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Matthew Peoples (Costume Designer, Much Ado) is in his third season at AST as a designer, having previously costumed Big River (2012) and Joseph and the Amazing Technicolor Dreamcoat (2011). (more…)


Philip Orazio (Edmund, Lear; Claudio, Much Ado) is pleased to be joining Arkansas Shakespeare Theatre for the first time. Philip is a recent graduate of the University of Houston, receiving his MFA in Acting. Last summer, he worked at the TSF as part of the acting company. Prior to living in Texas, Philip lived in Portland, Oregon. There,he worked at Artists Repertory Theatre and The Nomadic Theatre Co. He also appeared in the television show Leverage. Philip is the two time Regional Acting Winner of KCACTF, and has had the honor of performing twice in the Kennedy Center for the Performing Arts in Washington, D.C..


Henson Keys as King Lear.


Henson Keys (Leonato, Much Ado; King Lear, Lear) is pleased to be spending his first season with Arkansas Shakespeare Theatre. (more…)

Chris Fritzges - Arkansas Shakespeare Theatre

Chris Fritzges

Chris Fritzges (Don Pedro, Much Ado; Cornwall, Lear) is originally from Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania, and received his BA from Bethany College and his MFA in Drama from the University of Arkansas. (more…)



Director/Choreographer: Dennis Courtney

Musical Director: Jason Burrow

Joseph: Chris Crawford

Narrator: Karen Q. Clark

Jacob/Potiphar/Pharoah: Dan Matisa (more…)

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