Chattanooga Now Arts on Tap

Chattanooga Now Arts on Tap

October 5th, 2012 in Chattanooga Now - Art

THEATER

BLUE RIDGE COMMUNITY THEATER -- 420 W. Main St., Blue Ridge, Ga. 706-632-9223, www.BlueRidgeCommunityTheater.com. "Vincent," story of 19th-century artist Vincent Van Gogh 7:30 p.m. today and Saturday, 2 p.m. Sunday.

CHATTANOOGA THEATRE CENTRE -- 400 River St. 267-8534, www.theatrecentre.com.

• "Bunnicula" (Youth production), 7:30 p.m. today, 2:30 p.m. Saturday and Sunday. $8 and $10.

• "God of Carnage" (Circle), 8 p.m. Oct. 12-13, 7 p.m. Oct. 18, 8 p.m. Oct. 19-20, 2:30 p.m. Oct. 21, 7 p.m. Oct. 25, 8 p.m. Oct. 26-27, 2:30 p.m. Oct. 28. $30 opening night. $10-$25 other performances.

COLONNADE -- 264 Catoosa Circle, Ringgold, Ga. 706-935-9000, www.colonnadecenter.org. "The Odd Couple," 7:30 p.m. Oct. 12-13 and Oct. 19, 1 and 7:30 p.m. Oct. 20. Adults $11, seniors/students $9, groups $8.

COVENANT COLLEGE -- Dora Maclellan Brown Memorial Chapel, 14049 Scenic Highway, Lookout Mountain, Ga. 706-419-1051. "See Rock City," 8 p.m. today, 2:30 p.m. Saturday. $7 adults, $5 students/children.

CUMBERLAND COUNTY PLAYHOUSE -- Crossville, Tenn. 931-484-5000, www.ccplayhouse.com.

• "Golden Boy of the Blue Ridge," through Oct. 26. $14-$27.

• "Five Guys Named Moe," through Oct. 27. $14-$27.

• "Backwards in High Heels," through Nov. 2. $14-$27.

• "Big River," through Nov. 2. $14-$27.

ENSEMBLE THEATRE -- St. Andrews Center, 1918 Union Ave. 987-5141, www.ensembletheatreofchattanooga.com. "Sweet Nothing in My Ear," 7:30 p.m. Oct. 12, 2 p.m. Oct. 13, 6:30 p.m. Oct. 14, 7:30 p.m. Oct. 19, 2 p.m. Oct. 20, 6:30 p.m. Oct. 21. $10.

LEE UNIVERSITY -- Edna Minor Conn Theatre, Room 305, Vest Building, corner of Church and 11th streets, Cleveland, Tenn. 423-614-8343. "Jekyll & Hyde," 7:30 p.m. Thursday-Oct. 15.

MASTHEAD PRODUCTIONS -- Roland W. Hayes Concert Hall, UTC Fine Arts Center, 752 Vine St. 304-2305. "Frankenstein: The Postmodern Prometheus," 7 p.m. Oct. 12-13, 7 p.m. Oct. 19-20. $6, $3 seniors/UTC students and faculty.

MEMORIAL AUDITORIUM -- 399 McCallie Ave., 642-8497, 757-5050, ChattanoogaOnStage.com. "I'm Still Standing," by comedian, actor, film producer, writer and rapper Mike Epps, 8 p.m. Oct. 13. $39.50-$46.50 (plus fees).

OAK STREET PLAYHOUSE -- Flo Summitt Theatre, First-Centenary United Methodist Church, 419 McCallie Ave. 756-2428, www.oakstreetplayhouse.com.

• "Second Time Around," 7:30 p.m. today and Saturday, 2:30 p.m. Sunday. $10 adults, $8 seniors/groups, $5 students.

• Auditions for "Seeing Stars in Dixie," four women and one man needed, 7 p.m. Sunday and Monday.

TENNESSEE VALLEY THEATRE -- 184 W. Jackson Ave., Spring City, Tenn. 423-365-7529. www.tennesseevalleytheatre.com. "The Dixie Swim Club," 7:30 p.m. today and Saturday, 2 p.m. Sunday. $10.

WALKER COUNTY COMMUNITY THEATER -- Walker County Civic Center, 10052 N. Highway 27, Rock Spring, Ga. 706-375-7705, walkercountycommunitytheater@yahoo.com. "The Diary of Anne Frank," 7:30 p.m. today, 1 and 7:30 p.m. Saturday. $10 adults, $8 students/seniors, $5 seniors (1 p.m. Oct. 6 only).

ARTISTS/EXHIBITS

ARTCRAFTERS GALLERY -- 1356 Market St., Dayton, Tenn. 423-775-1401, www.artcraftersdayton.com. Work by Spring City artist Sally Fleming, Saturday-Oct. 16. Reception, 1-3 p.m. Oct. 13.

