Upcoming events

Dec 4

Performance: Theatre Nohgaku

Sunday, December 4, 2:00–3:00 p.m. |

Free; first-come, first seated

Join us for this special performance inspired by Weaving Splendor: Treasures of Asian Textiles from The Nelson-Atkins Museum of Art.  Theatre Nohgaku is an international performance ensemble whose members share a passion for Nō and a conviction that it has profound power for audiences today. They perform traditional and contemporary work that reaches… Read More
Dec 11

The Stonecutter

Sunday, December 11, 2:00–3:00 p.m. |

Auditorium; free; space is limited; first-come, first-seated

Based on a traditional Asian folktale and featuring Bunraku puppetry, The Stonecutter teaches two life lessons: be happy with who you are and make your wishes carefully! This performance is most suitable for children ages 3–10, but all are welcome. Read More
Dec 17

Performance: No-No Boy

Saturday, December 17, 2:00–4:00 p.m. |

Free; first come, first seated

No-No Boy is an immersive multimedia work blending original folk songs, storytelling, and projected archival images, all in service of illuminating hidden American histories. Taking inspiration from his own family’s history living through the Vietnam War as well as many other stories of Asian American experiences, Dr. Julian Saporiti has transformed… Read More
Dec 19

Music for Seniors: Holiday Sing-Along

Monday, December 19, 10:30–11:30 a.m. |

Free; registration required

Join Music for Seniors for this annual sing-along led by Sarah Martin McConnell, the organization’s founder. This year’s sing-along will feature the Grammy-winning harmonica player and multi-instrumentalist Charlie McCoy. A member of the Country Music Hall of Fame, McCoy has been a lynchpin of Nashville’s music scene cine the 60s. Read More

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