Call Me Mara to open March 1 at The Weekend Theater!

Call Me Mara to open March 1 at The Weekend Theater!

Presenting The Weekend Theater’s next adventure – Call Me Mara, by local playwright Phillip H. McMath! Call Me Mara is set in early 1942 just after the United States entered World War II. It explores the dynamics resulting from a blind date that connects two families who are doing their part in fighting the war

Announcing the cast of Yellowman by Dael Orlandersmith!

Announcing the cast of Yellowman by Dael Orlandersmith!

Directed by Antwon Staton, Yellowman is a multi-character memory play about an African-American woman who dreams of life beyond the confines of her smalltown Southern upbringing and the light-skinned man whose fate is tragically intertwined with hers. The play explores the negative associations surrounding male blackness as well as the effect these racial stereotypes have

Every Christmas Story Ever Told (And Then Some) – The Final Weekend!

We’re down to the final three chances to seeEvery Christmas Story Ever Told (And Then Some!)at The Weekend Theater! Join us as we travel through all the holiday classics you can think of – from the Island of Misfits toys to Bedford Falls and everywhere in-between!  Thursday, December 14 at 7:30pmFriday, December 15 at 7:30pmSaturday,

About The Weekend Theater

  The Weekend Theater is a non-profit theatrical community that produces socially significant plays for central Arkansas, and our story dates back to a 1991 production staged at a local church. Today, though, our intimate, smoke-free theater is located in a wonderful, comfortably remodeled two-story building at the corner of 7th and Chester streets in Little Rock. For

Season 31 at The Weekend Theater!

Children of Eden Music and Lyrics by Stephen Schwartz and Book by John Caird Directed by Elizabeth Reha, Music Direction by Jeannie Cross July 14 – 30, 2023 at The Weekend Theater Get Tickets Here / Buy a Flexpass Now Based on the first nine-and-a-half chapters of the Book of Genesis, Children of Eden casts


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