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Arkansas Theater Reviews

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Review: RADIUM GIRLS at The Weekend Theater pulls on your Heartstrings Photo Review: RADIUM GIRLS at The Weekend Theater pulls on your Heartstrings
by Theresa Bertram - September 23, 2022

What did our critic think of RADIUM GIRLS at The Weekend Theater? She thought it was an important piece of storytelling....
Review: KINKY BOOTS at The Studio Theatre Perform to Sold-Out Shows Photo Review: KINKY BOOTS at The Studio Theatre Perform to Sold-Out Shows
by Theresa Bertram - September 23, 2022

What did our critic think of KINKY BOOTS at The Studio Theatre? She thought it was FIRE!!...
Review: EVERY BRILLIANT THING at Arkansas Repertory Theatre opens the 2022/2023 seaso Photo Review: EVERY BRILLIANT THING at Arkansas Repertory Theatre opens the 2022/2023 season
by Theresa Bertram - September 20, 2022

What did our critic think of EVERY BRILLIANT THING at Arkansas Repertory Theatre? She thought it was brilliant, and was charmed by Chad Bradford's storytelling...
Review: OVER THE RIVER AND THROUGH THE WOODS at Murry's Dinner Playhouse tells the im Photo Review: OVER THE RIVER AND THROUGH THE WOODS at Murry's Dinner Playhouse tells the importance of 'Tengo Famiglia'
by Theresa Bertram - September 05, 2022

What did our critic think of OVER THE RIVER AND THROUGH THE WOODS at Murry's Dinner Playhouse? I fell in love with this family. They will make you laugh, cry, and want seconds from the buffet...
Review: IT CAME FROM OUTER SPACE THE MUSICAL at TheatreSquared Embraces the Campy Spi Photo Review: IT CAME FROM OUTER SPACE THE MUSICAL at TheatreSquared Embraces the Campy Spirit in this Sci-Fi Comedy
by Theresa Bertram - August 30, 2022

What did our critic think of IT CAME FROM OUT SPACE THE MUSICAL at TheatreSquared? I loved it so much, I want to see it again....
Review: DOUBT: A PARABLE at The Lantern Theatre plays for one weekend only Photo Review: DOUBT: A PARABLE at The Lantern Theatre plays for one weekend only
by Theresa Bertram - August 29, 2022

What did our critic think of DOUBT: A PARABLE at The Lantern Theatre? This production is a powerful first step back into live entertainment for The Lantern....
Review: NOISES OFF at The Royal Theatre Shows An Extreme Version of Backstage Drama Photo Review: NOISES OFF at The Royal Theatre Shows An Extreme Version of Backstage Drama
by Theresa Bertram - August 17, 2022

What did our critic think of NOISES OFF at The Royal Theatre? She laughed so hard, she had tears!...
Review: THE SOUND OF MUSIC at The Red Curtain Theatre Delights Audiences in Central A Photo Review: THE SOUND OF MUSIC at The Red Curtain Theatre Delights Audiences in Central Arkansas
by Theresa Bertram - August 16, 2022

What did our critic think of THE SOUND OF MUSIC at Red Curtain Theatre?...
Review: THE MUSIC MAN at The Pocket Community Theatre Marches Its Way To Sold Out Sho Photo Review: THE MUSIC MAN at The Pocket Community Theatre Marches Its Way To Sold Out Shows
by Theresa Bertram - August 10, 2022

What did our critic think of THE MUSIC MAN at The Pocket Community Theatre? The singing and dancing and acting were so much fun to watch....
Review: DISNEY'S DESCENDANTS THE MUSICAL at The Studio Theatre Enchants With A Dastar Photo Review: DISNEY'S DESCENDANTS THE MUSICAL at The Studio Theatre Enchants With A Dastardly Production
by Theresa Bertram - August 03, 2022

What did our critic think of DISNEY'S DESCENDANTS THE MUSICAL at The Studio Theatre? I thought the songs were catchy and fun was had by all...
Review: THE PLAY THAT GOES WRONG at Searcy Summer Dinner Theatre Ends the Season with Photo Review: THE PLAY THAT GOES WRONG at Searcy Summer Dinner Theatre Ends the Season with Continuous Laughter
by Theresa Bertram - August 02, 2022

What did our critic think of THE PLAY THAT GOES WRONG at Searcy Summer Dinner Theatre? She couldn't stop laughing through the whole show....
Review: CASA VALENTINA at The Weekend Theater will make you laugh, cry, think, and ac Photo Review: CASA VALENTINA at The Weekend Theater will make you laugh, cry, think, and act
by Theresa Bertram - July 26, 2022

What did our critic think of CASA VALENTINA at The Weekend Theater? She thought it was thought-provoking and forces you to think deeper about acceptance and understanding of yourself and others....
Review: MEMPHIS THE MUSICAL at Argenta Community Theatre Addresses Racial Tension and Photo Review: MEMPHIS THE MUSICAL at Argenta Community Theatre Addresses Racial Tension and Change During the Rise of Rock-N-Roll
by Theresa Bertram - July 21, 2022

