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ARTful Happenings: October 2017

NEW EXHIBITS

Through October 26
THE GOLDEN HOUR
Multi-media exhibition; Art St. Louis Gallery, 1223 Pine; for info, call 314-241-4810 or visit www.artstlouis.org.

October 1-27
THE 2017 QUINTESSENTIAL QUILT SHOW
Works by Circle in the Square Quilters; the Gallery, University City Public Library, 6701 Delmar; for info, visit www.ucitylibrary.org.

October 6-December 1
QUILT NATIONAL ‘17
Admission $5; Gallery I, II, III at Foundry Art Center, 520 N. Main in St. Charles; for info, call 636-255-0270 or visit www.foundryartcentre.org.

October 12-November 11
HEATHER BENNETT: PHOTOS OF GIFTS
CHRIS KAHLER: PERMUTATE
LESLIE LASKEY: CLOUD IMAGES ECLIPSE
JILL DOWNEN: WINDOW WOMEN
Opening reception, 6-9 p.m.; Bruno David Gallery, 7513 Forsyth; for info, call 314-696-2377 or visit www.brunodavidgallery.com.

October 18–21
COCA IN BLOOM
Floral arrangements by St. Louis & Ladue Garden Clubs inspired by artworks created by students from St. Louis’ Hamilton Elementary School; COCA, 524 Trinity; for info, visit www.cocastl.org.

FUN THINGS TO DO

Through October 8
SOUTH PACIFIC
Presented by Stages St.Louis; Robert Reim Theatre, 111 S. Geyer Road; for info, call 314-821-2407 or visit www.stagesstl.org.

Through October 27
GAMES DAD DIDN’T PLAY
Metro Theater Company at the Grandel Theatre, 3610 Grandel Square; for info, visit www.metroplays.org.

October 4
LIVE AT THE PULITZER
St. Louis Symphony Orchestra performs Fred Onovwerosuoke’s “Five Kaleidoscopes;” 3716 Washington; for info, call 314-289-4051 or visit www.slso.org.

October 6
ST. LOUIS FILMMAKERS SHOWCASE SAMPLER
Presented by St.Louis Public Radio & Cinema St. Louis; free; 7 p.m.; The Public Media Commons, 3653 Olive; food & drink available; for list of 13 films, visit cinemastlouis.org/stl-showcase-shorts-at-public-media-commons

October 6-8
BEST OF MISSOURI MARKET
Works by local artists, wineries, food producers, live music; Missouri Botanical Garden, 4344 Shaw; for info, call 314-577-5100 or visit www.mobot.org.

October 6
OUTDOOR CINEMA AT THE LODGE: THE INCREDIBLES
Family-fun movie; bring chair or blanket & food; tickets required: $5 residents/$10 nonresidents (cash only); The Des Peres Lodge Outdoor Pool parking lot; for info, call 314-835-6138.

October 7
12th ANNUAL GROVE FEST
2-11 p.m.; music, artists and more between Arco & Sarah; free; for info, visit www.thegrovestl.com.

October 7
GUITAR CONCERT: XAVIER JARA
Presented by St. Louis Classical Guitar Society, 8 p.m.; Ethical Society, 9001 Clayton; for info, call 314-229-8686 or visit www.guitarstlouis.net.

October 8
FREE FAMILY DAY
Artistic activities for ages 4 and up; 2-4 p.m.; Kranzberg Education Lab at Laumeier Sculpture Park, 12580 Rott Road; for info, call 314-615-5278 or visit www.laumeier.org.

October 10-22
EVIL DEAD: THE MUSICAL
The Grandel Theatre, 3610 Grandel Square (across from Powell Hall); for tickets, call 314-534-1111.

October 11-November 5
HAMLET
Presented by The Repertory Theatre of St. Louis, 130 Edgar Road; for infocall 314-968-4925 or visit www.repstl.org.

October 13
AN EVENING WITH (JAZZ SINGER) PAULA WEST
8 p.m.; The Gaslight Theater, 358 N. Boyle; for info, call 314-725-4200 or visit www.GaslightCabaretFestival.com.

