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University Theatre is located in the Fine Arts Building

Upcoming Events & Opportunities

ATTENTION

ADA Assistance

If you would like to attend a University Theatre ticketed production and need mobility or auditory/sign language assistance, please contact amicheel@uark.edu at least 2 weeks prior to the date of your desired performance.

THANK YOU FOR AUDITIONING!

We want to thank you all for your patience in waiting for this announcement, and for sharing your talent with us at this year's auditions!  You all did an amazing job and we are so excited about the projects that we are going to be able to create this year and in the years to come!  In addition to the projects, we want to make sure that you are aware of upcoming opportunities for actors:

 The fall edition of the Ten Minute Play Fest is scheduled for December 8.  Auditions will be held on September 30. Click here to SIGN UP NOW for an audition slot.

CAST LISTS

THE WOLVES

#2:  Hannah Ralston
#7: Riley Clark
#00:  Charlotte Stover
#8:  Sydney Antill
#11:  Hannah Morton
#13:  Ann Heitman
#14:  Yasmine Pina
#25: Candace Cochran
#46:  Margaret Murie
Soccer Mom:  Jordyn Bunting
Understudies: Emma Lovell  & Shelby Kennedy

MARISOL

Marisol:  Ana Miramontes
Angel:  Tori Cooper
June:  Grace Taylor
Lenny:  Jordan Williams
Golf Club:  Matthew Coordsen
Ice Cream:  Andrew Fox
Scar Tissue:  Edwin Green
Furs:  Allie Sorensen
Ensemble:  Riley Principe
Ensemble:  Nick Devitt
Ensemble:  Genia Jackson
Marisol Understudy:  Audrey Romero

THE MOORS

Mastiff:  Alex Horn
Moor-Hen:  Shayla Woolsey
Emilie:  Melissa Moznabi
Marjorie:  Sydney Antill
Agatha:  Margaret Murie
Huldey:  Leah Smith
Understudy:  Leah Christenson

ARKTYPE NEW WORKS FESTIVAL

EARNING  by Sarah Loucks

MARTIN: Gabe Franco Kull

MARGARET: Allie Sorenson

CARLEY: Audrey Romero

DONNY: Brendan Wolf

JERRY: Edwin Green

ANITA: Ana Miramontes

CAROL: Payton Wilhite

 

UNTITLED LOVE ISLAND UK PLAY  by Adrienne Dawes

TED: Jordan Williams

LANCE: Grason Unzelman

MYLEIGH: Elizabeth Thomas

BILLIE: Riley Clark

Stage Directions: Shelby Kennedy

RIDE THE CYCLONE

Karnak:  Gabriel Franco-Kull
Jane:  Grace Taylor
Ocean:  Leah Smith
Mischa:  Ben Hedrick
Ricky: Alex Ahuja
Constance: Hailey Anders
Noel: Riles Newsome
Ensemble/Karnak Understudy:  Jackson Hastings
Ensemble/Jane Understudy:  Hannah Ralston
Ensemble/Ocean Understudy:  Isabelle Babin
Ensemble/Mischa Understudy:  Matthew Coordsen
Ensemble/Ricky Understudy:  Nick Devitt
Ensemble/Constance Understudy:  Abby McManis
Ensemble/Noel Understudy:  Kailan Clay Weidner

2021-2022 PRODUCTIONS

Click this link to read the four plays to be auditioning for the Department of Theatre’s 2021-2022 season on August 29: The Wolves, Marisol, The Moors, and Ride the Cyclone. Our first production, Love’s Labour’s Lost, has already been cast. 

Plays

2021-2022 Season Selection Process

The Department of Theatre has revised its Season Selection Process to more fully engage with all of the student-body and faculty. Please click here to learn more about the new season structure, the process, and to find our application form.

2021-2022 AUDITIONS

LIVE auditions for the 2021/22 University Theatre season will be held August 29th and 30th!

STEP ONE: Read the Scripts! *Plays

STEP TWO: Prepare your audition package!
Brush up your resume and headshot
Prepare 2 contrasting monologues - totaling up to 3 minutes in length
For the musical, add 30-60 seconds of a song in the style of the show
& prepare sheet music in a binder in the correct key for the pianist

STEP THREE: Sign up for an audition slot! Click here!

