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"Love Letters" Not to be Missed

You realize right away when you walk into the new 1st Street Studios that you are entering something cool, different and hip. The stage is set up in a large “black box” studio and there are couches, comfortable chairs and tables scattered around the dark, airy space that allow you...

02/12/2016 by eParisExtra
The PCT Off Plaza Play

The PCT Off Plaza Play "Love Letters" opens this Thursday, February 11th

This Off-Plaza production is going to be totally different and totally cool. The show will be held at 1st Street Studio, located at 14 1st St SE. The atmosphere will be relaxed and inviting, so bring your favorite sweetheart or a group of close friends. Thursday, Friday and Saturday showing...

02/09/2016 by eParisExtra
Pyro Playfest:

Pyro Playfest: "Deep in the Heart of Texas"

Paris Junior College Department of Drama is looking for new works to consider for its upcoming 2nd Annual New Play Festival – Pyro Playfest: “Deep in the Heart of Texas.” The new play festival will be April 14-17, 2016. They are seeking 20 minute or less, unpublished plays...

02/07/2016 by eParisExtra
PCT Looking for Musicians for CHICAGO

PCT Looking for Musicians for CHICAGO

Paris Community Theatre is looking for a few more instrument players to complete the band ensemble for Chicago the Musical, which will be presented in April. They are  looking for two trumpet players, a pianist and a sax player. If you’re interested please contact PCT at 903.784.0259...

02/04/2016 by eParisExtra
PCT Off Plaza Production of the play

PCT Off Plaza Production of the play "Love Letters"

The Paris Community Theatre is presenting an Off Plaza production of the play “Love Letters” just in time for Valentine’s Day. The play will be nightly February 11, 2016 – February 14, 2016 at 7:30pm.  All performances will be held at the new 1st Street Studio (on 1st...

01/27/2016 by eParisExtra
Weekend Events in Paris, Texas

Weekend Events in Paris, Texas

There’s always a reason to come downtown on the weekends in Paris.  This weekend you can hear live music, see live theatre or come to a comedy show. On Friday at 9pm is comedian Jon Stringer performing at LMAO Comedy. Tickets are available at Olive Paris or online at www.lmaotexas.com or...

01/21/2016 by eParisExtra
“Defying Gravity” Is a Soaring Tribute to the Challenger

“Defying Gravity” Is a Soaring Tribute to the Challenger

“Defying Gravity” is Jane Anderson’s 1997 comedic and heartwarming tribute to the crew of the 1986 Space Shuttle Challenger STS 51-L mission. The PCT production of “Defying Gravity” is presented through the generous sponsorship of Louise W. Hagood and through special arrangement with...

01/14/2016 by eParisExtra
Baseball Exhibit Coming to Valley of the Caddo Museum

Baseball Exhibit Coming to Valley of the Caddo Museum

Valley of the Caddo Museum is switching out their current exhibits and adding a baseball exhibit. The museum is going to have a baseball exhibit on the Texas League on loan from the Plano Interurban Railroad Museum. They will be supplementing this exhibit with local pictures and...

01/04/2016 by eParisExtra
PCT to Present

PCT to Present "Defying Gravity"

Paris Community Theatre will be presenting the play “Defying Gravity” By Jane Anderson January 15 – 24, 2016. The play is directed by Robyn R. Huizinga and is sponsored by Louise W. Hagood. “Defying Gravity” is free structured look at the 1986 Challenger disaster...

12/29/2015 by eParisExtra
Reception marks best of semester student art exhibit opening

Reception marks best of semester student art exhibit opening

The best of student artwork from the fall semester at Paris Junior College will be on display next week at the Foyer Art Gallery, starting with an opening reception on Tuesday, Dec. 8 from 4:30 to 6:00 p.m. “You will see some amazing drawings and paintings from all levels, as well as...

