Pinocchio in Yazoo

Free Performance of Pinocchio May 3rd When: Saturday, May 3rd, 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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