Best Bets February 28, 2013

By NEMS Daily Journal


Is the superhero “Kane” real? Find out in West Point filmmaker Michael Williams’ new short movie, “Kane.”
“Kane” was shot in West Point and Tupelo and stars Glenn Payne, Casey Dillard and Cameron Spann, pictured, as the villain Abel.
The superhero drama will be screened at 7 p.m. March 7 at the Ritz in West Point, along with several other short films produced by West Point youths.
Tickets are $7.
Call (662) 275-3285 for more and learn more about the movie at


TCT hosts encore ‘Spelling Bee’

Tupelo Community Theatre’s award-winning production of “The 25th Annual Putnam County Spelling Bee” is about to head to regional competition, but you have one more chance to see it in Tupelo.
The musical comedy takes the stage tonight in the Link Centre Concert Hall. Food and drinks will be available at 6:30 p.m., followed by the show at 7:30 p.m. The cast and crew will perform an hour-long cabaret-style music after the show.
Tickets are $30 and include the performances, food and first drink.
Call (662) 844-1935 for more.

Rascal Flatts take stage at BancorpSouth Arena

Country chart-topper Rascal Flatts will bring its “Changed” tour to Tupelo.
The band performs at the BancorpSouth Arena at 7:30 p.m. Saturday, with The Band Perry opening.
Tickets are $59.75 and $29.75 plus fees.
For more, check or call (662) 841-6528.

Dulcimers to provide free show on Saturday

The North Mississippi Dulcimer Association presents its monthly free concert at 10 a.m. Saturday.
The show will take place at the Natchez Trace Visitor Center near Tupelo.
The group performs old favorites, bluegrass songs and gospel music on the dulcimer.
Call (662) 680-4027 for more.


CT-A presents steam punk ‘Wizard of Oz’ this weekend

A non-musical, steam punk, student version of “The Wizard of Oz” will come to life at the Crossroads Arena in Corinth on Saturday.
Presented by Corinth Theatre-Arts, the play begins at 7:30 p.m.
Tickets are $12/adults, $6/students.
Call (662) 287-2995 for more.

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