In the News

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Searching for Photos of SAAC Alumni

We are in search of photos or videos of saac alumni that are no longer with us.  We need your help by sharing pieces of your past, whether photo or video. Please include the name of the deceased and, if possible, a year the photo […]

2015 Theatre Season

As we begin our next 50 years, the theatre committee takes us back to the basics with a season of classics sure to delight all generations. What better way to begin than with the “Bard” himself, as we present our first staging of “Twelfth Night, […]

Summer Musical Welcoming New Sponsor

We are proud to announce a new corporate sponsor.  Murphy USA has made a five year commitment to back SAAC’s summer musical productions.  The sponsorship begins next year as SAAC returns to the basics with their 2015 summer offering of the Royal Shakespeare Company’s version of […]

Johnie Walker Excellence in Art Workshop Series

The South Arkansas Arts Center hosted the first in a series of workshops featuring award-winning artists on November 7-9. Nationally recognized pastel artist Susan Ogilvie’s workshop, “Painting the Landscape: A Personal Approach to Design, Color Harmony, and Creating Natural Light with Pastels,” was attended by local artists […]

In the Gallery

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“Carroll Cloar’s Arkansas” Reception Thursday, November 13

The South Arkansas Arts Center concludes its 50th anniversary celebration with a touchstone exhibition of Arkansas’ native son, Carroll Cloar.  The exhibition, curated by Gay Bechtelheimer and Greg Thompson, will be on display in the Merkle and Price Galleries from November 7 through December 19.  […]

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PLANS UNDERWAY FOR CLEMENTINE HUNTER EXHIBIT

This fall, from September 2-October 31, SAAC hosts an exhibition of Hunter’s works, thanks to the generosity of the family of the late Theodosia Nolan, who was a great friend and collector of Hunter’s. Curated by Tom Whitehead, an expert on Hunter and the author […]

On Stage

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Encore: 50 Years on Stage at the SAAC

Looking Back Over 50 Years • Take a stroll down memory lane as you enjoy songs and scenes from 50 years of theatrical performances from main stage shows. Many veterans of the SAAC stage are returning to perform alongside new faces that have kept our […]

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