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Artist Talk with Christine Sun Kim Online

Sat., March 6, 11 a.m.

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Join us for an artist talk with the California-born, Berlin-based artist Christine Sun Kim. Kim explores concepts of sound, its visual representations, and how it is valued by society, from her perspective as part of the Deaf community. She uses performance, video, drawing, writing, and sound installation to uncover the depth and complexity of communication, including the politics of voice, listening, and language. The program will include ASL interpretation by Denise Kahler and live closed captions. Free, but registration is required. 314-935-4523

Bessie, Billie & Nina - Pioneering Women in Jazz

Sat., March 6, 8 p.m.
The Sheldon 3648 Washington Blvd., St. Louis St. Louis - Grand Center

Buy Tickets$40 Orchestra, $35 Balcony 1, $30 Balcony 2, $15 Student


Featuring Charenée Wade, Camille Thurman and Tahira Clayton Produced by Grammy-winning Eli Wolf and with arrangements by pianist and musical director Carmen Staaf, this exciting performance features three dynamic vocalists, each a rising star in her own right. Presented in affiliation with Women in Jazz Organization and backed by an all-female band, Wade, Thurman and Clayton celebrate the enduring legacies of these iconic women and artists with performances of their classic songs. A $1 historic preservation fee will be added to each ticket to help maintain The Sheldon for future generations. 314-533-9900

Bessie, Billie & Nina Concert Club

Sat., March 6, 8 p.m.
The Sheldon 3648 Washington Blvd., St. Louis St. Louis - Grand Center

Buy Tickets$15-$40


314-533-9900

Jefferson Barracks Telephone Museum - Character Telephone Exhibit

Wednesdays-Sundays, 9 a.m.-2 p.m. Continues through April 30

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Winnie-the-Pooh, R2-D2, Big Bird and the Keebler Elf – these are some of the telephones you’ll see at the Jefferson Barracks Telephone Museum. Housed in a restored 1896 building, the history museum also features an extensive collection of telephones manufactured from the early 1900s through the 2000s, hundreds of pieces of telephone-related equipment, memorabilia from 1880s through the 2000s and military telephones from WWI through the Gulf War. It is located in the historic Jefferson Barracks Park. The museum has many hands-on, how-things-work exhibits which were created to inspire an interest in engineering and history. 314-416-8004

Buzz Spector: Alterations

Tuesdays-Sundays, 10 a.m.-5 p.m. Continues through May 31


Literature, language, and philosophy are at the core of Buzz Spector’s work. He is a contemporary Conceptual artist who explores the aesthetic possibilities of language, paper, and books. Buzz Spector: Alterations spans the artist’s career from the 1970s to the present and includes drawings, altered books, collages, and more. Spector is internationally recognized for his contributions to the field of contemporary art. He taught painting, sculpture, and two-dimensional design at the Sam Fox School of Design & Visual Arts at Washington University before retiring in 2019. This is the first presentation of his work at a St. Louis museum. 314-721-0072

It's Eclectic Art Exhbit Online

Wednesdays-Sundays, 10 a.m.-5 p.m. Continues through May 1


Green Door Art Gallery presents “It’s Eclectic”, a multi-media and multi-style exhibit, featuring Pysanky by Katherine Alexander, acrylic portraits by Danny Bess, acrylic mandala paintings by Lynn Carter, wooden sculpture, benches and frames by Mindy Cooke, and abstract acrylic and mixed media paintings by Cara Harjes. The exhibit is free and open to the public. The artwork in this exhibit will be available for sale March 3 – May 1, 2021 Green Door art gallery’s 35 resident artists will also be exhibiting and selling artwork including fused glass, mosaics, watercolor, oil ,acrylic paintings, collage, mixed media, wood, pottery, and jewelry. 314-202-4071

A Fistful of Hollers Socially Distanced Murder Mystery Dinner Theatre

Fridays, Saturdays, 6:30-10 p.m. Continues through May 8

Buy Tickets52.95

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Join us for an exciting (socially distanced) evening at the funniest comedy dinner theater show in town. Dig into a fantastic three-course dinner at the Famous Lemp Mansion and figure out who-dun-it! Gun slingers, dance hall girls, cowboys, gold diggers and cowboy boots will abound. Rowdy cowboys will duel to the death as the crooked sheriff watches with glee. But none are as dangerous as Nasty Nate and word is he’s going to be stirring up trouble. Dress up wild west style and let the finger pointing begin at this wildly interactive Jest Murder Mystery Company dinner theater show. (314) 664-8024

Pop the Stigma Wellness Week Online

Every 7 days, 12 a.m.-12 p.m.


