Archive for Wednesday, May 2, 2001

Arts calendar

May 2, 2001

5/3
Thursday
The Bottleneck, 737 New Hampshire, Lawrence. Tonight: Rex Hobart, The Tares, Dutch. Friday: MU 330, The Lawrence Arms, Big D & The Kids Table. Saturday: Melvins, Hank Williams III.
University Dance Company with Cohan/Suzeau, 8 p.m., Lied Center, Lawrence. Also May 4.
"Cold War: Promise and Fear in the 1950s," through Dec. 30, Johnson County Museum of History, 6305 Lackman, Shawnee.
"Winslow Homer and the Critics: Forging a National Art in the 1870s," through May 6, Nelson-Atkins Museum of Art, 4525 Oak, Kansas City, Mo. Also lectures and tours.
"Women Artists and the Space of Femininity ca. 1700-1900" exhibit, Helen Foresman Spencer Museum of Art, University of Kansas, Lawrence, through May 20. Other exhibits through June 3: "Remembering the Family Farm: 150 Years of American Prints," and "Metaphor and Irony: Czech Scenic and Costume Designs 1920-1999."
"See How America Grew" exhibit, through June 24, Crown Center, 2450 Grand Blvd., Kansas City, Mo.
"Alexander and the Terrible, Horrible, No Good, Very Bad Day," The Coterie, 2450 Grand, Crown Center, Kansas City, Mo. Through May 20. Performances at 10 a.m. and noon Wednesdays-Fridays, 7 p.m. Saturdays and 2 p.m. Sundays.
"Violet," 8 p.m. Johnson County Community College, 12345 College Blvd., Overland Park. Also 8 p.m. May 4-5 and 2 p.m. May 6.
"Over the River and Through the Woods," with Marion Ross and Paul Michael, through June 24, The New Theatre Restaurant, 9229 Foster, Overland Park. Meals begin at 6 p.m. Tuesdays-Saturdays and noon Sundays.

5/4
Friday
Milt Able Trio, 5:30 p.m.-8:30 p.m., Nelson-Atkins Museum of Art, 4525 Oak, Kansas City, Mo. Also May 11, 18 and 25.

5/5
Saturday
Glen's Opry, Branson-style country music, 7:30 p.m.-10 p.m., Fourth and Main streets, Tonganoxie.
Art Tougeau parade, noon, South Park, 11th and Massachusetts streets, Lawrence.
Sons of the Desert, 7:30 p.m., Ottawa Municipal Auditorium, Third and Hickory streets, Ottawa.
Cinco de May Fiesta, with crafts, food, entertainment, 11 a.m.-5 p.m., and dance with DJ, 8 p.m.-11 p.m., Kansas Expocentre, 17th Street and Topeka Boulevard, Topeka.
Prairie Arts Market opens, Reynolds General Store, Old Jefferson Town, U.S. Highway 59, Oskaloosa.
"Three Minutes or Less," 8 p.m., Lawrence Community Theatre, 1501 New Hampshire, Lawrence.
"The Mikado," Lyric Opera of Kansas City, 1029 Central, Kansas City, Mo. Also May 7, 9, 11 and 13. Performances at 7:30 p.m. Mondays-Wednesdays, 8 p.m. Fridays-Saturdays and 2 p.m Sundays

5/6
Sunday
Art in the Park, South Park, 11th and Massachusetts streets, Lawrence. Various artist booths, food and entertainment.
Mid-America Train Meet, Show and Sale, 9 a.m.-2 p.m., Reardon Civic Center, Fifth Street and Minnesota Avenue, Kansas City, Kan.
"Secular and Sacred," University of Kansas Combined Choirs and KU Symphony Orchestra, 2:30 p.m., Lied Center.

5/7
Monday
Spring Jazz Blowout, 7:30 p.m., The Jazzhaus, 926 1/2 Mass.

5/9
Wednesday
The Granada, 1020 Massachusetts, Lawrence. Tonight: Harvest of the Arts Benefit. May 18: Ron Jeremys, S&M sideshow.

5/10
Thursday
BR5-49, Liberty Hall, 644 Massachusetts, Lawrence.

5/11
Friday
Paul Taylor Dance Company, Johnson County Community College, 12345 College Blvd., Overland Park. Also May 12.
"Over the Tavern," American Heartland Theatre Co., Crown Center, 2450 Grand Blvd., Kansas City, Mo.
Through June 24. Show times: 8 p.m. Tuesdays-Saturdays and 2 p.m. Sundays.


5/12
Saturday
Annual Doll Show and Sale, 10 a.m.-4 p.m., Kansas Expocentre, 17th Street and Topeka Boulevard, Topeka.
Glen's Opry, Branson-style country music, 7:30 p.m.-10 p.m., Fourth and Main streets, Tonganoxie.

5/13
Sunday
Thomas Kinkade, 4:30 p.m.-5:30 p.m., Oak Park Mall, 11411 W. 95th St., Overland Park.
Styx, Bad Company, 6 p.m., Sandstone Amphitheatre, Bonner Springs.

5/14
Monday
"Anything Goes," with Topeka Festival Singers, 8 p.m., Washburn University, 19th and Washburn streets, White Concert Hall, Topeka.

5/15
Tuesday
"Cow-eidoscope" exhibit, through Aug. 27, Crown Center, 2450 Grand Blvd., Kansas City, Mo.

5/19
Saturday
Glen's Opry, Branson-style country music, 7:30 p.m.-10 p.m., Fourth and Main streets, Tonganoxie.
aha! dance theatre. Today: "Something Missing," for ages 4 and older, 2 p.m., Rose Theater, Rockhurst High School, 9301 State Line Road, Kansas City, Mo. May 20: "In and Out of Time," 7:30 p.m., same location.
Summertime Arts and Crafts, 10 a.m.-5 p.m., Antioch Park, 6501 Antioch Road, Shawnee.

5/24
Thursday
"Beauty and the Beast," Music Hall, 301 W. 13th St., Kansas City, Mo. Through June 4.

5/26
Saturday
Celebration of Cultures festival, downtown Topeka.
Glen's Opry, Branson-style country music, 7:30 p.m.-10 p.m., Fourth and Main streets, Tonganoxie.

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