by Robert Bell
"The Year of the Women" is a panel discussion about the results of a new nonpartisan academic poll conducted by the Clinton School and the Diane D. Blair Center of Southern Politics and Society at the University of Arkansas, Clinton School, noon, free.
For an evening of Eastern acrobatics, check out the Golden Dragon Acrobats' show "Cirque Ziva" at Woodlands Auditorium in Hot Springs Village, 7:30 p.m., $25.
Juanita's has your Wednesday night blues needs covered, with blues guitar virtuoso Eric Gales, with openers Steve Hester and Deja VooDoo, 9 p.m., $13 adv., $15 day of.
Blues-jam shredmeisters Joey Farr & The Fuggins Wheat Band play an 18-and-older show at Stickyz, 8:30 p.m., $4.
This is the last week to see the Arkansas Repertory Theatre's "Gee's Bend," 7 p.m. Wednesday-Thursday, 8 p.m. Friday-Saturday and at 2 p.m. and 7 p.m. Sunday, $25-$40.