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Artful Happenings

October 2018

NEW EXHIBITS

Through October 11

  • THRESHOLDS
  • STEVE FEMMER: BLACK & WHITE

Framations Art Gallery, 218 N. Main Street in St. Charles; for info, call 636-724-8313 or visit www.framations.com.

Through November 8
SICK TIME, SLEEPY TIME, CRIP TIME: AGAINST CAPITALISM’S TEMPORAL BULLYING
The Luminary, 2701 Cherokee Street; for info, visit www.theluminaryarts.com.

Through December 30

  • ALWAYS AT THE FRONTIER: ST. LOUIS UNIVERSITY 1818-2018
  • A LIFETIME IN ART: MARGARET LAZZARI-HONRED ALUMNA

St. Louis University Museum of Art; 3663 Lindell Boulevard; free; closed Mon-Tues; for info, call 314-977-6631 or visit www.slu.edu/sluma.

Through December 30

  • BASQUIAT BEFORE BASQUIAT: EAST 12th STREET, 1979-1980
  • SANFORD BIGGERS
  • SUPERFLEX: EUROPEAN UNION MAYOTTE
  • WILLIAM DOWNS: SOMETIMES IT HURTS
  • JENNIFER WEST
  • LIZZY MARTINEZ: SEEING RED
  • ArtREACH: NORTHWEST ACADEMY OF LAW

Contemporary Art Museum, 3750 Washington; for info, call 314-535-4660 or visit www.camstl.org.

Through February 17
MOCRA 25
Celebrating 25 years of a unique museum with an exhibition of work by 25 artists; MOCRA on SLU campus; for info, call 314-977-7170 or visit www.slu.edu/mocra.

October 3-November 4
ALTON ARCHITECTURE
Works by various artists; reception, Oct. 5, 6-8 p.m.; Jacoby Arts Center in Alton, IL; for info, visit www.jacobyartscenter.org.

October 4-November 17
RALPH NAGEL: BEING THERE
Opening reception, 5-7 p.m.; Bruno David Gallery, 7513 Forsyth; for info, call 314-696-2377 or visit www.brunodavidgallery.com.

October 5-October 21
HALLELOUJAH!
Opening reception, 6-8 p.m.; visual exploration of active places of worship in St. Louis area; East Gallery, Jacoby Arts Center, 627 E. Broadway in Alton; for info, visit www.jacobyartscenter.org.

October 5-January 26

  • RE/CONSTRUCTING IDENTITY: ZLATKO ĆOSIĆ, JOSÉ GUADALUPE GARZA, MIRIAM RUIZ, PRIYA KAMBLI, & RACHEL YOUN
  • ST. LOUIS, A MUSICAL GATEWAY: THE BALKANS, INDIA & MEXICO (through April 13)
  • THE IMMIGRANTS: WORKS BY MASTER PHOTOGRAPHERS (through January 12)
  • GROWING UP: INTERNATIONAL VERTICAL GARDENS (through January 19)
  • ST. LOUIS THROUGH THE LENS OF A CHILD: PHOTOGRAPHS BY STUDENTS OF FORSYTH SCHOOL (through February 2)
  • MARTIN BRIEF: A BRIEF HISTORY OF TIME (through January 5)

Sheldon Art Galleries, 3648 Washington; for info, call 314-533-9900 or visit www.thesheldon.org.

October 11-November 28
SUSAN SCAFATI: IF A TREE FALLS…
Opening reception, 5:30-7 p.m.; Bonsack Gallery on John Burroughs School campus, 755 S. Price Road; for info, call 314-993-4045 or visit www.jburroughs.org.

October 19-February 10
KEHINDE WILEY: SAINT LOUIS
Galleries 249 & 250, St. Louis Art Museum; for info, call 314-721-0072 or visit www.slam.org.

FUN THINGS TO DO

Through October 20
THE ZOMBIES OF PENZANCE
World premiere of Gilbert & Sullivan’s long-lost operetta (1878); presented by New Line Theatre; Marcelle Theatre, 3310 Samuel Shepard Drive in Grand Center; for info, call 314-534-1111 or visit www.metrotix.com.

October 4-7, 11-14
CHEF
Kranzberg Arts Center (Grand & Olive); for info or tickets, call 314-669-6382 or email upstreamtheater@sbcglobal.net.

October 5-7
BEST OF MISSOURI MARKET
Arts, crafts, foods, music, more! Missouri Botanical Garden, 4344 Shaw; new extended hours; for info, call 314-577-5100 or visit www.mobot.org/Best-of-Missouri-Market.

October 6-7
26th HISTORIC SHAW ART FAIR
Flora Place & Tower Grove Avenue; $7 admission; for info, call 314-771-3101 or visit www.shawartfair.org.

October 6-7
13th ANNUAL OPEN STUDIOS STL
Visit over 130 artists studios/art spaces; 10 a.m.-5 p.m.; east of Grand open on Saturday, west of Grand open on Sunday; for studio list, map and info, visit Contemporary Art Museum at 3750 Washington or www.openstudios-stl.org.

October 7
SONG TRADITIONS OF AFRICA
Presented by Africarts; 3:00 p.m.; Webster Groves Presbyterian Church, 45 W. Lockwood, for info, call 314- 289-4051 or visit www.imusici.org.