12/08/2015 by eParisExtra
PCT Presents

PCT Presents "Uh-Oh, Here Comes Christmas"

Fifteen holiday stories from the international best-selling author of All I Really Need to Know I Learned in Kindergarten  have been crafted into an engaging evening of storytelling and song.  Directed by Hilda Mallory. Runs Friday, December 4th through Sunday, December 13th at the Plaza...

11/29/2015 by eParisExtra
Plaza Art Gallery Art Show Tonight

Plaza Art Gallery Art Show Tonight

The public is invited to attend a Solo Photography Show for Nancy Shuler on Tuesday November 24th from 5pm-8:30pm at the Plaza Art Gallery. Plaza Art Gallery is located at 8 West Plaza  on the square in Historic Downtown Paris.   ...

11/24/2015 by eParisExtra
“An Evening With Gary Morris” to Benefit PJC

“An Evening With Gary Morris” to Benefit PJC

Paris Junior College is extremely excited to present “An Evening With Gary Morris” on Saturday, December 12 at 7 p.m. at the North Lamar High School Theater. This is a benefit for the PJC 2015 Annual Fund. Thanks to tremendous underwriters, all ticket sales from the evening will benefit the...

11/24/2015 by eParisExtra
Paris High School Presents Disney's High School Musical Onstage

Paris High School Presents Disney's High School Musical Onstage

Paris High School is excited to “bop to the top” with Disney’s High School Musical Onstage. Based on the wildly popular Disney Channel Original Movie, High School Musical the story follows Troy, Gabriella, and the students of East High as they deal with issues of first love,...

11/22/2015 by eParisExtra
Songs of the Season

Songs of the Season

The Paris Community Theatre and the Paris Community Choir present the annual “Songs of the Season” on Tuesday, December 1st at 7:30pm at the East Paris Baptist Church (725 N. Collegiate Drive). Featured choirs include the Paris Community Choir, the Paris High School Chorale,...

11/21/2015 by eParisExtra
1st Annual Lamar Place Juried Fine Arts Exhibition

1st Annual Lamar Place Juried Fine Arts Exhibition

2016 prospectus The public is invited to the 1st Annual Juried Fine Arts Exhibition hosted by Lamar Place for high school students living in Lamar County. The Artist Reception and Awards Ceremony will be held November 17th from 3:30pm-5:30pm. Lamar Place will award two scholarships and a...

11/16/2015 by eParisExtra
Wide Variety of Musical Theatre Performances Coming to Paris

Wide Variety of Musical Theatre Performances Coming to Paris

Residents of Paris and Lamar County have many different opportunities to see live musical theatre over the next couple of weeks. At PJC, “9 to 5 the Musical” continues it run this weekend  with Performances Saturday, Nov. 14 at 7:30 p.m. and Nov. 15 at 2:30 p.m. in the Ray Karrer...

11/14/2015 by eParisExtra
Art Show & Reception featuring the art of Andrea Doss

Art Show & Reception featuring the art of Andrea Doss

Art Show & Reception featuring the art of Andrea Doss will be held at Green Boutique on Saturday, November 14th from 3pm-7pm. Andrea Doss is a local children’s book illustrator whose work has been seen on Modern Family and Keeping Up With The Kardashians. The public is invited to...

11/12/2015 by eParisExtra
NLHS Theatre Department to Give Away Mary Poppins’ Umbrella

NLHS Theatre Department to Give Away Mary Poppins’ Umbrella

Cast members from North Lamar’s theatre production of Mary Poppins will be collecting new and unwrapped toys for the local Toys for Tots Program.  Toys with a value of $10 or more will be the means of purchase for a chance to win Mary Poppins’ parrot umbrella. “We’re excited to give...

11/11/2015 by eParisExtra
PCT to Hold Auditions for Defying Gravity

PCT to Hold Auditions for Defying Gravity

The Paris Community Theatre will be holding auditions for Jane Anderson’s Defying Gravity on November 16 and 17th. Auditions start at 6pm and will be held at The Brown Centre for Creative Arts located at 115 Clarksville Street in downtown Paris. Defying Gravity examines the 1986...

11/03/2015 by eParisExtra