Local artist Todd Whipple is completing a series of four murals on First and Second streets in Old Town. The project, which was started last fall, features designs in the railroad underpass on both streets.
Metropolitan Ballet, a new local dance company, announced Thursday afternoon Jill Landrith will head it. Landrith was well-known locally as Ballet Wichita's artistic director for 20 years until she retired in 2017.
The Wichita Art Museum on Saturday opens "Cameo in Context: Charlotte Potter and April Surgent," a custom-curated exhibition by Vicki Halper, former curator of the Seattle Art Museum. It runs at the museum through Sept. 9.
Shonica Gooden, who plays a lounge singer hiding in a convent in Music Theatre Wichita's "Sister Act,' is mesmerizing, choreographer says. "I paid like a million dollars to see ‘Hamilton,’ and the only person I saw was her."
Artist Josh Tripoli and Rebekah Lewis painted a mural in Gallery Alley in downtown Wichita with the help of volunteers. The art project was inspired to get young people downtown and get people excited about their city. (May 29, 2017)
Former students of the Friends University ballet program are incredulous at the sudden departure of its founders, Stan and Sharon Rogers, and they say the move raises questions about the program's future.
Timothy Hughes played the Strong Man in "The Greatest Showman" film, and he's currently in the cast of "Frozen" on Broadway. But before that, he spent two summers with Music Theatre Wichita at Century II.
Larned High School, in central Kansas, made it to the semi-finals of the Vans Custom Culture contest by designing two pairs of shoes — one that's "off the wall" and another with "local flavor." The students now want your votes.
Workers will be installing a painted simulated median on Douglas Street between Washington and Hydraulic on Friday. The median will include the bright geometric design of the Douglas Design District. One day a concrete median will go there.