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ARTful Happenings March 2015

NEW EXHIBITS

Through March 27
VILLA DUCHENSE STUDENT PRINTMAKING EXHIBITION
The Green Center, 8025 Blackberry Avenue in University City.

Through March 28
JOE CHESLA, MOMENTS OF ILLUMINATION: DRAWN FROM THE LIMINAL
Gallery 210 on UMSL campus; for info, call 314-516-5976 or visit gallery210.umsl.edu.

Through April 11
MEGHAN GRUBB: HOUSE OF STORIES
Gallery 210 on UMSL campus; for info, call 314-516-5976.

Through May 10
REGINA DeLUISE
VAST BHUTAN: IMAGES FROM THE PHENOMENAL WORLD
MOCRA on the SLU campus, 221 N. Grand; for info, call 314-977-7170 or visit www.slu.edu/mocra.

March 1-28
NORA OTHIC: PASTELS & DRAWINGS
Cathy Gregory Studio Gallery, 2000 S.39th Street; for invo, call 314-773-3935 or visit www.cathygregory.com.

March 2-6
SUSTAINABILITY: IT’S AN ART
Eco-art exhibition; St. Louis Community College Wildwood, 2645 Generations Drive; for info, call 636-422-2241 or www.stlcc.edu.

March 3-30
VERENA BRASSEL: CONTEMPLATION
Reception March 8, 2-4 p.m.; The Gallery of University City Public Library, 6701 Delmar; for info, call 314-727-3150.

March 5-April 11
HEATHER BENNETT: FOUR STORIES
Opening preview for special exhibition; 6-9 p.m.; Bruno David Gallery, 3721 Washington; for info, call 314-531-3030 or visit www.brunodavidgallery.com.

March 6-April 16
GET REAL: CONTEMPORARY REALISM FROM ART GROUP 360
Opening reception, 6-8 p.m.; Jacoby Arts Center, 627 E. Broadway, Alton; for info, call 636-368-1651 or visit www.artgroup.com.

March 6-April 26
THE SIGNAL & THE NOISE: RECENT WORKS BY GREG EDMONSON
COCA, 524 Trinity; for info, call 314-655-7555 or visit www.cocastl.org.

March 6-May
CHRISTNER: 50 YRS. OF SHAPING THE BUILT ENVIRONMENT IN ST. LOUIS
50 YRS. OF MAGIC: BOB KRAMER’S MARIONNETTES
DIVE INTO THE DREAM: DRAWINGS BY BILL PERRY
Sheldon Art Galleries, 3648 Washington; for info, visit www.thesheldon.org.

March13-May 10
SMALL BUILDINGS: BUILT, UNBUILT, UNBUILDABLE
Exhibition by 16 artists; Craft Alliance Center of Art + Design, 6640 Delmar; for info, call 314-752-1177 or visit www.craftalliance.org.

FUN THINGS TO DO

March 6
FIRST FRIDAY IN GRAND CENTER
Open galleries, museums, free; for info, visit www.grandcenter.org.

March 6
ARIANNA STRING QUARTET: CONTEMPORARY BEETHOVEN
Touhill Center for Performing Arts on UMSL campus; for info, call 314-516-4100 or visit www.touhill.org.

March 6-8
ART IN BLOOM
Local floral designers create floral interpretations of works in the museum collection; St. Louis Art Museum; for info, visit www.slam.org.

March 6-14
THE LITTLE PRINCE
Presented by COCA, 524 Trinity Ave., for info, call 314-725-6555 or visit www.cocastl.org

March 6-22
AFFLICTED: DAUGHTERS OF SALEM
A play about the untold story of the original “mean girls” of the Salem Witch Trial; presented by Metro Theater Company & Missouri History Museum, at the museum, for time/ticket info, call 314-932-7414 or visit www.mohistory.org.

March 7
MORNING MATINEE: MISS JUBILEE & THE HUMDINGERS
11 a.m.; $12 adult reserved; The Sheldon, 3648 Washington; for info, call 314-533-9900 or visit www.TheSheldon.org.

