The Joplin Globe, Joplin, MO

February 28, 2013

The Rundown (March 1-7)


From staff reports

JOPLIN, Mo. — EVENTS

TODAY

Joplin Electric Theater, 8 p.m., The Hive, 506 S. Main St. "The Jeffrey Dahmer Files" will be shown.

This is a documentary on the crime professionals and neighbors who were affected professionally and personally with their association to the crime. An IFC Midnight production.

Doors open at 7:30 p.m. Admission: $10.

Details: 417-434-2944.



NEVADA, Mo. -- Baked potato dance, 7:30 to 10 p.m., Home Economics Building, Vernon County Fairgrounds. Admission: $5.

Details: 417-465-2241 or 417-667-3069.



PITTSBURG, Kan. -- Dizzy Gillespie All-Star Big Band, 7:30 p.m., Memorial Auditorium.

The band is the featured performer for Pittsburg State University's 39th annual Jazz Festival. Admission: $15; $10 for seniors and PSU students, faculty and staff.

Details: 620-235-4796.



PITTSBURG, Kan. -- "True West," 8 p.m., Studio Theatre, Pittsburg State University.

The Tony-nominated play by Sam Shepard is a comedy about two brothers: Lee, a drifter, and Austin, a screenwriter, who come to believe that switching places is the only way to find out who they truly are. The play includes strong language.

Tickets: $10; $6 for seniors and students; free for PSU students, faculty and staff.

Details: 620-235-4796.



SATURDAY

Artist Tales, 2 to 3 p.m., Spiva Center for the Arts, 222 W. Third St.

Children 3 and older will listen to "The Dot" by Peter H. Reynolds, then make their own dot art. Parents must remain with children. Cost: $10.

Details: 417-623-0183.



CARL JUNCTION, Mo. -- Monthly breakfast, 7 to 10 a.m., Carl Junction Community Center, 303 N. Main St.

Scrambled eggs, biscuits and gravy, pancakes and sausage will be served. Cost: $7; $3 for children 6 and under. Proceeds will benefit Carl Junction Lions Club community projects.



DIAMOND, Mo. -- "Ida B. Wells," 1 p.m., at George Washington Carver National Monument.

The 30-minute film explores the life of a woman who fought against lynchings in the South and worked as a teacher, journalist and human rights activist. The program is free.

The monument is 2 miles west of Diamond on Highway V, then 1Ú2 mile south on Carver Road. Details: 417-325-4151 between 9 a.m. and 4:30 p.m. or visit ww.nps.gov/gwca/.



MIAMI, Okla. -- "Speedy," 7:30 p.m., Coleman Theatre. The Harold Lloyd silent film will be shown, with organist Dennis James.

The movie tells the story of Harold "Speedy" Swift's attempts to save the last horse drawn streetcar in New York. The film contrasts the speed of life in the contemporary city with the pace of yesteryear, represented by the non-motorized mode of transport. Yankees star Babe Ruth plays one of Speedy's hapless passengers.  

Admission: $16; $13 for seniors; $11 for students; $9 for children. Details: 918-540-2425.



TIPTON FORD -- Spring Valley Music, 7:30 p.m., Tipton Ford Community Building. That Dalton Gang will perform.

Details: 417-623-4740.



PITTSBURG, Kan. -- "True West," 8 p.m., Studio Theatre, Pittsburg State University.

The Tony-nominated play by Sam Shepard is a comedy about two brothers: Lee, a drifter, and Austin, a screenwriter, who come to believe that switching places is the only way to find out who they truly are. The play includes strong language.

Tickets: $10; $6 for seniors and students; free for PSU students, faculty and staff.

Details: 620-235-4796.



SUNDAY

DIAMOND, Mo. -- "Ida B. Wells," 1 p.m., at George Washington Carver National Monument.

The 30-minute film explores the life of a woman who fought against lynchings in the South and worked as a teacher, journalist and human rights activist. The program is free.

The monument is 2 miles west of Diamond on Highway V, then 1Ú2 mile south on Carver Road. Details: 417-325-4151 between 9 a.m. and 4:30 p.m. or visit ww.nps.gov/gwca/.



MIAMI, Okla. -- "Speedy," 7:30 p.m., Coleman Theatre. The Harold Lloyd silent film will be shown, with organist Dennis James.

The movie tells the story of Harold "Speedy" Swift's attempts to save the last horse drawn streetcar in New York. The film contrasts the speed of life in the contemporary city with the pace of yesteryear, represented by the non-motorized mode of transport. Yankees star Babe Ruth plays one of Speedy's hapless passengers.  

Admission: $16; $13 for seniors; $11 for students; $9 for children. Details: 918-540-2425.



