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Theatre Announces Upcoming Season

Tuesday, May 14, 2019

Theatrical works include Boeing Boeing, Moliere's Tartuffe, an original work by assistant professor John Walch and the dark comedy Heathers: The Musical.

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Solo Success: M.F.A. Playwright-Performer Ashford Receives Numerous Prestigious Awards

Friday, April 26, 2019

In his final year in the M.F.A. in Theatre Program at the University of Arkansas, Austin Dean Ashford has received a remarkable amount of recognition for his solo plays.

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Craig Brooks Named Theatre's 2018-2019 Distinguished Alumnus

Wednesday, April 17, 2019

Craig Brooks, professional television producer, will receive this year's Department of Theatre Distinguished Alumnus award.

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Theatre Closes Its Current Season With 'A Little Night Music'

Monday, April 01, 2019

A Little Night Music opens at 7:30 p.m. Friday, April 5, at the University Theater in the Fine Arts Center on campus. Additional performances continue during the weekend and next week.

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'The Other Mozart' to Be Presented at Faulkner Performing Arts Center

Wednesday, March 06, 2019

The acclaimed one-woman show, written and performed by Sylvia Milo, will bring the untold story of Nannerl Mozart to life, Thursday, March 7.

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Gallery Conversation and Play Reading on Feb. 21 Explore Native American Family's Complex Legacy

Wednesday, February 20, 2019

A portrait of John Ridge and the staged reading of the play Sovereignty, by Mary Kathryn Nagle, are free to the public Thursday evening at Crystal Bridges Museum of American Art. Registration is requested.

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'A View from the Ridge' Features Native American Family's Complex History

Thursday, February 14, 2019

A Faulkner Center event showcases readings from Mary Kathryn Nagle’s play Sovereignty, along with an expert-led conversation on Feb. 18.

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Black Book: A New Play Written and Performed by Austin Dean Ashford

Thursday, November 08, 2018

Two performances of the one-man show Black Book will be presented by playwright and actor Austin Dean Ashford at 7:30 p.m. Tuesday and 2 p.m. Wednesday at the University Theater.

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Department of Theatre's 'Top Girls' Examines Equality, Feminism, and Family

Wednesday, November 07, 2018

The razor-sharp comedy Top Girls will be performed at the University Theater in the Fine Arts Center starting Friday with shows on select days through Nov. 18.

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M.F.A. Theatre Student Goes Off-Broadway

Monday, October 08, 2018

Austin Dean Ashford, a third-year student in the M.F.A. Theatre Programs in playwriting and acting, will be performing his original play (I)sland T(rap) off Broadway on Friday, Oct. 12.

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