Season includes vibrant new artistic experiences, including two world premieres Arkansas Repertory Theatre (The Rep), the state’s largest nonprofit professional theatre, is proud to celebrate its 38th MainStage Season.
September 04, 2013 - September 29, 2013
Edgy for its time, Pal Joey is perhaps best known for the film version starring Frank Sinatra. Peter Schneider’s production breathes new life into this classic tale and brings new relevance to the story that unfolds amidst this richly romantic score.
October 23, 2013 - November 10, 2013
Written by John Logan and set in Rothko’s studio on the Bowery, Red drops you squarely inside the world of the painter and sets your heart pounding, chronicling the tormented artist's two-year struggle to complete a lucrative set of murals for Manhattan's exclusive Four Seasons restaurant.
Beacause of Winn Dixie
December 04, 2013 - December 29, 2013
A World Premiere musical brings a Tony Award-winning creative team to Little Rock this holiday season. Because of Winn Dixie is a new musical based on the heartwarming and award-winning novel by Kate DeCamillo about a young girl and a dog she finds at a Winn Dixie supermarket.
January 22, 2014 - February 09, 2014
Winner of the 2011 Pulitzer Prize and 2011 Tony Award for Best Play, Clybourne Park is a bitingly funny and fiercely provocative new play about the volatile combination of race and real estate.
March 05, 2014 - March 30, 2014
Discover a nation in the grip of revolution, where convict Jean Valjean is on the run. Hunted relentlessly by the policeman Javert for breaking his parole, he must leave his past behind and keep his vow to raise the young orphaned Cosette. But with revolution in the air and Javert closing in, Jean Valjean has no choice but to fight for his life and sacrifice everything to protect the people he loves.
The Second City
April 21, 2014 - May 04, 2014
Drawing on classic material from The Second City archives as well as scenes ripped from the morning headlines, The Second City’s Happily Ever Laughter tour is your chance to see comedy stars in the making in an evening of smart, cutting edge comedy.
The Compleat Wrks of Wlm Shkspr (Abridged)
June 04, 2014 - June 22, 2014
Life is short. The complete works of Shakespeare are long. Now all of the bard’s most familiar pieces are condensed into one hilarious roller-coaster spoof!