ATHENS ARTS CENTER -- 320 N. White St., Athens, Tenn. 423-745-8781, www.athensartscouncil.org. "McMinn County En Plein Air," regional landscape paintings by Chris Ingram, through Oct. 31.

AVA GALLERY -- 30 Frazier Ave. 265-4282, www.avarts.org. "Fresh: 2012 AVA Emerging Artist Exhibition," through Oct. 12.

BESSIE SMITH CULTURAL CENTER -- 200 E. M.L. King Blvd. Admission: $7 adults, $3 children 6-12, $5 seniors and students. 266-8658. "Beauty in the Face of Destruction," images of Haiti by photographer Ross Oscar Knight, through Nov. 3.

CHATTANOOGA STATE COMMUNITY COLLEGE -- Augusta R. Kolwyck Library, 4501 Amnicola Highway. 697-4448, www.chattanoogastate.edu. "Flying Brushes," exhibit by artists with developmental disabilities and physical limitations, through Oct. 31. Reception, 5:30-8:30 p.m. Oct. 18.

E.G. FISHER LIBRARY -- 1289 Ingleside Ave., Athens, Tenn. 423-475-7782. "The Art of the Air Brush," Halloween-themed exhibit by Community Artist League member Maximo Ortiz, through Oct. 31.

EXUM GALLERY & MEMORIAL GARDEN -- St. Paul's Episcopal Church, 305 W. Seventh St. 266-8195. "Kaleidoscope," 30 watercolor and acrylic paintings by Helen Burton, through Oct. 28.

GEORGIA HERITAGE MUSEUM -- 100 Gordon St. (railroad depot), Chickamauga, Ga. 706-375-4488. Admission: $2 adults, $1 children. Display of Civil War weapons, equipment, recovered relics and personal items, through Nov. 30.

HARRIS ART CENTER -- 212 S. Wall St., Calhoun, Ga. 706-629-2599, www.harrisartcenter.com. HeArt of Education juried exhibit includes works by 58 artists from preschool to retirees, through Oct. 21.

HUNTER MUSEUM OF AMERICAN ART -- 10 Bluff View. Admission: $9.95 adults, $4.95 children. 267-0968. www.huntermuseum.org. "Chattanooga Gems III," works from private collections, through Oct. 21.

• Sunday: Free First Sunday, noon-4:30 p.m., no admission fees. Crafts for children and performances by Voices of Lee and the Lee Jazz Ensemble as part of Bradley County Day at the museum.

• Thursday: Gems of Chattanooga Cuisine program by 212 Market Restaurant, 6 p.m. Included with regular admission.

IN-TOWN GALLERY -- 26A Frazier Ave. 267-9214. www.intowngallery.com. "Rhythm and Blues," tribute to early jazz and blues musicians through oil paintings of instruments and performers in blue hues by Chuck Frye, through Oct. 26. Opening reception, 5-8 p.m. today.

LYNN H. WOOD ARCHAEOLOGICAL MUSEUM -- Hackman Hall, Southern Adventist University, Collegedale. 236-2030, www.southern.edu/archaeology. Permanent exhibit: "Vessels in Time: A Journey Into the Biblical World."

MEDAL OF HONOR EXHIBIT -- Northgate Mall, 5000 Hixson Pike. The National Medal of Honor Museum of Military History examines exploits of America's heroes through pictures, narratives, uniforms and artifacts. 877-2525. www.mohm.org.

MOUNTAIN ARTS COMMUNITY CENTER -- 809 Kentucky Ave., Signal Mountain. 886-1959. TACA Art Show, through Sunday.

SHUPTRINE FINE ART GROUP -- 2646 Broad St. 266-4453, www.Shuptrines.com. "New Works by Maggie Siner," works in oil on linen by the contemporary painter, through Nov. 30.

SIXTH CAVALRY MUSEUM -- 2 Barnhardt Circle, Fort Oglethorpe. Admission: $3 adult, $2 child or senior adult. 706-861-2860. Chronicles the "Fighting 6th" from 1861 to present day. www.6thcavalrymuseum.com.

TANNER/HILL GALLERY -- 3069 S. Broad St., Suite 3, and Warehouse Row, 1110 Market St. 280-7182, www.tannerhillgallery.com. "Textures of the Heart," large-scale abstract works by Wyoming-based artist Neltje, through Oct. 31.

THE ART CENTER -- 420 W. Main St., Blue Ridge, Ga. 706-632-2144, www.blueridgearts.net.

• Pear Street Painters Exhibit, through Oct. 14.

• National Juried Nature and Fine Art Photographic Exhibit, through Oct. 14.

• Plein aire exhibit, through Oct. 14.

• Exhibit of works by artist-in-residence Marsha Hamby, through Jan. 4. Opening reception, 5-7 p.m. Oct. 20.