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Classic Movies at the Alhambra: National Lampoon’s Vacation

Rated R | $5 Admission

Accompanied by their children (Dana Barron, Anthony Michael Hall), Clark Griswold (Chevy Chase) and his wife, Ellen (Beverly D’Angelo), are driving from Illinois to a California amusement park. As Clark increasingly fixates on a beautiful woman driving a sports car, the Griswolds deal with car problems and the death of a family member. They reach Los Angeles, but, when Clark worries that the trip is being derailed again, he acts impulsively to get his family to the park.

Kentucky Shakespeare Residency: Romeo and Juliet – smARTs at the Alhambra

The residency event will be presented in each Christian County High School. Event time is subject to change.

Staging Shakespeare – This signature workshop introduces elements of Shakespeare and drama while practicing teamwork and problem solving. Students work through the rehearsal process using Shakespeare’s text to create their own uniquely staged, student-driven performance piece. Students will follow the history of acting while learning the fundamentals of the craft through group improvisational exercises led by an artist educator. They will explore acting tools and techniques from rehearsal to performance.

Struggle For Freedom: The Life of Dr. King – smARTs at the Alhambra

One of Black History’s most influential Civil Rights Leaders, the life and story of Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr. is one of both triumph and tragedy. Learn how Dr. King came to be such an influential leader in this dramatic show.

Contact Molly Campbell [email protected] to reserve seats at this school day event.

Showings Available at 9:30 AM & 12:00 PM

Recommended for Grades 3 – Adult

Missoula Children’s Theatre Presents: The Emperor’s New Clothes

“Dress for success” is good advice that the Emperor takes whole-heartedly, wanting to impress new friends. But where to stop? When the clothes (and other people’s opinions) become more important than the people of the kingdom, trouble brews.

Show time is subject to change.

Missoula Children’s Theatre Auditions for The Emperor’s New – smARTs at the Alhambra

Auditions January 13, 2020 4:00 pm @ Indian Hills Elementary School.

The residency week is open to all students in all area school district. Continuing the tradition, actors come prepared with costumes, sets, and scripts. All they need is the cast!

Midday at the Gallery Program – Movie Making with Wayne Goolsby

Join the Hopkinsville Art Guild for Midday at the Gallery! This month everyone is invited to enjoy an entertaining few minutes learning about Movie Making with Wayne Goolsby.  Wayne is a well known local educator who is involved in many aspects of our community including S.K.I.T, Literacy Council, and Museums of Historic Hopkinsville-Christian County. The public is invited to this free program and a light lunch will be provided.

Pennyrile Area Community Band Christmas Concert

Join your friends on December 3rd to kick off the Christmas season with a concert! The Pennyrile Area Community Band will have a program full of your favorite holiday tunes to get you in the spirit. Bring the family! FREE admission. Donations will be accepted.

Tuesday at the Town Clock

The Museums of Historic Hopkinsville-Christian County and the Hopkinsville Fire Department present Tuesdays at the Town Clock. This monthly story hour at the Woody Winfree Fire-Transportation Museum will be held the first Tuesday of each month. Local firefighters will read a story and introduce kids to some of the equipment in the museum.

Local Author Book Signing with Wendy Westerfield

Join your friends at Chick-fil-A for a local author book signing! Wendy Westerfield will be signing her second book in the Adventures with Piggy Series. This newly published children’s book is about Having Courage and Overcoming Fear. She will also have her first book available. This book is great for Birthdays, Christmas, Valentines, Baby Gifts!