For quality, affordability, fun and professional live entertainment close to home one only needs to visit The Ritz Civic Center on Main Street in Blytheville throughout the Arts Council of Mississippi County’s 2018-2019 Series.
Bits N Pieces Puppet World returns with THE THREE BILLY GOATS GRUFF on Friday, April 19, 2019 at 6:30 PM. The entire family will enjoy the Bits ‘N Piece puppet troupe as they present the Norwegian folk tale “The Three Billy Goats Gruff” utilizing 9 feet tall Giant Body Puppets, Marionettes, Hand Puppets and Shadow Puppets. Add in special music, lighting, sound effects and video graphics, and this tale comes to life! It’s a delightful experience for all ages and perfect for families to enjoy together. .
The 2018-2019 Series programs represent a great family entertainment value. A Series Patron Ticket holder will receive a personalized ticket for each of the six shows for only $125.00. Advance tickets are $20, $25 at the door for adults. Children twelve (12) and under are admitted free with an adult for any Series event. Also, four of the scheduled programs will offer daytime student presentations at no cost to the students or their schools. These will impact over 3200 students from nearby schools, and are made possible by the support of Patrons and Corporate Sponsors. Because of the support of Patrons and Corporate Sponsors, we are able to provide these quality shows at an excellent price and welcome others to join us to help continue presenting outstanding professional performances in our community. .
For additional information about any of these events contact The Arts Council of Mississippi County at The Ritz Civic Center, 306 W. Main in Blytheville. Call 870-762-1744, or visit the website www.artsmissco.org. At the website you will also find information about how to become a Patron or Corporate Sponsor and support presenting these quality programs for the students and residents of our area.