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2018 Hixson Classic Cars and College Cheerleaders Parade
February 09, 2018 - February 09, 2018
Event Category: Holiday
Location : Downtown Alexandria, Time: 4:30 PM

Route:  Downtown Alexandria - Murray Street - Fifth Street - Jackson Street - Third Street to St. James Street ... read more
February 02, 2018 - February 02, 2018
Event Category: Holiday
Location : Downtown Pineville/Downtown Alexandria, Time: 7:00 PM

 Route:  College Boulevard at Donahue Ferry Road - Main Street  Across the Jackson Street Bridge - Third Street Alexandria ... read more
Annie Jr. Audition Prep Workshop - LBM Productions
January 15, 2018 - January 15, 2018
Event Category: Theater
Location : Classroom C, 2nd Floor of Rapides Foundation Building, Time: 1:00 PM - 5:00 PM

 Four hours of ANNIE fun! Learn songs from the original Broadway show! Learn dance routines! Do character work on all the colorful roles in the show! Read scenes from our show - prepare for "cold readings" that will be part of the auditions. Work on AUDITION SONGS for your audition for our production! PLEASE NOTE: This is a workshop atmosphere - you are NOT being judged for casting at this event! We will have fun while preparing for ANNIE JR. auditions, which will be held January 19 & 20. Show dates for ANNIE, JR. are March 2 - 4, 2018. ... read more
January 22, 2018 - January 22, 2018
Event Category: Music
Location : Grace Presbyterian Church (4900 Jackson Street, Alexandria), Time: 7:00 PM - 8:30 PM

Full band. Old hymns. New music.  A love offering will be received. Matthew will give a seminar on hymns at 5 PM before the concert. Matthew will also lead worship at chapel at 10 AM on January 23. Matthew Smith is a Nashville-based singer-songwriter who writes brand new music to centuries-old hymn texts. He is a founding member of the Indelible Grace community, whose work has drawn acclaim across denominational lines and is used in churches around the world. Born out of a college ministry, the reimagined hymns have found wide acceptance both among college students and the church at ... read more
AMGA 25th Annual Krewes Parade
February 11, 2018 - February 11, 2018
Event Category: Holiday
Location : Alexandria, Time: 2:00 PM

 Route:  Texas Avenue - Masonic Drive - Memorial Drive - North Boulevard - Alexandria Mall ... read more
Red River Dance Theatre Company Audtions
January 13, 2018 - January 13, 2018
Event Category: Dance
Location : 2700 Lee Street, Alexandria, Time: 9:00 AM - 1:00 PM

Red River Dance Theatre Company  Company Auditions When: Saturday January 13, 2018 Where: 2700 Lee Street, Alexandria Time: 9:00—10:00 a.m. for ages 9— 11 10:15— 11:15 a.m. ages 12-14 11:30 a.m. —12:30 p.m. ages 15 and up Cost: $10.00 Audition attire is for young ladies black leotard, pink tights and hair in a secured bun and for gentlemen white t-shirt, black jazz pants or black pants and jazz shoes. Please complete online registration form: ... read more
MLK Celebration
January 13, 2018 - January 15, 2018
Event Category: Holiday
Location : Downtown Alexandria

 Alexandria, Louisiana—The City of Alexandria is delighted to support its diversity and community programming, especially honoring the Reverend Doctor Martin Luther King Jr. and civil rights pioneers from our own area. The outline here demonstrates a commitment to yearly ratcheting up of these activities from resource commitment to innovative programming, the preceding weekend through Monday, January 15, 2018.   8 a.m. Saturday: MLK Onward 5K and One-Mile Youth Fun Run. Begins on Second Street downtown. 9 a.m – 2 p.m. Saturday: Empowerment Sessions and The Heritage Bowl at 2 p.m. Alexandria Riverfront Center. 4 p.m. – 9 p.m. Saturday: City of ... read more
Annie, Jr. Auditions - LBM Productions
January 19, 2018 - January 20, 2018
Event Category: Theater
Location : Classroom C, 2nd Floor of Rapides Foundation Building, Time: Friday: 4:00 PM to 8:00 PM, Saturday: 1:00 PM to 3:00 PM

 Ages 7-18 are encouraged to join LBM Productions for auditions for their upcoming production of Annie, Jr. under the direction of Laine Berry Miller.  Come on the hour: Friday 4 pm to 8 pm and Saturday 1 pm to 3pm. Callbacks are Saturday 3 pm to 5 pm. Lots of roles for boys and girls ages 7-18!! Performances are March 2nd through 4th at Coughlin-Saunders Performing Arts Center. More info ... read more
Art of Life Series at Main Library
January 22, 2018 - January 22, 2018
Event Category: Classes
Location : Main Library (411 Washington Street), Time: 10:30 AM - 12:00 PM

 Explore your creativity in this class where participants will create, imagine, and transform themselves through art. This class will be held on Monday, January 22nd from 10:30 AM to 12:00 PM and is for adults only. Preregistration is required.  Call (318) 445-2411 ext. 1036 to ... read more
Voice, Horn, and Piano Concert - Cathedral Music Series
January 18, 2018 - January 18, 2018
Event Category: Music
Location : St. Francis Xavier Cathedral, Time: 7:00 PM

The second concert of the Cathedral Music Series will take place on Thursday, January 18 at 7:00 p.m. at St. Francis Xavier Cathedral. Soprano Kameryn Lueng will be joined by pianist Joseph Kingma and Hornist Joshua Zona for a recital of music by Franz Schubert, Benjamin Britten, Claude Debussy and more. The concert is free and open to the public. ... read more
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