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The Show Must Go On!

APT creates new performance space online BECCA MARTIN-BROWN bmartin@nwadg.com Bad news first: Audiences looking forward to productions of “Buyer & Cellar” and “A Clean House” at Arkansas Public Theatre will

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The Show Must Go On

Brewery becomes movie theater during pandemic LARA JO HIGHTOWER lhightower@nwadg.com   For Quentin Willard, founder and operator of the Fort Smith Brewing Company, breweries are not just for serving beer.

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The Show Must Go On

Brewery becomes movie theater during pandemic LARA JO HIGHTOWER lhightower@nwadg.com For Quentin Willard, founder and operator of the Fort Smith Brewing Company, breweries are not just for serving beer. They’re

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The Show Must Go On

Playwrights continue work without festival LARA JO HIGHTOWER lhightower@nwadg.com When the University of Arkansas Department of Theatre produced the first ArkType New Play Festival in 2018, department chairman Michael Riha

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Digging Up The Facts

Study supports value of arts integration in learning JOCELYN MURPHY jmurphy@nwadg.com “The arts make us more human, make us more compassionate, make us more thoughtful and make us more reflective.

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Season Of Surprises

ACO adds black box options to 2020-21 offerings BECCA MARTIN-BROWN bmartin@nwadg.com “ACO just needed a chance to transform a little bit,” says Erin West, the Springdale arts center’s assistant executive

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‘Hadestown’ on 2020-21 Broadway lineup in Tulsa

Critics use words like “compelling,” “exuberant,” “exhilarating,” “relevant” and sure to be the next cult classic. The musical they’re talking about is “Hadestown,” and with a “masterful” production still on

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One man’s memories live again in ‘My Father’s War’

When Bob Ford met and married Amy Herzberg, he didn’t just gain new in-laws. He also became one of the caretakers of her father’s World War II stories. “I grew

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Manna From Heaven?

APT’s ‘Meteor Shower’ snarky, absurd, hilarious BECCA MARTIN-BROWN bmartin@nwadg.com “Snarky, sexy, stunning.” “Absurd, titillating, wry.” “Hilarious, surprising, absurd.” “Stuff gets crazy.” Ask the Arkansas Public Theatre cast and director of

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T2 Designs Eclectic Season

‘Designing Women’ reincarnated in new comedy LARA JO HIGHTOWER lhightower@nwadg.com Last Sunday night was a big night for TheatreSquared: Northwest Arkansas’ only professional regional theater announced its new season —