Arkansas Repertory Theatre announced today the resignation of producing artistic director Robert Hupp. Hupp is currently in his seventeenth season as the leader of Arkansas’ largest non-profit theatre company. Hupp’s resignation is effective with the conclusion of his current contract which expires at the end of June 2016. At that time, Hupp will assume his new position as artistic director of Syracuse Stage in Syracuse, New York.
Arkansas Repertory Theatre (LORT D) will have local auditions for its upcoming world premiere production of Scooter Pietsch’s new play, Windfall, directed by Jason Alexander, on Wednesday, Jan. 6, by appointment only. To schedule an appointment, please email Company Manager/Casting Associate Peter Mensky at firstname.lastname@example.org and put “Windfall Local Request” as the subject line. Please note that limited audition times are available and Director Jason Alexander will not be in attendance at the first round of auditions. Auditions are CLOSED. No more submissions will be accepted.
Arkansas Repertory Theatre is proud to announce the creation of a painting to commemorate its 40th Anniversary Season. The painting, created by notable Arkansas artist Pat Matthews, was unveiled at a special presentation on Wednesday, Dec. 2. Prints are now available for purchase throughout the run of Disney's The Little Mermaid, showing Dec. 4-Jan. 3.