STEP FOUR: Attend the Audition workshop in the MINI GREEK from 3:45-4:45pm on
Wednesday, August 25! If you have any questions, or need help putting together your audition
package, email THEATRE@UARK.EDU with CASTING in the subject line! We want to help!

CALLBACKS
Callbacks will be scheduled from 9/1 through 9/6 and primarily be reading from sides.
Make sure to list any conflicts during this time on your audition form.

Student Resources

Student Handbook

Read the student handbook here.

Free Student Tickets

All University of Arkansas students are eligible for FREE or discounted tickets to Dept of Theatre productions. Please note that if you are seeing a production to fulfill a THTR class requirement, you MUST reserve your ticket using the code provided by your instructor in order to ensure you receive credit for attending the show. 

All Theatre Majors can see each show at no charge.  This single ticket is NOT transferable to someone else if you are involved with or otherwise unable to see a show. Tickets for majors must be reserved online using the appropriate promo code. If you do not know this code, please email tickets@uark.edu to request it. To reserve these tickets, complete the following steps.

  1. Click the TICKETS button on the far left side of the page.

  2. Select the production title.

  3. Enter number of tickets (limit 1) and choose performance date.

  4. Enter the Promo Code into the prompt on the right.  

    Note: This must be done BEFORE leaving this screen.

  5. Select Delivery Method (Print at Home or Box Office Will Call).

  6. Select correct discount (ticket price) and add tickets to Cart.

  7. Choose to LOG IN, CREATE ACCOUNT, or SKIP LOGIN AND PROCEED TO CHECKOUT (located underneath the Log In option).

  8. Enter contact information, check box agreeing to Terms & Conditions, and click FINALIZE ORDER.

If there are any issues reserving your ticket online, please email tickets@uark.edu

Students who are enrolled in a qualifying Theatre class will be given a promotional code in order to reserve two free tickets to each Department of Theatre production. This includes both Mainstage and Second Stage productions. Class tickets must be reserved online using the promo code given to each class. If you do not know your code, please contact your instructor. To reserve these tickets, complete the following steps.

  1. Click the TICKETS button on the far left side of the page.

  2. Select the production title.

  3. Enter number of tickets (limit 2) and choose performance date.

  4. Enter the Promo Code given by your instructor into the prompt on the right.  Note: This must be done BEFORE leaving this screen.

  5. Select Delivery Method (Print at Home or Box Office Will Call).

  6. Select correct discount (ticket price) and add tickets to Cart.

  7. Choose to LOG IN, CREATE ACCOUNT, or SKIP LOGIN AND PROCEED TO CHECKOUT (located underneath the Log In option).

  8. Enter contact information, check box agreeing to Terms & Conditions, and click FINALIZE ORDER.

If there are any issues reserving tickets online, please email tickets@uark.edu

Tickets for all students are $5 each for weekend performance (Friday, Saturday, Sunday).  $5 student tickets may be purchased by the TICKETS button on the far left side of the page, or at the box office 90 minutes before the performance. This includes U of A students, students at other area colleges, and children under 18.

In addition, U of A students also get FREE tickets for Wednesday and Thursday performances.  Please note that students must reserve FREE tickets by emailing tickets@uark.edu. These cannot be reserved online. Emails should include name, student ID number, performance date, and whether they want one or two tickets. 


Other Resources

The following services are available to our students at no extra cost. 

 Located on the lowest level of Mullins Library, directly north of the Fine Arts Center. The library contains written materials, as well as audio and video recordings, pertaining to Theatre, Music, Dance, and Film. (479) 575-5517 or av@uark.edu

https://libraries.uark.edu/av/

Watch Broadway plays and musicals streamed directly to your computer or mobile device.

Please email jburrow@uark.edu to request the department login information. 

https://www.broadwayhd.com/index.php

Partners with BBC, Filmakers Library, and Royal Shakespeare Company, and more to give students access to a wide range of video recordings related to the performing arts.

This service is free and there is no sign up or login necessary.

https://search.alexanderstreet.com/avon

Streaming for 100s of contemporary feature films and documentaries, including most of the Criterion Collection of World Cinema.

Sign up for a FREE account with your uark email.

http://uark.kanopystreaming.com/

Award-winning productions, behind-the-scenes insights and thousands of time-saving resources for ELA and Theatre.

https://edu.digitaltheatreplus.com