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Little Rock Fashion Week DVD screening free to public

Little Rock Fashion Week DVD screening free to public

On Friday, December 9 at 7 pm, the Little Rock Fashion Week staff will hold a free public screening of the "Little Rock Fashion Week III" (2011) DVD at The Salon Professional Academy, located 4619 JFK Blvd. in North Little Rock.

Attendees can watch the LRFW 2011 Posh Expression and Young & Fabulous Fashion Experience shows with writer and executive producer Brandon D. Campbell, LRFW staff, hairstylists, make-up artists, fashion designers and models before its Sunday, December 11 exclusive sell release date at LittleRockFashionWeek.com. Food will be provided.

"Little Rock Fashion Week III" 2-disk DVD set features other LRFW 2011 events and special behind the scene footage. Taped this past July in downtown Little Rock, the 2-disk set stars celebrity host Peter Bailey, of NBC Nitecap; Ashley Blackstone, of KTHV; BJ Steed, also of KTHV; and Miss Arkansas International Renee Stone.

‘AETN Presents’ features Celtic Thunder’s Keith Harkin solo performance

‘AETN Presents’ features Celtic Thunder’s Keith Harkin solo performance

 

“AETN Presents: On the Front Row With Keith Harkin” will air on the Arkansas Educational Television Network (AETN) Friday, Nov. 25, at 6:30 p.m.

“AETN Presents: On the Front Row” is part of AETN Arts Fridays, featuring world class arts and culture programming and locally produced series.

Keith Harkin, a vocalist with Celtic Thunder, comes from County Derry in Northern Ireland, where he started performing for the public at age four, wowing audiences with his beautiful voice and musical talent. Now at 24, Harkin has played to audiences across Europe and North America. He is also an accomplished songwriter and guitarist and has opened concerts for acts such as John Martyn, The Undertones and David Kitt and has recently started his own record label, Busty Music.

“Keith is the blond, scruffy member of the band,” AETN Director of Production Carole Adornetto said.

Little Rock Fashion Week accepting 2012 sponsors

Little Rock Fashion Week accepting 2012 sponsors

Get your business's brand seen by hundreds of thousands or possibly a million people from around the world. Little Rock Fashion Week (LRFW) is now registering companies as official sponsors for  the fourth annual Little Rock Fashion Week, scheduled for July 16-21, 2012.

Since being founded by Brandon D. Campbell in 2009, LRFW has been a great marketing tool for major corporations; such as Savers, Dillard's, Staples, Sephora, and Lifetime Television, just to name a few. LRFW is proud to announce that The Salon Professional Academy (TSPA), the nation's leading beauty school, is the official hair salon sponsor of LRFW 2012. It will be TSPA's second year participating at LRFW.

China Wind: The ECNU Exhibit to open in AETN atrium Nov. 14

China Wind: The ECNU Exhibit to open in AETN atrium Nov. 14

 

The Arkansas Educational Television Network (AETN) in partnership with the University of Central Arkansas Confucius Institute will open China Wind: The ECNU Exhibit in the AETN atrium Monday, Nov. 14.

China Wind is an exhibition of 43 pieces of traditional and contemporary artwork by the faculty and students from the East China Normal University in Shanghai, China. A public reception marking the opening of the exhibit will be held Nov. 14 from 4-6 p.m. Featured artists will be on hand to discuss their work.

Admission is free, and the exhibition will remain on view through Friday, Dec. 30. Operating hours are Monday through Friday from 8 a.m. to 4:30 p.m. AETN is located at 350 South Donaghey Avenue in Conway.

The UCA Confucius Institute for Arkansas was established in 2007. It is the 24th Confucius Institute created within the United States and one of only 200 worldwide.

AETN, KUAR host Community Cinema, free screening of ‘We Still Live Here'

The Arkansas Educational Television Network (AETN) and UALR Public Radio/KUAR FM 89.1 invite the public to a free screening of “We Still Live Here” as part of Community Cinema Monday, Nov. 14, at 6 p.m. at Roosevelt Thompson Library in Little Rock.

“We Still Live Here” tells the remarkable story of the recent cultural and linguistic revival of the Wampanoag tribe of southeastern Massachusetts. Spurred on by their celebrated linguist Jessie Little Doe Baird, the Wampanoag of Cape Code and Martha’s Vineyard are reviving their language more than a century after the last native speaker died. Through the help of a linguistic research fellowship at MIT and the Wampanoag community, Baird achieved something that had never been done before – bringing an American Indian language back to life after many generations without native speakers.

Kevin Kerby + Battery performance to air Nov. 11 as part of AETN Arts Fridays

Kevin Kerby + Battery performance to air Nov. 11 as part of AETN Arts Fridays

 

“AETN Presents: On the Front Row With Kevin Kerby + Battery” will premiere on the Arkansas Educational Television Network (AETN) Friday, Nov. 11, at 6:30 p.m.

“AETN Presents: On the Front Row” is part of AETN Arts Fridays, featuring world class arts and culture programming and locally produced series.

Kevin Kerby + Battery features entertaining, energetic rock ‘n’ roll and the honest songwriting style of lead singer, Kevin Kerby. The band often helps bridge the gap between themselves and the audience with their witty banter and humble demeanor.

AETN to host Portfolio Day 2011

AETN to host Portfolio Day 2011

 

The Arkansas Educational Television Network (AETN), in partnership with the Arkansas Arts Educators, will host Portfolio Day 2011 Saturday, Nov. 19, from 9:30 a.m. to 3 p.m. at the network headquarters, 350 South Donaghey Avenue, Conway. The event is designed for high school students interested in pursuing a post-secondary education in an art-related degree program.

Representatives of colleges and universities throughout the region will be on hand to review students’ portfolios and discuss programs and scholarship opportunities.