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'Tis the Season

Still Quiet In The Park

Silver Dollar City awaits right time to reopen BECCA MARTIN-BROWN bmartin@nwadg.com This should be a festive weekend at Silver Dollar City — the beginning of the theme park’s Diamond Jubilee

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Can’t Contain Creativity

Museum maintains arts engagement JOCELYN MURPHY jmurphy@nwadg.com “In some ways, we’ve been preparing for this since the inception of Crystal Bridges,” Beth Bobbitt shares. Bobbitt is the public relations director

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Silver Dollar citizens eager to celebrate 60

Silver Dollar City shouldn’t be quiet now. It’s spring break season, and the Branson, Mo., theme park should be filled with the laughter of happy parents and the shrieks of

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It’s A Wonder!

New Branson fun spot filled with ‘edutainment’ BECCA MARTIN-BROWN bmartin@nwadg.com “You’re not going to believe how much fun it is! The team is so innovative, so creative, it’s amazing.” Of

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All Aboard!

Showboat sets sail for 25th anniversary season BECCA MARTIN-BROWN bmartin@nwadg.com The Showboat Branson Belle turns 25 this year, but if you ask Capt. James Plybon, he’ll tell you that’s the

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Fort Smith Little Theatre finds formula for success

One cannot simply walk in off the street and direct a show at Fort Smith Little Theatre. The community company, marking its 73rd season this year, has a formula that

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Branson alight with all kinds of trees

LYNN BERRY Special to The Free Weekly “Who doesn’t love Christmas trees?” asks Ann McDowell with a laugh. As executive director of the Branson Christmas Coalition, McDowell is in charge

'Tis the Season

‘Tis The Season

Ongoing “A Christmas Carol” — A TheatreSquared original by Amy Herzberg & Bob Ford, through Dec. 27, TheatreSquared in Fayetteville. $18-$29. 777-7477. Art for the Holidays — Including works by

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‘Nutcrackers’ and Winter Break Wonders bring joy to holidays

BECCA MARTIN-BROWN bmartin@nwadg.com Ongoing The Rink at Lawrence Plaza — 5-7 p.m. Monday-Thursday; 5-9 p.m. Friday; noon-9 p.m. Saturday; 2-4 p.m. Sunday, through Jan. 20, 214 N.E. A St. in

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Micah’s House seeks help to deliver hope, healing

BECCA MARTIN-BROWN bmartin@nwadg.com “We’re not bad or ‘troubled.’ We just need people to show us how this all works. Like, I didn’t know where to go to get my license