The theater governing board of the Southern Arkansas Center for the Arts in Eldorado has set a season for stage productions at the Callaway Theater.
“We are thrilled to bring live theater to Eldorado for a year,” said committee chair Katie Calloway-Hayes. It’s a great time for
Mystery is underway at SAAC this fall with plot twists, double crosses, and sinister motives in the making of Deathtrap, a comic thriller.
The Tony Award-winning play by Ira Levin centers around playwright Sidney Brühl and his talented student Clifford, who go to great lengths to beat screenwriter Brock and stage another hit. . The show, sponsored by Southern Bancorp and Nexus Amarcable, runs from November 4-12, with auditions scheduled for September 19 and 20.
In Spring 2022, the famous carnivorous Audrey II will take to the stage in The Little Shop of Horrors, sponsored by Murphy-Pitard Jewelers. With music by Alan Menken and lyrics by Howard Ashman, the musical uses rock, doo-wop and Motown musical styles to tell the story of an oppressed florist named Seymour. of everyone around you. It will be held from March 3rd to 11th.
Finally, the season concludes with an epic Summer Musical, July 14-17, 20-24, 2022, with Newsies: The Musical. The show is based on his 1992 Disney film, and pits a scrappy young newsman against tycoon Joseph Pulitzer in a long-running battle of underdogs. This energetic, all-ages musical is sponsored by Murphy USA.
SAAC is currently seeking directors for ‘Deathtrap’ and ‘Little Shop of Horrors’. Interested parties should submit a letter of intent, resume and short production proposal to Laura Allen ([email protected]) by September 1st.