Entertainment

Sunday Arts calendar (Nov. 6)

THEATER

"The Musical Comedy Murders of 1940,” 7 p.m. today, Wichita Community Theatre, 258 N. Fountain. Tickets $12, $10 for seniors, military and students. Information, 316-686-1282, www.wichitacommunitytheatre.com.

"The Coronation of Poppea," satirical opera sung in Italian with English subtitles, 7:30 p.m. Thu.-Sat., 2 p.m. Nov. 13, Wilner Auditorium, Wichita State University. Tickets $16, $14 for staff and seniors, $6 for students. Information, 316-978-3233 or www.wichita.edu/fineartsboxoffice.

"Goodnight Gracie! Did You Lose Your Garland?," Christmas themed melodrama, Thu.-Dec. 30, no shows on Nov. 24, Dec. 24-25. Matinee 1:50 p.m. Saturdays, Nov. 26-Dec. 23. Mosley Street Melodrama, 234 N. Mosley. Buffet 6:15 p.m. Thu.-Sat, curtain at 7:50. Dinner/show $26, $22 seniors 60 and older, $20 children under 12; show only, $16 all ages.

"Amazing Christmas," holiday musical comedy, Fri.-Dec. 22, Cabaret Oldtown, 412½ E. Douglas, Show 8 p.m. Thu.-Sat., doors open at 7. Tickets $19, holiday dinner/show $36, $21 show only. Call 316-265-4400.

"Hal Holbrook: Mark Twain Tonight," 7:30 p.m. Sat., Orpheum Theatre, 200 N. Broadway. Tickets $55.50-$62.50 orchestra, $45.50 mezzanine, $37.50 balcony. Tickets available at Select-a-Seat, 316-755-7328 or www.selectaseat.com.

"Road to Rouen," drama by Wichitan Anne Welsbacher, Nov. 16-20, Wichita Center for the Arts, Irene Vickers Baker Theatre, 9112 E. Central. Shows 8 p.m. Wed.-Sat., 2 p.m. Sunday. Tickets $62 members and seniors, individual tickets $20, $18 members and seniors, $10 students. Information, 316-634-2787 and www.wcfta.com.

"Pilgrim’s Progress," comic allegory about a traveler seeking the promised land, Nov. 17-20, Friends University, 2100 W. University. Show 7:30 p.m. Fri.-Sat. Tickets $8, $5 students/seniors. Call 316-295-5537.

"The Three Little Kittens," show only at 10 a.m. and 1:45 p.m. Thu., show only 10 a.m., noon (pizza served at 11:30 a.m.) and 7 p.m. (pizza served at 6:15 p.m.) Fri., noon (pizza served at 11:30 a.m.) Sat., Wichita Children’s Theatre & Dance Center, 201 Lulu. Cost for show $5.50, pizza and show $7. Call 316-262-2282.

"Tyler Perry’s The Haves and The Have Nots," 7:30 p.m. Nov. 22, Century II Concert Hall. Tickets $43.50, may be purchased at Century II Wichita TIX box office, by phone at 316-219-4849 or online at WichitaTIX.com.

MUSIC

Friends University Band Concert, featuring composer and conductor Larry Clark, 7:30 p.m. Mon., Sebits Auditorium, Friends University. Tickets $5, $3 students and seniors. Call 316-295-5677.

Cowley County Jazz Band and College Singers Concert, "Beatlemania" and "Big Band" jazz, 7 p.m. Tue., Cowley County Community College, Robert Brown Theatre, 125 S. Second St., Arkansas City. Free.

Jazz Vocal Ensemble & Jazz Ensemble II Concert, vocal and instrumental classics, 7:30 p.m. Fri., Sebits Auditorium, Friends University. Adults $8, students and seniors $5. Call 316-295-5677.

Delano Chamber Brass, 3 p.m. Nov. 13, West Side Baptist Church, 304 S. Seneca. Admission free; $10 donation requested.

ART EVENTS

The Mary Wilson Supremes Collection, exhibition of gowns worn by The Supremes, Nov. 13-Jan. 12, with a Supreme Holiday Party with Mary Wilson on Dec. 16, Wichita Art Museum, 1400 W. Museum Blvd. Cost $100 for the holiday party. Open 10 a.m.-5 p.m. Tue.-Sat., noon to 5 p.m. Sun. Admission $7, $5 for seniors, $3 for students, free for children under 5. Saturdays always free. Information, 316-268-4921.

Randy Regier, creator of Nu Penny, will explain his background, inspirations and plans for the future, 6 p.m. Nov. 18 at Bluebird Arthouse, 924 W. Douglas. Free. For more information, call 316-440-2960.

Terry Evans: Matfield Green Stories, photography exhibition highlighting people and places of the Flint Hills, through Nov. 27, Ulrich Museum of Art, WSU. Talk about exhibit and passion for the land, 6 p.m. Nov. 18. Galleries open 11 a.m.-5 p.m. Tue.-Fri., 1-5 p.m. Sat.-Sun. Free. Information, 316-978-3664.

Holiday Open House, 10 a.m.-5:30 p.m. Nov. 19, Infinity Art Glass Studio & Gallery, 120 N. Main, Benton. Design your own ornament and suncatcher, daily glassblowing demonstrations by Scott Hartley and studio tours. Call 316-778-2115 or 316-778-1705.

Anne Appleby, painting exhibition based on the study of elm trees, through Nov. 20, Ulrich Museum of Art, WSU, 1845 N. Fairmount. Galleries open 11 a.m.-5 p.m. Tue.-Fri., 1-5 p.m. Sat.-Sun. Free. Information, 316-978-3664.

"Keenan’s Perspective: The Photographic View of a Three-Year Old," digital photography exhibit, through Nov. 25, KU School of Medicine, William J. Reals Gallery of Art-East, 1010 N. Kansas. Hours 8 a.m.-5 p.m. Mon.-Fri. Free. Call 316-293-2643.

"Colorhythmics," featuring artists Brenda Lee Fox, Marilyn Johnson, Cindy Megonigle, Anne Smith, Brenda Yarnall, glassworks display by Bob Gent, through Nov. 30, Art Room, 114, 114 N. Main, El Dorado. Free. Hours 10 a.m.-5 p.m. Mon.-Fri. and by appointment on weekends. Information, 316-321-3223, byartroom@yahoo.com or www.artroom114.com.

"Fa’a Samoa: The Samoan Way, Photographs by Dr. Lowell Holmes," photograph exhibition and artifacts of the Samoan culture, through Dec. 2, Ablah Library, Wichita State University. Free. Information, 316-978-7068 or jerry.martin@wichita.edu.

"Wichita’s Smith Guitars - 18 Strings over Sedgwick County," rare examples of guitars made by the Smith Family, and "The Guitar Collection," exhibit of a newly published book describing a guitar and the world’s most remarkable guitars, through Dec. 31, Wichita-Sedgwick County Historical Museum, 204 S. Main. Admission $4, $2 ages 6-12, children under 6 free. Information, 316-265-9314 or wichitahistory.org.

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