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Sunday, February 9, 2020

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Sun, February 9th - 3:00pm
Remembering Rick "Tiger" Dowdell: A Lecture by Bill Tuttle
Remembering Rick "Tiger" Dowdell: A Lecture by Bill Tuttle

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Description: St. Luke A.M.E. Church is pleased to announce “Remembering Rick 'Tiger' Dowdell: Civil Rights, Black Power, and Racial Violence in Lawrence, 1960-1970” by KU Professor Emeritus Bill Tuttle. This event is part of the ArtPlace Grant for the development of the Langston Hughes Community Center, and is also part of the Lawrence 1970 Project: Submitted by: Will Hickox Watkins Museum of History

Sun, February 9th - 3:00pm

Sun, February 9th - 4:00pm
Missy Andersen & Her One Man Band - Prairie Window Concert Series
Missy Andersen & Her One Man Band - Prairie Window Concert Series

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Description: “One of the truly great voices of our time.” – PBS Australia “Missy Andersen proves beyond a doubt that she’s the real deal.” – Washington Blues Society Bluesletter “…Vocal magic that lights up the night.” – Southland Blues Magazine Submitted by: Brad Guhr Dyck Arboretum of the Plains

Sun, February 9th - 4:00pm

Sun, February 9th - 7:00pm
Shaken & Stirred: Michael Feinstein With Storm Large
Shaken & Stirred: Michael Feinstein With Storm Large

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Description: Sunday, February 9, 2020 at 7:00 p.m. Muriel Kauffman Theatre The five-time GRAMMY-nominated musician Michael Feinstein is joining forces with renowned vocalist Storm Large for an unforgettable evening of live music. Performing hits from the Great American Songbook, this duo dazzles audiences with their brilliant vocals and witty anecdotes. Michael Feinstein is a multi-platinum recording artist with Emmy nominated PBS specials and an acclaimed NPR series. With a long list of musical accolades, Feinstein has established himself as a renowned singer and pianist worthy of such iconic venues as the Sydney Opera House and the White House. His exceptional musicality is matched by his passion for arts education. Feinstein founded the Great American Songbook Foundation in 2007, an organization dedicated to celebrating and preserving the Great American Song Book through master classes, education programs and the annual High School Songbook Academy. He currently serves as the Artistic Director of the Palladium Center for the Performing Arts, a $170 million, three-theatre venue in Carmel, Indiana, known for its diverse live programming. His most recent award-winning albums are A Michael Feinstein Christmas, The Sinatra Project and The Power Of Two. Storm Large gained national prominence as a finalist on the CBS show Rock Star: Supernova in 2006. A graduate of the Academy of Dramatic Arts in New York, her recent highlights include engagements with the New York Pops, Cincinnati Symphony Orchestra and the San Francisco Symphony. Storm Large made her guest debut in 2011 as a vocalist in Pink Martini, singing four sold-out concerts at the Kennedy Center in the Washington, D.C. with the National Symphony Orchestra. In 2014 her band released the record Le Bonheur, a collection of twisted and tortured love songs. Submitted by: Sydney Poteet Kauffman Center for the Performing Arts

Sun, February 9th - 7:00pm

Sun, February 9th - 7:00pm
vation! USD 497 Talent Show
vation! USD 497 Talent Show

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Description: The Lawrence Schools Foundation and Lied Center of Kansas are proud to announce the fourth annual, district-wide talent show for middle and high school students. Held on the main stage of the Lied Center with full production, the community will come together to celebrate all of the immense talent among Lawrence youth. Enjoy the amazing talents of USD 497 students, ranging from instrumentalists to singers and dancers! In addition to the student performers, two students will serve as Executive Producers for the event: John Loos and Rheanne Walton, seniors at Free State High School. Submitted by: Betsy Ostrander Lied Center of Kansas

Sun, February 9th - 7:00pm


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