‘Clybourne Park’ at Center for the Arts
Wichita Center for the Arts Theatre is opening a Pulitzer Prize-winning play called “Clybourne Park,” a drama that is inspired by Lorraine Hansberry’s classic “A Raisin in the Sun.” Performances are at 8 p.m. Wednesday through Feb. 15 and at 2 p.m. Feb. 16 at Wichita Center for the Arts, 9112 E. Central. The opening night show on Wednesday starts with a wine and cheese reception at 7 p.m., which is free with admission to the play. Tickets are $25 for adults, $20 for seniors and $15 for students by calling 316-315-0151 or by visiting Wichita Center for the Arts between 1 and 5 p.m. Monday through Friday.
The annual Valentine’s Benefit Powwow at the Mid-America All-Indian Center, 650 N. Seneca, is from 1 to 10 p.m. on Saturday. The free event will feature a day of traditional dancing. Donations will be accepted to support the 2014 American Indian Festival, scheduled for July 12-13. For more information, call 316-350-3340.
Bassoonist and Friends
Bassoonist Nancy Goeres will join the Friends University Concert Band for a show at 7:30 p.m. Monday in the Riney Fine Arts Center’s Sebits Auditorium. Goeres has played with the Pittsburgh Symphony Orchestra, the Florida Orchestra, the Caracas Philharmonic, and the Cincinnati Symphony. Tickets are $6 for adults, and $4 for seniors and students. They’re available at friends.edu/finearts, or by calling the Fine Arts Box Office at 316-295-5677.