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Week of September 23, 2019

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Tue, September 24th - 4:30pm
K-State Physics Neff Public Lecture
K-State Physics Neff Public Lecture

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Description: Daniel Kennefick, astrophysicist and author, will present "No Shadow of Doubt: The 1919 Eclipse Expeditions that Confirmed Einstein's Theory of Relativity" on Tuesday, September 24, at 4:30 p.m. in Cardwell Hall, Room 103 at Kansas State University. See http://www.phys.ksu.edu/news/news-stories/2019/kennefick-neff-lecture.html for more info. Submitted by: Kim Coy Kansas State University, Department of Physics

Tue, September 24th - 4:30pm

 
 
 
 
 
Tue, September 24th - 8:00pm
On tour! Thollem (electric) with films plus trio with Brian Steever and Jeff Harshbarger
On tour! Thollem (electric) with films plus trio with Brian Steever and Jeff Harshbarger

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Description: "Thollem might be a musician, or he might be some kind of wizard scientist, the experience might melt your mind." (The Denver Westword) At the miniBar, he'll be playing pieces from his solo albums Electric Confluence, 13 Billion Years to Tomorrow, Operation Sunbeam, Who Are US, Machine In The Ghost, Tsigoti and more. Thollem's collaborative electric projects and albums include: 'The Radical Empathy Trio' with Nels Cline and Michael Wimberly; 'Hand To Man Band' with Mike Watt, John Dieterich and Tim Barnes; 'Whistling Joy Jumpers' with Brian Chase and Jad Fair; 'Conformity Contortion' with Sara Lund; 'Tsigoti' with Andrea Caprara, Jacopo Andreini, Piero Spitilli and Matteo Bennici; Nashville Electric with Ed Pettersen, Tracy Silverman, Dylan Simon and Ryan Norris; 'Trio Music Minus One' with Gino Robair; 'Bad News From Houston' with John Dieterich, 'Blind Curves and Box Canyons' with Rob Mazurek, Dub Narcotic II with Brian Chase and Todd Clouser, and Keyngdrum Overdrive with a whole slew of incredible drummers. Hist fourth album with Nels Cline, and second with the Radical Empathy Trio, Reality and Other Imaginary Places, is coming out on ESP-disk Oct. 25th. www.thollem.com/electric "Thollem is a bruising virtuoso who has deconstructed free music, classical, blues, electronic music, prog, noise, and everything in between." - Brad Cohan, Bandcamp "Thollem welds elements of blues into a mighty tower of song, then shatters his construct with the breathless bull-rush of a mystic improviser.” St. Louis Riverfront Times He’ll be joined by Brian Steever, Jeff Harshberger and some surprised guests for a 2nd set into the night. Submitted by: Angela C Villa Thollem

Tue, September 24th - 8:00pm

 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
Thu, September 26th - 3:00pm
KU Natural History Museum Event, Votes & Views: Exploring Decisions
KU Natural History Museum Event, Votes & Views: Exploring Decisions

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Description: KU students are invited to the Spencer Museum of Art and the KU Natural History Museum for this event offered in conjunction with the 2019 KU Common Book, Tales of Two Americas: Stories of Inequality in a Divided Nation. A hallmark of America’s democratic process is voting. During this event, get to know KU’s museums by exercising your vote and reflecting on your decisions. Which species will you vote to protect? Which works of art would you display in the White House if you were the president? Explore what influences your choices, how the process is affected by the views of the majority versus the individual, and more across both museums and their collections. Refreshments provided. Submitted by: KU Natural History Museum KU Natural History Museum

Thu, September 26th - 3:00pm

 
 
 
 
 
Thu, September 26th - 7:00pm
Lyric Arts Trio
Lyric Arts Trio

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Description: The music of Brahms and Friends will be presented in a concert by Elena Lence Talley, clarinet; Daniel Velicer, piano; Ssarah Tannehill Anderson, soprano. Free will offering. Submitted by: Barbara L Fay -- Time is Corrected from previos submissiion Rolling Hills Presbyterian Church

Thu, September 26th - 7:00pm

 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
Fri, September 27th - 7:00pm
Bert Kreischer
Bert Kreischer

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Description: BERT KREISCHER is a stand-up comedian who performs to sellout crowds across the country. His latest stand-up special, Bert Kreischer: The Machine, just premiered on Showtime. He is the host of the Travel Channel's Trip Flip and Bert the Conqueror, and previously hosted Hurt Bert. He is a regular guest on The Joe Rogan Experience and The Rachael Ray Show and has appeared on Late Night With David Letterman and Jimmy Kimmel Live. His previous one-hour special Comfortably Dumb appeared on Comedy Central and his book Life of the Party, Stories of a Perpetual Man-Child shares the hilarious and outrageous stories that define his comedy and exemplify what has made him one of the best story-tellers of his generation. Get Tickets: https://www.soundchronicle.com/tickets/Bert_Kreischer_Kansas_City_MO_201... Submitted by: Emily Carter SoundChronicle

Fri, September 27th - 7:00pm

 
Fri, September 27th - 7:00pm
Burlesque Downtown Underground presents 80's vs 90's
Burlesque Downtown Underground presents 80's vs 90's

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Description: It's a decade war! Love the '80's? Miss the '90's? Want the best of both worlds!?! Well, we do too! Join Burlesque Downtown Underground on Friday, September 27th for two sizzling performances! BDU is bringing to you an all-star line-up of favorite performers, including the Award-Winning emcee, Tajma Stetson! Be sure not to miss these back-to-back performances at 7pm or 9:30pm. Tickets: https://80svs90s.brownpapertickets.com -or- www.kcburlesque.com Located in the River Market, in a historic burlesque house which is now Opera House, KC, The burlesque company includes professional actresses, dancers, and singers; bringing you Kansas City's finest burlesque for twelve years! Absolutely no refunds will be issued for tickets purchased. All seating is general admission and on a first come first served basis. Seating for each performance opens 30 minutes prior to each show time. kcburlesque.com Submitted by: Marisa Kansas City Burlesque LLC

Fri, September 27th - 7:00pm

 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
Sat, September 28th - 5:00pm
Baldwin City Block Party
Baldwin City Block Party

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Description: Free concert in charming downtown Baldwin City! Local food and drink, dancing and fun with Sellout and Quite Frankly The Band. Block Party is a fundraiser for the Lumberyard Arts Center, a non-profit organization providing arts opportunities for all ages. Submitted by: Wendy Conover Lumberyard Arts Center

Sat, September 28th - 5:00pm

 
 
 
 
Sat, September 28th - 8:00pm
The Glenn Miller Orchestra
The Glenn Miller Orchestra

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Description: Buy tickets now to see The Glenn Miller Orchestra on September 28. Tickets range from $29-$55. Call the Stiefel Box Office at 785-827-1998 or follow the "buy tickets" link at StiefelTheatre.org. Submitted by: Valerie Johnson Stiefel Theatre

Sat, September 28th - 8:00pm

 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 

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