Evening hours are back at the Speed! On the third Friday of each month, the Museum will be open until 10 pm. Each After Hours event comes alive with an eclectic mix of music, performances, cash bar + food available by Wiltshire at the Speed, and of course art! Every After Hours presents family programming from 5 – 7 pm, and all ages are welcome! Come experience the Speed after hours like you’ve never experienced it before.
January’s exciting events include:
5 pm: Raffle opportunities from Do502
5:30 — 6 pm: WUOL, NouLou Chamber Players perform works by Erwin Schulhoff and Sergei Prokofiev. A Czechoslovakian Jewish composer targeted by the Nazis for producing “entartete musik” (degenerate music), Schulhoff’s life was tragically cut short in 1942, when he contracted tuberculosis in Wülzburg concentration camp.
5 — 7 pm Jecorey Arthur will present his family program, Classical Corner, featuring hands-on orchestra conducting with the Summers Quartet, a drum circle with DrumSmart, and an instrument petting zoo. You can also design your own musical instrument in a Speed art-making activity!
6 pm: An in-gallery talk with curator Miranda Lash and WFPL’s Ashlie Stevens on Keltie Ferris: *O*P*E*N*
6 pm: Cinema screening of I Am Cuba (tickets sold separately)
7:30 pm: Secrets and Stories Tour with Shannon Karol
9 — 10 pm: WFPK Stacy Owen presents “Rock & Roll vs. Censorship: Six Decades of Banned Hit Songs, Live with GRLwood”
— A special “New Year’s Resolution: Mexican” menu designed for After Hours by Wiltshire at the Speed
Free for members / $20 non-members
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