The Young Leaders of SSM Health are excited to present ‘Pop The Stigma Wellness Week’, a week of wellness themed events aimed at decreasing stigma around behavioral health issues and increasing support for the SSM Health Behavioral Health platform. 10/4 - MAC - HIIT 10/5 - Beth Duepner - Personal Trainer 10/6 - GRITstl - All Body Circuit 10/7 - Shanti Yoga - Yoga 10/8 - Title Boxing - Beginner's Boxing 10/9 - Sporcle Live - Trivia 10/10 - Sarah Robins - Dance Class ALL WEEK LONG - Virtual 5k* *Buy any event and get the Virtual 5k for FREE!

South City-based Urban Candle to Open Studio November 21,2020 in South Hampton/Macklind Avenue Area

Mondays-Sundays, 10 a.m.-4 p.m.
Urban Candle studio 5844 Macklind Avenue, SAINT LOUIS Affton/ Concord


The store will showcase Urban Candle’s wide variety of soy‐based candles and scents, along with warmers and melts, and candle‐related accessories and gifts, just in time for the holiday giving season. The Urban Candle studio also offers a space where owners Jim Hennessey and Chris DePalma teach guests how to make candles. Each candle can be individualized for the perfect candle‐making experience. All Urban Candles are hand‐poured in small batches to ensure they burn cleanly and have long‐lasting scents. Each candle is made using phthalate‐free fragrances infused with essential oils and 100 percent cotton wicks. 314-562-6439

Give 3:30 Mental Illness Awareness Week Virtual Event Online

Every 7 days

Buy Tickets$30.00


You can help people who are struggling with mental illness, especially during this time of COVID.19. October 4-11 is National Mental Illness Awareness Week. NAMI is having an event to support and spread awareness of mental illness. Registration site: http://www.runsignup.com/give330 FB event: https://www.facebook.com/events/1157967791230854/ NAMI SWI homepage: https://namiswi.org/

Virtual Women's Leadership Luncheon Online

Mon., March 8, 11:30 a.m.-1 p.m.

Buy TicketsFree


Join the Virtual Women's Leadership Luncheon to hear two women leaders in the St. Louis area who are living out Care of Creation. 262-787-1032

The Catherine Connection Donation Collection

Mondays-Fridays, 8:30 a.m.-3:30 p.m.
Mercy Conference and Retreat Center 2039 N. Geyer Road, Frontenac Frontenac

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Donations of food, diapers and other much needed supplies are being accepted on behalf of 11 organizations in the St. Louis area needing additional help during the pandemic. The Catherine Connection is centrally located at Mercy Conference and Retreat Center in Frontenac. Additional info, a list of organizations and wish lists may be found on our website. Donations are accepted Monday through Friday from 8:30am to 3:30pm. This is an ongoing event. Thank you for your support of those in need during this difficult time! 314.909.4672

Public Tour: Art, Untitled Online

Sat., March 13, 11 a.m.

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On March 13, Lingran Zhang (Arts & Sciences '21) explores the practice of titling artworks, considering how the “Untitled” label shapes viewer responses to a range of modern and contemporary artworks from the collection. The program will include live closed captions. This hour-long tour is free, but registration is required (link to come). Support for this program is provided by Women and the Kemper. 314-935-4523

Night of One Act Plays Online

Mon., March 15, 6:30-9 p.m.