October 13
LIVE AT LUNCH: DEVON CAHILL
The Sheldon & Cortex Commons present free concert, 11:30 a.m.-1 p.m.; food trucks or bring lunch; Cortex Commons, 4240 Duncan; for info, call 314-533-9900 or visit www.thesheldon.org.

October 14
TALENT SHOW & SILENT AUCTION
Light fare included; benefits Arts Studio/VSA Missouri, 7-10 p.m.; $40; 2814 Sutton; register at livingartstalentshow.brownpapertickets.com

October 17
LECTURE: MAKING SOMETHING FROM NOTHING
Quilt blogger Kevin the Quilter discusses quilting, especially Quilts of Valor; free; the auditorium at University City Public Library, 6701 Delmar; for info, visit www.ucitylibrary.org.

October 19
FREE STROLLER TOUR: COLORSCAPES
Docent-led walking tour; 10 a.m.; Public Plaza outside the Adam Aronson Fine Arts Center at Laumeier Sculpture Park, 12580 Rott Road; for info, call 314-615-5278 or visit www.laumeier.org.

October 20-21
35th ANNUAL WEAVERS’ GUILD SALE
First Congregational Church of Webster Groves, 10 W. Lockwood.

October 20-22
THE WIZ
Presented by COCA Theatre Company, 524 Trinity; for info, call 314-725-6555 or visit www.cocastl.org.

October 20-29
FILM SERIES
Oct. 20: DR. JEKYLL & MR. HYDE (Musical Accompaniment by The Invincible Czars) $10
Oct. 21-22: THE WRONG LIGHT
Oct. 27, 28, 29: SACRED (preceded by DO CHURCHES GO TO HEAVEN?)
7:30 p.m.; $5-7, except as noted; Moore Auditorium, 470 E. Lockwood; for info, visit www.webster.edu/film-series.

October 21
ART ON CAMPUS
Weather-permitting, walking tour of recently installed art on Danforth Campus of Washington University; free; 11 a.m. at Bauer Hall; for info, visit www.kemperartmuseum.wustl.edu.

October 21
FAMILY WORKSHOP: SOUNDS AFTER DARK
Explore new artistic media and the Park at night; dress for outdoors; $15 for one child & one adult; 7–9 p.m.; Kranzberg Education Lab Laumeier Sculpture Park, 12580 Rott Road; for info, call 314-615-5278 or visit www.laumeier.org.

October 23
ART INSPIRING MUSIC: ITALIAN RENAISSANCE
Clarion Brass, Wash.U. Chamber Choir & Music Dept. Faculty perform works from the period; free; 5 p.m.; Mildred Lane Kemper Art Museum on Washington University campus; for info, visit www.kemperartmuseum.wustl.edu.

October 25
EARLY MEMORY LOSS TOUR: CHILDREN’S SCULPTURE GARDEN
Docent-led 45-minute walk; $10 registration for one participant with care partner; 1 p.m.; Adam Aronson Fine Arts Center at Laumeier Sculpture Park, 12580 Rott Road; for info, call 314-615-5278 or visit www.laumeier.org.

October 25-26
THE CABARET PROJECT: THELONIUS MONK CENTENNIAL
Presented by Jazz St. Louis; Ferring Jazz Bistro, 3635 Washington; for info, call 314-571-6000 or visit www.jazzstl.org.

October 25-November 12
HEISENBERG
Presented at The Rep Studio Theatre, 130 Edgar Road; for info, call 314-968-4925 or visit www.repstl.org.

October 27
ADULT WORKSHOP: MUD & MERLOT
Make a plate or platter; BYOB; $45 includes supplies & snacks; 6:30-9:30 p.m.; Kranzberg Education Lab at Laumeier Sculpture Park, 12680 Rott Road; for info, call 314-615-5278 or visit www.laumeier.org.

October 29
MUSIC OF THE REFORMATION
Performed by The Bach Society of St. Louis; 3 p.m.; First Presbyterian Church in Kirkwood; for info, call 314-652-BACH or visit www.bachsociety.org.

UPCOMING

November 3-5
ST. LOUIS BALLET: GISELLE
Touhill Performing Arts Center, 1 University Drive on UMSL campus; for info, visit www.stlouisballet.org

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