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2017 at Arts Center of the Ozarks

Annual 5×5 Art Exhibition and Soiree

An ACO tradition since 2002.  ACO’s most “fun” fundraiser featuring art by over 200 artists, all 5″x5″ in size and with bids starting at $25.  This is our 15th year celebrating local artists and will end with a soiree and auction on Thursday, October 26,...

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Sense & Sensibility

Experience the classic Jane Austen tale reimagined for the stage.
Public Performances: October 13, 14, 15, 20, 21, & 22

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This Halloween the Northwest Arkansas Audio Theater will present Mary Shelly's 1818 classic "Frankenstein" like you've never seen it before. This creature feature comes to life with the help of actors in a 1940's old-time-radio studio, musicians, singers, sound...

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Vagabond by Triciclo Rojo

Through contemporary dance and clowning, three characters lead the audience on a magical journey in search of happiness. On their journey, they find a dandelion, fix an old lighthouse, and learn valuable lessons and values along the way. Presented by ACO in...

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Celebración del Día de los Muertos

  The Northwest Arkansas community is invited to celebrate Dia de los Muertos in Downtown Spingdale. Through arts, music and ritual Dia de los Muertos honors our ancestors and celebrates today's community.  The Day of the Dead Celebration is a true community...

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Pop-Up Latin American Ensemble

November 9th, 2017 at 7:30 The Latin American Ensemble from the University of Arkansas explores the richness and diversity of the music of Latin America and the Caribbean. The ensemble’s repertoire encompasses a wide range of styles, from old traditional forms such as...

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Main Street Music Night: Bayard Blain

This event is FREE thanks to our sponsors Cameron Johnson Music & The Goddess Girls.  Join us as the Lower Gallery is transformed into a cabaret-style lounge filled with music, drinks, and good company.  These musical nights are designed to engage the...

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Beauty and the Beast Jr.

Directed by Mark Lanson Smith and produced by Arts Live Theatre Belle, a headstrong young woman, finds herself in trapped in the castle of the Beast, a young prince trapped under the spell of an enchantress. Watch as Belle, Beast, and the enchanted servants, all...

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The Polar Bears Go Up

November 20 & 21 The Polar Bears are moving up in the world. They’ve lost their balloon, and they need to get it back. These two lovable Polar Bears are intrepid explorers, famous for their wild expeditions. This time they’ll be climbing trees, jumping on clouds...

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Breakfast with Santa

Join Santa and Mrs. Claus at the Arts Center of the Ozarks on December 2nd. Kids of all ages are invited to eat a scrumptious breakfast, make holiday crafts, and get their picture taken with Santa. Tickets are $15 for children participating in all activities and $10...

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ACO Chorale Holiday Concert

The ACO Chorale provides a musical outlet for community members in a choral setting. The Chorale allows its members to learn and enhance their musical skill, while providing quality musical entertainment to the citizens of our community. The Chorale seeks to enhance...

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