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Eric E. Harrison

Features Reporter/Columnist

Features reporter, columnist

Recent Stories by Eric E. Harrison

ENTERTAINMENT NOTES: Artist of Distinction violinist also plays chamber concert

posted: 03/01/2015 2:25 a.m. Discuss

Violinist Vadim Gluzman, the Arkansas Symphony's 2014-15 Richard Sheppard Arnold Artist of Distinction, will join members of the orchestra for a River Rhapsodies Series chamber concert, 7 p.m. Tuesday in the Great Hall of the Clinton Presidential Center, 1200 President Clinton Ave., Little Rock.

ENTERTAINMENT NOTES: Singers, dancers to cover hits in Live From Nashville show

posted: 03/01/2015 1 a.m. Discuss

Live From Nashville, a touring song-and-dance variety show that covers the hits that have emerged from the so-called "Music City," will be onstage at 2 p.m. today at the Arend Arts Center, 1901 S.E. J St., Bentonville.

Bistro is epicurean's delight

posted: 02/26/2015 1:56 a.m. Discuss

It has been a natural progression for Boulevard Bread Co., from a fairly small-scale bakery/deli in the Heights, to a four-outlet mini-chain with an expanded menu, to the new, full-service, full-bar restaurant that recently opened next door to the original Heights bakery/deli.

TRANSITIONS

posted: 02/26/2015 1:47 a.m. Discuss

It may be the first time this has ever happened, but Arkansas has two James Beard Foundation Restaurant and Chef Award semifinalists this year, the foundation's 25th anniversary awards:

ENTERTAINMENT NOTES

posted: 02/24/2015 1:44 a.m. Discuss

Elsewhere in entertainment and the arts: UA piano recital Pianist Annie Balabanian will give a recital at 8 p.m. Friday in Giffels Auditorium, Old Main, University of Arkansas at Fayetteville, in collaboration with the King Fahd Center for Middle East Studies.

ENTERTAINMENT NOTES: Dylan tickets on sale Friday for Memphis show in April

posted: 02/22/2015 2:10 a.m. Discuss

Tickets -- $62-$92 -- go on sale at 10 a.m. Friday for "An Evening With Bob Dylan and His Band," 8 p.m. April 30 at the Orpheum Theatre, 203 S. Main St., Memphis.

TRANSITIONS

posted: 02/19/2015 1:52 a.m. Discuss

In case you missed this in print or online last week, our crack web staff reported that Little Rock businesses sold more than a half-billion dollars' worth of prepared foods and nonalcoholic beverages in 2014, a new high sales mark.

Three organizations happily adjust to Maumelle center digs

posted: 02/17/2015 2:14 a.m. Discuss

When word came that Little Rock's Robinson Center Music Hall would close for more than two years during renovation and reconstruction, it presented a quandary for the three central Arkansas performing arts organizations that use the hall for some or all of their performances.

MUSIC REVIEW: Hoofing is heavenly in pops performance

posted: 02/15/2015 3:29 a.m. Discuss

It was heaven on the hoof Saturday night at Pulaski Academy's Connor Performing Arts Center in Little Rock, as Broadway singer-dancers Joan Hess and Kirby Ward joined the Arkansas Symphony Orchestra and Associate Conductor Geoffrey Robson for some "Dancing and Romancing."

ENTERTAINMENT NOTES: Pianist Mustonen presents concert at UA-Fayetteville

posted: 02/15/2015 2:16 a.m. Discuss

Internationally acclaimed pianist Olli Mustonen will give a recital at 8 p.m. Tuesday in the Stella Boyle Smith Concert Hall at the University of Arkansas at Fayetteville.

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