After kicking off the quiet season with its first-ever Winter Blues Fest, Door Community Auditorium (DCA) continues to offer programming throughout November, including a new Day of the Dead exhibit in The Link Gallery of Children’s Art (opening November 3), a free Veteran’s Day concert by Starlifter U.S. Air Force Band of Mid-America (November 11), and a Christmas concert by a cappella legends Rockapella (November 26).
On November 3, The Link Gallery of Children’s Art will open a new exhibit entitled “Learning About Dia de los Muertos: Day of the Dead.” The exhibit contains artwork by students in grades 5-11 who learned about the Mexican traditions surrounding of the Day of the Dead. Students took inspiration from the artistic style of Day of the Dead to create art representing these traditions and honoring their loved ones who have passed away. A reception to open of the exhibit will take place November 3 at 6:00 p.m.; after that, the exhibit will be open to the public whenever DCA is open: from 12:00-5:00 p.m. Monday through Friday and from 12:00pm until showtime on days of DCA shows.
On November 11 at 7:00pm, Starlifter U.S. Air Force Band of Mid-America will present a free concert at Door Community Auditorium. Starlifter is a group of seven professional musicians whose music inspires patriotism, connects communities with military service members, and honors our country’s veterans. Starlifter performs in virtually every musical idiom, from rock to jazz to country, featuring patriotic songs as well as popular music from the 1970s to the present. This is a family-friendly, all-ages event. Seating is open, and no tickets are required.
On November 26, DCA will present a Christmas concert by a cappella legends Rockapella.
More information about all these events is available at the DCA box office, located at 3926 Highway 42 in Fish Creek. The box office is open Monday-Friday, 12-5 p.m, and can also be reached on the phone at 920.868.2728 or online at dcauditorium.org.