Sunday Arts calendar (Aug.17)

08/14/2014 4:44 PM

08/14/2014 4:44 PM


“Some Enchanted Evening,” musical, through Sat., Crown Uptown Dinner Theatre, 3207 E. Douglas. Shows Thu.-Sat., dinner 5-6:30 p.m., show 7:30 p.m.; lunch 11 a.m.-noon, show 12:30 p.m. Fri., . Tickets $25-$45 show only; $40-$60 dinner/show. Call 316-612-7696.

Diamond W Wranglers Western Dinner Show, western music, comedy and barbecue, 6:30 p.m. Sat., Empire House Theater at Old Cowtown, 1865 W. Museum Blvd. Tickets $30, $15 ages 3-12. Call 316-778-1751.

“Will You Still Love Me in the Morning?”, comedy, through Aug. 31, Kechi Playhouse, 100 E. Kechi Road in Kechi. Shows 8 p.m. Thu.-Sat. 2:30 p.m. Sun. Tickets $11 Thu. and Sun., $12 Fri.-Sat. Call 316-744-2152.

“John Wayne’s World” and “Studio 54” Musical Comedy Revue, through Sept. 6, Mosley Street Melodrama, 234 N. Mosley. Doors open 6 p.m., dinner 6:15 p.m., show 7:50 p.m. Thu.-Sat. $28 dinner/show, $18 show only. Call 316-263-0222.


Prairie Window Concert Series, “Red Molly,” program of the Dyck Arboretum of the Plains, 7 p.m. Fri., Newton Fox Theatre, 518 N. Main in Newton. Tickets $20, $10 kids. Call 620-327-8127.


“Ragamuffin: The Life Story of Rich Mullins,” movie and refreshments, 3 p.m. Sun., Aug. 24, Aug. 31, Sept. 7, Derby Bible Church, 321 S. Derby in Derby. Not suitable for young children. Free. Call 316-788-6773.

Fun With Fizz Wine Class, learn about the sparkling wines of the world and sample a variety of wines, 6 p.m. Tue., The Wichita Center for the Arts, 9112 E. Central. Cost $45 members, $55 nonmembers. Call 316-634-2787.

Kentucky Knife Fight, Christian Lee Hutson, Your Friend and The Travel Guide, performers, 8 p.m. Fri., Crown Uptown Theatre, 3207 E. Douglas. Tickets $8. Call 316-681-1556.

Fly Around Dine Around, Apollo astronauts, Shuttle astronauts, progressive dinner and world-famous reception, Fri.-Aug. 24, Kansas Cosmosphere & Space Center, 1100 N. Plum in Hutchinson. Cost: Fly Around Mission $30, $15 ages 4-11; progressive dinner $250; reception $40 members, $50 nonmembers. Proceeds will support Cosmosphere operational fundraising initiatives. Information, times and tickets, or 800-397-0330.

Christ’s Feet 5K, a benefit for the Kansas Food Banks’ Backpack for Kids program, 8 a.m. Sat., Sedgwick County Park, Shelter #1, 6501 W. 21st St. Sponsored by Aldersgate United Methodist Church. Cost $25. Call 316-722-8504.

Cut for a Cause Haircut-a-thon, a benefit for the Kansas American Diabetes Association, haircuts, brow sculpt and lip wax, 3-8 p.m. Aug. 27, Eric Fisher Academy, 6727 W. Central. Cost $5-$10. Call 316-440-5555.

Maravillas De Mexico, Mexican dancers and Mexican regional music, 5 p.m. and 8 p.m. Aug. 30, Orpheum Theatre, 200 N. Broadway. Sponsored by Our Lady of Pergetul Help Catholic Church. Tickets $20 in advance, $25 at the door. Call 316-263-633-3696 or 316-263-0884.

Beta Bash 2014, 5k run 9 a.m., one-mile fun run 10:30 a.m., celebration at noon, sand volleyball tournament, yard games, food and music, Aug. 30, Wichita State University, 1845 N. Fairmount. Dress up as your favorite childhood character. Proceeds benefit Make a Wish Kansas. Cost $20 for the run, $60 volleyball. Call 316-978-3195.

“Age of the Gunfighter,” gun fights, fast draw contests and historical re-enactments, 10 a.m.-5 p.m. Aug. 30, Old Cowtown Museum, 1864 W. Museum Blvd. Admission $7.75, $6.50 seniors, $6 ages 12-17, ages 4 and under free. Call 316-350-3323.


