Saturday, October 10, 2015

Lifestyle - Arts, Leisure

  • Arts, Leisure | October 08, 2015

    Promenade on Poyntz, Star Wars Day and more


    It’s a Wildcat weekend and the kickoff to the 100th anniversary of homecoming at K-State this weekend. The K-State equestrian team will face Oklahoma State at 10 a.m. Friday. On Saturday, the K-State volleyball team takes on West Virginia at 2 p.m. in Bramlage

  • Arts, Leisure | October 05, 2015

    Kristin Chenoweth’s big voice charms McCain crowd


    This past Friday McCain Performance Series presented “An Evening with Kristin Chenoweth,” 90 nonstop minutes during which the popular performer dazzled the all-but-sold-out-house crowd with a varied display of her vocal artistry and personal charm. The diminutive Ms. Chenoweth, who stands just under 5 feet, seems a

  • Arts, Leisure | October 03, 2015

    ‘Legally Blonde,’ Kevin Hart, Promenade and more

    Ben Hopper Contributing writer   SUNDAY A & H Pumpkin Patch, 10 a.m.-6 p.m. Featuring hayrack rides, train rides, milking cow, petting zoo, giant slide, corn pit, hay bale maze, bounce houses, zip line, friendly fire and much more.  For more info, call 785-341

  • Arts, Leisure | October 01, 2015

    ‘Amazing Technicolor Dreamcoat’ weird, entertaining


    An age diverse crowd braved parking congestion and sidewalk detours to gather at McCain Auditorium Saturday for Troika Entertainment’s presentation of “Joseph and the Amazing Technicolor Dreamcoat”. With music composed by Andrew Lloyd Webber and Tim Rice Lyrics “Joseph” is a retelling of the

  • Arts, Leisure | October 01, 2015

    Kristin Chenoweth, ‘Legally Blonde,’ ‘Shrek’ and more


    Broadway shows are in abundance in the area this weekend. Wickedly talented Emmy- and Tony Award-winning actress Kristin Chenoweth will sing a mix of Broadway and movie tunes as part of the McCain Performance Series. See Broadway’s sweetheart, known for her role as Glinda

  • Arts, Leisure | September 28, 2015

    MAC’s production of ‘Shrek’ a charming spectacle


    This past Friday, opening night for the Manhattan Arts Center’s 2015-16 theater season, found the Grosh performance hall packed with patrons of all ages, predictably more than the usual number of toddlers among them. As their happy shrieks seemed to announce, the crowd was

  • Arts, Leisure | September 26, 2015

    Masters of Regionalism on display in Beach’s largest-ever exhibit


    K-State’s Beach Museum of Art is currently displaying one of the largest exhibits in its history. Art for Every Home: Associated American Artists opened Sept. 15 and will remain at the museum until Jan. 31. “I don’t think we’ve had an exhibition this large

  • Arts, Leisure | September 26, 2015

    ‘Legally Blonde,’ Kristin Chenoweth and more


    SUNDAY Friends of Konza Prairie presents Konquer the Konza, 7:30 a.m. Race with an added 10K this year. For information, visit Konza Prairie Biological Station. Manhattan Arts Center presents “Shrek the Musical,” 2 p.m. Sunday. Also 7:30 p.m. Friday and Saturday and 2 p.

  • Arts, Leisure | September 25, 2015

    Rober Cray Band, Shemekia Copeland entertain for hours


    The McCain Auditorium series at K-State supplied live music fans with another memorable concert Tuesday night. The Robert Cray Band, supported by Shemekia Copeland’s solid blues group, entertained us for nearly three hours. Cray has long been considered a first-rank blues and soul vocalist

  • Local |Kansas State University |Arts, Leisure | September 25, 2015

    K-State offers art, drama, music in October

    Music, exhibitions, documentaries and more highlight October at Kansas State University. Events listed below, presented by the Marianna Kistler Beach Museum of Art, the School Music, Theatre, and Dance, and the McCain Performance Series, are free and open to the public unless otherwise noted. • “Art

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