March 10
FEAST YOUR EYES
Museum tour 6:30; dinner 4-course gourmet dinner, 7 p.m.; Contemporary Art Museum of St. Louis, 3750 Washington; for info, call 314-535-770 or visit camstl.org.

March 11
CAJUN DANCE
Live music by Southside Creole Playboys; lessons at 7:30, dancing 8:15-10 p.m.; Focal Point, 2720 Sutton; for info, call 314 822-0310 or visit www.dancindonna.com/Cajun.

March 12
LINDA KENNEDY: MELODY/ MOVEMENT
8 p.m.; Gaslight Theatre, 358 N. Boyle; for info, call 314-725-4200 or visit www.presentersdolan.com.

March 13
DELBERT McCLINTON IN CONCERT
Juke-joint blues; 8 p.m.; Sheldon Concert Hall, 3648 Washington; for info, call 314-534-1111 or www.thesheldon.org.

March 13-29
CLASSIC FRENCH FILM FESTIVAL
7:30 p.m.; Moore Auditorium, 470 E. Lockwood; for film listing and info, visit http://www.webster.edu/film-series.

March 13-May
COUNTERPUBLIC
A new public art initiative of a series of six projects to engage spaces in Cherokee neighborhood; for info, call 314-807-5984 or visit www.theluminaryarts.com.

March 14
2015 “LIVE YOUR DREAM IN MUSIC” CONCERT
Presented by Kwame Foundation; 7 p.m.; Maryville University Auditorium, 650 Maryville University Drive; for info, call 314-754-5618.

March 14
BOOK SIGNING of THE GOLDEN-SYPH: LIFE WITH A PRICE
Meet 15-yr. old St. Ann author I.G. Orozco; 10 a.m.-noon; Art St. Louis & Mississippi Mud Coffee Roaster Café, 1223 Pine; for info, call 314-241-4810.

March 14-15
WORKSHOP: THE STITCHED CANVAS
Learn to embellish with alternative materials; 10 a.m.-5 p.m.; Craft Alliance Center of Art + Design, 6640 Delmar; for info, call 314-725-1177 or visit www.craftalliance.org.

March 15
SUNDAY STUDIO QUILT-MAKING
In partnership with Jackman’s Fabrics, special workshop exploring traditions, techniques of quilt-making; Contemporary Art Museum St. Louis; 3750 Washington; for info, call 314-535-770 or visit http://camstl.org.

March 15
CONCERT: TOWN & COUNTRY SYMPHONY ORCHESTRA
2:30 p.m.; free; Parkway United Church of Christ, 2841 N. Ballas; for info, visit www.tcsomo.org.

March 19-21, April 3-4
DRENCHED
Created and choreographed by Ashley McQueen; 8 p.m.; Satori, 3003 Locust; for info, visit www.annonyarts.org.

March 20-12
2015 GREATER ST. LOUIS JAZZ FESTIVAL
8 p.m.; Touhill on the UMSL campus; for info, call 314-516-4100 or visit www.touhill.org.

March 20
MEGAN KIRK: THE STORY GOES ON
8 p.m.; Gaslight Theatre, 358 N. Boyle; for info, call 314-725-4200 or visit www.presentersdolan.com.

March 20-22, 26-29
BLOOD REIGNS: THE WAR OF THE ROSES TRILOGY
Hunter Theatre at DeSmet High School, 233 N. New Ballas Rd.; for info visit www.brownpapertickets.com/event/750825.

March 21
POMERIUM
A capella music of the Renaissance; 8 p.m.; Cathedral Basilica of St. Louis, 4431 Lindell; for info, call 314-533-7662 or visit www.cathedralconcerts.org.

March 22
CELTIC FESTIVAL
3 p.m.; Touhill on UMSL campus; for info, call 314-516-4100 or visit www.touhill.org.

March 25
HIP-HOP: AT THE ROOTS
What is hip-hop, and how it influenced music and culture; presented by MindFest, at the Novel Neighbor Bookstore, 7905 Big Bend; for info, visit www.mindfeststl.com.

March 27-28
DOUBLE DATE
World-champion mixed barbershop quartet; Touhill Center for Performing Arts on UMSL campus; for ticket info, visit www.touhill.org.

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