Archive for Saturday, November 2, 2002

Blues Revue benefit tops area offerings

November 2, 2002

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The Ninth Annual Blues Revue features musical acts such as Blues 88 and Music Row. Tonight's event benefits Toys for Tots. Here are some other area activities this weekend:

Today

Farmers Market, 7:30 a.m.-11:30 a.m., 10th and Vermont streets.

"Wings in Wyandotte," 9 a.m., The Mr. & Mrs. F.L. Schlagle Library, 4051 West Drive, Wyandotte County Lake Park, Kansas City, Kan.

Farkleberry Farm movie screenings, 10 a.m. and 11:30 a.m., City Stage Theatre at Union Station, Pershing Road and Main Street, Kansas City, Mo.

Southwestern Bell Telephone's Pioneer Day, 11 a.m.-3 p.m., Douglas County 4-H Fairgrounds, Building 1, 2120 Harper St.

Kansas University football game vs. Kansas State University, 1 p.m., Memorial Stadium.

"Chicken Little," 2 p.m., Theatre for Young America, 4881 Johnson Drive, Mission.

"Meet Me at the Museum" tour, 2 p.m., The Kemper Museum of Contemporary Art, 4420 Warwick Blvd., Kansas City, Mo.

"The Democratic Republic of the Congo: History and Traditions," lecture, 2 p.m.-4 p.m., Nelson-Atkins Museum of Art, 4525 Oak, Kansas City, Mo.

"Space Base Alpha-Beta," 3 p.m., The Mr. & Mrs. F.L. Schlagle Library, 4051 West Drive, Wyandotte County Lake Park, Kansas City, Kan.

Americana Music Academy community acoustic jam, 3:30 p.m.-5:30 p.m., Aimee's Coffee House, 1025-A Mass., 830-9640.

Ninth Annual Blues Revue/Toys for Tots Benefit, featuring Lee McBee and the Confessors, The Mezcal Brothers, Blue 88, Music Row, 7 p.m., Liberty Hall, 642 Mass.

Billy Ebeling and The Late For Dinner Band, 7 p.m.-10 p.m., Jazz: A Louisiana Kitchen, 119th Street and Strang Line Road, Overland Park.

Live jazz, featuring Mr. Van's Jazz Band, 7 p.m.-10:30 p.m., Bichelmeyer's Steakhouse Restaurant, 427 E. Fourth St., Tonganoxie.

Branson-style country music, 7:30 p.m.-10 p.m., Glen's Opry, Fourth and Main streets, Tonganoxie.

"Always in the End the Truth," University Theatre, 7:30 p.m., Inge Theatre, Murphy Hall, KU.

Smokey Robinson, 7:30 p.m., Ameristar Casino Hotel, 8201 N.E. Birmingham Road, North Kansas City, Mo.

"Iphigenia at Aulis," University Theatre, 7:30 p.m., Inge Theatre, Murphy Hall, KU.

Kottonmouth Kings, Mix Mob, 7:30 p.m., The Beaumont, 4050 Pennsylvania Ave., Kansas City, Mo.

"Opus Cactus," MOMIX, Carlsen Center Dance Series, 8 p.m., Johnson County Community College, 12345 College Blvd., Overland Park.

"The Shape of Things," 8 p.m., Unicorn Theatre, 3823 Main St., Kansas City, Mo.

"A Shayna Maidel," 8 p.m., Topeka Civic Theatre and Academy, 3028 S.W. Eighth Ave., Topeka.

Greg Meise Quartet with Millie Edwards, 8:30 p.m., The Blue Room, The American Jazz Museum, 18th and Vine streets, Kansas City, Mo.

John Brown's Body, 9 p.m., The Bottleneck, 737 N.H.

Good Advice, Panacea, 9 p.m., Paradise Cafe, 728 Mass.

Billy Spears Band, 9 p.m., Stu's Midtown Tavern, 925 Iowa.

State Law, 9 p.m., Abe & Jake's Landing, 8 E. Sixth St.

Groupo Aztlan, 9 p.m., The Madrid Theatre, 3810 Main St., Kansas City, Mo.

Rusty Zinn and the Dynatones, 9 p.m., Grand Emporium, 3832 Main St., Kansas City, Mo.

Erfman, Totimoshi, Jumbo's Killcrane, 9 p.m., Davey's Uptown, 3402 Main St., Kansas City, Mo.

Legendary Pink Dots, Origami Galaktika, 9 p.m., The Hurricane, 4048 Broadway, Kansas City, Mo.

Honey Tongue, 10 p.m., The Jazzhaus, 926 1/2 Mass.

Sunday

Mulvane Art Museum benefit antique and fine art auction, 1 p.m., Bradbury Thompson Center, Washburn University campus, Topeka.

"Opus Cactus," MOMIX, Carlsen Center Dance Series, 2 p.m., Johnson County Community College, 12345 College Blvd., Overland Park.

"Chicken Little," 2 p.m., Theatre for Young America, 4881 Johnson Drive, Mission.

Galileo, 2:30 p.m.-3:30 p.m., Lawrence Public Library, 707 Vt.

Nordic Heritage Festival, 3 p.m.-8 p.m., Douglas County 4-H Fairgrounds, 2120 Harper St.

"Sesame Street Sing Along," with Roscoe Orman as "Gordon," 3 p.m., Folly Theater, 12th and Central streets, Kansas City, Mo.

"The Shape of Things," 3 p.m., Unicorn Theatre, 3823 Main St., Kansas City, Mo.

Concert Choir, Women's Chorale, 3 p.m., Swarthout Recital Hall, Murphy Hall, KU campus.

William Baker Festival Singers, 3 p.m., Redemptorist Church of Our Lady of Perpetual Help, 3333 Broadway, Kansas City, Mo.

Asleep at the Wheel, 7:30 p.m., The Beaumont, 4050 Pennsylvania Ave., Kansas City, Mo.

Lecture by Edmund Morris, 8 p.m., Presidential Lecture Series, Lied Center.

Lonnie Ray, 8 p.m., Teller's, 746 Mass.

Marcia Ball, 8 p.m., Abe & Jake's Landing, 8 E. Sixth St.

Mindless Self-Indulgence, Deadsy, 9 p.m., The Bottleneck, 737 N.H.

David Allen Coe, 9 p.m., The Madrid Theatre, 3810 Main St., Kansas City, Mo.

Jumbo's Killcrane, Toti Moshi, Weedeater, 10 p.m., Replay Lounge, 946 Mass.

Don Mumford and Friends, 10 p.m.-1:30 a.m., Eighth Street Tap Room, Eighth and New Hampshire streets.

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