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BRAIN CANDY LIVE Canceled at Walton Arts Center BRAIN CANDY LIVE Canceled at Walton Arts Center
by BWW News Desk on December 15, 2017 in Arkansas

Walton Arts Center regrets to announce that the North American national tour of Brain Candy Live has been canceled, including a performance at Walton Arts Center scheduled for May 1, 2018. (more...)
Argenta Community Theater Announces Performances Of A CHRISTMAS CAROL Argenta Community Theater Announces Performances Of A CHRISTMAS CAROL
by BWW News Desk on December 15, 2017 in Arkansas

'The Argenta Community Theater is pleased to announce the presentation of A Christmas Carol with performances Dec. 13 - 23 2017. There are 11 scheduled performances including 1 student performances and 1 matinee. Ticket prices range from $10 - $30. All proceeds benefit the work of the Argenta Community Theater. Tickets may be purchased by visiting www.argentacommunitytheater.com or calling 501.353.1443. Opening night is Today, Dec. 15th at 8 PM. (more...)
Regional Roundup: Top New Features This Week Around Our BroadwayWorld 12/15 - BEAUTY AND THE BEAST, ANNIE, and More! Regional Roundup: Top New Features This Week Around Our BroadwayWorld 12/15 - BEAUTY AND THE BEAST, ANNIE, and More!
by BWW Special on December 15, 2017 in Arkansas

BroadwayWorld presents a comprehensive weekly roundup of regional stories around our Broadway World, which include videos, editor spotlights, regional reviews and more. This week, we feature BEAUTY AND THE BEAST, ANNIE, and More! (more...)
Argenta Community Theater Announces Performances Of A CHRISTMAS CAROL Argenta Community Theater Announces Performances Of A CHRISTMAS CAROL
by BWW News Desk on December 13, 2017 in Arkansas

'The Argenta Community Theater is pleased to announce the presentation of A Christmas Carol with performances Dec. 13 - 23 2017. There are 11 scheduled performances including 1 student performances and 1 matinee. Ticket prices range from $10 - $30. All proceeds benefit the work of the Argenta Community Theater. Tickets may be purchased by visiting www.argentacommunitytheater.com or calling 501.353.1443. Opening night is Friday, Dec. 15th at 8 PM. (more...)
Argenta Community Theater to Stage A CHRISTMAS CAROL Argenta Community Theater to Stage A CHRISTMAS CAROL
by BWW News Desk on December 13, 2017 in Arkansas

If you want to see the classic play, A CHRISTMAS CAROL, reimagined by Arkansas playwright Judy Goss, at Argenta Community Theater, get your tickets soon. (more...)
Jazzy Ash & Leapin' Lizards to Bring Musical Adventure to Walton Arts Center Jazzy Ash & Leapin' Lizards to Bring Musical Adventure to Walton Arts Center
by BWW News Desk on December 12, 2017 in Arkansas

Walton Arts Center and Jazzy Ash invite the whole family to come along on a jazzy music adventure Tuesday, March 27, 2018 at 6 pm. (more...)
LeAnn Rimes Brings Holiday Spirit to Walton Arts Center for Debut Performance LeAnn Rimes Brings Holiday Spirit to Walton Arts Center for Debut Performance
by BWW News Desk on December 12, 2017 in Arkansas

Multi-platinum, two-time Grammy Award-winning female vocalist LeAnn Rimes is bringing her Today is Christmas tour to Walton Arts Center today, Dec. 12 at 7 pm, just in time for the holidays. (more...)
WellRED FROM DIXIE WITH LOVE Comedy Tour Set for Walton Arts Center This Spring WellRED FROM DIXIE WITH LOVE Comedy Tour Set for Walton Arts Center This Spring
by BWW News Desk on December 11, 2017 in Arkansas

Following the last year's highly successful wellRED comedy tour, Trae Crowder (The Liberal Redneck), Drew Morgan and Corey Ryan Forrester are coming to Walton Arts Center Saturday, April 14, 2018 at 7 pm with the wellRED comedy tour: FROM DIXIE WITH LOVE. (more...)
Upcoming Equity Auditions Sunday, Dec. 10 Upcoming Equity Auditions Sunday, Dec. 10
by BWW News Desk on December 10, 2017 in Arkansas

