We wanted to share a few announcements with you from Arts Live Theatre, a children’s and youth theatre company in Northwest Arkansas. If you have an up-and-coming little actor at home, this might be fun for them to try: Arts Live is holding auditions for The Wizard of Oz. They’ve also got a production of Annie, Jr.! coming up, too.
Auditions for The Wizard of Oz will be held on Saturday, February 27th, 1-4pm and Sunday, Februray 28th, 2-5pm at Arts Live Theatre, 828 North Sang Avenue, Fayetteville. Production dates are May 20-23 at the UArk Ballroom in Fayetteville. Directed by Jules Taylor, this production will be an original, non-musical adaptation of the beloved children’s book and will star at cast of approximately 35 young actors. Actors grades 1-12 are encouraged to audition; no previous experience or appointment is necessary. For complete audition information visit artslivetheatre.com.
Annie, Jr! will be shown at the UArk Ballroom in Fayetteville on the following dates:
- Thursday, March 11, 7pm
- Friday, March 12, 7pm
- Saturday, March 13, 2pm & 7pm
- Sunday, March 14, 2pm
For ticket & production information visit Annie Ticket Information
This family favorite musical stars a cast of 32 regional young actors and features such songs as “Tomorrow”, “Hard Knock Life”, and “Maybe.” Tickets are $8 for ages 12 and under; $12 for ages 13 and up and may be purchased online at artslivetheatre.com, via email at email@example.com, via phone at 479.521.4932 or at the door the day of performance. Directed by Missy Gipson.
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Arts Live Theatre has been a NWA institution for 26 years. Founded in 1984, the mission of Arts Live theatre is to empower youth and enrich lives through excellence in children’s theatre and education. Through a series of year-round classes and camps, mainstage and second stage production, Arts Live Theatre provides multiple opportunities for children and youth to be creative, develop self-confidence, team-building skills, responsibility, accountability and self-expression. For more information about Arts Live Theatre visit artsivetheatre.com.