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LBM Productions Musical Theatre Intensive - Narnia the Musical: the Lion, the Witch, and the Wardrobe
July 10, 2017 - July 21, 2017
Event Category: Theater
Location : Alexandria Mall, Time: 9:00 AM - 2:00 PM

Register online here.  2 WEEKS OF MUSICAL THEATRE TRAINING AND THE PRODUCTION OF NARNIA THE MUSICAL: THE LION THE WITCH AND THE WARDROBE ​ JUNIOR CAMP: JULY 10 - 21      Monday-Friday, 9:00 AM - 2:00 PM       THE ALEXANDRIA MALL PERFORMANCES: JULY 22      Saturday  2:00 PM & 7:00 PM      LSUA RICHARD GWARTNEY THEATRE   During this two-week camp FOR AGES 7 - 15, students will improve their performance skills through voice and acting classes, as well as dance technique workshops. In addition to technique, putting on a show requires personal discipline, taking responsibility for your job, and ... read more
 
LBM Productions Musical Theatre Intensive - Legally Blonde
July 10, 2017 - July 21, 2017
Event Category: Theater
Location : Alexandria Mall, Time: 3:00 PM - 6:00 PM

 TWO WEEKS OF AUDITION PREP, TRAINING & PRODUCTION OF LEGALLY BLONDE (Rehearsals continue through August 3) ​ SENIOR CAMP:JULY 10-21      Monday-Friday 3:00-6:00 PM      THE ALEXANDRIA MALL LEGALLY BLONDE REHEARSALS:      JULY 15 - 21, Following Camp      JULY 24 - AUGUST 3 PERFORMANCES:      AUGUST 4 & 5      COUGHLIN-SAUNDERS P.A.C. ​ MUSICAL THEATRE INTENSIVE SENIOR CAMP is for students who have completed 8th Grade thru college-age  who want to grow as performers and hone their skills for auditions for school and community theater, as well as for admission to college musical ... read more
 
The Muse Tie Dye Workshop 2017
June 17, 2017 - June 17, 2017
Event Category: Classes
Location : Alexandria Museum of Art, Time: 3:00 PM –5:00 PM

 Participants between the ages of 13 and 21 are welcomed to come create fun tie-dye works just in time for summer! Register online ... read more
 
The Muse Stop Motion Animation Camp
June 26, 2017 - June 30, 2017
Event Category: Classes
Location : Alexandria Museum of Art, Time: 1:00 PM - 4:00 PM

 Participants between the ages of 13 and 21 will learn how to create short animated films using stop motion animation methods. There will be a screening of their work on Friday, June 30 at 4:15 pm. The camp is from 1-4 pm each day. This event is free. Register online ... read more
 
AMoA Family Class: Lovely Landscapes
June 17, 2017 - June 17, 2017
Event Category: Classes
Location : Alexandria Museum of Art, Time: 1:00 PM - 3:00 PM

 The event image is View of Blue Mountain Lake by Levi Wells Prentice (American, 1851 – 1935). AMoA Members click on Promotional Code and enter MEMBER to obtain member discount. Come create lovely landscape paintings inspired by the work of Hudson River School painters, on exhibit at the Alexandria Museum of Art. We will relax in cool air of the Overhang Gallery overlooking Downtown Alexandria and the Red River and paint and draw. We'll also do a few unexpected, fun things on the way to creating our landscapes.  $20 per non-member Family and FREE to member families. Register online here. ... read more
 
How to be a YaYa with Morgan Lasyone at River Oaks
June 06, 2017 - June 08, 2017
Event Category: Classes
Location : River Oaks Square Arts Center

 How to Be A YaYa June 6th-8th $125.00 per student Skill Level: Beginner Limited to 25 students "How to Be A YaYa" is geared to help any Southerner bring out their true charm, color, and seersucker enthused vibe, which has coursed through our veins and swamps for over a thousand years. JUNE 6 6-9 pm Evening 1: Create/ decorate a piece of Southern Folk Art such as swamp scenes, alligators, crawfish, Cajun still life's, etc. on a handmade pre-gessoed stretched canvas made by the artist herself. The size of the canvas will be 11x14. The next project in this course ... read more
 
Lagniappe Theatre Company presents Church Basement Ladies
July 20, 2017 - July 23, 2017
Event Category: Theater
Location : Coughlin-Saunders Performing Arts Center, Time: Thursday - Saturday: 7:00PM Sunday: 2:30PM

Church Basement Ladies is a rollicking musical comedy featuring four pillars of the church as they organize the food and solve the problems of their rural church about to undergo changes in 1965. From the elderly matriarch of the kitchen to the young bride-to-be learning the proper order of things, we see them handle a record breaking Christmas dinner, the funeral of a dear friend, a Hawaiian Easter fundraiser, and a steaming hot July wedding. They stave off potential disasters, share and debate recipes, instruct the young, and keep the Pastor on course while thoroughly enjoying, (and tolerating) each other ... read more
 
Lagniappe Theatre Company presents The Wizard of Oz
September 07, 2017 - September 10, 2017
Event Category: Theater
Location : Coughlin-Saunders Performing Arts Center, Time: Thursday - Saturday: 7:00PM Sunday: 2:30PM

 The most beloved tale of all time comes to life on the stage as only Lagniappe Theatre can do. Dorothy and her three friends trot down that fabled Yellow Brick Road.After a tornado whisks her away to the magical land of OZ, young Dorothy Gale teams up with a Scarecrow, a Tin Woodsman and a Cowardly Lion to find the mighty Wizard of Oz who can send her home. Along the way, they must avoid the clutches of the Wicked Witch of the West, who is trying to steal the mysterious magic slippers that once belonged to her evil sister ... read more
 
Lagniappe Theatre Company presents The Mousetrap
November 02, 2017 - November 05, 2017
Event Category: Theater
Location : Coughlin-Saunders Performing Arts Center, Time: Thursday - Saturday: 7:00PM Sunday: 2:30PM

A group of strangers is stranded in a boarding house during a snow storm, one of whom is a murderer. The suspects include the newly married couple who run the house, and the suspicions in their minds nearly wreck their perfect marriage. Others are a spinster with a curious background, an architect who seems better equipped to be a chef, a retired Army major, a strange little man who claims his car has overturned in a drift, and a jurist who makes life miserable for everyone. Into their midst comes a policeman, traveling on skis. He no sooner arrives, when ... 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
 
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