Family Friendly

Back to homepage
Family Friendly

‘Choose Love’

Theater companies create treats for children LARA JO HIGHTOWER lhightower@nwadg.com ‘Turning Red: Learning to Choose Love’ It is difficult to imagine a better model for forgiveness and compassion than Fayetteville

Family Friendly

ACO Springs In To Song

Chorale sings something for everyone LARA JO HIGHTOWER lhightower@nwadg.com For Arts Center of the Ozarks Chorale director Denice Parkhurst, a love of music includes sharing that love — so when

Family Friendly

Dancing With The Diabolo

Unique skill brings juggler to Festival of Wonder BECCA MARTIN-BROWN bmartin@nwadg.com Born into a family of acrobats in the Czech Republic, it didn’t take long before Maria Wolf realized she

Family Friendly

Magical, Marvelous, Mysterious

Festival of Wonder designed to defy expectations BECCA MARTIN-BROWN bmartin@nwadg.com Silver Dollar City calls it the Festival of Wonder, but Rex Burdette, one of the creative minds behind it, might

Family Friendly

Aca-Awesome

Youth add voices to local a cappella scene JOCELYN MURPHY jmurphy@nwadg.com What do you call the very first youth a cappella group in Springdale? AcaPeeps, according to the Springdale students

Family Friendly

Trike Takes Flight

‘Balloonacy’ helps lift little learners LARA JO HIGHTOWER lhightower@nwadg.com When Trike Theatre presents “Balloonacy” as part of its Little Trike Series, the story will be told through physicality, not words.

Family Friendly

Take A (Spring) Break

Daytrips let families get away from it all LARA JO HIGHTOWER lhightower@nwadg.com Not everyone can pick up and go to the beach for spring break — but if you can

Family Friendly

A Spellbinding Soiree

Wizardry comes home to Fayetteville JOCELYN MURPHY jmurphy@nwadg.com Witches and wizards, Potterheads and Tolkienists, even elves, dwarfs and Muggles — no matter what fandom you belong to or the fantasy

Family Friendly

‘Interactive, Educational, Fun’

WonderWorks promises ‘indoor amusement park for the mind’ BECCA MARTIN-BROWN bmartin@nwadg.com It’s no surprise when a company spokeswoman sings the praises of a new Branson attraction. “We always say ‘fun

Family Friendly

Ride On!

Tiny theatergoers take Trike to new experiences BECCA MARTIN-BROWN bmartin@nwadg.com World premieres and plays in their infancy don’t happen on just the adult stages of Northwest Arkansas. “Hurry Up …