Updated this week! Check out upcoming Equity Auditions from Sunday, December 10, 2017 for both productions in your area and around the country including what/when/where and how to audition! (more...)
Red Curtain Theatre to Present MIRACLE ON 34TH STREET THE MUSICAL Red Curtain Theatre to Present MIRACLE ON 34TH STREET THE MUSICAL
by BWW News Desk on December 08, 2017 in Arkansas

Filled with humor, spectacle, and crown pleasing musical numbers, Red Curtain Theatre presents Miracle on 34th Street the Musical December 8-10 and 15-17, 2017, at Staples Auditorium on the Hendrix College campus. This joyous, heartwarming musical is pure family entertainment. (more...)
Photo Flash: Studio Theatre presents MEET ME IN ST. LOUIS Photo Flash: Studio Theatre presents MEET ME IN ST. LOUIS
by BWW News Desk on December 07, 2017 in Arkansas

Based on the heartwarming film of the same name, Meet Me In St. Louis takes audience members on a musical journey back to the early 1900's, on the brink of the 1904 World's Fair. In the show's center are the Smiths, a humble middle-class family made up of Mr. & Mrs. Smith, their four daughters Rose, Esther, Agnes, and Tootie, and their son Lon. (more...)
Regional Roundup: Top New Features This Week Around Our BroadwayWorld 12/8 - Les Mis, Newsies, School of Rock, and More! Regional Roundup: Top New Features This Week Around Our BroadwayWorld 12/8 - Les Mis, Newsies, School of Rock, and More!
by BWW Special on December 08, 2017 in Arkansas

BroadwayWorld presents a comprehensive weekly roundup of regional stories around our Broadway World, which include videos, editor spotlights, regional reviews and more. This week, we feature ... (more...)
Argenta Community Theater Announces Performances Of A CHRISTMAS CAROL Argenta Community Theater Announces Performances Of A CHRISTMAS CAROL
by BWW News Desk on December 06, 2017 in Arkansas

'The Argenta Community Theater is pleased to announce the presentation of A Christmas Carol with performances Dec. 13 - 23 2017. There are 11 scheduled performances including 1 student performances and 1 matinee. Ticket prices range from $10 - $30. All proceeds benefit the work of the Argenta Community Theater. Tickets may be purchased by visiting www.argentacommunitytheater.com or calling 501.353.1443. Opening night is Friday, Dec. 15th at 8 PM. (more...)
Submissions Now Being Accepted For Tony Awards 2018 Theatre Education Award Submissions Now Being Accepted For Tony Awards 2018 Theatre Education Award
by BWW News Desk on December 06, 2017 in Arkansas

The Tony Awards and Carnegie Mellon University (CMU) will once again recognize an exemplary teacher with the Excellence in Theatre Education Award, to be presented at the 2018 Tony Awards on Sunday, June 10, 2018. CMU alumnus, actor and producer, Zachary Quinto, will serve as the award's official ambassador and will take part in the selection committee. (more...)
Jason Mraz Adds New Show at Walton Arts Center, 3/30 Jason Mraz Adds New Show at Walton Arts Center, 3/30
by BWW News Desk on December 06, 2017 in Arkansas

Multiple Grammy Award- winner Jason Mraz has announced plans for a 17-city live tour which includes a stop at Walton Arts Center on Friday, March 30, 2018. (more...)
Jim Gaffigan to Appear at The Walmart AMP Next June Jim Gaffigan to Appear at The Walmart AMP Next June
by BWW News Desk on December 04, 2017 in Arkansas

The Walmart AMP has announced another addition to the 2018 Cox Concert Series. Grammy-nominated comedian, actor and best-selling author, Jim Gaffigan, will perform at the Walmart AMP on Saturday, June 2, 2018. Gates open at 6 pm, and the show starts at 8 pm. (more...)
Upcoming Equity Auditions Sunday, Dec. 3 Upcoming Equity Auditions Sunday, Dec. 3
by Audition Roundup on December 03, 2017 in Arkansas

