Elsewhere in entertainment and the arts:
Ehron VonAllen, born and raised in the Walnut Ridge/Pocahontas area, combines choreography, theatricality and special effects with his electronic/synth music for a "homecoming" show, what he calls the prototype for his forthcoming American and European tour, in a dinner-theater setting, 7:30 p.m. Saturday at the Studio for the Arts' Imperial Dinner Theatre, 1401 Arkansas 304 E., Pocahontas. Dinner starts at 6:30. The concert is considered appropriate for all ages and is being filmed for a planned DVD/Blu-ray release later this year. Dinner/show tickets are $30 (which also includes a CD), $15 for standing room (first two rows), $12 for students with ID. Proceeds benefit the theater. Call (870) 892-0030 or visit yapsody.com (put "Ehron" in the search bar).
Arts and the Park
The Hot Springs Area Cultural Alliance, a nonprofit made up of area artists, gallery owners, arts organizations and arts supporters, will hold "Arts and the Park: Year Zero" Saturday and Sunday at various downtown Hot Springs venues.
Saturday's lineup will include 9 a.m.-4 p.m. studio tours (a list is available at hotspringsarts.org) and a 5-6:30 p.m. gallery walk in downtown galleries.
From 1 to 3:30 p.m. Sunday, local artists will execute "Plein aire" painting at the Farmers Market and Greenway, 121 Orange St.
A Hot Springs Arts Advisory Committee docent will lead a 2:30 p.m. walking tour of the outdoor sculptures along the greenway, starting at the pavilion.
Call (501) 545-6960 or email firstname.lastname@example.org.
Byron Taylor has 42 watercolors on display in a solo show through June 15 at River City Coffee, 2913 Kavanaugh Blvd., Little Rock. The shop will hold a reception, 6-9 p.m. Friday with wine, coffee, tea, soft drinks and ice cream. Rena Wren will perform.
Store hours are 6 a.m.-9 p.m. Monday-Friday, 7 a.m.- 9 p.m. Saturday-Sunday. Call (501) 661-1496.
Fashion show benefit
The Promenade at Chenal, in the 17000 block of Chenal Parkway, will host the 2014 Ladies Night Out event, including the first Charity Fashion Show, 6 p.m. today. The first 100 women will receive "shopper swag bags" with coupons and beauty and home product samples. There will be a raffle to benefit Ronald McDonald House Charities of Arkansas ($10 donation, $5 for every additional entry), hors d'oeuvres and a cocktail hour.
Call (501) 821-5552.
Bounty for survivors
Community Theater of Little Rock will continue to donate to the American Red Cross for tornado relief a portion of the proceeds from 7:30 p.m. Friday-Saturday performances of Horton Foote's The Trip to Bountiful at the North Little Rock High School Freshman Campus Mini-Auditorium, 2400 Lakewood Road, North Little Rock.
Author Ray Hanley will discuss and sign copies of his newest book, Camp Robinson and the Military on the North Shore, at 2 p.m. Sunday at the MacArthur Museum of Arkansas Military History, 503 E. Ninth St., Little Rock. Admission is free.
Call (501) 376-4602.
Weekend on 05/15/2014
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