Arts events list (Nov. 15, 2013)
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Prairie Window Concert Series at Dyck
Dyck Arboretum 177 W. Hickory St. in Hesston will be the site on Sunday of a concert by Joy Kills Sorrow, a group that will perform as part of the venue’s Prairie Window Concert Series. The group, which recently appeared on “A Prairie Home Companion,” is known for its roots music. The concert is at 4 p.m. on Sunday in the arboretum’s new Prairie Pavilion overlooking the lake. Food will be available for purchase during intermission. Tickets are $20 for adults and $10 for children and can be reserved by calling 620-327-8127.
‘Into the Woods’ at Newman
Newman University’s music and theater departments will team up for a performance of “Into the Woods,” a musical that features music and lyrics by Stephen Sondheim. The show, with music and lyrics by Stephen Sondheim, weaves traditional fair tales such as “Cinderella,” “Little Red Riding Hood,” “Rapunzel” and “Jack and the Beanstock,” into one musical story. Performance times are 8 p.m. Thursday through Nov. 23 and 2 p.m. Nov. 24. in the DeMattias Performance Hall, 3100 W. McCormick St. Tickets are $12, $10 for seniors, military members and Newman faculty and staff, $5 for students and free for Newman students with ID.
‘After Tiller’ at the Orpheum
Tallgrass Film Association is bringing “After Tiller,” a documentary about four doctors who were colleagues of the late Wichita physician George Tiller, to the Orpheum on Wednesday. Filmmakers Martha Shane and Lana Wilson will be on hand to answer questions. The screening is at 7:30 p.m., and tickets are $10, $8 for students, teachers, seniors and members of the Tallgrass Film Association. They’re available at the door or online at www.wichitaorpheum.com.