2016-2017 Student Matinee Dates Announced!

23899861173_2e884ef157_kArkansas Repertory Theatre’s 41st MainStage Season is lined up and we are excited to share the magic of theatre with students from across the state with our MainStage Student Matinee Series.

Did you know that the program allows more than 6,000 school children from across the state to see our professional performances each season for as little as $8 a seat? It’s almost time to get your school booked in for next season!

Check out the student matinee dates for each production on our website here.

You may reserve seats for the following shows beginning May 9, 2016:

  • Monty Python’s Spamalot
  • The Crucible
  • A Christmas Story

You may reserve seats for the following shows beginning Jan. 1, 2017:

  • Sister Act
  • Jar the Floor
  • Godspell

All student matinees are scheduled at 10:30 a.m. Thursdays. To reserve seats for your class, view dates here and email KTanner@TheRep.org with this:

  • Name
  • School name
  • School address
  • Best way to reach you (phone, email)
  • Group size with chaperones, drivers and teachers who plan to attend with you

If a performance fills to capacity, we will keep a waitlist and you will be notified if seats become available! For more information about the program, click here.

Sign Interpreter Night for The Bridges of Madison County Wednesday

IKcjgzqMcqn an effort to make Arkansas Repertory Theatre more accessible, we have a Sign Interpreter section for the deaf on the third Wednesday of every production run through the season.

Raphael James, an instructor in the Interpreter Education program at the University of Arkansas at Little Rock, will be positioned in front of the section, located on the First Mezzanine. He will sign directly for those who need his services.


Raphael James

We are gearing up for our next sign interpretation night, which will be the The Bridges of Madison County performance at 7 p.m. Wednesday, April 20. There are still seats available! Any open seats in the section will be released to the public at 3 p.m. Tuesday, April 19, so get your seats now!

Here are the remaining sign interpreter performances:

  • Windfall: 7 p.m. Wednesday, June 22, 2016

Contact the Box Office at (501) 378-0405 to reserve your seat at our upcoming interpreter nights and get more details at www.therep.org/attend.