December 4, 2018, 10:00 AM - December 21, 2019, 5:00 PM @ Marianna Kistler Beach Museum of Art
One section of the Seaton Gallery will highlight the back-and-forth exchange of aesthetics and ideas between East and West through objects in the museum’s permanent collection, made by artists who traveled between the two regions. This project is a collaboration between curator Aileen June Wang and University of Kansas art history professors Sherry Fowler and Maki Kaneko.
February 5, 2019, 10:00 AM - April 27, 2019, 5:00 PM @ Marianna Kistler Beach Museum of Art
Pete Souza served as official photographer to presidents Reagan and Obama, and developed an abiding respect for both men. The artist’s intention is to have these images contribute civility and respect across party lines during lead-up to 2020 elections. Beach Museum is proud to be the first venue for this historic exhibition.
February 21, 2019, 7:30 PM - February 23, 2019, 11:00 PM @ McCain Auditorium
Confronting the role of the monarch in the balance between authority and chaos, "King Lear" reveals the beauty of selfless love, the heartache of betrayal and the descent of civilization into brutishness when selfless greed has run amuck. Founded in 1975, Actors from the London Stage is one of the oldest touring Shakespeare theater companies in the world.
February 22, 2019, 7:30 PM - February 23, 2019, 9:30 PM @ Columbian Theatre
"Life is a banquet, and most poor suckers are starving to death!:" The motto of Mame Dennis, one of musical theater's all-time greatest heroes in this brassy, tuneful, hilarious and touching adaptation of Patrick Dennis' bestseller, Auntie Mame. With spirit, humor and class, "Mame" is sure to thrill audiences for generations to come!
February 22, 2019, 7:30 PM - February 24, 2019, 10:00 PM @ Manhattan Arts Center
Touching and timeless drama, Thornton Wilder’s Pulitzer Prize-winning drama is a landmark American play. Set in Grover’s Corners, N.H., play follows the lives of the Gibbs and Webb families over 12 years. Wilder explores the universal truths about humanity, which never change from generation to generation. Directed by Kim Riley.
February 23, 2019, 8:30 PM - 11:00 PM @ The Hat
Singer-songwriter Jon Wolfe's latest release is "Any Night in Texas." Buy tickets in advance at The Hat's website.