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Sock Puppet Workshop at T.R.E.E. House
March 25, 2017 - March 25, 2017
Event Category: Just for Kids
Location : T.R.E.E. House Children's Museum, Time: 1:00 PM

 Join us at T.R.E.E. House to make funky, fun sock puppets! Program is included in $4 admission. Children under the age of two get in free. Children under the age of 16 must be accompanied by a ... read more
Theatre Louisiana College presents Fiddler on the Roof
March 23, 2017 - April 02, 2017
Event Category: Theater
Location : Martin Performing Arts Center, Time: Thursday - Saturday: 7:00PM Sunday: 2:00PM

 This Spring join Theatre Louisiana College for Fiddler on the Roof.  Performances run March 23 – 26 and March 30 – April 2 .  Shows begin at 7:00 PM Thursdays, Fridays, and Saturdays; Sunday matinees begin at 2:00 PM.  All shows are performed at the Martin Performing Arts Center on the campus of Louisiana College. Set in the little village of Anatevka, the story centers on Tevye, a poor milkman, and his five daughters. With the help of a colorful and tight-knit Jewish community, Tevye tries to protect his daughters and instill them with traditional values in the face of changing social ... read more
March 11, 2017 - March 11, 2017
Event Category: Festivals
Location : Broken Wheel Brewery, Marksville

 FOX TROT 5K  $25 Early Registration now-February 20th  Race Day: March 11th, 2017 St. Patrick's Day theme Broken Wheel Brewery; Marksville, LA To register: For more info: 318-253-8105 Download a registration form ... read more
Lagniappe Theatre Company presents Madagascar: A Musical Adventure
April 27, 2017 - April 30, 2017
Event Category: Theater
Location : Coughlin-Saunders Performing Arts Center, Time: Thursday - Saturday: 7:00PM Sunday: 2:30PM

 Join Alex the Lion, Marty the Zebra, Melman the Giraffe, Gloria the hip hip Hippo and, of course, those hilarious, plotting penguins as they bound onto your stage in the musical adventure of a lifetime. Based on the smash DreamWorks animated motion picture, Madagascar – A Musical Adventure JR. follows all of your favorite crack-a-lackin’ friends as they escape from their home in New York’s Central Park Zoo and find themselves on an unexpected journey to the madcap world of King Julien’s Madagascar. Showtimes: Thu Apr 27, 2017 at 7:00PM Fri Apr 28, 2017 at 7:00PM Sat Apr 29, 2017 ... read more
T.R.E.E. House Children’s Museum Adults Only Fundraiser - No Kids Allowed!
March 10, 2017 - March 10, 2017
Event Category: Festivals
Location : T.R.E.E. House Children's Museum, Time: 6:00 PM - 10:00 PM

  Purchase Tickets! Be a kid again or just young at heart with food, drinks, museum play, outdoor games, and crafts!  Leave your kids with a sitter! Admission is $25 a person (ages 21 and up).   Bar by Finnegans Wake Door Prizes Board Games DIY Science Photo Ops Outdoor games Museum exploration Playground fun Support the T.R.E.E. House, act like a kid, and bring all your ... read more
Plein Air at Chickamaw with Margie Tate
March 25, 2017 - March 25, 2017
Event Category: Classes
Location : Chickamaw Plantation, Time: 1:00 PM - 4:00 PM

 Margie Tate will teach beginner and advanced painters the techniques associated with Plein Air painting. Participants may use oil or acrylic paints. $35 for AMoA Members and $50 for non members. Must register to ... read more
 The Muse Plaster Casting Workshop
April 08, 2017 - April 08, 2017
Event Category: Just for Kids
Location : Alexandria Museum of Art, Time: 1:00 PM - 5:00 PM

 For participants between the ages of 13 and 21. Participants will learn various plaster casting methods they can use to create one of a kind reliefs and sculptures.  Please note: Normally, Muse events are free, but due to the high cost of casting materials we are charging a $10 materials fee for this workshop. Register online ... read more
Louisiana Dragon Boat Races
May 06, 2017 - May 06, 2017
Event Category: Festivals
Location : TBA

 The Alexandria Museum Art is proud to bring the Louisiana Dragon Boat Races™ back to Rapides Parish. This exciting family event makes for a great day of good, spirited racing, and a great time on and off the water!  Want to watch? It's free! Just show up and have a seat in the amphitheatre, or walk over a stay a while during the Alex River Fête! Want to be on the water? Dragon Boat teams consist of 20 paddlers (a minimum of eight (8) must be female) and one drummer. The helmsman will be provided. There will be a practice session ... read more
Pineville High Theatre presents Disney's Beauty and the Beast
April 06, 2017 - April 09, 2017
Event Category: Theater
Location : Pineville High School, Time: Thursday - Saturday: 7:00PM Sunday: 2:00PM

 This magical show will be playing at the Pineville High Auditorium April 6-9 2017. Step into the enchanted world of Disney's BEAUTY & THE BEAST, an international sensation that has played to over 35 million people worldwide in 13 countries. Based on the Academy Award- winning animated feature film, the stage version includes all of the timeless songs such as "Be Our Guest", "Gaston", "Me", "Human Again", "Beauty & The Beast" and many more! Please join the Pineville High Theatre Department in their family friendly production of Disney's BEAUTY & THE BEAST. Get your tickets today and make your plans ... read more
Oh Yeah! Improv Auditions
March 05, 2017 - March 11, 2017
Event Category: Theater
Location : Classrooms D and F, 2nd Floor, Rapides Foundation Building (1101 4th Street, Alexandria), Time: 4:00 PM

 AUDITION ALERT!!! Want to join our team? Now is your chance!! MARCH 5 and MARCH 11 at 4PM  UPSTAIRS at THE RAPIDES FOUNDATION BUILDING! For more information, stay tuned to this page, email us at, or follow us on Instagram and Twitter ... read more
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