LITTLE ROCK, Ark. (KTHV) -- Here are some fun weekend ideas for everyone.
Henry V at Arkansas Repertory Theatre, Wed., Sept 5-23
The Rep's 2012-2013 season opens with a classic: Shakespeare's famous history play about a young king who tests the boundaries of war. Entry for this evening's performance is pay what you can, and includes a preshow director talk at 6:15 p.m. with The Rep's Producing Artistic Director Bob Hupp.
Henry V runs through Sept. 23.
Appropriate for ages 10 and up.
Fashion's Night Out at Park Plaza Mall, Thu., Sept. 6, 6-9 p.m.
Fashion's Night Out is a global initiative that celebrates fashion around the world, with celebrations held simultaneously in New York, Los Angeles and Chicago.
Little Rock shoppers can indulge in one-night-only specials at select stores, a fashion show, the chance to score fantastic prizes and much more. The evening starts with an interactive Beauty Expo throughout the mall. Shoppers will enjoy free consultations, demonstrations, samples and more from the pros.
Dillard's corporate buyers and designers will present "How Trends Influence the Products You See in Stores" at 6 p.m. Indigo will give shoppers tips on finding denim for your body type at 6 p.m.
The night's agenda also includes a fall fashion show, sponsored by Broadway Performance Productions, at 7:30 p.m. in the 2nd Level East.
Plus, Park Plaza is proud to support Pulaski County's CASA's "Special Invitation Prom" which provides dresses to area teens who could not otherwise afford to attend their prom. During Fashion's Night Out, shoppers are encouraged to sponsor a local student, which will allow her to have a special shopping day at Dillard's to purchase a new prom dress. Donations of new and gently-worn prom dresses will also be gratefully accepted.
Gallery of Hope Art Auction at Arkansas Governor's Mansion, Fri., Sept 7, 6-8:30 p.m.
Herren and Susan Hickingbotham host this art auction benefiting the American Childhood Cancer Organization of Arkansas.
The event features fine art pieces and jewelry donated by local artists, alongside artworks created by young cancer patients from Arkansas Children's Hospital.
Ticket prices include entry to the live and silent auction, cocktails, hors d'oeuvres and live music.
Price: $50, VIP table $1,000