Stanton Gallery at Town Hall Arts Center, 2450 W. Main St. in downtown Littleton, hosts the latest Littleton Fine Arts Guild exhibit, “Faraway Places” through Nov. 13. The gallery is open during box office hours, Monday to Friday 10 a.m. to 5 p.m. and during performances. All work is for sale — and could make a grand holiday gift! One can pay at the box office and reserve a painting. Littleton photographer Andy Marquez was the juror.
‘Xanadu’ on stage
Town Hall Arts Center at 2450 W. Main St. in downtown Littleton is staging “Xanadu” from Sept. 16 through Oct. 16. 303-794-2787, ext. 5, or townhallartscenter.org.
Curious Theatre’s new production is “Heroes of the Fourth Turning” by Will Arbery, who has had several notable productions off-Broadway, but not previously in Denver. Regional premiere, directed by Kent Thompson. Through Oct. 15 at Curious Theatre, 1080 Acoma St., Denver. See curioustheatre.org, 303-623-0524.
Colorado Wind Ensemble will perform music from its 1980s years at 7:30 p.m. Sept. 17 at King Center at Auraria, 777 Lawrence Way (enter parking garage at 7th and Lawrence). Tickets $25 adults; $20 seniors and military; $10 students; free ages 5 and younger. See coloradowindensemble.org/concerts.
Greenwood Village art
“Art on the Green” is a free all-Colorado art fair Sept. 17-18, next to Curtis Center for the Arts, 2349 E. Orchard Road, Greenwood Village. More than 80 artists, food trucks, live music.
Highlands Ranch Historical Society will meet 7-8:30 p.m. Sept. 19 at Southridge Recreation Center, 4800 MacArthur Blvd., Highlands Ranch. Speaker: Jim Barnard, president of the Denver Space Society, on “The Final Frontier.” A $3 donation is suggested for non-HRHS members. See thehrhs.org.
The annual Fall Plant and Bulb Sale at Denver Botanic Gardens, York Street, will be held Sept. 30 and Oct. 1 from 8 a.m. to 4 p.m. Free admission to the sale and the Gardens, but advanced reservation is required. See botanicgardens.org. Members receive 10% off.
Cherry Creek Chorale
Cherry Creek Chorale presents its 43rd season at Bethany Lutheran Church, 4500 E. Hampden Ave., Cherry Hills Village, starting Oct 14-15 with guests, Littleton-based Young Voices of Colorado. See cherrycreekchorale.org.
Newman Center at the University of Denver presents Orquestra Akokan at 7:30 p.m. Oct. 3. Cuban mambo. Tickets: newmancenterpresents.com. 303-871-7720. Plan ahead: Pilobolus Dance Company will perform at 7:30 p.m. Oct. 14- 15.
Denver Center Theatre Company begins the season with “The Chinese Lady” by Lloyd Suh through Oct. 16, followed by Shakespeare’s “Much Ado About Nothing” through Nov. 6. See denvercenter.org, 303-893-6030.
Depot Art Gallery
“Side by Side” is a new exhibit at the Depot Art Gallery, 2069 W. Powers Ave., Littleton. Hours: 11 a.m. to 4 p.m. Tuesday-Sunday. See depotartgallery.org.
CORE New Art Space, 6501 W. Colfax Ave., Lakewood exhibits work by Danid Karim and Susie Biehl through Oct. 2. Friday 5-10 p.m., Saturday and Sunday noon to 5 p.m. See coreartspace.com.
Denver Art Museum
Denver Art Museum presents “Saints, Sinners, Lovers and Fools: 300 Years of Flemish Masterworks” from Oct. 16 through Jan. 22. The show focuses on 15th-17th century Flemish artworks: Medieval, Renaissance, Baroque paintings. From the Belgium-based Phoebus Foundation. More soon on this.