The St. Louis Writers’ Group presents two nights of One-Act Plays, Monday, March 1st and 15th. The play readings will be presented live and interactive via ZOOM beginning at 6:30pm. You can submit your 10 to 15 minute play for inclusion to ryoung@papadocs.com, or simply join us as an audience member. Look us up on Facebook for more information. You’ll need to join our mailing list to receive the ZOOM link. 314-401-2636

Janet Evra Concert Club

Tue., March 16, 10 a.m.
The Sheldon 3648 Washington Blvd., St. Louis St. Louis - Grand Center

Buy Tickets$15-$18


314-533-9900

Janet Evra

Tue., March 16, 10 a.m.
The Sheldon 3648 Washington Blvd., St. Louis St. Louis - Grand Center

Buy Tickets$18 Orchestra, $15 Balcony


Vocalist, bassist, composer and songwriter Janet Evra performs on premier stages across the U.S. and Europe, blending traditional bossa nova, samba and Latin jazz with a modern twist. Performing songs in English, Portuguese, Spanish and French, Evra’s Coffee Concert debut will revisit French favorites from Edith Piaf and Charles Trenet, including “La Mer” “La Vie en Rose.” She will also explore some newer contributions to the French jazz genre from contemporary artists such as Pink Martini, Cyrille Aimee and Koop. Enjoy coffee at donuts at 9 a.m. before the one hour show! 314-533-9900

Janet Evra

Wed., March 17, 10 a.m.
The Sheldon 3648 Washington Blvd., St. Louis St. Louis - Grand Center

Buy Tickets$18 Orchestra, $15 Balcony


Vocalist, bassist, composer and songwriter Janet Evra performs on premier stages across the U.S. and Europe, blending traditional bossa nova, samba and Latin jazz with a modern twist. Performing songs in English, Portuguese, Spanish and French, Evra’s Coffee Concert debut will revisit French favorites from Edith Piaf and Charles Trenet, including “La Mer” “La Vie en Rose.” She will also explore some newer contributions to the French jazz genre from contemporary artists such as Pink Martini, Cyrille Aimee and Koop. Enjoy coffee at donuts at 9 a.m. before the one hour show! 314-533-9900

Janet Evra Concert Club

Wed., March 17, 10 a.m.
The Sheldon 3648 Washington Blvd., St. Louis St. Louis - Grand Center

Buy Tickets$15-$18


314-533-9900

Bjorn Ranheim, cello

Wed., March 17, 8 p.m.
The Sheldon 3648 Washington Blvd., St. Louis St. Louis - Grand Center

Buy Tickets$30 Orchestra, $25 Balcony 1, $15 Balcony 2, $10 Student


Symphony cellist Bjorn Ranheim honors the legacy of Pablo Casals, known for his riveting performances, his teaching of students from around the world, and his inspiration of important composers. Hear music from Bach’s Unaccompanied Cello Suites, the traditional Spanish Song of the Bird, and the Cantilena from Golterman’s Cello Concerto. The program also explores music by other great cellist composers throughout time, including the Italian master, Luigi Boccherini. A complimentary dessert reception follows the concert, giving you an opportunity to meet the artists. 314-533-9900

Bjorn Ranheim Concert Club

Wed., March 17, 8 p.m.
The Sheldon 3648 Washington Blvd., St. Louis St. Louis - Grand Center

Buy Tickets$10-$30


314-533-9900

Speaker Series: We Wear the Mask: African Americans Write American Literature, 1760-1870 Online

Thu., March 18, 7-8 p.m.


The Field House Museum welcomes Dr. Rafia Zafar of Washington University for a virtual Speaker Series program on March 18, 2021 at 7:00 pm. 314-421-4689

Croce Sings Croce

Fri., March 19, 8 p.m.
The Sheldon 3648 Washington Blvd., St. Louis St. Louis - Grand Center

Buy Tickets$40 Orchestra, $35 Balcony 1, $30 Balcony 2


Soulful singer A.J. Croce pays tribute to his father, the late, great Jim Croce, with a heartfelt night of music and stories featuring Jim Croce’s enduring songs, such as “Time in A Bottle” and “Operator,” as well as A.J.’s own tunes, and songs that influenced both father and son. An accomplished songwriter and virtuoso pianist, A.J. Croce has released 10 albums, spanning genres from blues and jazz to pop and rock and roll. A $1 historic preservation fee will be added to each ticket to help maintain The Sheldon for future generations. 314-533-9900

Croce Sings Croce Concert Club

Fri., March 19, 8 p.m.
The Sheldon 3648 Washington Blvd., St. Louis St. Louis - Grand Center

Buy Tickets$30-$40


314-533-9900

Public Tour: Figures of Myth and Legend Online

Sun., March 21, 2 p.m.

