Last year’s successful Season of Entertainment at the Greenwood Performing Arts Center called for another year of great performers. Members of the Performing Arts Center Community Council (PACCC) set out to find affordable and enriching shows that the community would enjoy. Their mission to advance the role in the arts for education and community entertainment continues with the support of the Greenwood Public School Administration, Greenwood Education Foundation, Fine Arts Council of Educators (F.A.C.E), and the Greenwood Advertising & Promotion Commission.
Hawk Nelson, Saturday, October 7, 2017 at 7:00PM – This Christian group of four guys, originating from Ontario, Canada, has been awarded two Canadian GMA awards, multiple GMA Dove Award nominations as well as a JUNO nomination. CCM Magazine fans voted them as their “Favorite New Artist” in their Reader’s Choice Awards. Their songs include “Words,” “Just Getting Started,” “Thank God for Something,” “Drops in the Ocean,” “Live Like You’re Loved,” and “Sold Out.” Individual tickets go on sale Tuesday, August 8.
“GHS Presents” Beauty and the Beast, Thursday, November 16, 2017, and Saturday, November 18, 2017 at 6:30PM – This musical production is enjoyed by young and old. Beauty and the Beast is a love story between a young strange girl and a prince transformed into a beast. The Greenwood High School drama and choir departments will delight you with their performance. This is a must-see show that spotlights some of Greenwood’s most talented students. VIP tickets are available which includes Orchestra seating, photo with cast members, and pre-show reception at 5:30PM. Proceeds for this show go to support the drama and choir departments. Individual tickets go on sale Tuesday, August 22, 2017.
Mooseltoe: The Moosical, Saturday, December 9, 2017 at 7:00PM – Great entertainment for all ages. Mooseltoe, the moose with a dream, and his friends come to life in this colorful, magical, and whimsical tale as he pursues his impossible dream of becoming a reindeer. This sparkling show includes three snobby penguins, a snowman, a fat walrus, two elves, and Santa Claus himself. Costumes designed by David Leanza and Randy Carafagno (THE LION KING). Book and lyrics by Jim Semmelman and music by George Kramer. Al Roker narrates this wonderful family presentation. Individual tickets go on sale Tuesday, September 12, 2017.
Bob Smiley: Comedian, Saturday, January 20, 2018 at 7:00PM – Funny. Funny! FUNNY!!! Bob Smiley is one of the nation’s most in-demand and hilariously clean comedians. Visit BobSmiley.com. Individual tickets go on sale Tuesday, September 12, 2017.
Barrett Baber, Saturday, February 24, 2018 at 7:00PM – Arkansas-native Barrett Baber won 3rd place overall on Season 9 of NBC’s THE VOICE, has a Top 10 iTunes country album “A Room Full of Fighters,” sings “Razorback Game Day” KNWA TV theme song, and over 2 million Facebook views of “Razorback Game Day” video. Individual tickets go on sale Tuesday, November 28, 2017.
The 2017-2018 Season of Entertainment not only includes professional shows, but showcases Greenwood’s band, choir, and drama departments along with their infamous Veteran’s Day Assembly.
For more information about the Season of Entertainment $60 Package Deal, contact the Greenwood Administration building at 479-996-4142, or visit greenwood k12.com or etix.com.
Show Date/ Artist / Tickets Go On Sale
Oct. 7, 2017 Hawk Nelson Aug. 8, 2017 - $22
Nov. 10, 2017 Veteran’s Day Assembly Free
Nov. 16/18, 2017 “GHS Presents” Beauty and the Beast Oct. 10, 2017 - $5/$3
Dec. 5, 2017 “GHS Presents” Choir Concert Free
Dec. 9, 2017 Mooseltoe: The Moosical Sept. 12, 2017 - $18/$14
Dec. 12, 2017 “GHS Presents” Band Concert Free
Jan. 20, 2018 Bob Smiley: Comedian Oct. 24, 2017 - $10
Feb. 24, 2018 Barrett Baber Nov. 28, 2017 - $10
May 7, 2017 “GHS Presents” Choir Concert Free
*Season of Entertainment Package Deal- $60