Current Events


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


  • MLK Tribute: King in the Wilderness Movie Screening
    January 21, 2019 - 6:00 PM
  • Lightwire Theatre's "The Ugly Duckling" - Arts Council of Central Louisiana
    January 25, 2019 - 7:00 PM
  • Rapides Symphony Orchestra - Rare but Well Done
    January 27, 2019 - 2:30 PM
  • Aquila Theatre’s Frankenstein - Arts Council of Central Louisiana
    February 22, 2019 - 7:00 PM
  • Brahms 2 - Rapides Symphony Orchestra
    March 16, 2019 - 7:30 PM
  • Tiempo Libre - Arts Council of Central Louisiana
    April 19, 2019 - 7:30 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


  • City Park Players Auditions - The Laramie Project
    February 02, 2019 - Saturday: 10 AM, Monday: 6 PM
  • Yoga For Kids: Healthy Living @AMoA
    February 09, 2019 - 10:30 AM - 11:30 AM
  • AEX Creatives - Black Excellence
    February 22, 2019 - 6:00 PM - 11:30 PM
  • Snow White and the Seven Dwarfs - Red River Dance Theatre Company
    March 29, 2019 - Friday - Saturday: 7:00 PM, Sunday: 2:00 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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Art is more than entertainment. Art is the most precious brain trust we have among the many treasures within our families, our cultures, our nation, and our world. Art outlives each of us, and is the purest history of the human spirit - not only what we are, but what we dream of becoming.    read more...

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