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The Rep Receives Shakespeare Community Grant Arkansas Repertory Theatre was one of 40 nonprofit, professional theater companies across 26 states selected to perform the works of William Shakespeare for students through the Shakespeare in American Communities grant. More
The Rep Announces Local Auditions for Macbeth Arkansas Repertory Theatre (LORT D) will have local auditions for its 2015-2016 MainStage production of William Shakespeare’s Macbeth on Sunday, April 19, 2015, by appointment only. To schedule an appointment, please email Company Manager/Casting Associate Peter Mensky at pmensky@therep.org and put “Macbeth Local Request’” as the subject line. Adults age 18 and over only. More
The Rep Announces 40th Season Arkansas Repertory Theatre, the state’s largest nonprofit professional theatre, is proud to announce its 40th Season. Beginning in September, the new season will include Tony Award-winning artistic experiences and family favorites that exemplify The Rep’s mission of producing diverse work of the highest artistic standards for its Arkansas audience. More
The Rep Announces 2015 SMTI Auditions Arkansas Repertory Theatre will host auditions for its 2015 Summer Musical Theatre Intensive (SMTI) for ages 10- 23 on Friday, March 13 and Saturday March 14, 2015 with audition callbacks held on Sunday, March 15. More
Rep Announces Auditions for August: Osage County Arkansas Repertory Theatre (LORT D) will have local auditions for its upcoming production of August: Osage County on Sunday, Jan. 18, 2015, by appointment only. To schedule an appointment, please email Company Manager/Casting Associate Peter Mensky at pmensky@therep.org and put “August Local Request” as the subject line. More
The Rep Announces 31st Annual Saints and Sinners On Jan. 31, 2015 Arkansas art aficionados will come together to celebrate the state’s largest non-profit professional theatre company, Arkansas Repertory Theatre. The 31st Annual Arkansas Repertory Theatre Saints and Sinners Gala will be held at the Statehouse Convention Center Wally Allen Ballroom at 6 p.m. The 2015 gala will be emceed by KTHV Channel 11’s Craig O’Neill, and will feature special entertainment offering a glimpse of the magic The Rep produces throughout the year. More
The Rep Receives NEA Grant for The Whipping Man National Endowment for the Arts (NEA) Chairman Jane Chu announced this week that Arkansas Repertory Theatre is one of 919 nonprofit organizations nationwide and one of two Little Rock arts organizations to receive an NEA Art Works grant. The Rep is recommended for a $10,000 grant to support the production of Matthew Lopez’s The Whipping Man and to collaborate with community partners on related audience engagement activities. More
The Rep Loblolly Ice Cream Contest In partnership with Loblolly Creamery, Arkansas Repertory Theatre will be selling a special Elf-flavored ice cream throughout the run of the holiday production. And starting Wednesday, Nov. 12, they will be on the search for a name from the public when they launch their Elf Ice Cream Naming Contest. More
The Rep Announces Local Auditions for Project Elan Auditions for The Arkansas Repertory Theatre’s spring production of Project Élan will be held at The Rep November 7-9 and all SMTI alumni --all ages-- are eligible to audition for this world premiere musical. More
CLOSED-Mary Poppins Local Auditions Local auditions for Arkansas Repertory Theatre's (LORT D) Mary Poppins scheduled for Saturday, Nov. 15 in the rehearsal hall on the third floor at the theatre are closed. All audition times have been filled. More