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Saturday Night Fever - Pineville High School Theatre
November 02, 2017 - November 05, 2017
Event Category: Theater
Location : Pineville High School

Set during the days of discos and rollerblades, this story begins in 1979 with Tony Manero, a young man with a dead end job, an extraordinary ability to dance, and just one ambition in life - to become the Disco King. Based on the 1977 iconic film with John Travolta, this dazzling score features legendary hits by The Bee Gees including: “Stayin’ Alive,” “Night Fever,” “How Deep Is Your Love,” “You Should Be Dancing,” “Disco Inferno,” and much, much more!  Join us on the first weekend of November for a trip back to the 1970’s to experience electrifying lights, dancing, ... read more
LSUA Empty Space Players present
November 09, 2017 - November 19, 2017
Event Category: Theater
Location : Richard Gwartney Theatre - LSUA , Time: Thursday - Saturday: 7:30PM Sunday: 2:30PM

  Purchase Tickets! Join LSUA Empty Space Players for their production of Yasmina Reza’s Art. Art will be staged November 9 – 12 and 16 – 19. Thursday, Friday, and Saturday showings begin at 7:30 PM and Sunday matinees are at 2:30 PM.  All performances are at the Richard Gwartney Theatre on the LSUA campus. How much would you pay for a white painting? Would it matter who the painter was? Would it be art? One of Marc’s best friends, Serge, has just bought a very expensive painting. It’s about five feet by four, all white with white diagonal lines. To Marc, the painting is ... read more
Linda T. Dautreuil Mixed Media Workshop at River Oaks
November 15, 2017 - November 16, 2017
Event Category: Classes
Location : River Oaks Square Arts Center, Time: 10:30 AM - 4:00 PM

Linda T. Dautreuil Mixed Media Workshop “Bewitched – From Storyline to Paint & Spaces in Between” November 15 & 16 – 10:30 am – 4:00pm - $85 Skill Level Beginner to Advanced When we tell stories, we engage in a process and painting is also a process. Linda Dautreuil often references folk narratives in her art without illustrating the story. Her interest lies in the non-linear story line that creates meaning in the visual context. Participants will work with 8x10 drawing paper for sketches and 16x20 canvas using acrylics, pencils, and charcoals with other mixed media. Each participant will receive ... read more
River Oaks Annual Porch Sale
December 02, 2017 - December 02, 2017
Event Category: Exhibitions
Location : River Oaks Square Arts Center, Time: 9:00 AM - 3:00 PM

 ANNUAL PORCH SALE 02 December 2017 CALLING ALL VISUAL ARTISTS AND FINE CRAFTSMEN The Annual Porch Sale is located in the historic Bolton Home which also houses the Center’s Gallery Gift Shop. The Annual Porch Sale is held on a major shopping weekend so guests have the opportunity to purchase unique, original works of art just in time for the gift giving season. Works may range from pottery, paintings, sculpture, fiber arts, mobiles, jewelry, photographs, mixed media etc. Every year the Sale expands to feature new artists from across the state. River Oaks is also home to a sales gallery ... read more
A-Town Jazz featuring Tiffany Pollack & Co.
December 08, 2017 - December 08, 2017
Event Category: Music
Location : Hurst Loft (1611 Washington Street), Time: 7:00 PM - 9:30 PM

  Purchase Tickets! Join the Arts Council of Central Louisiana on Friday, December 8, 2017 from 7 to 9:30 PM at the Hurst Loft on Washington Street for a great evening of jazz featuring Tiffany Pollack & Co. Tiffany Pollack is a New Orleans vocalist specializing in jazz and blues. Also with experience in other genre such as funk, soul, and rock n roll. She has has performed with numerous groups throughout New Orleans, including New Orleans Steamcog Orchestra and the Dapper Dandies. She and her band promise a night of unforgettable Jazz music!   Enjoy the beautiful Hurst Loft decorated for the ... read more
December 16, 2017 - December 16, 2017
Event Category: Holiday
Location : Garden District, Time: 5:00 PM

 Stay tuned for more information  If you are interested in hosting your home, please email ... read more
Christmas Inside Out
December 22, 2017 - December 22, 2017
Event Category: Holiday
Location : Coughlin-Saunders Performing Arts Center, Time: 7:00 PM - 9:00 PM

 A Christmas Production sponsored by Connect Church for the whole family! Come celebrate Christmas and help support CENLA Foster Kids.  There will be Photo booths, pictures with Santa/Inside Out characters and much more! All proceeds will go to benefit Central Louisiana Foster Kids. Limited seating available, reserve your seat today! Tickets available ... read more
Hanukkah Lesson and Craft at T.R.E.E. House
December 16, 2017 - December 16, 2017
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, December 16th at 1 PM  for a telling of the Hanukkah story with crafts! This fun 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
December 08, 2017 - December 08, 2017
Event Category: Holiday
Location : Main Street Pineville, Time: 7:00 PM

 Holiday themed floats and music. Presented by the City of Pineville. Route begins at Huey P. Long Hospital Blvd. up Main street, ending at the Trotter Center at Claiborne.   ... read more
December 09, 2017 - December 09, 2017
Event Category: Holiday
Location : Kent Plantation House, Time: 4:00 PM - 6:00 PM

This is the 7th Night of the 12 Nights of Christmas! Enjoy Christmas arts & crafts, decorate the Kent House treet, visit with Papa Noel, music, refreshments and more! For more information, call ... read more
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