Cirque Zuma Zuma Comes to Forrest City

Cirque Zuma Zuma has been described as an African-style Cirque du Soliel, combining the mysticism and magic of the African continent with the out-of-this-world excitement of a theatrical cirque performance. The EACC Fine Arts Center in Forrest City hosts Cirque

TheatreSquared Season 9 Unveiled

Did you know that in 2011, TheatreSquared was recognized by the American Theatre Wing, founder of the Tony Awards, as one of the nation’s ten best emerging theatres? TheatreSquared is northwest Arkansas’s professional theatre in residence at Walton Arts Center’s

Tickets for Bill Cosby on Sale Monday

I almost feel like I know Bill Cosby. As a preschooler, I remember watching him on “Picture Pages” during Captain Kangaroo. And, of course, “Fat Albert and the Cosby Kids” on Saturday mornings. As a teenager, Thursday nights always included

See William Shatner’s One-Man Show at WAC

For me, William Shatner will always be Capt. James T. Kirk of the USS Enterprise in the TV series Star Trek.  But he’s certainly been in plenty of other leading roles, and he takes audiences on a sequential journey of

The Grand Prairie Center in Stuttgart Celebrates the Holiday Season

The Grand Prairie Center, located on the campus of Phillips Community College/University of Arkansas in Stuttgart, celebrates the holiday season with a trio of special events. On Sunday, Dec. 1, it’s A Christmas Spectacular beginning at 3 p.m. The presentation

Enjoy Dinner And A Purt Near Wunderful Life

The annual Ozark Christmas Feast and Dinner Theater, performed by Ozark Folk Center State Park staff, will be Friday, Dec. 13 at the park’s Skillet Restaurant in Mountain View. This year’s dinner theater production is an adaptation of the 1946

Holiday Classics at Walton Arts Center

My holiday spirit seems to blow in with the first blustery day of November and a cold spell that sends me searching my closet for winter jackets. It’s easy to get excited about Thanksgiving and Christmas fun after that, especially

Pigs, Billy Goats and Bullies

Once upon a time there were three little pigs and three billy goats gruff.  The little pigs were sent out into the world by their mother to seek their fortune. Follow their escapades as the Big Bad Wolf tries to

St. Nick Plans “Visits” to Kids of All Ages in the Arkansas Delta

Clement Clarke Moore wrote his poem depicting a visit from St. Nicholas in 1822. Today, young and old from across the world know the poem word for word. In December, Moore’s poem is brought to life with live theater performances