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‘Straight White Men’: APT comedy considers family, privilege, success

Begin, if you will, with this premise: Three adult sons are spending Christmas with their widowed father. They love him, they love each other, and they want nothing more than

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One Voice For Many: ‘My Father’s War’ an emotional tribute

Some time ago, TheatreSquared co-founders — and husband and wife — Amy Herzberg and Robert Ford paid tribute to the men who lost their lives on D-Day by visiting Utah

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Bigger Than One Family: Film looks at decades of oppression, separation

Baldwin Chiu was used to his father’s vague answers when he questioned him about his heritage. But when Chiu had a daughter of his own, he decided vague answers weren’t

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Bigger Than One Family: Film looks at decades of oppression, separation

Baldwin Chiu was used to his father’s vague answers when he questioned him about his heritage. But when Chiu had a daughter of his own, he decided vague answers weren’t

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More Theater Is Better: ‘Next to Normal’ planned by fledgling company

Shannon Miller sees “theater done well” as a daily imperative as essential as a good cup of coffee. “I am pleased with the number of locations where I can get

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People You Think You Know: APT play a surrealist look at politics, passion, power

“It might be tempting, very tempting, to play these characters as imitations of the real deal,” playwright Lucas Hnath says of his surrealist dramedy “Hillary and Clinton.” “Don’t do it!

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No Longer Adrift: UA actors finally together again for streaming production

The first thing you need to know about the University Theatre’s production of “Men on Boats” is that it’s equal parts comedy and adventure. Jaclyn Backhaus’ play tells the “true(ish)”

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Ready To Take Flight: Pilot Arts returns to stage with celebration of women

Maria Mitchell was America’s first professional woman astronomer. Mary Fields was the first African-American woman to deliver mail for the U.S. Postal Service. Junko Tabei was the first woman to

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Sharing The Showtunes: Broadway comes to Baum Walker at WAC

When Broadway’s Christine and Raoul from Andrew Lloyd Webber’s “The Phantom of the Opera” find themselves together again on the Walton Arts Center stage in Fayetteville, you know they’re sure

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‘Small Cheer And Great Welcome’: Radio theater ‘Comedy of Errors’ promises ‘a merry feast’

Like most arts organizations, the Northwest Arkansas Audio Theater was largely stymied by the covid-19 pandemic. The five-year-old organization, dedicated to keeping the magic of radio drama alive, spent most