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Shake 'Em On Down - Southern Circuit Tour of Independent Filmmakers
February 03, 2017 - February 03, 2017
Event Category: Movies
Location : The Hearn Stage, Time: 7:00 PM

Purchase Tickets! Please join The Arts Council of Central Louisiana on Friday, February 3rd at for a screening of Shake ‘Em On Down, directed by Joe York. 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 ... read more
 
Some Beasts - Southern Circuit Tour of Independent Filmmakers
March 24, 2017 - March 24, 2017
Event Category: Movies
Location : The Hearn Stage, Time: 7:00 PM

Purchase Tickets! Please join The Arts Council of Central Louisiana on Friday, March 24th at for a screening of Some Beasts, directed by Cameron Bruce Nelson. This film screening is part of the 2016 – 2017 Southern Circuit Tour of Independent Filmakers. 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 of Central Louisiana ... read more
 
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
 
Joyful Celebrations - Red River Chorale
March 14, 2017 - March 14, 2017
Event Category: Music
Location : Emmanuel Baptist Church, Time: 7:30 PM

Purchase tickets here. On Tuesday evening, March 14, 2017, the Red River Chorale will present "Joyful Celebrations," the third concert of its eleventh season, at 7:30 P.M. at Emmanuel Baptist Church in Alexandria.  The concert features classical music composed by great masters for grand celebrations, such as coronations and joyful religious celebrations.  The Chorale will perform two of George Frideric Handel's "Coronation Anthems," composed for the coronation of King George II in 1727. These celebratory works are actually multi-movement classical works that show Handel's tremendous musical versatility.  Also included on the program are Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart's exuberant "Regina Coeli," written ... read more
 
Celebrating Our History - Rapides Symphony Orchestra
March 18, 2017 - March 18, 2017
Event Category: Music
Location : Coughlin-Saunders Performing Arts Center, Time: 7:30 PM

 Join Rapides Symphony Orchestra for a rousing performance celebrating the 50 seasons of RSO music. It will include Berlioz – Symphony Fantastique, along with some repertoire from the first concert in 1967, and a video presentation of RSO memories. RSO will be proudly presenting the commemorative RSO 50th Anniversary History & ... read more
 
Cenla Meditation Group
January 03, 2017 - March 28, 2017
Event Category: Classes
Location : River Oaks Square Arts Center, Suite 211 on 2nd floor, Time: 6:00 PM - 7:30 PM

 Visit River Oaks Square Arts Center each Tuesday from 6:30 PM to 7:30 PM for weekly meditation. This event is free of charge and beginners are welcome. Meditation is held in studio 211 on the second floor. For more information, call ... read more
 
Yoga in the Gallery
January 03, 2017 - March 28, 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
 
A-Town Evenings: Spencer Bohren
February 23, 2017 - February 23, 2017
Event Category: Music
Location : Hearn Stage, Kress Theatre, Time: 7:00 PM

Tickets available here. See story-teller, singer, and guitarist Spencer Bohren live at the Hearn Stage at 7:00 PM on Thursday, February 23rd! Spencer Bohren’s music resonates with the ambiance of the rivers, roads, and bayous of the American South. He has a marvelous gift for sharing his great love for America’s wealth of traditional folk, blues, gospel, and country music with audiences of all ages. His ability to animate the musicians and singers from the past with both respectful readings of their music and spellbinding stories is legendary. Spencer’s laid-back stage presence and comfortable delivery make each concert feel like ... read more
 
Relix Live at Spirits
February 01, 2017 - February 01, 2017
Event Category: Music
Location : Spirits Food & Friends, Time: 8:00 PM

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Clay Parker and Jodi James Live at Spirits
February 08, 2017 - February 08, 2017
Event Category: Music
Location : Spirits Food & Friends, Time: 8:00 PM

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