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Event List

LBM Productions Recital
May 05, 2019 - May 05, 2019
Event Category: Theater
Location : Coughlin-Saunders Performing Arts Center, Time: 2:00 PM - 5:00 PM

 Join us Sunday MAY 5 from 2:00-5:00 at CSPAC for a walk down Broadway! Our FINALE’ 2019 performed by 30 Voice & Acting students!! ... read more
 
Get to the Pointe Ballet Academy presents Belle and the Beast
May 11, 2019 - May 11, 2019
Event Category: Dance
Location : Coughlin-Saunders Performing Arts Center, Time: 7:30 PM - 9:30 PM

Watch a tale as old as time come to life through our talented Get to the Pointe Ballet Academy dancers. The story of Belle and the Beast will be performed through the many different dance techniques they have perfected all year at GTTP. Tickets available now! Child: $10 Adult: $15 https://gettothepointeballet.com/purchase-tickets or at the ... read more
 
Family Art Class at AMoA: Making Art with a Message
May 18, 2019 - May 18, 2019
Event Category: Classes
Location : Alexandria Museum of Art, Time: 1:00 PM - 3:00 PM

Participants will learn how to use the elements of art and various materials to communicate a message after discussing AMoA’s Concrete and Adrift: On the Poverty Line exhibition.Various materials and methods will be available to suite different age groups. FREE for AMoA Household members and above $20 per non-member family. Pre-Registration is Required. Space is limited. Click here to register ... read more
 
Afternoon with an Artist at AMoA: Aron Belka
May 18, 2019 - May 18, 2019
Event Category: Lectures/Readings
Location : Alexandria Museum of Art, Time: 2:00 PM - 4:00 PM

 Saturday, May 18th, 2PM Join AMoA for an afternoon talk with artist Aron Belka, a painter based in New Orleans. One of the artists in the Concrete & Adrift: On the Poverty Line exhibition and represented in the AMoA permanent collection, Belka’s often larger than life oil paintings often feature people in lower income brackets as well as those without homes. During our afternoon with the artist, Belka will talk about his work and his chosen subjects during his time since moving to New Orleans. ... read more
 
Hallelujah: Tribute to Carole King Fundraiser Concert w/ Octavia
June 15, 2019 - June 15, 2019
Event Category: Music
Location : Alexandria Museum of Art, Time: 7:00 PM - 9:00 PM

Fundraiser Concert to Benefit Alexandria Museum of Art Performance by Octavia, with Nicholas Ford Musical Accompaniment by Michael Sterne, HB Smith, Bud Albright, and Dale Lingenfelter You are invited to the Third Annual Hallelujah Spring concert, benefitting the Alexandria Museum of Art, and held at the St. James Episcopal Church, in Alexandria. This concert is a tribute to Carole King, American composer and singer-songwriter and the most successful female songwriter of the latter half of the 20th century, and will feature a selection of her songs as performed by Octavia, and Nicholas Ford, with musical accompaniment by Michael Sterne, HB ... read more
 
Ignite the Mic Slam Poetry Contest
May 11, 2019 - May 11, 2019
Event Category: Lectures/Readings
Location : Hearn Stage, Kress Theatre, Time: 7:00 PM

Bring a date! Bring a friend! Join us for a night of amazing performances as award winning poets from all over the globe compete in Central Louisiana's, "Ignite The Mic" Poetry Slam. You don't want to miss this event! Must be 16 years of age. Doors open at 6:30pm. Show starts at 7pm. Limited seating. Online early-bird ticket purchase strongly encouraged! $15 | Advance $25 | Door Event admission, the day of, at the door, is CASH only. All ticket purchases are general admission seating. Please be advised: Poets are uncensored and freedom of speech is in full effect. Click ... read more
 
Louisiana Dragon Boat Races
May 04, 2019 - May 04, 2019
Event Category: Festivals
Location : Lake Buhlow, Pineville, Time: 8:30 AM - 4:00 PM

  The Alexandria Museum Art is proud to bring the Louisiana Dragon Boat Races™ back to Rapides Parish in 2019. Race Day May 4, 2019 on Lake Buhlow in Pineville • Build Your Team Now! This exciting family event makes for a great day of good, spirited racing, and a great time on and off the water! Lake Buhlow Race Day Schedule of Events: 8:30am - Team Captain's Meeting 9:00am - Q93 Official Welcome with Shy & Cathy - - Awaken the Dragons & Opening Ceremonies- - Races - 3:30pm - Awards & Closing Ceremonies AMoA Activities during Alexandria Red River Festival and ArtWalk Friday, May 3, 2019 • ... read more
 
Art in the Alley at AMoA
May 04, 2019 - May 04, 2019
Event Category: Exhibitions
Location : Alexandria Museum of Art, Time: 9:00 AM - 4:00 PM

 
Alexandria Museum of Art Tours • 12pm & 2pm Free group tours of AMoA will be at two different times throughout the day. Museum curator Megan Valentine will guide the guests through the Concrete & Adrift: On the Poverty Line and Sordid & Sacred: The Beggers in Rembrandt’s Etchings exhibitions. An excellent opportunity to experience the Museum. 

 Art in the Alley Activities • 9am - 4pm The Alexandria Museum of Art Education department will be hosting several outdoor art activities in the alley and on the patio of AMoA.  Join us for several free art activities throughout the day! Come out to support your museum ... read more
 
June 21, 2019 - June 30, 2019
Event Category: Theater
Location : Hearn Stage, Kress Theatre, Time: Fridays: 7:30 PM, Saturdays: 2:30 PM & 7:30 PM, Sundays: 2:30 PM

June 21-23 and June 28-30 Fridays: 7:30 Saturdays: 2:30 & 7:30 Sundays: 2:30 This modern musical ingeniously chronicles the five-year life of a marriage, from meeting to break-up and from break-up to meeting. Jason Robert Brown's Drama Desk winner, The Last Five Years, has been translated into a handful of languages and was named one of TIME Magazine's ten best shows of 2001. A testament to the show's longevity, and spurred by the show's regional popularity, The Last Five Years enjoyed an Off-Broadway revival at Second Stage in 2013. A film adaptation was released in 2014, starring Anna Kendrick and Jeremy Jordan An emotionally powerful ... read more
 
Afternoon with an Artist at AMoA: Aron Belka
May 18, 2019 - May 18, 2019
Event Category: Lectures/Readings
Location : Alexandria Museum of Art, Time: 2:00 PM - 4:00 PM

Join AMoA for an afternoon talk with artist Aron Belka, a painter based in New Orleans. One of the artists in the Concrete & Adrift: On the Poverty Line exhibition and represented in the AMoA permanent collection, Belka’s often larger than life oil paintings often feature people in lower income brackets as well as those without homes. During our afternoon with the artist, Belka will talk about his work and his chosen subjects during his time since moving to New Orleans. Image: George, Aron Belka. On View in Concrete & Adrift: On the Poverty ... read more
 
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