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PHS Theatre Dept. Hosts

PHS Theatre Dept. Hosts "Young Performers Workshop"

The Paris High School Theatre Department will be hosting a “Young Performers Workshop” on Saturday, May 30th from 10am-2pm. Students will build confidence and foster creative expression while developing their acting, dancing, singing, and stage movement skills. Students will learn a...

2 hours ago by eParisExtra
United Kennel Club Nosework Trial Held in Paris This Weekend

United Kennel Club Nosework Trial Held in Paris This Weekend

Today, tomorrow and Sunday, Paris is going to the dogs, or rather, the dogs are going to Paris. This weekend, the United Kennel Club (UKC) in conjunction with Paris Parks and Recreation Department will hold a United Nosework Trial.  The Nosework program is modeled after working law...

04/24/2015 by eParisExtra
PCT Off Plaza Play

PCT Off Plaza Play "Waiting for the Parade" Moved to Plaza Theatre

This weekend the Paris Community Theatre’s Off Plaza production of Waiting for the Parade will be held at the Plaza Theatre and not at Drake’s Party Barn due to the weather forecast. The John Murrell play is set in Calgary during World War II, in which five women gather to work...

04/14/2015 by eParisExtra
Guest artist brings ceramic sculptures to PJC

Guest artist brings ceramic sculptures to PJC

The works of artist Karmien Bowman will be featured in a show opening April 21 at Paris Junior College’s Foyer Gallery. Bowman creates functional and sculptural-functional vessels as well as sculpture and murals in clay and bronze. The opening reception will be held from 4:30 to 6 p.m....

04/11/2015 by eParisExtra
Auditions tonight and tomorrow for Damn Yankees!

Auditions tonight and tomorrow for Damn Yankees!

The Paris Community Theatre will be holding auditions for Damn Yankees Tuesday, April 7th and Wednesday, April 8th. Auditions begin at 6:30 PM at the Plaza Theatre Damn Yankees is a musical comedy with a book by George Abbott and Douglass Wallop and music and lyrics by Richard...

04/07/2015 by eParisExtra
Easter Painting at NXS Gallery this Saturday

Easter Painting at NXS Gallery this Saturday

NXS Gallery  will be doing a special painting for Easter this Saturday, April 4th. The paintings will be 11×14 and a special price of $15.00 This special event for kids and adults. Come join the fun starting at 1:00pm. The Easter Bunny will be making a special appearance as well! Call...

04/03/2015 by eParisExtra
Lots Happening at the Paris Community Theatre this Spring

Lots Happening at the Paris Community Theatre this Spring

The Paris Community Theatre has a lot happening this spring. First, on April 7th and 8th at 6:30pm are auditions for Damn Yankees.  Based on the novel The Year The Yankees Lost The Pennant by Douglass Wallop, Damn Yankees the Broadway mega-hit and winner of 7 TONY Awards including Best Musical...

03/28/2015 by eParisExtra
Fun for the family with free PJC student production this weekend

Fun for the family with free PJC student production this weekend

An all-student production featuring audience participation is offered free this weekend at Paris Junior College. Delta Psi Omega, the drama honor fraternity at PJC, will present “The Romanian Uranium Mystery,” directed by sophomore Cody Rice, DPO’s pledge master. The audience will...

03/27/2015 by eParisExtra
NXS Gallery to hold class on ADVANCED TECHNIQUES IN METAL CLAY – RINGS AND STONES

NXS Gallery to hold class on ADVANCED TECHNIQUES IN METAL CLAY – RINGS AND STONES

NXS Gallery in downtown Paris will hold an Advanced Techniques in Metal Clay – Rings and Stones class this Saturday, March 28th from 1:00 pm to 4:30 pm at the Gallery.  The fee for the class is $60 and includes 10 gr. silver clay, a 4mm faceted CZ and use of studio tools. Please note that...

03/25/2015 by eParisExtra
One Act Play Performance

One Act Play Performance

The Paris High School Theatre Department is preparing for the One Act Play Competition to be held in Texarkana this Friday. The Paris High School theatre group presented “Gut Girls” at 7:30pm on Monday night at the Weger Auditorium on the Paris Junior High Campus. Gut Girls tells...

