Plein Air Painting Class by Benny Melton

Plein Air Painting Class by Benny Melton for Yazoo Arts Council When: Saturday, May 4th, 2019 Time: 9:00 am Where: Triangle Cultural Center, 332 N Main Street, Yazoo City, Mississippi Admission: $25 for YAC Members or $50 for non-members Bring your art supplies to Yazoo City as artist Benny Melton presents a beginner-friendly Plein Air Painting Class through the Yazoo Arts Council. Seats are $25 for members or $50 for non-members. The morning will include a brief seminar about the principles of light, color, perspective, etc. at the Triangle Cultural Center. After a break for lunch (not included) the class will resume with on-location and on-your-own painting in historic downtown Yazoo City. Class concludes with students sharing their work with the class at the Triangle CC. For more information contact artist Benny Melton at www.meltonart.net Call 662-746-7776 today to reserve your seat! Spaces are limited. Note from Benny on Art

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Jerry Clower Festival

Jerry Clower Festival 2019 The 2019 Jerry Clower Festival will be Saturday, May 4, 2019, in historic downtown Yazoo City.  The 2019 Jerry Clower Festival will feature: • Arts & Crafts • Antique & Classic Car Show • Kidz Zone • Silent Auction • Lots of Delicious Food • LIVE Entertainment and SO MUCH MORE! DOWNLOAD APPLICATIONS BELOW For additional information, please contact Brenda or Colon Johnston at 662-746-7676 Check out scenes below from past events, and make your plans now to attend! This project is partially funded by a grant from the Yazoo County Convention & Visitors Bureau 2019 Jerry Clower Arts & Crafts Flyer 2019 JCF Antique & Classic Car Show Registration JerryClower Impersonator Contest The weekend of May 3rd-4th is a great time to plan a visit to Yazoo! Check out the events below: Friday, May 3rd, 2019, 6:00 pm Yazoo Arts Council presents Center Player Community

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Pinocchio in Yazoo

Free Performance of Pinocchio May 4th When: Saturday, May 4th, 2019 Time: 10:00 am at the Where: Yazoo Community Complex, 516 E Canal Street, Yazoo City, Mississippi Admission is FREE!! The Junior Auxiliary of Yazoo City in conjunction with the Yazoo Arts Council will present New Stage Theatre Arts-in-Education Touring Program’s production of Pinocchio adapted by Greg Banks. About: Adapted by Greg Banks, this captivating and unique 50-minute retelling of Carlo Collidi’s Pinocchio will ignite the imagination of young audiences everywhere! This updated, fast-paced version of the classic tale follows the little puppet Pinocchio on his quest to become a real boy. Will the all-too-tempting delights of puppet shows and alluring adventures be too much? Children are asked to interact with the cast as they all follow Pinocchio as he discovers that only by being truthful, selfless and kind to others will his dream of becoming a real boy ever become a reality. *Best suited for elementary

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Tea for Three in Yazoo

The Yazoo Arts Council presents the Center Players Community Theatre in “TEA FOR THREE: Lady Bird, Pat & Betty” Written by Eric H. Weinberger and Elaine Bromka Produced by special arrangement with The Dramatic Publishing Company of Woodstock, Illinois When: Friday, May 3, 2019 Where: Triangle Cultural Center, 332 N Main Street, Yazoo City, Mississippi Time: 6 pm reception | 7 pm performance Tickets: Available now in Yazoo City at Good Hope General Merchandise and Webb’s Pharmacy Price: General Admission $20 each, Students $10 each What is it like for a woman when her husband becomes the president of the United States—and she is suddenly thrust into the spotlight? This witty, sly and deeply moving script explores the hopes, fears and loves of Lady Bird Johnson, Pat Nixon and Betty Ford. In three scenes taking place in the family quarters of the White House just prior to the end of living

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