Canadian Brass in town
Arts on Broadway will begin its 2012-13 season with a performance from the internationally recognized brass group Canadian Brass at 7:30 p.m. Friday at First United Methodist Church, 330 N. Broadway.
The famous quintet performs a variety of music styles, such as jazz, Renaissance and Baroque. It also focuses on educational outreach programs and will conduct a Masterclass for brass students at Wichita State University.
One of the founding members Chuck Daellenbach, has performed with the brass ensemble since the group was formed in 1970.
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Doors will open at 7 p.m. Tickets cost $25 and $40 and can be purchased at cbbyaob.eventbrite.com or by calling 316-684-1019. Student tickets cost $15 and must be purchased in person starting at 6:30 p.m.
Vocal jazz at Friends
The Friends University Jazz Vocal Ensemble, which is prepping for a performance at the Jazz Education Network Conference in Atlanta in January, will perform with the Jazz Vocal Ensemble II at 7:30 p.m. Friday in the Riney Fine Arts Center’s Sebits Auditorium, 2100 W. University Ave. Tickets for Friday’s show are $9 for adults and $6 for students and seniors. They are available online at friends.edu or by phone at 316-295-5677.
‘Pinkalicious’ the musical
Once Upon a Time Productions will put on a musical version of the popular children’s book “Pinkalicious” this weekend at the Wichita Children’s Theatre and Dance Center, 201 S. Lulu. Shows will be at 6:30 p.m.
Friday, noon Saturday; 10 a.m., noon, and 6:30 p.m. Nov. 16; and noon November 17 at the theater. The story focuses on pink-loving PinkaliciousW, who eats pink cupcakes until they turn her completely pink.
Families are encouraged to wear pink to the show. Pizza will be served a half an hour before the 6:30 p.m. Friday and noon Saturday shows. Tickets cost $7.50 for pizza and show or $6 for the show only. For more information, call 316-262-2282.