April Ark-La-Tex concerts not to miss

SHREVEPORT, La. (Ark-La-Tex Weekend) - Music lovers need to take note of what’s coming to our area in April. Click on the name of the group for more information and ticket prices.

Friday, April 1

Koe Wetzel

7:00pm

He’s one of the top worldwide tours of the past two years and now it’s Bossier City’s turn for the Texas-born guitarist, singer and producer.

Location - Brookshire Grocery Arena, Bossier City

Saturday, April 2

Magic Meets the Symphony

7:30pm

Two great performances in one event! The Shreveport Symphony Orchestra performs some familiar magical tunes while members of Cirque de la Symphonie brings real magic to the stage.

Location - Riverview Theater, 600 Clyde Fant Parkway, Shreveport

Tuesday, April 5

7:30pm

William Lee Martin

The native Texan will have you busting a gut until your sides split with his brand of comedy.

Location - Whatley Center for Performing Arts, 2886 FM 1735, Mt. Pleasant, Tex

Saturday, April 9 - Sunday, April 10

Coppélia

2:30pm & 5:00pm

Go on an wonderous adventure through a magical toy workshop. It’s a ballet performance for all ages.

Location - Riverview Theater, 600 Clyde Fant Parkway, Shreveport

Sunday, April 10

Live Nation presents Tom Segura: I’m Coming Everywhere World Tour

8:00pm

He’s one of the biggest names on the Comedy circuit. Tom Segura has been on TV and film with his terrific storytelling abilities.

Location - The Strand Theatre, 619 Louisiana Ave., Shreveport

Friday, April 15

Corey Kent

8:00pm

One of Country Western’s brightest rising stars is coming to Arkansas.

Location - Magnolia Arts Center, 116 S. Washington, Ark

Saturday, April 16

Gin Blossoms

8:00pm

It’s been over a quarter of a century since the rock group blasted on to the scene. Listen to some of the best music from the 90s.

Location - The Paradise Theater, Margaritaville Resort Casino, 777 Margaritaville Way, Bossier City

Wednesday, April 20

Whiskey Myers with special guest Bones Owen

8:00pm

If you’re a fan of Yellowstone, you’ll recognize this group. The Southern rock and country group from Palestine, Texas performs twice on the Municipal stage. A 2nd show on Thursday, April 21 is sold out but resale tickets may be available.

Location - Shreveport Municipal Auditorium, 705 Elvis Presley Ave.

Thursday, April 21

South Pacific

8:00pm

Love transcends war in the famous Rodgers and Hammerstein musical production. Enjoy the memorable music from the World War II era tale.

Location - The Strand Theatre, 619 Louisiana Ave., Shreveport

April 21-23, April 29-May 1

The Marvelous Wonderettes: Dream On

Times vary depending on the day

The adventures continue for the Wonderettes but will one of them choose the allure of fame over her friends?

Location - Shreveport Little Theatre, 812 Margaret Place

Saturday, April 23

Dance His High Praise 13: A Spiritual Ballet

7:00pm

The Orchestra Dance Company from Grambling State University and Legacy Dance perform to honor the last dance of choreographer Dianne Maroney-Grigsby.

Location - The Strand Theatre, 619 Louisiana Ave., Shreveport

Masterworks IV: Dreaming Together

7:30pm

Venezuelan pianist Gabriela Martinez joins the Texarkana Symphony Orchestra for a concert of Mozart, Mendelssohn and Brahms.

Location - Perot Theatre, 221 Main St., Texarkana

Saint Saens & Schumann

7:30pm

An amazing violinst, Jennifer Frautschi, joins the symphony to highlight the works of Faure, Saint-Saens and Schumann.

Location - Riverview Theater, 600 Clyde Fant Parkway, Shreveport

No Limit Reunion Tour

7:30pm

This lineup will have the arena going crazy: Master P, Silkk The Shocker, Mystikal, Fiend, Mia X, Choppa Style, Mr. Serv On, Juvenile, Ying Yang Twins.

Location - Brookshire Grocery Arena, Bossier City

Sunday, April 24

Foreigner ‘The Greatest Hits’

8:00pm

You might get a little Hot Blooded. You won’t be Cold as Ice. You might even get Double Vision. Hear some of their Top 30 hits from their impressive history of rock ballads.

Location - Shreveport Municipal Auditorium, 705 Elvis Presley Ave.

Wednesday, April 27

One Night of Queen

8:00pm

One of the greatest Queen tribute bands come to town and they will rock you! Get ready for the showmanship and wild times that Queen concerts used to be.

Location - The Strand Theatre, 619 Louisiana Ave., Shreveport

Friday, April 29

The Bellamy Brothers

7:30pm

The country stars who have been performing for over 40 years makes a stop in the Ark-La-Tex singing their songs like “Let Your Love Flow” and “Sugar Daddy.”

Location - Whatley Center for Performing Arts, 2886 FM 1735, Mt. Pleasant, Tex

Robert Streeter

Robert Streeter

Lead content producer for the Ark-La-Tex Weekend as well as Creative Services Producer.