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The Nutcracker
The Polished Edge Studio Now Open!
Visit thepolishededge.com to shop our new selection of custom made goods. Order online, and we can drop off or ship your items, or you can schedule a studio visit to see items in person. Pictured above are our colored gem briolette earrings. We have many loose stones and styles available. And be sure to stop by the Mariana & More Pop Up Jewelry Party on Saturday, October 2nd from 2 to 5 pm.
The Art of Christmas Ornaments
Missouri Art Now: Celebrating the Bicentennial through Contemporary Art
What is happening in the Missouri art community right now? Experience the state’s vibrant arts culture in Missouri Art Now: A Bicentennial Celebration, a traveling juried exhibition showcasing 60 contemporary artists. Don’t miss the final stop at the Albrecht-Kemper Museum of Art in St. Joseph, just 45 minutes north of Kansas City. The opening reception is on Saturday, September 18 from 1 to 4 pm. Exhibition runs through November 7.
Artful Gift Guide
One of Today’s Most Exciting Chamber Ensembles Coming to 1900 Building
“Whenever this trio plays, drop everything and go hear them!” hailed The Boston Globe on the occasion of The Boston Trio’s Tanglewood debut. Since their formation in 1997, the trio has become one of today’s most exciting chamber ensembles. Acclaimed for their superb sense of ensemble and wondrous balance, these virtuosic musicians are committed to creating exceptional and daring performances of standard and contemporary repertoire. Presented by Park University International Center for Music, see The Boston Trio in concert, September 22, 7:30 p.m., at the 1900 Building.
Honors: Eddie Moore
The Midwest Trust Center presents New Dance Partners September 17-18
New Dance Partners: The Ultimate Collaboration returns to Yardley Hall at Johnson County Community College September 17-18 for the eighth festival of contemporary and modern dance. Featuring world premiere works, this year’s collaborative partners are Irene Rodriguez with the Kansas City Ballet; Sidra Bell with Owen/Cox Dance Group; Carolyn Dorfman with Störling Dance Theater; Roni Koresh with Wylliams/Henry Contemporary Dance Company. Tickets start at $25.