2014 Calendar

Thank you for a great season! See you next June!


The Two Gentlemen of Verona

Enjoy a romantic evening under the stars with Shakespeare’s tale of friends divided by love, featuring comical servants and a playful pup. Opens June 5th.



Join Pippin on a musical journey of self-discovery that celebrates the magic of theatre. Winner of the 2013 Tony Award for Best Revival. Opens June 11th.



Perhaps Shakespeare’s greatest tragedy, Prince Hamlet seeks to revenge his father’s death. Directed by Robert Quinlan (Richard III) and presented in an intimate on-stage setting. Opens June 20th.


The Comedy of Errors

A special adaptation of Shakespeare’s rip-roaring farce, perfect for kids of all ages. Opens June 24th.


Director’s Note: “Twelfth Night”


The first time I encountered Twelfth Night was as a college sophomore.  Home to spend my summer vacation in Little Rock, I got a “job” (unpaid student labor) as the stage manager for the Shakespeare Festival of Arkansas’s production of the comedy, presented outdoors at McArthur Park. 

Performances this week | June 3 – 9

Meet the cast & crew: Hart Denton


Hart Denton this is Hart’s second year to work with AST and it has been an incredible experience for him.

Meet the cast & crew: Tim Sailer

Tim Sailer

Tim Sailer is originally from Sioux Falls, South Dakota. He has spent three seasons at the Commonweal Theatre Company, appearing in An Enemy of the People, The Rainmaker, Picasso at the Lapin Agile, Death and the Plowman, and John Gabriel Borkman.

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.

Meet the cast & crew: Josh Rice

Josh Rice

Josh Rice is a Theatre Artist who has trained throughout the United States, England and Canada. In addition to his work on stage, he is the Education and Outreach Coordinator for AST. 

Meet the cast & crew: Michael Susko

Michael Susko

Michael Susko is thrilled to be a part of AST this summer!

Meet the cast & crew: Dan Matisa

Dan Matisa

Dan Matisa is thrilled to be returning to Conway, and to AST, for his sixth season of making great theatre with this fine company.

Meet the cast & crew: Bri Sudia


Bri Sudia is thrilled to be making her AST debut! Bri has just graduated from the University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign with her M.F.A. in Acting.

First look at “Richard III”

Meet the cast & crew: Laurie Pascale

Laurie Pascale

Laurie Pascale resides in Pine Bluff, Arkansas, and has been pursuing a professional acting career throughout the country for 6 years. Equity Member Candidate.

Meet the cast & crew: Robert Durante


Robert Durante is from Kingwood, Texas, and is an Arts/Psychology Double Major at Hendrix College.

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