Current Events


Visit for more detailed information or call Debbie Jarred at (318) 445-7702 for rates and booking information. 


  • Layon Gray’s Black Angels Over Tuskegee – Arts Council of Central Louisiana
    September 14, 2019 - 7:00 PM
  • Shrek the Musical - Lagniappe Theatre Company
    September 26, 2019 - 7:00 PM
  • Rach 2 - Rapides Symphony Orchestra
    October 19, 2019 - 7:30 PM
  • Rioult Dance NY- Arts Council of Central Louisiana
    October 24, 2019 - 7:00 PM
  • The Nutcracker
    November 30, 2019 - 1130 at 7:00 and 121 at 2:00
  • Lightwire Theatre A Very Electric Christmas
    December 05, 2019 - 7:00 PM

The Hearn Stage is an intimate blackbox theater located on the ground floor of the Rapides Foundation Building (Formerly the Kress Five and Dime Store).  The lobby is located at the corner of Fourth and Johnston Streets.  This venue is designed with an open floorplan allowing the possibility for users to configure the space for their event.  This flexibility makes the Hearn a great choice for meetings as well as performances. 

Currently, The Hearn Stage is the home of both City Park Players and Spectral Sisters Productions.

The Hearn Stage is located at 1102 Third Street, Alexandria, LA 71301


Hearn Stage Rental Policy


  • Ignite The Mic Poetry Slam Competition
    August 24, 2019 - 7:00 PM
  • Play On Theatre Company Presents Greater Tuna
    August 29, 2019 - 7:00 PM
  • Play On Theatre Company Presents Greater Tuna
    September 01, 2019 - 2:00 PM
  • It's Time - Southern Circuit Tour of Independent Filmmakers
    September 11, 2019 - 7:00 PM
  • Baskerville: A Sherlock Holmes Mystery - City Park Players
    September 26, 2019 - 7:30 PM
  • The City That Sold America – Southern Circuit Tour of Independent Filmmakers
    October 23, 2019 - 7:00 PM

For more information, call Debbie Jarred at the Central Louisiana Community Foundation (318) 445-7702. Monday through Friday 9:00am to 4:00pm.

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