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Evening with an Artist at AMoA: Jan Beauboeuf
August 07, 2018 - August 07, 2018
Event Category: Exhibitions
Location : Alexandria Museum of Art, Time: 5:30 PM - 7:00 PM

Artist Jan Beauboeuf will speak on her time in  New Orleans as an artist, and her associations with other New Orleans artists. This artist talk is in connection with the AMoA permanent exhibition, Connected Visions: Louisiana’s Artistic Lineage.  Free and open to the ... read more
 
Shadow Sculpting with Hari and Deepti at AMoA
November 03, 2018 - November 03, 2018
Event Category: Classes
Location : Alexandria Museum of Art, Time: 12:00 PM - 4:00 PM

Your opportunity to learn directly from resident artists  Hari and Deepti, who will lead this adult class on sculpting  with light and shadow, as seen in their exhibition Light by the Forest.  Hari and Deepti are a husband and wife art duo who experiment with paper and lights to create schultures with shadows. Their unique style of using light to create and tell stories has been featured by leading design magazine and have been published by Ginko Press and Dance of Paper. Join this art duo to create your own shadow sculpture. All materials are provided. Don’t miss this opportunity ... read more
 
Illuminated Costume Workshop for Adults - Bauhaus Style
September 08, 2018 - September 08, 2018
Event Category: Classes
Location : Alexandria Museum of Art, Time: 1:00 PM - 4:00 PM

Register today for this adult luminary costume making workshop to create your own illuminated costume—Bauhaus style. Then, join us for the fall Illuminated Procession on Friday, October 19. All materials are provided. $30 for AMoA members • $40 for non-members AMoA Members use code: AMoACostumes Click here to register ... read more
 
Love and Laughter - Red River Chorale
May 07, 2019 - May 07, 2019
Event Category: Music
Location : TBA, Time: TBA

On Tuesday evening, May 7th, the Red River Chorale will present Love and Laughter, their end of the season concert and cabaret. Venue and time to be announced. Please save the date! More details coming ... read more
 
Inspired by Liturgy - Red River Chorale
March 12, 2019 - March 12, 2019
Event Category: Music
Location : Emmanuel Baptist Church, Time: 7:30 PM

On Tuesday evening, March 12th, the Red River Chorale will present Inspired by Liturgy. The concert will begin at 7:30 P.M. at St. Emmanuel Baptist Church in downtown Alexandria. Please save the date! More details coming ... read more
 
Literature and Love - Red River Chorale
October 16, 2018 - October 16, 2018
Event Category: Music
Location : First United Methodist Church, Alexandria (2727 Jackson Street), Time: 7:30 PM

On Tuesday evening, October 16th, the Red River Chorale will present Literature and Love. The concert will begin at 7:30 P.M. at First United Methodist Church, Alexandria. Please save the date! More details coming ... read more
 
Lessons and Carols - Red River Chorale
December 11, 2018 - December 11, 2018
Event Category: Music
Location : St. Francis Xavier Cathedral, Time: 7:30 PM

On Tuesday evening, December 11th, the Red River Chorale will present Lessons and Carols. The concert will begin at 7:30 P.M. at St. Francis Xavier Cathedral in downtown Alexandria. Please save the date! More details coming soon. ... read more
 
Red River Chorale Auditions
August 20, 2018 - August 20, 2018
Event Category: Music
Location : Xavier Hall, St. Francis Xavier Cathedral, Time: 7:00 PM - 9:00 PM

Red River Chorale is seeking a few good singers! Do you read music? Have choral singing experience? Want to sing challenging, quality music with a talented, select group? Want to be directed by one of the best directors in the area?Come to rehearsal on Monday, August 20th at 7:00 PM at Xavier Hall at the Cathedral, and stay to audition. Prepare something to sing, and bring music for the accompanist.  The Chorale rehearses on Monday evenings, 7:00 PM to 9:00 PM, and will perform four concerts, all on Tuesday evenings: October 16, December 11, March 12, and May 7. Click here for ... read more
 
The Unafraid - Southern Circuit Tour of Independent Filmmakers
September 19, 2018 - September 19, 2018
Event Category: Movies
Location : The Hearn Stage, Time: 7:00 PM

  Click here to purchase tickets!   Join The Arts Council of Central Louisiana on Wednesday, September 19th for a screening of The Unafraid. This film is part of the 2018 – 2019 Southern Circuit Tour of Independent Filmmakers. Q & A with the Co-Director/Producer Anayansi Prado will follow the screening. Tickets are $10 for adults and $5 for students.  About the film: THE UNAFRAID is a feature length documentary that follows the personal lives of three DACA students in Georgia, a state that has banned them from attending their top state universities and disqualifies them from receiving in-state tuition at any other ... read more
 
Tongue Twisters at T.R.E.E. House
August 25, 2018 - August 25, 2018
Event Category: Just for Kids
Location : T.R.E.E. House Children's Museum, Time: 1:00 PM

 Join the T.R.E.E. House Children’s Museum on Saturday, August 25th at 1 PM as we have fun with tongue twisters! This fun and educational program is included in $5 museum admission. Children under the age of 2 get in free. Children under the age of 16 must be accompanied by an adult. This activity is free with admission to the T.R.E.E. House.  Museum admission is free for T.R.E.E. House members; non-members pay $5 at the ... read more
 
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