Plays and musicals are in the spotlight as Fayetteville's theaters raise their curtains on another season of fine entertainment. Professional theater companies, as well as the University's own student thespians, are ready to take the stage and dazzle you. There's no reason to stay in on weekend nights — or on weeknights, either. Order your tickets online and see some terrific live entertainment.
Nadine Baum Studios is ready to launch its grand opening in late 2019, and TheatreSquared, which makes it home there, will present an exciting variety of theatrical experiences at that brand new facility. The state-of-the-art 50,000 square-foot venue will feature two intimate performance spaces, including one for outdoor gatherings, as well as a cafe and bar. TheatreSquared has been recognized by the American Theatre Wing as "one of the nation's 10 most promising emerging theaters." Scheduled for the upcoming season are "Shakespeare in Love," "Native Gardens," "A Christmas Carol," "The Royale," "Ann," "My Father's War" and "Matilda: The Musical."
If Broadway musicals are your thing, you'll want to trot over to The Walton Arts Center for an array of musicals guaranteed to keep your toes tapping. The upcoming season includes: "Escape to Margaritaville," "The Play That Goes Wrong," "A Christmas Story: The Musical," "Once on This Island," "Anastasia," "Fiddler on the Roof" and "The Band's Visit." It's a must-attend for anyone who loves seeing national touring companies act up a storm and belt out some wonderful show tunes.
University Theatre presents a season of eight student shows during the school year that features talented undergraduate and graduate student performers and designers from the University's department of drama. Check the University Theatre's website for upcoming productions. You can also purchase tickets on the site. Past shows have included "The Glass Menagerie," "Man of La Mancha" and "Life is a Dream." These theaters are just a handful of the arts and entertainment venues that are practically on your doorstep when you reside in our furnished apartments in Fayetteville, Ark. If you are searching for a place to call home, please contact us. We'd love to show you the wonders that await you.