The BBC Concert Orchestra performs courtesy of the Performing Arts Series at Johnson County Community College. 913-469-4445 or jccc.edu/performing-arts-series.
Events for Feb. 8, 2013
Ring in the Chinese New Year at the Nelson-Atkins Museum of Art, with Chinese acrobats, a Tai Chi demonstration, a dragon dance and much more. 816-751-1278 or nelson-atkins.org
Get ready to be wowed (if also a little depressed). Eric Rosen directs Gary Neal Johnson and Merle Moores in Death of a Salesman for the Kansas City Repertory Theatre. 816-235-2700 or kcrep.org.
Let the sun shine in…The Theatre League and Broadway Across America welcome the national tour of the rock musical classic Hair. 816-994-7222, 800-776-7469, theaterleague.com or kansascity.broadway.com.
Meet all your home improvement needs in one weekend with the concurrently running Kansas City Remodeling Show and Metropolitan Lawn and Garden Show. 816-931-4686 or patrihaproductions.com.
Pianist Garrick Ohlsson Plays Rhapsody in Blue with the Kansas City Symphony. 816-471-0400 or kcsymphony.org
Based on the book by Lois Lowry and real Holocaust events, Number the Stars tells the story of one family helping another escape to safety during World War II. Part of the Coterie Theatre’s Preteen/Young Adult Series. 816-474-6552 or CoterieTheatre.org.