Arts calendar

July 1, 1993

Arts calendar

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Art Shows This Week:

Various Artists – The Artery, 514 E. State St. Eclectic collection of drawings, paintings, sculpture, tapestries, handmade furniture, soaps, jewelry, etc. Info: 961-1113.

Studio Artists – Klehm Arboretum. A lively exhibit including watercolors, oils & photography. Thru Dec. 18. Info: 965-8146.

Above the Neck and Higher – J.R. Kortman. Women making women’s hats. Info: 968-0123.

Funktional Arts – 412 N. First St. Jewelry, furniture, sculpture; ceramic sculpture by Lynn Fisher. By appt. only. Info: 229-9048/969-7942.

Native Patterns – Beloit College, Wright Museum of Art. contemporary Native American Art from the Permanent Collection. Thru Dec. 15. Info: 608/363-2242.

Lauren Garber/George Williams – Beloit College, Wright Museum of Art. Faculty art exhibitions. Thru Dec. 15. Info: 608/363-2242.

Freeport Arts Center – Paintings by J. Eric Anderson, Jacqueline Moses and area students. Thru Jan. 7. Center hours: Tue. 10 a.m.-6 p.m.; Wed.-Sun. 10 a.m.-5 p.m. Free during Nov. & Dec. Info: 235-9755.

Tin Whistle – Main & Auburn. Oil paintings by Thomas Nali; Chalk & charcoal by Julie Hammond. Artist cards available. Thru Dec. Info: 963-0270.

Women for All Seasons – Heroes and Hearth Tenders – Womanspace Art Exhibit at Crusader Clinic, 1200 W. State. Info: 877-0118.

The History of Art in Rockford – Rockford Art Museum. Exhibit surveys galleries and artists that have had a presence the Rockford area over the century. George Robertson, B.E.Keith, Lorado Taft. Showcase the Museum’s recently restored Taft sculptures Despair and Knowledge as well as bringing together other Taft sculpture from private and public Illinois collections. Thru Jan. 28. Info: 968-2787.

Andrew Langoussis – Rockford College Art Gallery. Painting and sculpture. Thru Dec. 15. Info: 226-4027.

Four Women, Four Voices – Rockford College Art Gallery. Nicole Beck, sculpture; Cheryl Holz, painting & mixed media; Gale Jamieson, sculpture; Elaine Miller, painting. Thru Dec. 15. Info: 226-4034.

Museum/Schools Program-Artist-in-Residence: Betsy Youngquist – Rockford Art Museum. Tues., Wed. & Thurs. thru Dec. 15. Info: 968-2787.

Jane H. Rapp Stained Glass Exhibit – Earthworks Galleria Studio, Loves Park, by appt. only. Info: 654-8576.

317 Market Street Gallery: The Unique Home-Living With Art – Artist residents Deborah Newton, Richard Novak, Julie Ekstam, Bonnie Kistler Hinde, Joseph Zimmer, Joyce Way, Ann Stegall, Steve Court, Michael Cotti and Virginia Noerr unveil new work. Forty artists displaying work in the on-going Taste Gallery, call 815/968-3174 to view or purchase.

December 13 – Wednesday

School for Scandal – Chicago Shakespeare Theater. Richard Brinsley Sheridan’s play. 1 & 7:30 p.m. $28/$35/$45. Info: 312/595-5600.

The Radio City Christmas Spectacular – Rosemont Theatre, 5400 N. River Road, Rosemont, Ill. Starring the world-famous Rockettes. $24.50-$49.50. 2 & 7:30 p.m. Info: 312/559-1212.

Damon Avenue Puppeteers Holiday Show – Opera House of Sandwich. Times/prices vary. Info: 786-2555.

Evening on Broadway – Beloit College, Moore Lounge, Pearsons Hall. 7:30 p.m. Info: 608/363-2422.

A Christmas Carol – NAT. In a new adaptation by local Playwright Margaret Reather, this holiday classic will send your spirit soaring. Student matinee at 10 a.m. Thru Dec. 24. Prices vary. Info: 964-6282.

