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.

 

ROSEWOOD GALLERY

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

 

ART STREET

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.

 

UNIVERSITY OF DAYTON

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

775-2978

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.