Youth Auditions for AST’s 2015 Season


Arkansas Shakespeare Theatre announces youth auditions for our 2015 summer season, including roles in Fiddler on the Roof and the opportunity to appear in The Merry Wives of Windsor as part of The Groundlings Company. Any interested young actors between the ages 8 to 17 are encouraged to audition. Auditions will be held on Saturday, January

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The 2015 Season


Arkansas Shakespeare Theatre is excited to announce its ninth season of professional theatre in repertory will run June 4-June 28, 2015 with performances

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Scallet Awarded Arts Council Fellowship

Rebekah Scallet

PRESS RELEASE CONWAY — Rebekah Scallet, producing artistic director of Arkansas Shakespeare Theatre, has been awarded an individual artist fellowship from the Arkansas Arts Council. Scallet, in her fourth year as producing artistic director for AST and lecturer in the University of Central Arkansas theatre program, is one of nine honorees this year.

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AST Casting Call: 2014 Youth Auditions


Arkansas Shakespeare Theatre is excited to invite youth of all ages to participate in auditions for the 2014 summer season. Auditions will be held from 2-5 p.m. on Sunday, March 9, in UCA’s Reynolds Performance Hall. No preparation is necessary, but participants should be ready to sing, move and read from a script. To secure an

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Membership Letter

Dear Friend, Happy Holidays from Arkansas Shakespeare Theatre! Your support, kind words, and involvement made 2013 a season we will never forget. We are poised to return the favor by dazzling you in 2014 with our first-ever production of Hamlet, produced with our unique intimate on-stage seating. The comedic gem Two Gentlemen of Verona will

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Arkansas Shakespeare Theatre announces 2014 season line up

Henson Keys in Arkansas Shakespeare Theatre's production of King Lear in 2013

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Arkansas Shakespeare Theatre to announce 2014 season

On Friday October 4 from 7:00 to 9:00 p.m., Arkansas Shakespeare Theatre will announce its 2014 season at Garland House, the hippest art scene in Little Rock, during Garland House’s fifth gallery show.

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Arkansas Shakespeare Theatre announces seventh season lineup


Arkansas Shakespeare Theatre’s seventh season of entertaining and thought-provoking summer theatre in repertory will run June 6-30 at multiple venues: the Donald W. Reynolds Performance Hall on the University of Central Arkansas campus and The Village at Hendrix, both in Conway, as well as outdoors in the Argenta Arts District in North Little Rock. The

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Arkansas Shakespeare plans two lectures in advance of 2013 season


Arkansas Shakespeare Theatre will host lectures later this month by a noted Shakespeare scholar as well as an acclaimed director of the Bard’s plays. Both events are free and open to the public. On April 18, Dr. Paul Menzer, associate professor at Mary Baldwin College, where he is director of the MLitt/MFA Program in Shakespeare

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Arkansas Shakespeare Theatre announces youth auditions

Twelfth Night

Arkansas Shakespeare Theatre will hold auditions for youth (ages 18 and under) on Friday, January 18th, from 4-8 pm.

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2013 Season Auditions

dick anne dagger

AST announces dates and locations for general auditions for the 2013 season:

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Arkansas Shakespeare Theatre season kicks off June 7

Dan - As You Like It

Arkansas Shakespeare Theatre’s sixth season opens June 7 with William Shakespeare’s “Twelfth Night.” The professional theater company will offer more than 25 performances of the four productions throughout the month of June.

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