PITTSBURG, Kan. -- "True West," 2 p.m., Studio Theatre, Pittsburg State University. The Tony-nominated play by Sam Shepard is a comedy about two brothers: Lee, a drifter, and Austin, a screenwriter, who come to believe that switching places is the only way to find out who they truly are. The play includes strong language.

Tickets: $10; $6 for seniors and students; free for PSU students, faculty and staff.

Details: 620-235-4796.



MONDAY

¥NEOSHO, Mo. -- Monday movie, 4 p.m., Neosho/Newton County Public Library, 201 W. Spring St. "Cloudy with a Chance of Meatballs" will be shown.

Details: 417-451-4231.



WEDNESDAY

Learn to line dance, 10 a.m., at 1801 W. Second St. Cost: $4 per person. Details: 417-437-1113.



Line dance lessons, 1 to 3 p.m., 1801 W. Second St., $5 per class; 12:30 p.m. beginners and review. Details: 918-314-0260.



THURSDAY

MIAMI, Okla. -- "Thoroughly Modern Millie," at 7:30 p.m. in the Fine Arts Auditorium at Northeastern Oklahoma A&M College.

The play is directed by Steve McCurley with musical direction by John Walls. Cast includes Maryclaire Allen, Chacall Charles, Hailey Keith, Alex Warstler, Clarissa McJunkins, Britany Gedl, Chris Keithley, Bentley Heydt and Domonique Lindsey.

Tickets are $10 for adults, $8 for seniors, students and children, free for NEO students, faculty and staff with an ID. Details: bgeorge@neo.edu.

 

NIGHTLIFE



Tonight

Signals, SeaKings and Yes, Inferno, 10 p.m., Blackthorn Pizza and Pub, 510 S. Joplin Ave. Tickets: $5, 21+. Details: 623-2485.



Jake Clark, 8 to 10 p.m. JB's Piano Bar, 112 S. Main St., $3 cover. Details: 624-5678.



Diversity Band, 9 p.m., doors open at 7 p.m., Jukebox Saturday Night, 3405 S. Range Line Road, $5 cover charge. Details: 206-7100.



Members Only, 9:30 p.m., on the Bypass Stage at Kitchen Pass, 1212 Main St., doors open at 8 p.m. $10 admission. Details: 624-9095.



Boddy D Band, 8:30 p.m., at Silverado Dance Club, 615 Tyler Ave. $5 cover charge. Details: 623-0103.



Sing To Me Karaoke, 8 p.m. at Hogs and Hotrods Saloon, 7889 Old Route 66 Blvd. Details: 206-2752.



Karaoke with Jukebox Judy, at 8:30 p.m. at Frank's Lounge, 2112 S. Main St. No cover charge.



DIAMOND, Mo. -- Live music, at 9 p.m., at Ole' Broncs, 1630 Highway 59, 1 mile south of J.R.'s Western Wear. Details: 417-325-7180.



WEBB CITY, Mo. -- Karaoke, 8 p.m., Longhorn Bar and Grill, 202 E. Broadway Ave. Details: 673-5598.



MIAMI, Okla. -- Jackson Taylor and the Sinners, at 9 p.m., doors open at 8 p.m., Indoor Peoria Showcase at Buffalo Run Casino. Details: 918-542-7140, or www.buffalorun.com.



Saturday

Sky Smeed and Joe Mack, 10 p.m., Blackthorn Pizza and Pub, 510 S. Joplin Ave. Tickets: $5, 21+. Details: 623-2485.



Free Play, 8:30 p.m., at Silverado Dance Club, 615 Tyler Ave. $5 cover charge. Details: 623-0103.

Karaoke with Jukebox Judy, at 8:30 p.m. at Frank's Lounge, 2112 S. Main St. No cover charge.



Karaoke with Mailman Jim, at 8 p.m. at Rumors Cocktail Lounge, 1825 W. Seventh St.



DIAMOND, Mo. -- Live music, at 9 p.m., at Ole' Broncs, 1630 Highway 59, 1 mile south of J.R.'s Western Wear. Details: 417-325-7180.



SENECA, Mo. -- Ripplin' Creek, 7 p.m., at Pam's Place, 2097 Marla Lane. Open mic night follows.



WEBB CITY, Mo. -- Karaoke, 8 p.m., Longhorn Bar and Grill, 202 E. Broadway Ave. Details: 673-5598.



SUNDAY

DIAMOND, Mo. -- Jam session, 7 to 11 p.m., at Ole' Broncs, 1630 Highway 59, 1 mile south of J.R.'s Western Wear. Details: 417-325-7180.



