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Hunky Dory - Southern Circuit Tour of Independent Filmmakers
April 28, 2017 - April 28, 2017
Event Category: Movies
Location : The Hearn Stage, Time: 7:00 PM

Purchase Tickets! Please join The Arts Council of Central Louisiana on Friday, April 28th at for a screening of Hunky Dory, directed by Michael Curtis Johnson. This film screening is part of the 2016 – 2017 Southern Circuit Tour of Independent Filmmakers.   Southern Circuit is the South’s only tour of filmmakers, providing communities with an interactive way of experiencing independent film. Southern Circuit provides organizations with the opportunity to screen work from emerging filmmakers and some of the medium’s most respected directors. Screenings are scheduled September 2016 through April 2017 throughout the South Arts nine-state region. The Arts Council ... read more
 
Yoga in the Gallery
March 07, 2017 - May 30, 2017
Event Category: Classes
Location : Alexandria Museum of Art, Time: 5:45 PM - 7:00 PM

 Please note that Yoga in the Gallery has moved to 5:45 PM!   Yoga is offered FREE of charge every Tuesday at Alexandria Museum of Art. Yoga instructor, b. Hedrick is an ascetic Taoist yogi with fourteen years of yoga practice. Yoga Tao is for all experience levels, incorporating spirit-mind-body ... read more
 
Men Who Cook and Men Who Mix
May 20, 2017 - May 20, 2017
Event Category: Festivals
Location : River Oaks Square Arts Center, Time: 6:30 PM - 9:30 PM

 #MWCAM What to know: Men Who Cook & Men Who Mix is one of River Oaks Arts Center's largest annual fundriasers.   The event invites men from the community to prepare their favorite food or drink recipes for taste testing.   The event draws a crowd of over 500 people each year. It is a ton of fun for all involved..... from the chefs to its' organizers.   If you love to cook, you will love Men Who Cook!!   o Event for 2016 is scheduled for -- Saturday, May 20 from 6:30 - 9:30 Tickets are $50 per person ... read more
 
City Park Players presents
March 30, 2017 - April 09, 2017
Event Category: Theater
Location : Hearn Stage, Kress Theatre, Time: Thursday - Saturday: 7:30PM Sunday: 2:30PM

 Join City Park Players for Mrs. Parliament’s Night Out by Norm Foster. Mrs. Parliament’s Night Out will be performed Thursdays through Sundays from March 30th to April 2nd and April 6th to 9th at the Hearn Stage at the Kress Theatre.  Thursday through Saturday performances begin at 7:30 PM, and Sunday matinees begin at 2:30 PM. Teresa is an adorable, innocent woman in her 50s. She is easily shocked by risque lingerie but charmingly direct and open with everyone, from junkies to a forbidding singing teacher. Urged by her grocer to spice up her life, she goes from camera club to salsa to bowling to archery with ... read more
 
City Park Players Auditions - Leading Ladies
April 01, 2017 - April 03, 2017
Event Category: Theater
Location : Hearn Stage, Kress Theatre, Time: Saturday: 10 AM, Monday: 6 PM

Interested in acting? City Park Players is holding auditions for Leading Ladies, written by Ken Ludwig.  Show dates are Thursdays – Sundays from June 1st to 11th. 3 younger women, 1 older woman, 3 younger men, and 2 older men are needed. Two English Shakespearean actors, Jack and Leo, find themselves so down on their luck that they are performing “Scenes from Shakespeare” on the Moose Lodge circuit in the Amish country of Pennsylvania. When they hear that an old lady in York, PA is about to die and leave her fortune to her two long lost English nephews, they resolve ... read more
 
City Park Players presents
June 01, 2017 - June 11, 2017
Event Category: Theater
Location : Hearn Stage, Kress Theatre, Time: Thursday - Saturday: 7:30PM Sunday: 2:30PM

Join City Park Players for Leading Ladies by Ken Ludwig. Leading Ladies will be performed Thursdays through Sundays from June 1st – 4th and 8th to 11th at the Hearn Stage at the Kress Theatre.  Thursday through Saturday performances begin at 7:30 PM, and Sunday matinees begin at 2:30 PM. Two English Shakespearean actors, Jack and Leo, find themselves so down on their luck that they are performing “Scenes from Shakespeare” on the Moose Lodge circuit in the Amish country of Pennsylvania. When they hear that an old lady in York, PA is about to die and leave her fortune to her two long lost ... read more
 
City Park Players Auditions - Tribes
June 03, 2017 - June 05, 2017
Event Category: Theater
Location : Hearn Stage, Kress Theatre, Time: Saturday: 10 AM, Monday: 6 PM

 Interested in acting? City Park Players is holding auditions for Tribes, written by Nina Raine.  Show dates are Thursdays – Sundays from August 10th to 20th. 2 young women, 2 young men, 1 older man, and 1 older woman are needed. Tribes focuses on a comically dysfunctional Jewish British family, made up of the parents Beth and Christopher and three grown children living at home, Daniel, Ruth, and Billy, the last of whom is deaf, raised to read lips and speak but without knowledge of sign language. When Billy meets a hearing woman born to deaf parents who is now slowly going deaf ... read more
 
City Park Players presents
August 10, 2017 - August 20, 2017
Event Category: Theater
Location : Hearn Stage, Kress Theatre, Time: Thursday - Saturday: 7:30PM Sunday: 2:30PM

Join City Park Players for Tribes by Nina Raine. Tribes will be performed Thursdays through Sundays from August 10th – 13th and 17th to 20th at the Hearn Stage at the Kress Theatre. Thursday through Saturday performances begin at 7:30 PM, and Sunday matinees begin at 2:30 PM. Tribes focuses on a comically dysfunctional Jewish British family, made up of the parents Beth and Christopher and three grown children living at home, Daniel, Ruth, and Billy, the last of whom is deaf, raised to read lips and speak but without knowledge of sign language. When Billy meets a hearing woman born to deaf parents who is now ... read more
 
City Park Players Auditions - Witness for the Prosecution
August 12, 2017 - August 14, 2017
Event Category: Theater
Location : Lobby of the Kress Theatre, Time: Saturday: 10 AM, Monday: 6 PM

 Interested in acting? City Park Players is holding auditions for Witness for the Prosecution, a murder mystery written by Agatha Christie.  Show dates are Thursdays – Sundays from October 12th to 22nd. 1 young man, 5 older men, 2 young women, and other minor characters are needed. A middle-aged woman is murdered and a young man who had befriended her is a suspect. “The author has two ends in view, and she attains them both. She takes us now into the Old Bailey during an exciting trial for murder, now into chambers where the human reactions of the lawyers engaged in the case ... read more
 
City Park Players presents
October 12, 2017 - October 22, 2017
Event Category: Theater
Location : Hearn Stage, Kress Theatre, Time: Thursday - Saturday: 7:30PM Sunday: 2:30PM

Join City Park Players for Witness for the Prosecution by Agatha Christie. Witness for the Prosecution will be performed Thursdays through Sundays from October 12th to 15th and 19th to 22nd at the Hearn Stage at the Kress Theatre.  Thursday through Saturday performances begin at 7:30 PM, and Sunday matinees begin at 2:30 PM. A middle-aged woman is murdered and a young man who had befriended her is a suspect. “The author has two ends in view, and she attains them both. She takes us now into the Old Bailey during an exciting trial for murder, now into chambers where the human reactions of the ... read more
 
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