Stephanie, Paolo & Friends Present: Piano Concert with Bass & Drums @ Dixie Center for the Arts
Mar 1 @ 7:00 pm

Stephanie Trick and Paolo Alderighi, two world renown pianists, return with their virtuoso piano stylings that will include Ed Wise on bass and Hal Smith on drums for some excellent double trio performances of traditional jazz and other standards!

                        Sponsored by David Hedgepeth Interiors & The Marbury Companies

—In Memory Of William Ardis Marbury, Jr. And Virginia Lomax Marbury—

Loren & Mark Present: Classical Guitar & Song @ Dixie Center for the Arts
Apr 24 @ 7:00 pm

Loren and Mark are classically trained guitarists accomplished in the Chet Atkins style of playing. Come spend the evening singing along with us!

Sponsored by Randy Graham & Joe Newton of The Lincoln Agency, LLC

Thank you Brandon Sutherland, Sales Manager for the Hampton Inn of Ruston, for providing accommodations for our out-of-town performers.

“The Shreveport Regional Wind Ensemble” with Denene Stringfellow & Jane Givens @ Dixie Center for the Arts
Sep 11 @ 7:00 pm


Sponsored by Annette & Johnny Maxwell

Denene and Jane will sing big band and oldies numbers with 20 professional musicians on stage as backup.


“The Life & Music of Chet Atkins” by Dr. Richard Hood @ Dixie Center for the Arts
Oct 23 @ 7:00 pm

Sponsored by Gap Farms Travel Center and Port Au Prince Steak & Catfish Restaurant

Dr. Hood performs the story of the life and times of his personal friendship with Chet Atkins and plays some of his music.


“The National WWII Museum’s Victory Belles” @ Dixie Center for the Arts
Nov 13 @ 7:00 pm

Sponsored by Patricia Wills, The Children’s Shoppe

The Victory Belles are a delightful vocal trio performing the music of the 1940s, serenading audiences at The National WWII Museum and across the globe. The music of the 1940s brought hope and joy to our GIs and those on the Home Front alike—and the Victory Belles keep that tradition alive in rich, three-part harmony. Their repertoire includes all the treasured gems of the WWII era plus patriotic classics including a musical salute to each branch of the US armed forces.

Rod Allen Payne & Kim Hill Dewitt “The Music of Patsy Cline” @ Dixie Center for the Arts
Mar 7 @ 7:00 pm

Sponsored by Kilpatrick Funeral Homes – Pam Lavender

Rod and Kim have entertained together for over 30 years and do a great job with Patsy Cline music.

“Lisa Spann & Company” @ Dixie Center for the Arts
Apr 25 @ 7:00 pm

Sponsored by Randy Graham & Joe Newton of The Lincoln Agency, LLC

Lisa and her Band will do a variety of music from years gone by including blues and ballads.