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Aladdin and Jasmine, portrayed by Andrew Dixon and Amberly Fly, admire the Magic Lamp in the upcoming production of Disney’s Aladdin Jr. The production is presented by Fayetteville Middle School. The dates for the production are May 11 and 12 at 6:30 p.m. and Wednesday, May 13, school day performances. You may contact the school at 438-2533 for more information.

FMS to stage Disney’s Aladdin, Jr.

Posted on April 21, 2015 at 9:59 am

Fayetteville Middle School will present Disney’s Aladdin Jr., with performances set for May. Dates for the production are May 11 and 12 at 6:30 p.m. and on Wednesday, May 13, during the day for local schools. For information about the performances, contact the school at 438-2533. Inside the Royal Palace gates in the faraway city of Agrabah, Princess Jasmine prepares to choose a husband. Against Jasmine’s wishes, her father, the

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  • Neil Simon comedy at LCHS

    Posted on April 21, 2015 at 8:59 am

    Lincoln County High School Drama Club members (from left) Shelby Hope, Tessa Aldridge, Porshia Poarch, Victoria Chaplin and Kate Mucke rehearse for the upcoming play “Rumors”, a Neil Simon mystery/comedy which portrays a house full of two lawyers, a doctor, politician and his wife, a Polish cooking show host, a glamourous housewife and an accountant. ~ Staff photo by Laurie Caruso

    Lincoln County High School’s Drama Department presents “Rumors”, Neil Simon’s side-splitting comedy, on Friday and Saturday, April 24 and 25, and again on May 1 and 2 at 7 p.m. and on May 3 at 2 p.m. This rollicking play has a mystery element used for a comic effect. In this, “whodunit” mystery, four couples gather for an anniversary party at the home of Charley Brock and wife, Myra. When

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  • Children’s Chorale in concert here

    Posted on April 16, 2015 at 4:48 am

    Children's Chorale

    The Heritage Children’s Chorale of the South, a professional children’s choir, announces upcoming spring concerts entitled, “Singing the Day Away”. The Chorale, now in its 28th season, was founded in 1988 by Mary Stephenson, who continues today as the director. Over the years, more than 1,500 children have benefited from the extensive musical training and education provided by this fine organization. The Chorale will be in concert on Sunday, April

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  • Open mic show welcomes all performing arts

    Posted on April 15, 2015 at 2:48 pm

    Jay Jernigan performs during Thursday evening’s open mic night at the Fayetteville Arts Center, located on Main Avenue South in Fayetteville. The performing arts show is held each Thursday night.

    “I would like to remind everyone that the weekly open mic show welcomes all forms of performing arts,” said Taylor Hoch, co-host of the open mic show at the Fayetteville-Lincoln County Arts Center. “Our mainstay has been the many talented local musicians, singers, and songwriters who come to perform at our weekly shows, but we would love to see some local comedians, story tellers, poets, dramatists, or any other performing

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  • Cow collages to be sold Saturday

    Posted on April 15, 2015 at 9:49 am

    Lilli Johnson, a 10th grade student at Fayetteville High School, was instrumental in creating the cow collages displayed in the windows of Dragonfly Gallery. Lilli arranged the fabric, and elementary students from several schools chose the colors to be used and cut up the canvas fabric, recycled from the Fabulous 50’s Show. Melissa Plunkett painted the eyes of both cows. ~ Staff photo by Laurie Caruso

    A number of colorful cow paintings designed by local students, now being displayed in store windows around the Fayetteville square, will be auctioned off during the upcoming Slawburger Festival on Saturday, April 18. Two large collages, produced by art students from several different schools, are hanging in the windows of Dragonfly Gallery. Lilli Johnson, a 10th grade student in Jennie Roles-Walter’s art class at Fayetteville High School, was instrumental in

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  • ‘Dixie Swim Club’ staged by CHP

    Posted on April 14, 2015 at 5:45 am

    Portraying the leads in Carriage House Players’ upcoming play, “The Dixie Swim Club”, are (from left) Donna Hartman, Brandi Barnes, Nancy Rutledge, Sara Jo Pierce, and Brenda Wilkes. Set to open April 30, the production is directed by Sarah Butler and Andrea Delap.

    Carriage House Players proudly presents its second production of the year of Southern Classics, “The Dixie Swim Club.” Written by Jessie Jones, Nicholas Hope and Jamie Wooten, and directed by Sarah Butler and Andrea Delap, it follows five southern women, whose friendships began many years ago on their college swim team. These ladies set aside a long weekend every August to recharge those relationships, free from husbands, kids, and jobs.

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  • ‘Charlotte’s Web’ auditions slated April 13-14

    Posted on April 11, 2015 at 7:42 am

    Auditions for Charlotte’s Web will be April 13 and 14 at 6:30 p.m. at the Lincoln County Museum Complex. There are parts for all ages eight and up. This is a musical so you must come with a prepared song. If you have an accompanying CD or have accompanying music on a digital device, those holding auditions will be able to play it for you, or you may sing a

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