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Little Women at Paris Community Theatre

Little Women at Paris Community Theatre

The musical adaptation of the classic story “Little Women” will be presented by the Paris Community Theatre August 6-9 and August 13-16. Based on Louisa May Alcott’s life, Little Women follows the adventures of sisters Jo, Meg, Beth and Amy March. Jo is trying to sell her...

07/14/2015 by eParisExtra
Cynthia Ann and Quanah Parker Exhibit at Valley of the Caddo Museum

Cynthia Ann and Quanah Parker Exhibit at Valley of the Caddo Museum

“The Cynthia Ann and Quanah Parker Exhibit, A Woman OF Two Worlds and a Man IN Two Worlds.” is a traveling exhibit of rarely seen photos of Quanah and Cynthia Ann Parker. The photo exhibit will be on display from July 10th through August 29th at Valley of the Caddo Museum & Cultural...

07/07/2015 by eParisExtra
Art of the Heart Fundraiser for PCT

Art of the Heart Fundraiser for PCT

NXS Gallery and the Paris Community Theatre are teaming up to create a unique fundraiser for the Theatre. A $50 donation will allow you to display your art at the gallery in a special exhibit on Saturday, July 11th.  Viewing is free and open to the public from 5:30-7:30pm. Those interested in...

06/27/2015 by eParisExtra

"Damn Yankees" Continues This Weekend at PCT

The PCT production of “Damn Yankees” continues this weekend at the Plaza Theatre. Performances Friday and  Saturday at 7:30pm and a final matinee performance on Sunday at 2:30 pm. This fun, family musical is is directed and choreographed by Christine Sheehan, with musical direction by...

06/26/2015 by eParisExtra
Damn Yankees at PCT

Damn Yankees at PCT

“Damn Yankees” is a 1950s musical theatre classic with a book by George Abbott and Douglas Wallop and music and lyrics by Richard Adler and Jerry Ross. The PCT production of “Damn Yankees” is directed and choreographed by Christine Sheehan, with musical direction by Phillip Briggs....

06/18/2015 by eParisExtra
Many Cultural Offerings in Downtown Paris this Weekend

Many Cultural Offerings in Downtown Paris this Weekend

Downtown Paris will be alive with music and theatre this weekend. First, Damn Yankees opens at the Paris Community Theatre on Thursday, June 18th at 7:30pm. Performances also on Friday and Saturday evening at 7:30pm and Sunday matinee at 2:30pm. Tickets available at PCT Box Office or online at...

06/17/2015 by eParisExtra
Beautiful Summer Night for a Concert in the Park

Beautiful Summer Night for a Concert in the Park

The Paris Municipal Band opened its 2015 season on Friday with a variety of musical selections ranging from classic tunes to more contemporary pieces. Under the direction of Joe Watson, the band opened the concert with the “Star Spangled Banner” and followed up immediately with John...

06/15/2015 by eParisExtra
PCT Summer Workshops and Classes

PCT Summer Workshops and Classes

The Paris Community Theatre is hosting a wide variety of summer workshops and classes for all ages.  Below is a complete listing of classes. Creative Dramatics Let your child explore their imagination and creativity through theatre with creative dramatics. They’ll learn key skills that...

06/03/2015 by eParisExtra
Damn Yankees Coming to PCT in June

Damn Yankees Coming to PCT in June

Paris Community Theatre will be presenting Damn Yankees June 18-21 and June 25-28 at the Plaza Theatre in downtown Paris. 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 hits it...

05/30/2015 by eParisExtra
PCT Holds Lighting Workshop

PCT Holds Lighting Workshop

The Paris Community Theatre will be holding a Lighting Design workshop in June 5th and 7th. If you have ever wondered about lighting and how it all works then this is the workshop for you. The workshop spans over two days and lunch is included in the cost of the workshop.  The fee is $20. The...

05/28/2015 by eParisExtra

"Young Performers Workshop" on Saturday at PHS

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...

05/26/2015 by eParisExtra
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