Art League Lecture Series: The Art of Marshall Field’s Holiday Windows – Beloit College, Wright Museum of Art. Illustrated lecture by Amy Meadows, visual marketing manager, Marshall Field’s Dept. Store. 7 p.m. Info: 608/363-2422.

December 14 – Thursday

School for Scandal – Chicago Shakespeare Theater. Richard Brinsley Sheridan’s play. 7:30 p.m. $28/$35/$45. Info: 312/595-5600.

Damon Avenue Puppeteers Holiday Show – Opera House of Sandwich. Times/prices vary. Info: 786-2555.

Do it Yourself Messiah – Opera House of Sandwich. 8 p.m. Free. Info: 786-2555.

Rockford College Performing Arts Choreographer Showcase – Cheek Theatre. 7 p.m. Free. Info: 226-4100.

Nuncrackers: The Nunsense Christmas Musical – Clock Tower Dinner Theatre. As the sisters and children’s chorus from the local school prepare to perform their version of the Nutcracker, the hijinx begin! You will laugh at the hilarious antics of those five, all-singing, all-dancing nuns, as you are treated to a frolic-filled evening, including a holiday sing-a-long. Thru Dec. 31. 8 p.m. Tickets $15-$20. Dinner Theatre $27-$53. 2 p.m. Info: 815/229-4035.

A Christmas Carol – NAT. In a new adaptation by local Playwright Margaret Reather, this holiday classic will send your spirit soaring. Student matinee at 10 a.m. Thru Dec. 24. Prices vary. Info: 964-6282.

The Snow Queen – UW-Whitewater. 7 p.m. $3-$7. Info: 262/472-2222.

The Christmas Cabaret – NAT. Capture the joyous sounds of Christmas with TV songs and stories. 7:30 p.m. $10 for all performances. Thru Dec. 24. Info: 963-9454.

The Radio City Christmas Spectacular – Rosemont Theatre, 5400 N. River Road, Rosemont, Ill. Starring the world-famous Rockettes. $24.50-$49.50. 7:30 p.m. Info: 312/559-1212.

December 15 – Friday

School for Scandal – Chicago Shakespeare Theater. Richard Brinsley Sheridan’s play. 8 p.m. $28/$35/$45. Info: 312/595-5600.

Palm Beach Story – Storefront Cinema. Claudette Colbert and Joel McCrea star as a married couple who have everything, except money. 7:30 p.m. $5/$4. Info: 962-FILM.

N. Ill. Children’s Chorus: Winter Concert – First Lutheran Church, DeKalb. 7:30 p.m. $5/$2. Info: 758-3836.

The Radio City Christmas Spectacular – Rosemont Theatre, 5400 N. River Road, Rosemont, Ill. Starring the world-famous Rockettes. $24.50-$49.50. 2 & 8 p.m. Info: 312/559-1212.

Nuncrackers: The Nunsense Christmas Musical – Clock Tower Dinner Theatre. As the sisters and children’s chorus from the local school prepare to perform their version of the Nutcracker, the hijinx begin! You will laugh at the hilarious antics of those five, all-singing, all-dancing nuns, as you are treated to a frolic-filled evening, including a holiday sing-a-long. Thru Dec. 31. 8 p.m. Tickets $15-$20. Dinner Theatre $27-$53. Info: 815/229-4035.

The Christmas Cabaret – NAT. Capture the joyous sounds of Christmas with TV songs and stories. 8 p.m. $10. Thru Dec. 24. Info: 963-9454.

A Christmas Carol – NAT. In a new adaptation by local Playwright Margaret Reather, this holiday classic will send your spirit soaring. 7:30 p.m. Student matinee at 10 a.m. Thru Dec. 24. Prices vary. Info: 964-6282.

December 16 – Saturday

RVC Starlight Theatre Auditions – Call 654-4296 for information.

The Radio City Christmas Spectacular – Rosemont Theatre, 5400 N. River Road, Rosemont, Ill. Starring the world-famous Rockettes. $24.50-$49.50. 1; 4:30 & 8 p.m. Info: 312/559-1212.