“Gesture and Expression: Isabel Bishop and the Fourteenth Street School,” paintings, drawings and prints depicting shop girls, vagrant men and teeming life around Union Square, noon-5 p.m. Sun., Wichita Art Museum, 1400 Museum Blvd. Admission $7, $5 seniors, $3 students and ages 5-17, under 5 free. Saturdays free. Call 316-268-4921.

Kim Casebeer, Carol Long, Deb Gilley, artists, landscape paintings, ceramics and printmaking, 1-5 p.m. Sun., Birger Sandzen Memorial Gallery, 401 N. First St. in Lindsborg. Hours 10 a.m.-5 p.m. Tue.-Sat., 1-5 p.m. Sun. Free. Call 785-227-2220.

Fine Art for the Wine Heart: Seurat’s “The Eiffel Tower,” painting while sipping wine, 7 p.m. Thu., Wichita Center for the Arts, 9112 E. Central. Painting supplies furnished. Cost $35 members, $45 nonmembers. Call 316-634-2787.

“Out of the Frame,” sculptured painting, life-size wildlife wall sculptures, southwestern designs by Joyce Crowley, opening reception 6:30-8 p.m. Thu., exhibit through Oct. 24, Derby Public Library, 1600 E. Walnut Grove in Derby. Hours 9 a.m.-8:30 p.m. Mon.-Thu., 9 a.m.-6 p.m. Fri., 9 a.m.-5 p.m. Sat., 1-5 p.m. Sun. Free. Call 316-788-0760.

National Small Oil Painting Exhibition, oil paintings, opening reception 5-7 p.m. Fri., exhibit through Oct. 19, Wichita Center for the Arts, 9112 E. Central. Hours 1-5 p.m. Tue.-Sun. Free. Call 316-634-2787.

“Welcome to My Abstract World,” by artist Vicki Mcllroy and various art by Shalo Maida, exhibit through Sat., Mead Street Gallery, 121 N. Mead. Hours 10 a.m.-4 p.m. Mon.-Fri., 10 a.m.-3 p.m. Sat. Free. Call 316-262-5192.

Crazy 8’s Small Works Invitational, featuring ceramics by Gordon Zahradnik, exhibit through Aug. 26, Gallery XII, 412 E. Douglas. Hours 10 a.m.-4 p.m. Mon.-Sat. Free. Call 316-267-5915.

Painting exhibit, by Shirley Gitchell-Johnson through Aug. 31, Hutchinson Art Association, 405 N. Washington in Hutchinson. Hours 9 a.m.-5 p.m. Tue.-Fri., 1-5 p.m. Sat.-Sun. Free. Call 620-663-1081.

“Night: Works on Paper,” prints are media for nocturnes and share characteristics with the night, exhibit through Aug. 31, Wichita Art Museum, 1400 W. Museum Blvd. Hours 10 a.m.-5 p.m. Tue.-Sat., noon-5 p.m. Sun. Admission $7, $5 seniors, $3 students and ages 5-17, under 5 free. Saturdays free. Call 316-268-4921.

“Kansas Landscapes,” artist George Jerkovich, exhibit through Aug. 31, Watson Gallery, Stiefel Theatre, 151 S. Santa Fe in Salina. The KU School of Medicine-Salina is co-sponsoring the event. Hours 9 a.m.-5 p.m. Mon.-Fri. Free. Call 785-493-1492.

Marissa Kucharek Photography, mixed media by Bruce Robinson, water color and acrylics by Jo Zakas and Bob Bayer, exhibit through Aug. 31, Artist Central, 5014 E. Central. Viewing by appointment. Free. Call 316-686-2266.

“New Work in Glass,” by Scott Garrelts, exhibit through Aug. 31, Fiber Studio, 418 S. Commerce. Viewing by appointment or by chance. Call 316-303-1996.


Wichita Community Theatre, auditions for “August Osage County,” 2:30 p.m.-5 p.m. Sat.-Aug. 24, at the theatre, 258 N. Fountain. Roles available for seven women ages 14-69 and six men ages 37-69. Information, or 316-686-1282.

Ballet Wichita Administrative Offices and Rehearsal Studios, auditions open to dancers ages 8 and older, noon-5:30 p.m. Aug. 24, at the studio, 1600 W. Douglas. Call 316-687-5880.

Orchestral auditions, for the Wichita Symphony, Sept. 5-7, Century II Performing Arts Center. Application deadline Aug. 27. Information and requirements, 316-267-5259 or

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