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Afrique Aya Concert
Published: November 01 2016

The Arkansas State University-Beebe Lecture-Concert Series, sponsored

by Centennial Bank, has announced Afrique Aya concert to be held Thursday, Nov.

10 at 7:30 p.m. at the Owen Center Auditorium.


Afrique Aya is a group of dancers and drummers dedicated to

enjoying and sharing the music and culture of West Africa. Inspired by rhythms

and rituals from Cote d’Ivoire (Ivory Coast), Afrique Aya celebrates the

synergy of nature, spirit, movement, and percussion.


Seating for the concert is on a first-come basis. The theater will

open 30 minutes prior to curtain call. Tickets will be on sale one hour before

show time at the door.


Ticket prices are $10 for general admission and $5 for seniors,

students, military and educators.


The Owen Center Auditorium is located at 910 Pecan Street in

Beebe. For more information, contact Nate Pyle, director of Community Relations

at (501) 882-8829, or email napyle@asub.edu, or visit the ASU-Beebe website


at www.asub.edu.


State University-Beebe is an operationally separate, two-year institution

of the Arkansas State University System.  With campuses located in

Beebe, Heber Springs, Searcy, the Little Rock Air Force Base, and

online, the university offers associate degrees, certificates, and

non-credit training for business and industry.  The Beebe campus

also collaborates with Arkansas State, a four-year university in

Jonesboro, to offer baccalaureate and graduate degrees on the Beebe campus. ASU-Beebe

is nationally recognized by the Aspen Institute for student success rates.