A Very Celtic Christmas – Opera House of Sandwich. 7 p.m. $10. Info: 786-2555.

Palm Beach Story – Storefront Cinema. Claudette colbert and Joel McCrea star as a married couple who have everything, except money. 7 p.m. $5/$4. Info: 962-FILM.

A Christmas Carol – NAT. In a new adaptation by local Playwright Margaret Reather, this holiday classic will send your spirit soaring. 1 & 5 p.m. Prices vary. Thru Dec. 24. Info: 964-6282.

Nuncrackers: The Nunsense Christmas Musical – Clock Tower Dinner Theatre. As the sisters and children’s chorus from the local school prepare to perform their version of the Nutcracker, the hijinx begin! You will laugh at the hilarious antics of those five, all-singing, all-dancing nuns, as you are treated to a frolic-filled evening, including a holiday sing-a-long. Thru Dec. 31. 8 p.m. Tickets $15-$20. Dinner Theatre $27-$53. Info: 815/229-4035.

School for Scandal – Chicago Shakespeare Theater. Richard Brinsley Sheridan’s play. 4 & 8:30 p.m. $28/$35/$45. Info: 312/595-5600.

The Christmas Cabaret – NAT. Capture the joyous sounds of Christmas with TV songs and stories. 4:30 & 8:30 p.m. $10 for all performances. Thru Dec. 24. Info: 963-9454.

The Nutcracker – Midway Theatre. Performed by Ballet Metropolitan. 2 & 7 p.m. $10/$12. Info: 654-7190.

December 17 – Sunday

RVC Starlight Theatre auditions – Call 654-4296 for information.

School for Scandal – Chicago Shakespeare Theater. Richard Brinsley Sheridan’s play. 3 p.m. $28/$35/$45. Info: 312/595-5600.

The Christmas Cabaret – NAT. Capture the joyous sounds of Christmas with TV songs and stories. 7:30 p.m. $10 for all performances. Thru Dec. 24. Info: 963-9454.

The School of Rockford Dance Company: Ngoma & Dance Reach in Dancing Paintings – Northwest Community Center. 5 p.m. Free. Info: 963-3341.

The Radio City Christmas Spectacular – Rosemont Theatre, 5400 N. River Road, Rosemont, Ill. Starring the world-famous Rockettes. $24.50-$49.50. 1 & 4:30 p.m. Info: 312/559-1212.

Palm Beach Story – Storefront Cinema. Claudette Colbert and Joel McCrea star as a married couple who have everything, except money. 4:30 & 7 p.m. $5/$4. Info: 962-FILM.

A Christmas Carol – NAT. In a new adaptation by local Playwright Margaret Reather, this holiday classic will send your spirit soaring. 2 p.m. Thru Dec. 24. Prices vary. Info: 964-6282.

December 18 – Monday

RVC Starlight Theatre auditions – Call 654-4296 for information.

December 19 – Tuesday

RVC Starlight Theatre auditions – Call 654-4296 for information.

Terrific Tuesdays – Rockford Art Museum, Discovery Center Museum and Rockford Dance Company. Info: 968-2787.

The Radio City Christmas Spectacular – Rosemont Theatre, 5400 N. River Road, Rosemont, Ill. Starring the world-famous Rockettes. $24.50-$49.50. 7:30 p.m. Info: 312/559-1212.

A Christmas Carol – NAT. In a new adaptation by local Playwright Margaret Reather, this holiday classic will send your spirit soaring. 7:30 p.m. Prices vary. Thru Dec. 24. Info: 964-6282.

School for Scandal – Chicago Shakespeare Theater. Richard Brinsley Sheridan’s play. 7:30 p.m. $28/$35/$45. Info: 312/595-5600.

Please have your schedule in to The Rock River Times the Thursday preceding our Wednesday publication. It’s a free listing, and we’d love to help you out. Fax at 964-9825, or call 964-9767.

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