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Community Choir Concert Dazzled Audience Monday Night

Community Choir Concert Dazzled Audience Monday Night

On Monday night, the Paris Community Choir presented their annual spring concert. The choir, a feature of the Paris Community Theatre sang a collection of songs that were designed to “put a smile on your face” according to choir director Pat Fowzer. The theme for this year’s concert was...

05/22/2015 by Greg Higgins
Cas Haley at That Guy's Coffee

Cas Haley at That Guy's Coffee

Cas Haley will be performing  on Friday, May 29th at That Guy’s Coffee, located at 117 Clarksville Street in downtown Paris. Doors will open at 7pm and the music starts at 7:30pm. Opening for Cas Haley is Chris Lancaster and Special Guests include Ryan Eldridge, Will Lydgate and Ben...

05/20/2015 by eParisExtra
Paris Community Choir Performance

Paris Community Choir Performance

Come enjoy the beautiful music of the Paris Community Choir at their annual spring concert at the First Methodist Church. The Choir will be performing songs that lift the spirit on Monday, May 18, 2015 at 7:00 PM. Tickets are $6 and may be purchased in advance online at...

05/13/2015 by eParisExtra
PCT Children's Theatre Presents Jack and the Magic Beans

PCT Children's Theatre Presents Jack and the Magic Beans

The Paris Community Theatre Children’s program is presenting Jack and the Magic Beans this weekend and next at the Plaza Theatre in downtown Paris. Jack and the Magic Beans, directed by Laura Hutchings, delivers thrills and laughter, imagination and growth through live story telling of...

05/07/2015 by eParisExtra
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...

04/25/2015 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