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Healthy Living at AMoA - Tuesday Night Yoga
July 11, 2017 - November 28, 2017
Event Category: Classes
Location : Alexandria Museum of Art, Time: 5:45 PM - 7:00 PM

  Yoga is offered every Tuesday at 5:45 PM at Alexandria Museum of Art. This class is for all experience levels. The class is free, but donations are accepted. AMoA is beginning a new chapter in its healthy lifestyle programming, so watch for announcements as they unveil the new classes that expand beyond the long-running "Yoga in the Gallery" to offer access to those with various needs and abilities. Click here for more ... read more
 
Cenla Meditation Group
May 30, 2017 - November 28, 2017
Event Category: Classes
Location : River Oaks Square Arts Center, 2nd floor, Time: 6:00 PM - 7:00 PM

 Tuesday 6:30 PM We will meet on the 2nd floor of the Annex Building. Enter from the 2nd St. side of the building. If you arrive after 6:30pm and the doors are locked, press the doorbell to get in. Beginners are welcome. Free to attend. Donations welcome. Free of charge Beginners ... read more
 
Lagniappe Theatre Company presents Cenla Christmas Spectacular
December 09, 2017 - December 09, 2017
Event Category: Theater
Location : Coughlin-Saunders Performing Arts Center, Time: 7:00 PM

The Cenla Christmas Spectacular is back for its tenth year; ready to bring you the same great yuletide entertainment that you’ve come to expect. Completely home grown here in Cenla. Featuring performing arts organizations from all over Cenla, performances by the Lagniappe Theatre Company, and your two favorite Cajun radio hosts Dirty Coutille and Jean “the Clod” Claude. Don’t miss your chance to have your Christmas Spirit lifted and have your funny bone tickled! Tickets: Adults: $18 Seniors: $16 Student/Child: $13 VIP (1ST 4 ROWS): $20 PURCHASE ... read more
 
Holiday Cheer - Rapides Symphony Orchestra
December 03, 2017 - December 03, 2017
Event Category: Music
Location : Coughlin-Saunders Performing Arts Center, Time: 2:30 PM

Purchase Tickets! Holiday Cheer is Rapides Symphony Orchestra’s annual concert of sounds of the season for the whole family to enjoy. Returning to sing with the Symphony is Broadway performer Natalie Gallo. This afternoon of festive holiday music begins at 2:30 PM on Sunday, December 3 at Coughlin-Saunders Performing Arts Center. Tickets are $25 for adults, $15 for seniors (65+), $10 for students, and $50 for a family (2 adults and up to 4 ... read more
 
Pain and Pleasure - Rapides Symphony Orchestra
March 17, 2018 - March 17, 2018
Event Category: Music
Location : Coughlin-Saunders Performing Arts Center, Time: 7:30 PM

Purchase Tickets! Join Rapides Symphony Orchestra on Saturday, March 17th for an evening of music featuring  violin soloist Kyuongjoo Sung. The program will include Shostakovich – Violin Concerto No. 1, Griffes – The Pleasure Dome of Kubla Khan, and de Falla – Suite from “The Three Cornered Hat”. The concert begins at 7:30 PM at Coughlin-Saunders Performing Arts Center. Tickets are $25 for adults, $15 for seniors (65+), $10 for students, and $50 for a family (2 adults and up to 4 ... read more
 
Fantastic Voyages - Rapides Symphony Orchestra
April 28, 2018 - April 28, 2018
Event Category: Music
Location : Coughlin-Saunders Performing Arts Center, Time: 7:30 PM

Purchase Tickets! Join Rapides Symphony Orchestra on Saturday, April 28th for their season finale, FantasticVoyages. The program will include Wagner – Siegfried’s Rhine Journey and Rimsky-Korsakov’s Scheherazade. The concert begins at 7:30 PM at Coughlin-Saunders Performing Arts Center. Tickets are $25 for adults, $15 for seniors (65+), $10 for students, and $50 for a family (2 adults and up to 4 children). ... read more
 
Christmas through the Ages - Red River Chorale
December 12, 2017 - December 12, 2017
Event Category: Music
Location : St. Francis Xavier Cathedral, Time: 7:30 PM

   Purchase Tickets! On Tuesday evening, December 12, 2017, the Red River Chorale will present Christmas Through the Ages at 7:30 P.M. at St. Francis Xavier Cathedral in downtown Alexandria . Using the traditional Lessons and Carols format, we will include music across the past five centuries. While this music is often unaccompanied, we will also utilize the beautiful organ as well as a string ensemble thanks to a generous grant from RoyOMartin. All this takes place in the striking setting of the St. Francis Xavier Cathedral. Tickets are $15 for adults and $5 for students. Season packages are also available for ... read more
 
Timeless Classics - Red River Chorale
March 13, 2018 - March 13, 2018
Event Category: Music
Location : Emmanuel Baptist Church, Time: 7:30 PM

Purchase Tickets! On Tuesday evening, March 13, 2018, the Red River Chorale will present Timeless Classics. The concert will begin at 7:30 P.M. at Emmanuel Baptist Church. This concert will highlight numerous “greatest hits” from the field of sacred music over the last five hundred years. Faure’s Requiem with organ accompaniment will be the centerpiece of this outstanding program. Tickets are $15 for adults and $5 for students. A season package may be purchased for $50 a person. ... read more
 
Deej - Southern Circuit Tour of Independent Filmmakers
February 23, 2018 - February 23, 2018
Event Category: Movies
Location : The Gem (1014 3rd Street), Time: 7:00 PM

Purchase Tickets! Join The Arts Council of Central Louisiana on Friday, February 23rd at The Gem for a screening of Deej, a documentary about a nonspeaking young man dreams of autistic civil rights. This film, with its insider view of autism, challenges us all to live inclusion.  This film is part of the 2017 – 2018 Southern Circuit Tour of Independent Filmmakers. Q & A with the filmmaker will follow the screening. 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 ... read more
 
Purple Dreams - Southern Circuit Tour of Independent Filmmakers
March 23, 2018 - March 23, 2018
Event Category: Movies
Location : Hearn Stage, Kress Theatre, Time: 7:00 PM

Purchase Tickets! Join The Arts Council of Central Louisiana on Friday, March 23rd at the Hearn Stage for a screening of Purple Dreams. This film is part of the 2017 – 2018 Southern Circuit Tour of Independent Filmmakers. Q & A with the filmmaker will follow the screening. 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. The Arts Council of Central Louisiana is one of only two screening partners in Louisiana. The ... read more
 
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