03/23/2015 by eParisExtra
Red River Art, Wine and Music Fest

Red River Art, Wine and Music Fest

The Red River Art, Wine and Music Fest is even bigger and better for 2015 and includes many more activities.  It will be held in Bonham at the Creative Arts Center, located at 200 West 5th Street, on April 17 from 5 to 9 PM and April 18 starting at 9 AM. The Creative Arts Center has added...

03/15/2015 by eParisExtra

"5 Women Wearing the Same Dress" Continues This Weekend at PCT

Paris Community Theatre is presenting the hilarious play “5 Women Wearing the Same Dress” which will continue its run March 19-22. What happens at a wedding stays at a wedding, except at Paris Community Theatre’s Five Women Wearing the Same Dress, by Alan Ball sponsored...

03/12/2015 by eParisExtra
Art Show this Thursday at the Plaza Art Gallery

Art Show this Thursday at the Plaza Art Gallery

The public is invited to the preview and reception of “Abstract Spring”, Thursday, March 12th, from 5-8pm at the Plaza Art Gallery on the downtown square in Paris, TX. The featured artists will be Elva Robinson, Geraldine Brettmann, and Ann Webb. For more information email Joey...

03/09/2015 by eParisExtra
PARIS COMMUNITY THEATRE ANNOUNCES 2015-2016 SEASON

PARIS COMMUNITY THEATRE ANNOUNCES 2015-2016 SEASON

The Paris Community Theatre has just released its 2015-2016 season: “A Season of Love.” Pending final approval from the publishers, these are the exciting, moving, and laugh out loud. The season will open with an Off-Plaza production of William Shakespeare’s Much Ado About Nothing. The...

03/07/2015 by eParisExtra
“The Glass Menagerie” opens March 5 at Paris Junior College

“The Glass Menagerie” opens March 5 at Paris Junior College

The play that made Tennessee Williams famous, “The Glass Menagerie,” opens the Paris Junior College drama department’s spring season this Thursday and continues through Sunday. Williams’ play, which is semi-autobiographical, tells the story of Amanda, a fading Southern women whose...

03/03/2015 by eParisExtra

"5 Women Wearing the Same Dress" Comes to PCT

Paris Community Theatre is presenting the hilarious play “5 Women Wearing the Same Dress” March 13-15 and March 19-22. The play, set in Knoxville Tennessee focuses on five identically clad bridesmaids who are hiding out in an upstairs bedroom, each with her own reason to avoid...

02/22/2015 by eParisExtra
Auditions for

Auditions for "Waiting for the Parade"

Auditions for the Paris Community Theatre’s production of “Waiting for the Parade” will be Monday, February 23rd and Tuesday, February 24th at 6:30 p.m. at the Brown Centre for the Creative Arts located at 115 Clarksville Street in downtown Paris. The play is directed by...

02/20/2015 by eParisExtra
PJC Alumni Art Exhibit Opens Tuesday

PJC Alumni Art Exhibit Opens Tuesday

Three alumni artists of Paris Junior College will have an exhibit at the PJC Foyer Gallery from Feb. 10 to March 5. An opening reception will be held on Tuesday, Feb. 10 from 4:30 to 6:00 p.m., and the public is invited to attend this free event. “These are students who built good...

02/06/2015 by eParisExtra
Kid friendly art exhibit this Thursday Feb. 5th

Kid friendly art exhibit this Thursday Feb. 5th

NXS Gallery is hosting an opening reception for local artist Andrea Doss. Andrea has a whimiscal style and is known for her kid friendly art. She will also have copies of the childrens book that she has illustrated on hand for sale. Reception is Thursday Feb. 5th from 4:30 to 7:00 and is...

02/05/2015 by eParisExtra
New Members Art Show on Thursday

New Members Art Show on Thursday

The Plaza Art Gallery in downtown Paris will be hosting a “New Members Art Show” on Thursday, February 5th from 5pm-8pm. The art show and reception is open to the public and will feature the work of photographer Claudia Holland and artists Wes Groom. The show will run through the...

02/01/2015 by eParisExtra