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Archive for Saturday, July 13, 2002

Broadway show, Michael Feldman enliven Lied Center this weekend

July 13, 2002

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Plays, musicals and concerts are heating up stages across the area. Here are some events you might want to check out:

Today

Farm Heritage Days and benefit auction, 9 a.m.-5 p.m., The National Agricultural Center and Hall of Fame, 630 Hall of Fame Drive, Bonner Springs.

"Whad'Ya Know," live national radio show, 9:30 a.m. to noon, Lied Center, KU.

Kansa Prairie Quilters of Oskaloosa quilt show, 10 a.m.-3 p.m., Presbyterian Church, 105 Jefferson, Oskaloosa.

Seventh Annual Lenexa Midnight Bike Ride, midnight, Old Town Lenexa, Lenexa.

"Alice in Wonderland," 2 p.m., Theatre for Young America, Mission Center Mall, 4881 Johnson Drive, Mission.

Memories & Milestones, 2 p.m., Reynolds General Store, Old Jefferson Town village, Oskaloosa. Antique appraisals from 2 p.m. to 4 p.m. in the museum building.

Larry Smith and Judy Coder, 6:30 p.m., Glen's Opry, Fourth and Main streets, downtown Tonganoxie.

"Salute! A Festival of Wine and Food," 6:30 p.m.-10:30 p.m., Lawrence Holidome.

Blondie, 7 p.m., Verizon Wireless Amphitheater, Bonner Springs.

Summerfest 2002, 7 p.m., Westport Presbyterian Church, 201 Westport Road, Kansas City, Mo.

"Prairie Fire, Parts I and II," by University Theatre, 7:30 p.m., Crafton-Preyer Theatre, Murphy Hall, KU.

"Fully Committed," 8 p.m., Unicorn Theatre, 3823 Main St., Kansas City, Mo.

"You're a Good Man, Charlie Brown," 8 p.m., American Heartland Theatre Co., Crown Center, 2450 Grand Blvd., Kansas City, Mo.

"Hello Dolly," 8 p.m., Topeka Civic Theatre, Gage and S.W. Eighth streets, Topeka.

"Talley's Folly," 8 p.m., Carnegie Cultural Center, Fifth and Main streets, Ottawa.

James Ward, 8 p.m., Blue Room, American Jazz Museum, 18th and Vine streets, Kansas City, Mo.

Comedian Neil Hamburger, 9 p.m., Replay Lounge, 946 Mass.

Sunday

Farm Heritage Days and benefit auction, 9 a.m.-5 p.m., The National Agricultural Center and Hall of Fame, 630 Hall of Fame Drive, Bonner Springs.

"You're a Good Man, Charlie Brown," 2 p.m., American Heartland Theatre Co., Crown Center, 2450 Grand Blvd., Kansas City, Mo.

"Alice in Wonderland," 2 p.m., Theatre for Young America, Mission Center Mall, 4881 Johnson Drive, Mission.

"The Substitute Bride," Kairo on the Kaw, 2 p.m., Lawrence Community Theatre, 1501 N.H.

Harpers of the Prairie, 3 p.m., Marvin Auditorium, Topeka and Shawnee County Public Library, 1515 S.W. 10th St., Topeka.

"Fully Committed," 3 p.m., Unicorn Theatre, 3823 Main St., Kansas City, Mo.

Elizabeth Egbert Berghout, university carillonneur, 5 p.m., Campanile, KU.

Summerfest 2002, 5 p.m., St. Mary's Episcopal Church, 1301 Holmes, Kansas City, Mo.

Lawrence Barn Dance Assn. Family Dance, dance at 4 p.m., potluck at 5:30 p.m., Ecumenical Christian Ministries, 1204 Oread.

"Lullaby of Broadway," 8 p.m., Lied Center, KU.

"Prairie Fire, Parts I and II," 7:30 p.m., Crafton-Preyer Theatre, Murphy Hall, KU.

Swing dance, 9 p.m.-1 a.m., with salsa and swing lessons from 7 p.m.-9 p.m., Dance Academy, 1117 Mass.

Ongoing

Topeka Zoo, 10 a.m.-5 p.m. weekdays, 10 a.m.-6 p.m. Saturdays and 11 a.m.-6 p.m. Sundays, Topeka Zoo, 635 S.W. Gage Blvd., Topeka.

"Postcards from the Past: Preserving the Built Environment," through Wednesday, Old Depot Museum, 135 W. Tecumseh, Ottawa.

"Printed Art and Social Radicalism," through July 21, Helen Foresman Spencer Museum of Art, KU.

Quilt 2001 Contemporary Quilts, through July 28, Mulvane Art Museum, Washburn University, 17th and Jewell streets, Topeka.

"FLASH! The AP Covers the World," through July 28, Harry S. Truman Library, U.S. Highway 24 and Delaware Street, Independence, Mo.

"From Reservation to Corporate Office: A Donation of Southwest Art" and "Early Us (and Them) in Africa," through Aug. 18, Museum of Anthropology, KU.

"Geometric Abstractions: Quilts 1870 to 1990 from the Collection," through Aug. 18, Helen Foresman Spencer Museum of Art, KU.

"Rodin's Obsession: The Gates of Hell," through Aug. 25, Marianna Kistler Beach Museum of Art, Kansas State University, 701 Beach Lane, Manhattan.

"Abandoned in Place," Kansas Cosmosphere and Space Center, through Aug. 31, 1100 N. Plum, Hutchinson.

"Frederick J. Brown: Portraits in Jazz, Blues and other Icons," through Sept. 1, The Kemper Museum of Contemporary Art, 4420 Warwick Blvd., Kansas City, Mo.

"Fish, Flower and Flying Things: Nature at the Spencer Museum," through Sept. 1, Helen Foresman Spencer Museum of Art, KU.

"Hubble Telescope: New Views of the Universe," through Sept. 2, Union Station-Science City, Pershing Road and Main Street, Kansas City, Mo.

"Night Life/Day Trips: Paintings by Ellen Pearce" and "Rhett Johnson: Beyond Lost." through Sept. 8, Albrecht-Kemper Museum of Art, 2818 Frederick Blvd., St. Joseph, Mo.

"Tour: 40 Demonic Heads by Robert Gonzalez," through Sept. 15, Marianna Kistler Beach Museum of Art, Kansas State University, 701 Beach Lane, Manhattan.

"Truman's Chryslers,'" through September, Harry S. Truman Library, U.S. Highway 24 and Delaware Street, Independence, Mo.

"Till Freiwald," through Oct. 6, The Kemper Museum of Contemporary Art, 4420 Warwick Blvd., Kansas City, Mo.

"Drawing Figures," through Oct. 20, Helen Foresman Spencer Museum of Art, KU.

"Amelia Earhart: Icon in Advertising," through October, Atchison County Historical Society Museum, 200 S. 10th St., Atchison.

"History of Corinthian Hall," through December, Kansas City Museum, 3218 Gladstone Blvd., Kansas City, Mo.

"Circus Magicus," through Jan. 5, Union Station-Science City, Pershing Road and Main Street, Kansas City, Mo.

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