“August: Osage County,” play showing an American dysfunctional family drama with humor, cruelties and kindness, Thu.-Feb. 15, Wichita Community Theatre, 258 N. Fountain. Shows 8 p.m. Thu.-Sat., 7 p.m. Sun. Tickets $14, $12 military, seniors and students. Call 316-686-1282.
“Good News,” musical comedy, 7:30 p.m. Thu.-Sat., Friends University Sebits Auditorium. Tickets $11, $9 seniors/students. Call 316-295-5357.
Live in HD: “Offenbach’s Les Contes d’Hoffmann,” opera, 11:55 a.m. Sat., Murdock Theatre, 536 N. Broadway. Tickets $23, $21 seniors, $18 students with ID, $13 ages 7-17. Call 316-263-166.
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“Always … Patsy Cline,” based on a true story, humor, sadness and reality, Thu.-March 29, Roxy’s Downtown, 412 1/2 E. Douglas. Shows 7 p.m. Thu.-Sun. Tickets $25. Call 316-265-4400.
“Sister Act,” musical comedy, 7:30 p.m. Feb. 3-5, presented by Theater League, Century II Concert Hall. Tickets $35-$75. Call 316-219-4849.
“Radium Girls,” play, 7:30 p.m. Feb. 5-6, Southeast High School, 903 S. Edgemoor. Tickets $6, $5 students/seniors. Call 316-973-2700.
“Honk,” Hans Christian Andersen’s musical adaptation of “The Ugly Duckling,” 7 p.m. Feb. 5-6, 2 & 7 p.m. Feb. 7, Isely Traditional Magnet Elementary School, 5256 N. Woodlawn in Bel Aire. Tickets $11, $9 students/seniors. Call 316-973-8200.
“My Sweetheart Is Smokin’ Hot or The Valentine’s Day From Hell,” Feb. 5-March 28, Mosley Street Melodrama, 234 N. Mosley. Tickets $28 dinner/show, $24 seniors, $22 ages 12 and under, $18 show only. Call 316-263-0222.
Disney in Concert, presented by Salina Symphony, 4 p.m. Sun., Stiefel Theatre, 151 S. Santa Fe in Salina. Tickets $27.75-$37.75. Call 785-827-1998.
Ariel Pocock, piano, presented by Rising Star Showcase, 3 p.m. Sun., Wiedemann Hall, WSU. Tickets $7, WSU students free. Call 316-978-3233.
Aleksander Sternfeld-Dunn, jazz bass, Faculty Artist Series, 7:30 p.m. Tue., Wiedemann Hall WSU. Tickets $7, WSU students free. Call 316-978-3233.
St. Louis Brass, concert, 11 a.m. Thu., Bethel College Fine Arts Center, 300 E. 27th North in North Newton, free; 7:30 p.m. Hesston Mennonite Church, 309 S. Main in Hesston. Tickets $17-$20. Information and tickets, www.hesstonbethel.org or 620-327-8158.
Choral Connections Concert, guest Kevin Fenton, 7:30 p.m. Feb. 5, Friends University Sebits Auditorium. Tickets $7, $5 students/seniors. Call 316-295-5000.
Don Williams Tribute, featuring Rusty Rierson, Feb. 7, Prairie Rose Chuckwagon Supper, 15231 SW Parallel in Benton. Gates open 5 p.m., 6:30 p.m. dinner. Tickets $40. Call 316-778-2121.
Cantus, men’s vocal ensemble, 7:30 p.m. Feb. 8, Stiefel Theatre, 151 S. Santa Fe in Salina. Tickets $28-$42. Call 785-827-1998.
Delano Chamber Brass, 3 p.m. Feb. 8, West Side Baptist Church, 304 S. Seneca. Free; donations accepted. Call 316-259-0467.
Rodeo Drive Designer Rack Sale, clothing and handbags, 5:30-9:30 p.m. Tue., Wichita Center for the Arts, 9112 E. Central. Tickets $30 in advance, $35 at the door. Ages 21 and over. Proceeds will go to the Wichita Center for the Arts. Call 316-634-2787.
