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"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
NXS Contemporary Art Gallery Hosts Artist Reception

NXS Contemporary Art Gallery Hosts Artist Reception

NXS Contemporary Art Gallery will be hosting a welcoming artist reception on Thursday, February 5th from 4:30 to 7:00 for local artists Andrea Doss.  NXS Contemporary Art Gallery is located at 102 Clarksville Street in downtown Paris. Andrea Doss was born an artist, and painted her early...

01/28/2015 by eParisExtra
Puppets Invade the Square

Puppets Invade the Square

The hilarious, modern musical “Avenue Q” which focuses on a group of unique 20-somethings and features puppets will be running this weekend and next at the Paris Community Theatre. All performance times are at 7:30 pm (there are no matinees for this show). The cast includes:...

01/23/2015 by eParisExtra

"Avenue Q" Opens at Paris Community Theatre

The hilarious, modern musical “Avenue Q” which focuses on a group of unique 20-somethings and features puppets is opening at the Paris Community Theatre this week. Avenue Q runs January 22-25 and January 28-31.  All times are at 7:30 pm (there are no matinees for this show). The...

01/18/2015 by eParisExtra
Plaza Theatre Gets New Roof

Plaza Theatre Gets New Roof

Workers are on the roof of the historic Plaza Theatre this week, replacing the old roof. The Paris Community Theatre has raised approximately $68,000 in their “Raise the Roof” Campaign to repair the roofs at both the Plaza Theatre on the square and the Brown Centre for Creative...

01/14/2015 by eParisExtra
Auditions at PCT for

Auditions at PCT for "Five Women Wearing the Same Dress"

The Paris Community Theatre will be holding auditions for the play “Five Women Wearing the Same Dress” on Monday, January 5th and Tuesday, January 6th at 6:30 pm at the PCT Brown Centre for Creative Arts. The play is directed by Sydney Young and tells the story of five bridesmaids...

12/27/2014 by eParisExtra
Final Weekend of

Final Weekend of "Alice in Wonderland" at PCT

The final weekend of the Paris Community Theatre’s production of “Alice in Wonderland” is this weekend. Performances are Thursday, December 18th, Friday, December 19th and Saturday, December 20th all at 7:30pm and then a final matinee performance of Sunday, December 21st at...

12/18/2014 by eParisExtra
“Alice in Wonderland” Opening This Weekend at PCT

“Alice in Wonderland” Opening This Weekend at PCT

“Alice in Wonderland” is a classic tale adapted for the stage by Ann Coulter Martens and directed by Robyn R. Huizinga, “Alice in Wonderland” runs December 12-14 and 18-21 at the Paris Community Theatre.  Performance times are 7:30 PM Thursday through Saturday, and 2:30 PM on...

12/11/2014 by eParisExtra

"Alice in Wonderland" at PCT

The beloved children’s classic “Alice in Wonderland” is opening next weekend at the Paris Community Theatre. The show is directed by Robyn Huizinga and includes a mostly adult cast.  Opening night is Friday, December 12th at 7:30pm. Performances Saturday, December 13th at...

12/02/2014 by eParisExtra
Songs of the Season Concert Tuesday Night

Songs of the Season Concert Tuesday Night

The Paris Community Theatre presents the 26th Anniversary Performance of “The Songs of the Season” this Tuesday evening, December 2, 2014 at East Paris Baptist Church at 7:30 p.m. This Christmas celebration in song will continue to spotlight the following choirs and their directors:  Paris...

11/30/2014 by eParisExtra
PJC to Hold Holiday Concert and Student Recital Dec. 3 & 4

PJC to Hold Holiday Concert and Student Recital Dec. 3 & 4

Paris Junior College’s Music Department will present “Christmas in the Chapel” on Wednesday, Dec. 3 at 7:30 p.m. in the DeShong Chapel on the PJC campus. Then on Thursday, Dec. 4, PJC students will perform their end-of-semester selections in the Shaw Recital Hall in the Music...

11/26/2014 by eParisExtra

"Songs of the Season"

The annual choir concert “Songs of the Seasons” presented by the Paris Community Theatre and Paris Community Choir is Tuesday, December 2, 2014 at 7:30pm at East Paris Baptist Church. Featured choirs include the Paris Community Choir, the Parish High School Chorale, and the North...

11/22/2014 by eParisExtra
Beauty and the Beast at NLHS

Beauty and the Beast at NLHS

Beauty and the Beast presented by the NLHS Theatre Department and Uptown Properties opens Thursday night, November 20th and runs through Sunday, November 23rd. Tickets are $10 and are available at North Lamar High School. The musical is directed by Cody Head and Laura Hutchings  and includes...

11/18/2014 by eParisExtra
Beauty and the Beast Coming to North Lamar High School

Beauty and the Beast Coming to North Lamar High School

Tickets are on sale at North Lamar High School for the Theatre Department’s production of Beauty and the Beast. The show runs Thursday, November 20th through Sunday, November 23rd. Performances Thursday, Friday and Saturday evening begin at 7:30pm and a Sunday matinee at 2:30pm. All...

11/14/2014 by eParisExtra
Paris Area Arts Alliance Brings Singer Songwriter Brian Burns to That Guy's

Paris Area Arts Alliance Brings Singer Songwriter Brian Burns to That Guy's

The Paris Area Arts Alliance is bringing country singer songwriter Brian Burns to Paris for a performance at That Guy’s Coffee Listening Room at 7:30 PM, November 15th.  Tickets are $15 and available at the Lamar County Chamber of Commerce, 8 West Plaza in Downtown Paris. Brian Burns is a...

11/01/2014 by eParisExtra
Pulitzer Prize Winning Play

Pulitzer Prize Winning Play "Rabbit Hole" This Weekend at PCT

“Rabbit Hole” opens Thursday, October 9th at 7:30 PM at the Paris Community Theatre.  Additional evening performances on Friday, October 10th and Saturday, October 11th at 7:30pm and a matinee at 2:30 PM on October 12, 2014. Rabbit Hole, winner of the Pulitzer Prize for Drama in 2007,...

10/07/2014 by eParisExtra