The Argenta Community Theater will be reopening this summer.
The North Little Rock theater will hold a grand reopening celebration on Tuesday, Aug. 17 with some special guests. This summer party, which includes a seated dinner, award presentations and performances, will also have Tony Award winner and Broadway legend Ben Vereen in attendance with the cast of Pippin.
The reopening celebration will be held at Argenta Plaza at 510 Main St. in North Little Rock.
Tickets for the party can be purchased here. Individual tickets begin at $175, and table prices begin at $1,500.
The Argenta Community Theater has also released its schedule for the 2021-2022 season. Starting with the classic Pippin, the theater will have seven productions along with its ACTing Up summer camp.
See the full performance schedule below:
PIPPIN: August 18-28, 2021
Book by: Roger O. Hirson, Music & Lyrics by: Stephen Schwartz, Directed on the Broadway Stage by: Bob Fosse, Originally starring Ben Vereen in a Tony Award winning performance as The Leading Player.
STEEL MAGNOLIAS: September 16-26, 2021, PRODUCED IN COLLABORATION WITH ACANSA
By: Robert Harling
THE SOUND OF MUSIC: November 3-21, 2021, PRODUCED IN COLLABORATION WITH WILDWOOD PARK
Music by: Richard Rodgers, Lyrics by: Oscar Hammerstein II, Book by: Howard Lindsay and Russell Crouse
A CHRISTMAS CAROL: December 8-18, 2021
Adapted for ACT by: Judy B. Goss from the work of Charles Dickens
A LITTLE NIGHT MUSIC: February 1-6, 2022, PRODUCED IN COLLABORATION WITH OPERA IN THE ROCK
Music and lyrics by: Stephen Sondheim, Book by: Hugh Wheeler
OUR TOWN, March 9-19, 2022
By: Thornton Wilder
THE WIZARD OF OZ, April 27-May 7, 2022
By: Frank L. Baum, Music and Lyrics By: Harold Arlen & E. Y. Harburg, Background Music By: Herbert Stothart