Updated this week! Check out upcoming Equity Auditions from Sunday, December 3, 2017 for both productions in your area and around the country including what/when/where and how to audition! (more...)
Tavis Smiley to Bring DEATH OF A KING to Walton Arts Center This Winter Tavis Smiley to Bring DEATH OF A KING to Walton Arts Center This Winter
by BWW News Desk on December 01, 2017 in Arkansas

Broadcaster and best-selling author Tavis Smiley is bringing his theatrical performance, Death of a King, to Walton Arts Center Friday, Feb. 23, 2018 at 7 pm. (more...)
BWW Review: LES MISERABLES at Robinson Performance Hall Dazzles in its Return to Little Rock BWW Review: LES MISERABLES at Robinson Performance Hall Dazzles in its Return to Little Rock
by Mike Noland on December 02, 2017 in Arkansas

It's wonderful to have this iconic musical based on the French revolution return to Arkansas, especially to Little Rock. The city's name is derived from La Petite Roche (the 'little rock' in French), a small rock formation on the south bank of the Arkansas River that was used as a navigational landmark for early river travelers. It seems fitting that this landmark musical grace the newly refurbished Robinson Performance Hall with it's own redesigned production. (more...)
There's Still Time to Get Tickets to Walton Arts Center's SEEK Event for Students, Young Professionals There's Still Time to Get Tickets to Walton Arts Center's SEEK Event for Students, Young Professionals
by BWW News Desk on November 30, 2017 in Arkansas

Tickets are still available for the December SEEK Fayetteville event for college students and young professionals. The event, presented by Walton Arts Center and co-hosted by Fayettechill Clothing Company and Puritan Coffee & Beer, features a full evening of entertainment on Thursday, Dec. 7, 2017 from 6-11 pm. (more...)
LeAnn Rimes Brings Holiday Spirit to Walton Arts Center for Debut Performance LeAnn Rimes Brings Holiday Spirit to Walton Arts Center for Debut Performance
by BWW News Desk on November 30, 2017 in Arkansas

Multi-platinum, two-time Grammy Award-winning female vocalist LeAnn Rimes is bringing her Today is Christmas tour to Walton Arts Center on Tuesday, Dec. 12 at 7 pm, just in time for the holidays. (more...)
VOICEJAM A Cappella Festival Returns to Walton Arts Center VOICEJAM A Cappella Festival Returns to Walton Arts Center
by BWW News Desk on November 30, 2017 in Arkansas

Now is the time to submit your audition videos for VoiceJam, the annual a cappella festival produced by Walton Arts Center. The festival will light up Northwest Arkansas with smooth harmonies and unbelievable beats in April, and any a cappella group of three or more can audition to be part of it. (more...)
CABARET Coming to Walton Arts Center for a Limited Run CABARET Coming to Walton Arts Center for a Limited Run
by BWW News Desk on November 30, 2017 in Arkansas

The Tony Award -winning musical, Cabaret, makes the stage January 19-21, 2017 at Walton Arts Center for a limited five-show run as part of the Procter & Gamble Broadway Series. (more...)
Regional Roundup: Top New Features This Week Around Our BroadwayWorld 12/1 - A Christmas Carol, Fiddler, School of Rock, and More! Regional Roundup: Top New Features This Week Around Our BroadwayWorld 12/1 - A Christmas Carol, Fiddler, School of Rock, and More!
by BWW Special on December 01, 2017 in Arkansas

BroadwayWorld presents a comprehensive weekly roundup of regional stories around our Broadway World, which include videos, editor spotlights, regional reviews and more. This week, we feature ... (more...)
Royal Theatre in Benton Presents OLIVER! THE MUSICAL This Month Royal Theatre in Benton Presents OLIVER! THE MUSICAL This Month
by BWW News Desk on November 30, 2017 in Arkansas

The Jeff Mattingly Foundation along with First Security Bank Present Oliver! The Musical on stage at The Royal Theatre, 111 S. Market, Benton, AR. Show dates are November 30-December 10, 2017. (more...)