Women’s Association of the Wichita Symphony Luncheon, music provided by Wichita Youth Repertory Orchestra and Time for Three, 11:30 a.m. Fri., Wichita Country Club, 8501 E. 13th St. Tickets $17. Call 316-634-2882.
Fine Arts and Communication Open House, vocal and instrumental music, dance and Biennial Faculty Art Show, hosted by Friends of the Arts, 5 p.m. Fri., E.B. White Gallery and College Theatre, Butler County Community College, 901 S. Haverhill Road in El Dorado. Food and beverages will be provided. Free. Call 316-733-2222.
Kansas Day Open House, demonstrators, birthday cake and other activities, 1-3 p.m. Sat., Smoky Hill Museum, 211 W. Iron in Salina. Free. Call 785-309-5776.
Kansas Day Program, music by the Prairie Rose Rangers, the Crowsons, the Home Rangers and book signing of “999 Kansas Characters,” by Dave Webb, Terry Rombeck and Beccy Tanner, 2-3 p.m. Sat., The Wichita-Sedgwick County Historical Museum, 204 S. Main. Free. Call 316-265-9314.
For the Kids, local and statewide musicians, singers, poets, wine and hors d’oeuvres, 7-10 p.m. Sat., Kansas African American Museum, 601 N. Water. Admission $7 nonmembers, $5 members. Must be 18 to enter and 21 to drink. Proceeds benefit the museum to fund programming for kids. Call 316-262-7651.
Craftapalooza & Vintage Market, shopping extravaganza featuring jewelry, antique decor, vintage bliss and other items, 10 a.m.-4 p.m. Sat., Century II Exhibition Hall. Admission $3, ages 12 and under free. Information, www.montagefestivals.com.
Up Close & Personal Valentine’s Gala, concert, dinner, dance and auction, 6 p.m. Feb. 7 Rolling Hills Country Club, 223 S. Westlink. Tickets $100. Call 316-722-4273.
Viola Lions Club Sausage Supper, 3-7 p.m. Feb. 7, Viola Community Hall, 29610 W. 95th S. in Viola. Tickets $9, $10 at the door, $5 ages 5-10, ages 5 and under free. Call 620-584-6533.
Family Fun Fair, winter garden party with crafts, games and hands-on activities, 10 a.m.-1 p.m. Feb. 7 Botanica, The Wichita Gardens, 701 Amidon. Included in admission. Call 316-264-0448.
Consecration Worship Service, presented by Kansas Central Jurisdiction, choir, worship and financial workshop. 7 p.m. Friday speaker D.L. Crowley; 10 a.m. Saturday,workshop, noon speaker Evangelist Theodis Williams. First Church of God in Christ, 1418 N. Piatt. Call 316-265-8715.
Kansas Skies, photographs by Nathan Patrick, 7 a.m.-2 a.m. Sun., Vagabond Coffee House, 614 W. Douglas. Hours 7 a.m.-2 a.m. daily. Free. Call 316-303-1110.
Curator’s Talk, “Looking at American Daguerreotypes,” by Keith F. Davis, 6 p.m. Thu., Wichita Art Museum, 1400 W. Museum Blvd. Free. Call 316-268-4921.
“Creative Perspectives,” surrealist works by Charles Gaynor, reception 5-9 p.m., artist talk 7:30 p.m. Fri., exhibit through Feb. 21, CityArts, 334 N. Mead. Hours 9 a.m.-9 p.m. Mon.-Fri., 9 a.m.-4 p.m. Sat. Free. Call 316-350-3245.
Keepers on Parade, showcase of the work of local artists, 6-8 p.m. Fri., Mid-America All Indian Center, 650 N. Seneca. Free. Call 316-350-3340.
“Marked by the Way,” photography by Katie Maher, exhibit Fri.-Feb. 21, CityArts, 334 N. Mead. Hours 9 a.m.-9 p.m. Mon.-Fri., 9 a.m.-4 p.m. Sat. Free. Call 316-350-3245.
