News Release

Free family fun, compliments of Arkansas Blue Cross and Blue Shield


Kristy Fleming @ 501-378-5869

The Princess and the Pea at Arkansas Arts Center Children’s Theatre; tickets available at ArkansasBlue

LITTLE ROCK, Ark. (January 24, 2013) — Arkansas Blue Cross and Blue Shield is hosting a special showing of “The Princess and the Pea” at 4 p.m. on Sunday, March 10, 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 free play tickets (while supplies last) for the March 10 showing. 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 and giving back to the communities we serve is part of the 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.

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