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Shannon Jones says people are key to T2’s future success

“TheatreSquared and Northwest Arkansas have held my heart since I arrived in 2014,” Shannon Jones says. “I’m both honored and humbled to step into the role of executive director.” TheatreSquared,

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Arkansas Comic Con brings three days of celebrities, costumes, games to Little Rock

Sean Clancy Special to the Free Weekly The Statehouse Convention Center in downtown Little Rock becomes the epicenter this weekend for three glorious days of pop-culture geekdom during the Arkansas


Fort Smith Symphony opens 100th anniversary season Sept. 9

“The Fort Smith Symphony is one of the most rambunctious, fun, dedicated orchestras I’ve ever been a part of,” says composer and principal second violin Patrick Conlon. “There is a


Carol Bruce’s creations biggest quilts at Ozark Quilt Fair

Say the word “quilter,” and it’s easy to picture a nice little granny lady in an apron, stitching while a homemade apple pie bakes in the oven. It’s a lovely

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Scythian builds Celtic/Americana music on Ukrainian roots

Danylo Fedoryka — “Dan” to his friends — grew up hearing a story from his Ukrainian grandmother. In her village when she was a child, “there were no radios, no

8 Days a Week

Eight Days A Week

Sept. 7 (Thursday) Chapter Chicks — 11 a.m., Bella Vista Public Library. Free. Artist Demo — Wren of Talisman Hall, 11:30 a.m., Terra Studios in Durham. Free. Gallery


LIVE! Music: Kids can boogie down with Backyard Bugs; Paragon Ragtime Orchestra plays film scores

“It’s bananas,” Candy Lee says of Candy Songs Kids’ Music Fest and Fun that’s happening from 4 to 8 p.m. Sept. 16 in Bentonville. The local musician, nurse, and mom

Risa's Astrology

A Season of Retrogrades – Pause, Assessment & Purification

We have entered a retrograde season. As of this writing, there are seven “lights” in the sky that are retrograde. Here is the list – Mercury (communications), Jupiter (love, wisdom,

Male Call

Is the pinstripe suit In or Out?

Q. I inherited an expensive navy pinstriped suit and am wondering if it would be worth altering it. I saw a politician wearing a pinstriped suit recently; but since I