Weekend events: Laughing Feet Performers, ‘Hello Dolly’
03/12/2014 5:13 PM
08/08/2014 10:34 AM
‘The World at Our Feet’
Laughing Feet Performers is having its spring variety show, “The World at Our Feet,” at 7:30 p.m. Friday and Saturday ($10), and 2 p.m. Sunday ($8) at the Mary Jane Teall Theater in Century II, 225 W. Douglas. Laughing Feet was formed to foster relationships between individuals with special needs and their typical peers, and to give performance opportunities to people who usually wouldn’t have them. Tickets are available at www.wichitatix.com and 316-219-4849.
Author to read, sign books at Watermark
Julene Bair, author of “The Ogallala Road: A Memoir of Love and Reckoning,” will be at Watermark Books & Cafe on Friday to read from and sign copies of her book. The free event begins at 6 p.m. In “The Ogallala Road,” Bair recounts her struggles to take over her family’s farm in western Kansas after her father dies. Bair also tells a tale of romantic love, as she meets Ward, a rancher from Kansas’ Smoky Valley. As a single parent, Bair hopes that Ward will step in and become the father that her son needs. For more info, contact Watermark Books & Cafe, 4701 E. Douglas, at 316-682-1181.
‘Hello Dolly’ by the Sunrise Christian Academy
The Sunrise Christian Academy is performing the musical classic “Hello Dolly” at the Orpheum Theatre, 200 N. Broadway. Shows are 7 p.m. Friday, and 2 p.m. and 7 p.m. Saturday. For tickets, call 316-744-9262 or visit www.sunrisechristianstore.com. Prices are $5 for students, $6 for seniors and $7 for adults (add one dollar at the door).
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