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Filmmaker Tells Story Of War

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Ken Burns’ new documentary of the Vietnam War utilizes a decade of research and provides perspective from all sides of the conflict.

  The Fayetteville Public Library, in collaboration with AETN, will offer a free sneak peak screening of Ken Burns’ new documentary, “The Vietnam War,” at 2 p.m. Saturday. “We’ll be showing a 40- to 45-minute screening of one episode, and then we’ll have a panel to discuss those themes from the episode,” says Heather Robideaux,…

8 Days A Week

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“Fun Home” — Based on the autobiographical graphic novel by Alison Bechdel, 7:30 p.m. Wednesday through Saturday; 2 p.m. Sunday, TheatreSquared at the Nadine Baum Studios in Fayetteville. Final weekend. $17-$48. 443-5600.

THURSDAY (9/14) Afterschool Movies — 4 p.m., Bentonville Public Library. Free. Sunset Kayak Tour — With recreational kayaks, paddles and lifejackets provided, 5:30 p.m., Hobbs State Park near Rogers. $6-$12. Register at 789-5000. Author Talk — With Romalyn Tilghman, author of “To the Stars Through Difficulties,” 6 p.m., Fayetteville Public Library. Books will be…


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Corey Smith — Georgia singer, songwriter and guitarist Corey Smith returns to Northwest Arkansas with a show at George’s Majestic Lounge in Fayetteville at 9:30 p.m. on Friday. The country musician has developed a writing style that steers clear of the genre tropes of trucks and backroad bonfire parties and points instead toward a more natural view of what it is to be country in the 21st century. Guest Noah Guthrie joins Smith. $20.

Today (9/14) Jamie Wolfe — 6 p.m., After 5 Bar, Rogers. Roby Pantall Jazz Duo — 6 p.m., Crystal Bridges, Bentonville. Randall Shreve — Dickson Street Pub, Fayetteville. Eoto — 9 p.m., George’s Majestic Lounge, Fayetteville. $20. The Wild Feathers — JJ’s Beer Garden and Brewing, Fayetteville. Jeff Kearney — Kingfish, Fayetteville. Fetts Folly — Mojo’s…

Do The Time Warp Again

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Iconic meets innovative in APT’s ‘Rocky Horror’ BECCA MARTIN-BROWN NWA Democrat-Gazette It was 16 years ago when Ed McClure directed a bare-bones version of “The Rocky Horror Show” for Ozark StageWorks. It had prerecorded music, a red and black set with borrowed restaurant chairs, slimy body parts in jars — and a cast of actors…