Best Bets February 23, 2012

By NEMS Daily Journal

Tupelo

TCT brings award-winning show
to Lyric before going to competition
Tupelo Community Theatre’s production of the comedy “God of Carnage” won big at the Mississippi Theatre Association Community Theatre Convention and Festival in Gulfport in January.
TCT is showing off with a performance of “God of Carnage” tonight at the Lyric. Doors open at 6:45 p.m. with the show following at 7:30. Tickets are $25 and include the show, drinks, heavy hors d’oeuvres and a talk-back session with cast and crew.
The play contains adult language.
TCT will take the production to Chattanooga for the Southeastern Theatre Conference in March.
Call (662) 844-1935 for more.

Laughter, imagination flow freely
at Tupelo High School’s ‘Improv!’
An improv comedy club at Tupelo High School is bringing the laughs to the stage.
The students will present “Improv!” at 7:30 p.m. Friday and Saturday at the small auditorium on campus.
Tickets are $5.
Get more information by calling (662) 840-1841.

Jason Aldean, Luke Bryan
to perform at BancorpSouth Arena
Jason Aldean is bringing his “My Kinda Party” Tour to Tupelo on Saturday.
Luke Bryan opens the show, which starts at 7:30 p.m. at the BancorpSouth Arena.
It’s sold out.
For more, visit bcsarena.com.

OXFORD
‘Monty Python’s Spamalot’ comes
to Ford Center this weekend
The musical comedy “Monty Python’s Spamalot,” winner of the 2005 Tony Award for Best Musical, is coming to Oxford.
The performance is at 7 p.m. Saturday at the Ford Center.
Tickets are $45/box seat tier 1, $43/box seat tier 2 or orchestra, $37/mezzanine and $33/balcony.
Visit fordcenter.org or call (662) 915-2787 for more.

Tyler Bryant celebrates birthday
with concert at Proud Larry’s
Rock ‘n’ roller Tyler Bryant is celebrating his 21st birthday with a show at Proud Larry’s with his band, the Shakedown.
It’s a free show and it starts at 9 p.m. Monday.
Visit proudlarrys.com for more info.
Daily Journal reports