What did our critic think of MEMPHIS THE MUSICAL at Argenta Community Theatre? This show will pull you into their world and won't let go until the end. It is that powerful!...
Review: SHREK! THE MUSICAL at Murry's Dinner Playhouse is Fun for The Entire Family Photo Review: SHREK! THE MUSICAL at Murry's Dinner Playhouse is Fun for The Entire Family
by Theresa Bertram - July 19, 2022

What did our critic think of SHREK! THE MUSICAL at Murry's Dinner Playhouse? The critic couldn't stop laughing, and loved every minute of it....
Review: MUSICAL COMEDY MURDERS OF 1940 at Searcy Summer Dinner Theatre keeps us guess Photo Review: MUSICAL COMEDY MURDERS OF 1940 at Searcy Summer Dinner Theatre keeps us guessing to the very end
by Theresa Bertram - July 18, 2022

What did our critic think of MUSICAL COMEDY MURDERS OF 1940 at Searcy Summer Dinner Theatre? She thought it was creative, well delivered, funny, and the dinner was delicious....
Review: THE STAR-SPANGLED GIRL at Batesville Community Theatre opens in new venue Photo Review: THE STAR-SPANGLED GIRL at Batesville Community Theatre opens in new venue
by Theresa Bertram - July 11, 2022

What did our critic think of THE STAR-SPANGLED GIRL at Batesville Community Theatre? Even though the Batesville Community Theatre has been around for 50 years, this was my first time visiting this troupe, who recently moved into a new facility at 1295 E Main Street, in Batesville. To christen the ne...
Review: DISNEY'S BEAUTY AND THE BEAST at The Royal Theatre performs to sold out shows Photo Review: DISNEY'S BEAUTY AND THE BEAST at The Royal Theatre performs to sold out shows
by Theresa Bertram - June 26, 2022

What did our critic think of DISNEY'S BEAUTY AND THE BEAST at The Royal Theatre? She thought the performers could be actual Disney charaters....
Review: Make Way For DISNEY'S MOANA, JR. at Red Curtain Theatre Photo Review: Make Way For DISNEY'S MOANA, JR. at Red Curtain Theatre
by Theresa Bertram - June 20, 2022

What did our critic think of DISNEY'S MOANA JR at Red Curtain Theatre? She thought the show really showed off how hard the performers worked during their two-week intensive workshop....
Review: GYPSY at The Studio Theatre brings burlesque to central Arkansas Photo Review: GYPSY at The Studio Theatre brings burlesque to central Arkansas
by Theresa Bertram - June 19, 2022

What did our critic think of GYPSY at The Studio Theatre? Theresa thought the show had excellent singing, dancing, and took the mother/daughter relationships to the next level....
BWW Review: ALWAYS....PATSY CLINE at The Weekend Theater is the show to see this summ Photo BWW Review: ALWAYS....PATSY CLINE at The Weekend Theater is the show to see this summer
by Theresa Bertram - June 13, 2022

What did our critic think of ALWAYS....PATSY CLINE at The Weekend Theater? She thought the talent in this show is phenomenal and so funny that there were tears....
BWW Review: YOU'RE A GOOD MAN, CHARLIE BROWN at Morrilton High School goes on after a Photo BWW Review: YOU'RE A GOOD MAN, CHARLIE BROWN at Morrilton High School goes on after a two-year wait
by Theresa Bertram - May 12, 2022

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BWW Review: THE WIZARD OF OZ at Argenta Community Theatre Performs to Sold out Shows Photo BWW Review: THE WIZARD OF OZ at Argenta Community Theatre Performs to Sold out Shows
by Theresa Bertram - May 09, 2022

To finish out the season of the grand re-opening (due to.... well, you know), everyone was off to see the Wizard at the Argenta Community Theater, 405 Main Street, in North Little Rock, April 27-May 7. Written by L. Frank Baum and directed by Vincent Insalaco, this WIZARD OF OZ was a modified versio...
BWW Review: THE LIGHTNING THIEF: THE PERCY JACKSON MUSICAL at Hot Springs School Dist Photo BWW Review: THE LIGHTNING THIEF: THE PERCY JACKSON MUSICAL at Hot Springs School District Joyce L. Littleton Craft Auditorium
by Theresa Bertram - May 08, 2022

I always enjoy going to Hot Springs, but this time my Percy Jackson enthusiast son insisted that we needed to go see THE LIGHTNING THIEF: THE PERCY JACKSON MUSICAL with the Hot Springs School District 7-12 Theatre troupe presented in the beautiful Joyce L. Littleton Craft Auditorium, 401 Emory Stree...
BWW Review: LITTLE SHOP OF HORRORS at University Of Central Arkansas Theatre Photo BWW Review: LITTLE SHOP OF HORRORS at University Of Central Arkansas Theatre
by Theresa Bertram - May 05, 2022

What horrors can come from an exotic plant after a 'total eclipse from the sun?' Imagine my shock during the production of LITTLE SHOP OF HORRORS at The University of Central Arkansas Theatre, 201 South Donaghey, in Conway, Friday, April 22, when the 'mean green mother from outer space' ate everyone...