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This tour considers how artists working in various artistic mediums have connected figures from ancient Greek and Roman mythology to their own historical contexts. This hour-long tour is free, but registration is required (link to come). Support for this program is provided by Women and the Kemper. 314-935-4523

Einav Yarden

Tue., March 23, 8 p.m.
The Sheldon 3648 Washington Blvd., St. Louis St. Louis - Grand Center

Buy Tickets$25 General Admission, $10 Student


Pianist Einav Yarden is praised for her “…imagination and exceptionally vivid playing…Sense of immense majesty, tempered by gentleness and quiet grace” (The Washington Post), and “glistening rapture…ingenious humor” (Tagesspiegel, Germany). She has appeared as a soloist with the Israel Philharmonic Orchestra, Radio Symphony Orchestra of Berlin and the Rundfunkchor Berlin, Minnesota Symphony, Calgary Philharmonic, Beethoven Orchester Bonn, Bucharest Philharmonic, Jerusalem Symphony, Brandenburgisches Staatsorchester Frankfurt, and under conductors as Sir Neville Marriner, Aldo Ceccato, Leon Botstein, Frédéric Chaslin, Stefan Blunier, Simon Halsey, Mendi Rodan among others. Her Sheldon recital will include selections by Beethoven, Haydn, Schoenberg and Kurtág. 314-533-9900

Einav Yarden Concert Club

Tue., March 23, 8 p.m.
The Sheldon 3648 Washington Blvd., St. Louis St. Louis - Grand Center

Buy Tickets$10-$25


314-533-9900

Angelica Kauffman: An Enterprising Artist in 18th-Century Britain Online

Thu., March 25, 12-1 p.m.

Buy TicketsFree


Angelica Kauffman (1741–1807) was an Austrian-Swiss artist who began her career in Italy, where her clients included British tourists who encouraged the young painter to pursue her profession in England. Over the 15 years she worked in London, Kauffman achieved fame and fortune and returned to Italy as an international celebrity. This lecture celebrates a portrait recently acquired by the Museum. Wendy Wassyng Roworth will discuss Kauffman’s life and work in England as a fashionable painter and member of the Royal Academy of Arts, a rare distinction for a woman, and how the artist used her talents to her advantage.

Public Tour: Art, Untitled Online

Fri., March 26, 12 p.m.

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This tour explores the practice of titling artworks, considering how the “Untitled” label shapes viewer responses to a range of modern and contemporary artworks from the collection. This hour-long tour is free, but registration is required (link to come). Support for this program is provided by Women and the Kemper. 314-935-4523

Flamenco Vivo Online

Wed., March 31, 10 a.m.


Due to the continuing uncertainty surrounding the COVID-19 outbreak, The Sheldon has rescheduled Flamenco Vivo – Carlota Santana concert and the streaming education workshop from October 21, 2020 to March 31, 2021. Contact the Sheldon Education Department at 314.533.9900 ext. 33 or kgalenski@thesheldon.org for information or to register. 314-533-9900

Jacked! Online

Wed., March 31, 9 a.m.-9 p.m.

Buy TicketsGeneral Admission: USD 16.0


It's "Jack and the Beanstalk" with a modern-day twist and set to a fresh, energetic hip-hop score! Metro Theater Company continues its refreshed 20-21 season with the virtual production of "Jacked!" Date and Time: On Thursday January 21, 2021 at 9:00 am (ends Wednesday March 31, 2021 at 9:00 pm) Artists : The Knuckles, Jackie "Jackpot" Sharp, Jarris L. Williams

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