October 9 & 10
COFFEE CONCERT: CORNET CHOP SUEY’S TOE-TAPPIN’ JAZZ PARTY
Coffee/pastries at 9 a.m.; concert at 10 p.m.; Sheldon Concert Hall, 3648 Washington; for info, call 314-533-9900 or visit www.thesheldon.org.

October 10-November 4
A DOLL’S HOUSE, PART 2
The Repertory Theatre Main Stage, 130 Edgar Road; for info, call 314-968-4925 or visit www.repstl.org.

October 10-23
THE LAST DAYS OF JUDAS ISCARIOT
Mustard Seed Theatre, 6800 Wydown Blvd. on Fontbonne U. campus; for info, call 314-534-1111 or visit www.mustardseedtheatre.com.

October 12
LIVING ARTS TALENT SHOW
Benefits VSA Arts; 6-9 p.m.; Joe’s Café, 6014 Kingsbury Ave.; $25; for info, www.livingartsstudio.org.

October 12
JAZZ AT LINCOLN CENTER ORCHESTRA W/WYNTON MARSALIS
Benefits Sheldon Education Programs; 8 p.m.; Sheldon Concert Hall, 3648 Washington; for info or tickets, call 314-533-9900 or visit www.thesheldon.org.

October 13
STROLLER TOUR/MORNING PLAY DATE
9-11 a.m.; $5/child age 2 & over; under 2 free; Contemporary Art Museum, 3750 Washington; for info and reservations, call 314-535-4660 or visit www.camstl.org.

October 13
OUTDOOR CONCERT: ROUGH RYDERS
Free; 6-8 p.m.; bring chairs, snacks, beverages; Des Peres Park, 12325 Manchester; for info, visit www.desperesmo.org.

October 14
2ND SUNDAY: HALLOWEEN
1-3 p.m.; free family activities; Foundry Art Center, 520 N. Main Street in St. Charles; for info, call 636-255-0270 or visit www.foundryartcentre.org.

October 17-21
JAZZ: DR. LONNIE SMITH
Jazz at the Bistro, 3536 Washington; for info or tickets, call 314-571-6000 or visit www.jazzstl.org.

October 18-21
DISNEY’S THE LITTLE MERMAID
Presented by Varsity Theatre; Touhill Center for Performing Arts on UMSL campus; for info, call 314-516-4949 or visit www.touhill.org.

October 20
ST. LOUIS CLASSICAL GUITAR CONCERT: TENGYUE ZHANG
8 p.m.; Ethical Society, 9001Clayton Rd.; for info or tickets, visit www.stlclassicalguitar.org.

October 22
FILM SERIES: TECHNOFUTURES: SCIENCE FICTION FILM & MODERNIST DESIGN
Presented by the Kemper Art Museum at Tivoli Theatre, 6350 Delmar; 7 p.m.; for info, visit www.kemperartmuseum.wustl.edu.

October 25
FILM: PHANTOM OF THE OPERA (1925) WITH INVINCIBLE CZARS
Silent horror classic; 7: 30 p.m.; $10 admission; Moore Auditorium, 470 E. Lockwood on Webster U. campus; for info, call 314-968-7487.

October 25-November 10
WHITHER SHOULD I FLY
Presented by Theatre Nueveo; William A. Kerr Foundation, 21 O’Fallon Street in St. Louis; for info, visit www.theatrenuevo.com.

October 26-27
FAITH PRINCE
With Alex Rybeck on piano; 8 p.m.; Gaslight Theatre, 358 N. Boyle; for info, call 314-725-4200 or visit www.presentersdolan.com.

October 24-November 11
ADMISSIONS
Performed at The Rep Studio Theatre, 130 Edgar Road; for info, call 314-968-4925 or visit www.repstl.org.

October 26
DIVE-IN MOVIE: COCO
8 p.m.; $5 resident/$10 non-res; The Lodge Des Peres Indoor Pool, 1050 Des Peres Rd.; for info, call 314-835-6150 or visit www.desperesmo.org.

October 26-27
MADCO 2
8 p.m. dance performances; Touhill Center for Performing Arts on UMSL campus; for info, call 314-516-4949 or visit www.touhill.org.

October 27
HALLOWEEN FAMILY DAY
Free family activities; 10 a.m.-2 p.m.; Contemporary Art Museum, 3750 Washington; for info and reservations, call 314-535–4660 or visit www.camstl.org.

October 28
FILM: A PAGE OF MADNESS (1926) WITH ALLOY ORCHESTRA
Minimalist music score; 7: 30 p.m.; $10 admission, $7 seniors; Moore Auditorium, 470 E. Lockwood on Webster U. campus; for info, call 314-968-7487.

October 28-November 24
IN THE WORKS
Shakespeare Festival St. Louis’ new programming; Grandel Theatre, 3610 Grandel Square; for info, call 314-534-1111 or visit www.sfstl.com/in-the-works.

UPCOMING

November 4
ORGAN CONCERT: DR. JENNIFER PASQUAL
1st female organist of St. Patrick’s Cathedral (NYC); St. Louis Cathedral Basilica, 4431 Lindell; for info, call 314-533-7662 or visit www.cathedralstl.org.

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