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Saturday To-Do: Jamie Lou & The Hullabaloo at Kings Live Music

Catch Jamie Lou & The Hullabaloo at Kings Saturday night, with an opening set from Mike Frazier.

Reception for LongHua Xu, Arkansas Living Treasure

LongHua, a native of China, immigrated to the United States in 1989 under the "extraordinary ability" program. In 1992, he was commissioned to make "Mother Nature," a marble sculpture in front of the Arlington Hotel in Hot Springs.

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Charlie Chaplin still from the film Gold Rush

Ozark Foothills FilmFest kicks off this weekend

The festival opens with a screening of Charlie Chaplin’s “The Gold Rush,” a restored version of the original 1925 comedic masterpiece, accompanied by live music from local guitarist Danny Dozier.

Satanic Arkansas's show at Vino's to donate proceeds to Planned Parenthood in Sen. Rapert's name

A group called Satanic Arkansas is throwing a concert at Vino's this Saturday night, with all proceeds going to the reproductive health care nonprofit in Sen. Jason Rapert's name.
Hannah McBroom, from her "Two-Year Hymn" portrait series

21c Museum Hotel: Guest floors new venue for Fayetteville artists

Paintings by Hannah McBroom and Shabana Kauser and woodcuts by Kasey Ramirez, all transplants to Fayetteville, are now on exhibit on the guest room floors of 21c Museum Hotel in Bentonville, part of The Elevate at 21c program for artists living and working near the museum. You do not have to be a guest to see the works; just ask at the desk.
The Good Fear

The Good Fear releases first album in 11 years

Last week, beloved Fayetteville band the Good Fear put out “Long Gone Brand New,” its first album since 2008. It’s available in limited vinyl form through Max Recordings and local record stores, digitally through iTunes and Apple and for streaming on Spotify and Apple Music.
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Tuesday To-Do: Arkansas Times Film Series screens 'Stop Making Sense' at Riverdale 10

Arkansas Times Film Series screens Jonathan Demme's "Stop Making Sense" Tuesday night at Riverdale 10 Cinema.

Crystal Bridges brings 'Nature's Nation' to galleries

As we ponder the ways in which we are destroying the beauty of nature and human habitat, the exhibition opening May 25 at Crystal Bridges Museum of American Art should give us a little background in America's regard for and interaction with the environment for the past 300 years.

Up next at The Rep: A comedy about racism, ageism, sexism and backyard gardens

Celebrated Latina playwright Karen Zacarías’ comedy “Native Gardens” may appeal to you if you are interested in witty cultural commentary, art that critics call ‘woke,’ Latinx art or eavesdropping on neighborhood dramas on Nextdoor.

Sunday To-Do: Jewish Food & Cultural Festival

Between challah and matzah, Purim and Yom Kippur, it’s easy to get lost in the terminology of Jewish culture. The remedy: the Jewish Food and Cultural Festival, this weekend at War Memorial Stadium.
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Saturday To-Do: Derby Day at Oaklawn

Derby Day is the time to put on your church clothes, foray out to the race track, and test your betting mettle.

Becoming a ‘master of story’: A Q&A with Steve H. Broadnax III

Little Rock native Steve H. Broadnax III grew up going to shows at the Arkansas Repertory Theatre with his grandmother, and he graduated from Parkview High School. Now the head of MFA Acting in the School of Theatre at Penn State University, Broadnax, 42, will direct The Rep’s upcoming production of “Native Gardens."

To-Do Soon: 'The Daily Carry," metalworks by Arthur Hash

Arthur Hash, an assistant professor in the jewelry and metalsmith department at the Rhode Island School of Design, fabricates jewelry that he describes as giving a nod to his "daily carry": Good luck charms, river stones, folding knives — he says all shape his identity.

Saturday To-Do: 'Celebrating the Life of Burger'

Amy Garland, John Good, Nick Devlin, Barbara Raney, Rachel Fields, Mandy McBryde, Stephanie Smittle and a host of other musicians hits the stage at 7:30 pm., playing music from Burger's weird, illustrious catalogue.
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Rust Never Rests: buZ blurr's art is an exercise in "time stoppage"

buZ blurr's forthcoming exhibition “Wait of World” runs from April 12-May 2 at CALS Bookstore at Library Square, with an opening reception Friday, April 12, 5-8 p.m.

Saturday to-do: See 'State of the Art' again, as told by the Renaud brothers

"State of the Art," a film by award-winning filmmakers Craig and Brent Renaud about the 2014-15 Crystal Bridges Museum of American Art exhibition of the same name, will get a free preview screening at 8 p.m. Saturday, April 13, at the Ron Robinson Theater in the River Market district. The film will then be aired on AETN at 8 p.m. Friday, April 26.

Friday To-Do: Downtown Little Rock's 2nd Friday Art Night

The Mid-Southern Watercolorists' annual juried show, musician Charlotte Taylor and beer by Stone's Throw are all on tap Friday at the Historic Arkansas Museum (2nd and Cumberland streets) for the 2nd Friday Night downtown art fling (5-8 p.m. April 12).

Welcome, Coach Muss

As is common when a “coaching search” gets underway at the University of Arkansas—at this rate, it’s been about an average of every two or three years during my lifetime that either the basketball or football head coaching position has changed—the rumor mill churns at a feverish pace and almost always ends up being discredited for one reason or another.

Welcome, Coach Muss

As is common when a “coaching search” gets underway at the University of Arkansas—at this rate, it’s been about an average of every two or three years during my lifetime that either the basketball or football head coaching position has changed—the rumor mill churns at a feverish pace and almost always ends up being discredited for one reason or another.

Welcome, Coach Muss

As is common when a “coaching search” gets underway at the University of Arkansas—at this rate, it’s been about an average of every two or three years during my lifetime that either the basketball or football head coaching position has changed—the rumor mill churns at a feverish pace and almost always ends up being discredited for one reason or another.
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