What’s Up This Week !
12/4 – 12/10
MUSIC, THEATRE, DANCE, EVENTS
12/4 – Thu
Dayton Philharmonic Classical Concert 8pm. Also 12/6 - 8pm Schuster Center, One W. Second St., Dayton 228-3630
Hands in Harmony/Choral Union 7pm. Univ. of Dayton Boll Theatre, 300 College Park. 229-3936
A Christmas Carol 7pm Also Dec 5, 6, 9 – 7pm; Dec 7 - 2 & 7pm The Loft Theatre, 138 N. Main St., Dayton 228-3630
12/5 - Fri
Dayton Philharmonic Classical Connections– Portrait of William Grant Still 8pm. Schuster Center, One W. Second St., Dayton 228-3630
Leahy: A Celtic Christmas 8pm – Eight brothers and sisters from Lakefield, Ontario perform. Clark State PAC, 300 S. Fountain Ave., Springfield 328-3874
Madeline’s Christmas 7:30pm Also Dec 6 & 7 – 3pm Town Hall Theatre, 27 North Main St., Centerville 433-8957
The Cover of Life 8pm Also Dec 6 – 5pm; Dec 7 – 3pm. Dayton Theatre Guild, 2330 Salem Ave., Dayton 278-5993
Finding December 8pm Also Dec 6 – 8pm; Dec 7 – 3pmThru 12/14 Beavercreek Community Theatre, 3868 Dayton-Xenia Rd., Beavercreek 429-4737.
Best Christmas Pageant Ever 8pm Also Dec 6 – 8pm; Dec 7 – 3pm. Poorly-behaved children discover the true meaning of Christmas. Playhouse South, Clark Haines Theatre, 3700 Far Hills Ave., Kettering (888) 262-3792
12/6 - Sat
Riders In The Sky: Christmas the Cowboy Way 1pm & 3:30pm. Also 12/7- 1 & 3:30 pm Victoria Theatre, 138 N. Main, Dayton 228-3630.
Music from Shakerperare’s Time 7:30pm. Univ. of Dayton MT, Room 104, 300 College Park. 229-3936
Yellow Springs Holiday Festival 9am – 6pm. Throughout Yellow Springs. For more information call Karen Wintrow, 767-2686
12/7 – Sun
Sweet Sounds of the Holidays 7:30pm The Bach Society of Dayton with the Kettering Children’s Choir and the Kettering Advent Ringers. Seventh-day Adventist Church, 3939 Stonebridge Rd., Kettering 294-2224
Ebony Heritage Singers 4pm Univ. of Dayton Kennedy Union, 300 College Park. 229-3936
Symphony Orchestra 3pm - A Special Holiday Matinee – Gloria. Clark State PAC, 300 S. Fountain Ave., Springfield 328-3874
Kettering Children’s Choir 3pm With the Dayton Philharmonic Youth Orchestra, the University of Dayton Chorale and the Beavercreek High School Choir Schuster Center, One W. Second St., Dayton 296-3224 Ext. 2293
GALLERIES and MUSEUMS
BOONSHOFT MUSEUM OF DISCOVERY
2600 DeWeese Parkway, Dayton 275-7431
Thru 3/8/09 Through Gem-Colored Glasses: A Reflection of the World through Dayton’s Eyes
THE CANNERY ART & DESIGN CENTRE
434 E. Third St., Dayton 228-2232
Ongoing – Exhibits by more than 20 local artists.
DAYTON ART INSTITUTE
458 Belmonte Park North, Dayton 223-5277
Thru 1/4 Children in American Art: Paintings of children by Cassatt, Singer Sargent, Whistler and Homer.
Thru Spring 2009 Exploring Art A to Z – Kids Experiencenter Gallery: For kids from pre-K through 3rd grade to introdouce them to art using 26 pieces from the museum’s collection and area artists.
Thru 1/4/09 The Christmas Story – CrŹches from The Marian Library, University of Dayton: An exhibition of crŹches (nativity scenes) created by artisans from around the world.
2655 Olson Dr., Kettering 296-0294
Thru 12/12 HWD (heightxwidthxdepth) 2008: A Regional Sculpture Competition.
SINCLAIR COMMUNITY COLLEGE
444 W. Third Street, Bldg. 13, Dayton 512-5381
Burnell R. Roberts Triangle Gallery
12/1-12/18 Off-Campus Senior Artists
330 Kiefaber St, UD 229-5101
Thru 1/30/09 Masks, Music and Musings: The art of Dayton native Curtis Barnes. His abstract depictions of cityscapes and portraits.
The Marian Library
7th Floor of Roesch Library
300 College Park, Dayton
229-4214 or 4254
Thru 12/5 Scherenschnitte – Works of Cut Paper Art: Sponsored by ArtStreet – Toledo artist Mary Gaynier presents humorous and skillfully crafted works on paper.
WSU ART GALLERIES
Robert & Elaine Stein Gallery
A132 Creative Arts Center
3640 Colonel Glenn Highway, Dayton
Thru 1/11/09 SPRAWL – Tim Dooley and Aaron Wilson: Sculptural print installations feautres innovative works that combine commercial or found objects with silkscreen printing techniques.
FOR A COMPLETE DESCRIPTION OF EVENTS…refer to the Arts Etc Pullout that appeared in the August 26 Oakwood Register.