“Drawn,” featured artists Sean Carey, Don Coons, Steve Costs, Paul Eck and Dale Roark, exhibit through Fri., Art Room, 114 N. Main in El Dorado. Hours 10 a.m.-5 p.m. Mon.-Fri. Free. Call 316-321-3223.
Heather Powell, media painting and drawing, reception 5 p.m. Fri., exhibit through Feb. 13, Riney Fine Arts Gallery, Friends University. Free. Call 316-295-5677.
Seasons of the Flint Hills: Winter Exhibition, paintings, by artist Judith Mackey, exhibit through Sat., Flint Hills Gallery, 321 S. Broadway in Cottonwood Falls. Hours 10 a.m.-4 p.m. Mon.-Sat. Free. Call 620-273-6454.
Bob Regier: A Retrospective, six decades of artwork in a variety of medium, exhibit through Sat., 11 a.m.-2 p.m., Carriage Factory Art Gallery, 128 E. 6th St. in Newton. Hours noon-5 p.m. Tue.-Fri., 10 a.m.-5 p.m. Sat. Call 316-284-2749.
Lyda Andrews, abstract artist, oil paintings, exhibit Sat.-Feb. 28, Gallery XII, 412 E. Douglas. Hours 10 a.m.-4 p.m. Mon.-Sat. Free. Call 316-267-5915.
Mundi Group, art exhibit through Feb. 1, Gallery at Larksfield Place, 7373 E. 29th North. Hours 9 a.m.-6 p.m. daily. Free. Call 316-636-1000.
“The Gleaming Detail,” Creative Rush First Tuesday Talk, 6:30 p.m. Feb. 3, Wichita Art Museum, 1400 W. Museum Blvd. Free. Call 316-268-4921.
“Photographic Wonders: American Daguerreotypes,” featuring 82 daguerreotypes from the Nelson-Atkins Museum of Art and offer a glimpse into a long-gone epoch in imagery, opening party 7 p.m. Feb. 7, exhibit through May 10, Wichita Art Museum, 1400 W. Museum Blvd. Hours 10 a.m.-5 p.m. Tue.-Sat., noon-5 p.m. Sun. Admission for party, $10, members free. Museum admission $7; $5 seniors, $3 students and youth ages 5-17; members free. Saturdays free admission. Call 316-268-4921.
“Colored Pencils & Pastels, artists Janet Aiken, Eric Hayes and Susan Fellows, reception 6-8 p.m. Feb. 7, exhibit through March 31, Art Room, 114, 114 N. Main in El Dorado. Hours 10 a.m.-5 p.m. Mon.-Fri. or by appointment. Free. Call 316-321-3223.
Japanese Woodblock Print, exhibit Feb. 7-June 7, Wichita Center for the Arts, 9112 E. Central. Hours 1-5 p.m. Tue.-Sun. Free. Call 316-634-2787.
“Between You and Me: Artists’ Portraits of Friends and Family,” contemplate the nature of emotional ties and how they can be the catalyst for the creative process exhibit through Feb. 10, 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 youth ages 5-17; members free. Saturdays free admission. Call 316-268-4921.
“Living with Less,” photographs by Marydorsey Wanless, exhibit through Feb. 20, the Gallery, Kansas Wesleyan University, 100 E. Claflin in Salina. Hours 9 a.m.-9 p.m. Mon.-Fri., Sat.-Sun. by appointment. Gallery Talk with the artist, noon Tue., Guests are encouraged to bring a sack lunch. Drinks and snacks will be provided. First Thursday reception 5-7 p.m. Feb. 5. Free. Call 785-827-5541, ext. 5166.
“Melange Block,” by Denise Low, poetry reading, 6 p.m. Tue., Watermark Books and Cafe, 4701 E. Douglas. Free. Call 316-682-1181.
“The Testing,” by Joelle Charbonneau, 6 p.m. Feb. 2, Watermark Books and Cafe, 4701 E. Douglas. Free. 316-682-1181.