“On Stage” Schedule Features “Addams Family,” “Mulan”

On Stage ScheduleThe Academy of the Arts at the University of Arkansas - Fort Smith has released its schedule of events for the 2015-16 On Stage series, comprised of theatrical and musical performances presented throughout the school year.

 

The series features a variety of shows, from Disney classics like “Mulan” to renditions of gothic musicals like “The Addams Family.” The schedule also includes musical performances by the Youth Symphony Orchestra and the Children’s Choir.

 

Dr. Rosilee Russell, Academy executive director, said the Academy “is excited to present this year’s lineup of shows.”

 

“We expect to see some amazing talent on stage through each of the musical performances and theatre productions,” Russell said. “I look forward to celebrating the Academy’s 10th Anniversary with everyone involved.”

 

The complete schedule includes:

 

Oct. 31: “Winnie the Pooh Kids,” 1 and 2:30 p.m., The Blue Lion at UAFS Downtown, $7 for adults and $5 for children 10 and under.

 

Nov. 20-21: “The Addams Family,” 7 p.m. Nov. 20 and 2 p.m. and 7 p.m. Nov. 21, Breedlove Auditorium, $15 for adults and $10 for children 10 and under.

 

Dec. 3: “A Season of Christmas,” presented by the Children’s Choir, 7 p.m., Breedlove Auditorium, $7 for adults and $5 for children 10 and under.
 

Dec. 6: “Music from the Old World,” presented by the Youth Symphony Orchestra, 3 p.m., Breedlove Auditorium, $7 for general admission.

 

Dec. 18-19: “Mulan Jr.,” 7 p.m. Dec. 18 and 2 p.m. and 7 p.m. Dec. 19, Breedlove Auditorium, $12 for adults and $8 for children 10 and under.

 

Feb. 26: “Broadway Our Way,” 7:30 p.m., Breedlove Auditorium, $15 for adults and $10 for children 10 and under.

 

April 10: “Music from the New World,” presented by the Youth Symphony Orchestra, 3 p.m., Breedlove Auditorium, $7 for general admission.

 

April 16: “Jungle Book Kids,” 1 and 2:30 p.m., The Blue Lion at UAFS Downtown, $7 for adults and $5 for children 10 and under.

 

April 21: “Rock Around the Clock - A Tribute to the ‘50s,” presented by the Children’s Choir, 7 p.m., Breedlove Auditorium, $7 for adults and $5 for children 10 and under.

 

May 6-7: Show To Be Announced, 7 p.m. both days, ArcBest Corp. Performing Arts Center, $15 for adults and $10 for children 10 and under.

 

May 20-21: “Alice in Wonderland Jr.,” 7 p.m. May 20 and 2 p.m. and 7 p.m. May 21, Breedlove Auditorium, $12 for adults and $8 for children 10 and under.

 

A season ticket for the series costs $95 for adults and $70 for children 10 and under. To purchase tickets or find out more information, contact the UAFS Box Office at 479-788-7300 or http://uafs.universitytickets.com. All tickets are currently on sale, and season tickets will be available until the first show on Oct. 31. 

 

Additionally, many shows offer discounts for those purchasing more than 20 tickets. For more information, contact the Box Office. For more information about the Academy and the upcoming shows, contact Josh Floyd at 479-788-7253 or josh.floyd@uafs.edu.

 

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Article by John Post, Director of Public Information
Date Posted: 
Wednesday, September 2, 2015
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http://news.stage.uafs.edu/0
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