Heather Dupree (Beatrice, Much Ado; Goneril, Lear) is a professional actress with over 30 years experience on stage. Her voice is heard locally and nationally in industrial films and commercials for radio and television. She has appeared in several commercials, numerous short films and is seen locally performing at Murry’s Dinner Playhouse. Heather is returning to Arkansas Shakespeare Theatre for her third season. Last year Heather performed as Queen Margaret in Richard III and Maria in Twelfth Night. Other roles include: Lizzy in The Rainmaker, M’Lynn in Steel Magnolias, Annie Sullivan in The Miracle Worker, Portia in Merchant of Venice, Maria in Lend Me A Tenor, Katherine in Taming Of The Shrew, and Tamora in Titus Andronicus. Heather is a photographer, Argentine Tango dancer, wife, and mother of three.