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Pour Painting Class - Westside Regional Library
August 23, 2019 - August 23, 2019
Event Category: Classes
Location : Westside Regional Library (5416 Provine Place,), Time: 4:30 PM - 6:30 PM

 Teens and adults, join us to pour an abstract painting with, acrylic paint, in a pouring technique that will create a work of art. Registration required. Contact 318-442-2483 for more information. ... read more
 
The Nutcracker
November 30, 2019 - December 01, 2019
Event Category: Dance
Location : CoughlinSaunders Performing Arts Center, Time: 1130 at 7:00 and 121 at 2:00

Red River Dance Theatre Company is proud to present the annual holiday delight, The Nutcracker. This classical ballet, choreographed to Tchaikovskys beautiful and familiar composition, tells the story of Clara and an enchanted Christmas Eve. Dancers from many area dance studios come together to present this gift to our community. The Sugar Plum Fairy and Cavalier are performed by professional dancers. rnPlease see our website for more information: ... read more
 
Baskerville: A Sherlock Holmes Mystery - City Park Players
September 26, 2019 - October 06, 2019
Event Category: Theater
Location : Hearn Stage, Kress Theatre, Time: 7:30 PM

 Tickets available soon! Get your deerstalker cap on — the play’s afoot! Comedic genius Ken Ludwig (Lend Me a Tenor, Moon Over Buffalo) transforms Arthur Conan Doyle’s classic The Hound of the Baskervilles into a murderously funny adventure. Sherlock Holmes is on the case. The male heirs of the Baskerville line are being dispatched one by one. To find their ingenious killer, Holmes and Watson must brave the desolate moors before a family curse dooms its newest heir. Watch as our intrepid investigators try to escape a dizzying web of clues, silly accents, disguises, and deceit as five actors deftly ... read more
 
Shrek the Musical - Lagniappe Theatre Company
September 26, 2019 - September 29, 2019
Event Category: Theater
Location : Coughlin-Saunders Performing Arts Center, Time: 7:00 PM

 Purchase Tickets! IT'S BAAAACK! Join Shrek and his loyal steed Donkey, as they set off on a quest to rescue the beautiful , if slightly temperamental Princess Fiona. Add the diminutive Lord Farquaad, a gang of fairytale misfits and a cookie with attitude, and you've got the must see musical comedy that everyone has come to love. Great for the whole family and packed with laughs. Showtimes Thu Sep 26, 2019 | 7:00PM Fri Sep 27, 2019 | 7:00PM Sat Sep 28, 2019 | 7:00PM Sun Sep 29, 2019 | ... read more
 
Who Do That Voodoo -Tunk's Unusual Suspects Dinner Theater
September 07, 2019 - September 07, 2019
Event Category: Theater
Location : Tunk's Cypress Inn & Oyster Bar, Time: 7:00 PM

  Tunk's Unusual Suspects Dinner Theater on Kincaid Lake  The Unusual Suspects and Tunk's Cypress Inn are once again joining together to present, "Who Do That Voodoo". This exclustive dining event has limited seating. Enjoy your choice of and amazing fish or sirloin entree, mouth-watering dessert, and a mystery dinner theatre. Doors Open: 6:00pm - Join us early for pre-dinner drinks and appetizers (off the menu and at additional cost) while you wait for the show to begin. Seating will be arranged to accommodate large parties and individuals. Purchase ... read more
 
Bobby Rhodes Jazz
August 23, 2019 - August 23, 2019
Event Category: Music
Location : Spirits Food & Friends, Time: 6:00 PM - 8:00 PM

 Bobby Rhodes Jazz at Spirits Food and ... read more
 
Rhythms of Life Adult Painting Workshop with Mary Louise Porter
October 05, 2019 - October 05, 2019
Event Category: Classes
Location : Alexandria Museum of Art, Time: 12:30 PM - 4:00 PM

 Join AMoA and 32nd September Competition artist, Mary Louise Porter for this adult workshop at AMoA that will focus on abstract applications of landscape painting using acrylics and other mediums, drawing inspiration from the rhythms of life around us. Participants are invited to attend the Meet and Greet (BYOL) with Mary Louise Porter at 12:30. All supplies included. Registration is required. You must be 21 to attend this class. $45 for AMoA Members; $60 for non-members: Register ... read more
 
September 05, 2019 - September 05, 2019
Event Category: Classes
Location : Main Library (411 Washington Street), Time: 10:00 AM - 12:00 PM

 Adults, join us as wee paint with acrylic on canvas. Registration by phone required. Contact 318-445-2411 x 1036 for more information. ... read more
 
September 09, 2019 - September 09, 2019
Event Category: Classes
Location : Main Library (411 Washington Street), Time: 10:00 AM - 12:00 PM

 Adults, join us as wee paint with acrylic on canvas. Registration by phone required. Contact 318-445-2411 x 1036 for more information. ... read more
 
September 23, 2019 - September 23, 2019
Event Category: Classes
Location : Main Library (411 Washington Street), Time: 5:30 PM - 7:30 PM

 Adults, join us as wee paint with acrylic on canvas. Registration by phone required. Contact 318-445-2411 x 1036 for more information. ... read more
 
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