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TUPELO

Tupelo Community Theatre play opens
– Whodunit? That’s for the audience to find out when Tupelo Community Theatre presents Agatha Christie’s murder mystery “And Then There Were None.” Jennifer Cummings, above, stars as Emily Brent in the play. Shows are 7:30 p.m. Thursday through Saturday and 2 p.m. Saturday. Tickets are $15/adults, $6 students. For more information, call (662) 844-1935.

Reception scheduled for student artwork exhibit
– Everyone’s invited to a reception from 4 to 6 p.m. today at GumTree Museum of Art.

Sponsored by the Daily Journal, the reception honors the Tupelo Public School District students who contributed to “Shared Treasures,” an exhibit on display until Saturday.

For more, call (662) 844-2787.

Film series focuses on furniture factory
– The Independent Film Series will feature “With These Hands: The Story of an American Furniture Factory.”

The screening will be at 6:30 p.m. today at Link Centre’s Black Box Theatre. Tickets are $5, and they include popcorn and a drink. Call (662) 690-4011 or 841-6521.

Tupelo Ballet will present ‘Snow White’
– Tupelo Ballet will present “Snow White and Friends” at 2 p.m. Saturday at Tupelo Civic Auditorium.

Tickets are $20/adults, $15/seniors and $10/students. Call (662) 844-1928.

There will be a Snow White Tea Party from 10:30 to 11:30 a.m. Saturday at Tupelo Middle School cafeteria.

Children from 3 years old to second grade are invited to dress up in “princess attire” and meet the cast of the ballet. Tickets are $10 at the door.

STARKVILLE

Ragtime festival will return to MSU on Friday
– The Charles Templeton Ragtime Jazz Festival will run Friday and Saturday at Mississippi State University.

Tickets range from $50/all events, $30/Friday, $30/Saturday and $10/each concert. Call (662) 325-2559, or check library.msstate.edu/ragtime/festival/index/html.

OXFORD

Book conferences includes lectures, receptions, more
– The Oxford Conference for the Book will run today until Saturday at the University of Mississippi.

The free event will include lectures, receptions and more. Call (662) 915-7439 or visit www.oxfordconferenceforthebook.com.

 

Daily Journal reports