Tuesday

Krazy Karaoke, at Turtleheads, 4218 S. Main St. Details: 417-782-4323.

Wednesday

Texas Hold Ôem Tournament, 7 and 9:30 p.m., at Turtleheads, 4218 S. Main St. No charge. Details: 417-782-4323.



Max Brown and Bob Toft, at 7 p.m., at Silverado Dance Club, 615 Tyler Ave. $5 cover charge. Details: 623-0103.



DIAMOND, Mo. -- Karaoke with Fast Eddy, 8 to 11 p.m., at Ole' Broncs, 1630 Highway 59, 1 mile south of J.R.'s Western Wear. Details: 417-325-7180.



WEBB CITY, Mo. -- Karaoke, 8 p.m., Longhorn Bar and Grill, 202 E. Broadway Ave. Details: 673-5598.



Thursday

Karaoke, at Turtleheads, 4218 S. Main St. No cover charge. Details: 417-782-4323.

Open mic night hosted by Lonnie Paul Hulette, at Silverado Dance Club, 615 Tyler Ave. No cover charge. Details: 623-0103.



EXHIBITS

Three members of the Joplin Regional Artists Coalition are featured in a rotating exhibit at the Joplin Area Chamber of Commerce, 320 E. Fourth St.

Artists displaying are Sherry Pettey, Daria Claiborne and Kristin Huke.

The show will hang through May 31. Details: Linda Teeter, 417-438-5931.



CARTHAGE, Mo. -- Exhibit "Curiously Inspired" at artCentral Hyde House, 1110 E. 13th St.

The exhibit features the Joplin Regional Artists Coalition's first show of the year. Artists include Christina Lorenzen, Koral Martin, Alice Lynn Greenwood, Linda Teeter, Becky Golubski, Daria Cliarborne, Debbie Reed, Merlen White, Kristin Girard, John Mills, Mark Norris, Jorge Leyva, Mary Ann Soerries, Brenda Sageng, Dale Auguston, Annabelle Seelye Fuhr, Karen Brust, Joan Stattel, Cheryl Church, Amber Blankenship, David Matthews, Olivia Givens, Diana Bray, Steve Doerr, Margie Moss, Dustin Miller, Jesse McCormick, Jim Bray, Helen Kunze, Sue Colgin, Sarah Serio, Heather Grills, Donna Roberts, Steve Head, Cindy Head, Dolores Bilke, Ashley Bilke, Jane McCaulley, Sherry Pettey, DJ Bates, April Davis, Percilla Penner, Tom Jones, Vincent Alejandro, Cher Jiang, Pam Leisenring, Steve Binham, and Kristian Dunlap.

Underwriting the show are Cherry's Custom Framing and Koka Art Gallery, both of Carthage.

JRAC, formed in 2010, is a nonprofit organization that provides artistic activity and promotions for area visual artists.

It runs through 5 p.m. Sunday, March 10. artCentral is open noon to 5 p.m. Friday and Saturday and 1 to 5 p.m. Sunday. Details: Linda Teeter, 417-438-5931.



PITTSBURG, Kan. -- The exhibit "Life Industries," printmaking and sculpture by artist Andrew Au, is on display in the Harry Krug Gallery at Pittsburg State University.

Au is a professor of art at the Miami University-Middletown in Middletown, Ohio. His work includes works on paper, printmaking and sculptures. "Life Industries" explores product design and manufactured objects seen as living organisms. His work includes gouache paintings, silkscreen prints and sculptural reproductions to create the feeling of a natural history display. Au's work has been exhibited across the U.S. and internationally.

The exhibit closes on March 7 and the artist will present a public lecture about his work at 4 p.m. in 103 Porter Hall on March 7.

Harry Krug Gallery is in Porter Hall. Admission is free. The gallery is open from 8 a.m. to 9:30 p.m. Monday through Thursday and from 8 a.m. to 4:30 p.m. Fridays.

Details: Portico Bowman, gallery director, at 620-235-4305.



SPRINGDALE, Ark. -- "From Archaeopteryx to Zapus," an exhibit on the history of the University of Arkansas Museum, is on display at the Shiloh Museum of Ozark History, 118 W. Johnson Ave.

The exhibit will showcase more than 200 objects and specimens on loan from the University Museum collections, including a black bear, emu egg, Plains Indians artifacts, Native American pottery, fossils, the Fayetteville meteorite, fluorescent minerals, and the keyboard and timer from the Old Main carillon which used to chime the hours and for special events.

The exhibit is on display through Jan. 11, 2014.

The museum is open from 10 a.m. to 5 p.m. Monday through Saturday. Admission is free. Details: 479-750-8165.