October 5, 2018, 10:00 AM - June 1, 2019, 5:00 PM @ Marianna Kistler Beach Museum of Art
Scenic prairies, bucolic farms and the architecture of Kansas’ agricultural industry, exhibition features more than 100 years of works by Kansas artists reflecting sense of place. Cornerstone for museum’s popular “Picturing Kansas” school tour program which integrates art, history, environmental and agricultural science, and language arts.
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 collaboration between curator Aileen June Wang and University of Kansas art history professors Sherry Fowler and Maki Kaneko.
February 9, 2019, 12:00 PM - April 28, 2019, 5:00 PM @ The Volland Store
Because the present is a product of the past and thus of history, there is no such thing as an unburdened present, neither in life nor in art. This ironic meaning of "The Unburdened Present" does not stop with Armin Mühsam’s art but extends to historical events and fates of people whose lives are dramatized in programming that accompanies the show.
March 1, 2019, 10:00 AM - April 20, 2019, 5:00 PM @ Strecker Nelson West Gallery
Showcasing the very best in regional photography.
March 1, 2019, 7:00 PM - March 3, 2019, 12:00 AM @ Forum Hall
Now an adult with three children, bank teller Michael Banks learns that his house will be repossessed in five days unless he can repay a loan. His only hope is to find a missing certificate that shows proof of valuable shares his father left him years earlier. Just as all seems lost, Michael and his sister receive the surprise of a lifetime when Mary Poppins – the beloved nanny from their childhood – arrives to save the day and take the Banks family on a magical, fun-filled adventure.
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 28, 2019, 7:30 PM - March 3, 2019, 10:00 PM @ McCain Auditorium
Gilbert and Sullivan works are more in demand today than when they were created over a century ago. When Frederic was but a boy, his father instructed his nurse to have him apprentice as a pilot. She thought he said 'pirate' and thus the zany troubles began. K-State Music, Theatre and Dance production.
March 1, 2019, 7:30 PM - March 2, 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!
March 1, 2019, 7:30 PM - March 3, 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., this 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.
March 1, 2019, 6:30 PM - 7:30 PM @ Flint Hills Christian School
Come tour the school! Future K4 and Kindergarten students, who will be 4 or 5 on or before 8/31/2019, are invited to participate in fun teacher-led activities while parents have the opportunity to engage in our informative Q & A. Refreshments will be served. This is a come and go event. If the evening time slot doesn't work for you, there will be a morning event from 9:00 AM to 10:00 AM.
March 1, 2019 - March 3, 2019 @ Lupton Baseball Stadium (series shifted to TCU from Manhattan)
Baseball home-opening series moved to Fort Worth, Texas, because of weather considerations. First season under new K-State coach Pete Hughes and team will make its home debut one week later, March 8-10 against Old Dominion. Check with K-State Athletics for ticket exchanges.
January 10, 2019, 6:00 PM - March 7, 2019, 8:00 PM @ Paragon Performance Sports
Four-week special event program emphasizes jump techniques, leg strength and body flexibility for cheer. Program instructed by Matt Barley, NYSCA certified instructor with five years all-star cheer experience.
January 26, 2019, 10:00 AM - May 12, 2019, 5:00 PM @ Flint Hills Discovery Center
Life inside a painting may sound like a Twilight Zone episode remake. Until now. Center guests immersed into different paintings to grow appreciation for artistic creations. Exhibit "prompts" spark thoughtful conversations and connections. Plus, experience favorite children’s books come to life at the second-floor children's exhibition area! Life-sized scenes from popular children’s novels allow visitors to feel part of the story.