Wichita State News

The following is an August 27 article from the website of radio station KMUW. The piece talks about a new mural at the historic Dunbar Theater that was painted with the assistance of Wichita State University students.

Photo: Aaron Lair
A WSU student helps paint the mural at the Dunbar Theater near downtown Wichita.

Mural tells the history of the Dunbar Theater

Wednesday, August 28, 2013

With the help of some volunteers and community members on Monday, work began on a mural for the north side of the historic Dunbar Theater located at 1007 N. Cleveland in the McAdams neighborhood.

The event was a collaboration between WSU Student Involvement, WSU's Ulrich Museum, Power CDC and the city of Wichita. The artwork being painted helps detail the history of the theater gathered through firsthand accounts and public records at Wichita State University.

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Created on Wednesday, August 28, 2013; Last modified on Wednesday, August 28, 2013