News Release

Lift your holiday spirits at the Arkansas Arts Center Children’s Theatre, compliments of Arkansas Blue Cross and Blue Shield; free tickets available at ArkansasBlue


Kristy Fleming @ 501-378-5869

Little Rock, Ark. (November 27, 2012) — Arkansas Blue Cross and Blue Shield is hosting a special showing of “City Mouse, Country Mouse, Christmas House” at 4 p.m. on Sunday, December 2 at the Arkansas Arts Center Children’s Theatre. BlueAnn Ewe, Arkansas Blue Cross’ health ambassador (a six-foot tall blue sheep character/mascot) will be greeting theater- goers and distributing free coloring books to the kids.

Stop by ArkansasBlue, located in the Shackleford Crossings shopping center, to pick up your free play tickets (while supplies last) to redeem Sunday, December 2. Quantities are limited.

“We are excited to be a corporate sponsor of the Arkansas Arts Center, and this special showing” said Sara Harris, ArkansasBlue team lead. “It is a great opportunity for families to spend the afternoon together. At ArkansasBlue, we like to promote family-fun activities. We want to encourage central Arkansans to stop by and meet us and get the most of the holiday season.Giving back to the communities we serve is part of Arkansas Blue Cross’ mission.”

Founded in 1948, Arkansas Blue Cross and Blue Shield, an Independent Licensee of the Blue Cross and Blue Shield Association, is the largest health insurer in Arkansas. Arkansas Blue Cross and its affiliates have more than 2,800 employees. If combined, the 38 independent, locally operated Blue Cross and Blue Shield Plans collectively provide health care coverage for 100 million — nearly one in three — Americans.

— 30 —