The Rep to Host Local Auditions for Elf

The Rep to Host Local Auditions for Elf

AUDITIONS ARE CLOSED-- Arkansas Repertory Theatre (LORT D) will host local auditions for its upcoming production of Elf on Monday, Sept. 22 by appointment only. We are seeking an ethnically diverse company of union and non-union performers for the following roles.


The Arkansas Repertory Theatre is thrilled to announce that more than 75 lawyers and law professionals will once again take The Rep stage with their production of Gridiron. After a four-year hiatus, the lawyers bring back their biannual musical production spoofing Arkansas people and politics. Its first show will premiere at 8 p.m. Wednesday, Aug. 13 with a special offering of light bites and complimentary beer and wine. Four shows will follow on Thursday (8 p.m.), Friday (7 p.m. and 9 p.m.) and Saturday (8 p.m.).

“Gridiron is a special thing,” said Dent Gitchell, a 40-year veteran of the show and the show’s historical archivist. “It's not just a hoot to watch, it's an opportunity for lawyers, young and not-so-young - judges, paralegals, and other legal professionals - to get to know each other outside the courtroom, share a common experience, and have a lot of fun.”

Memphis Monday:Q&A with Wig Master Rob Pickens

  With Memphis currently underway, we have been highlighting some of the cool aspects of the show in a short series called “Memphis Monday” every Monday through Sept. 22. This week, we are looking at a fascinating part of the costumes: the … Continue reading

Memphis Adds Saturday Matinee; ‘Ladies Day Out’ to Offer Special Perks

Due to popular demand, Arkansas Repertory Theatre has added an additional performance on Saturday, Sept. 27 to its four-week run of Tony Award-winning musical Memphis. Touted as “Ladies Day Out,” the matinee will offer complimentary mimosas to ticketholders 21 years … Continue reading

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