About Our Theatre

About Us

Each year it produces a selection of the Bard’s plays, along with other productions, in its summer festival in Conway. Arkansas Shakespeare Theatre, which has been featured in The New York Times, is also a major educational force in Arkansas.

 

This professional company brings respected and experienced Shakespearean actors to Arkansas for each season, producing vibrant, engaging, lively and provocative performances for all Arkansans.

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Our Mission

To entertain, engage, and enrich the community by creating professional and accessible productions of Shakespeare and other works that promote educational opportunities, community involvement, and the highest artistic standards.

Our Staff

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EXECUTIVE DIRECTOR

Shauna Meador

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MANAGING DIRECTOR

Chad Bradford

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PRODUCTION MANAGER

Austin Aschbrenner

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COSTUME SHOP MANAGER

Keagan Styes

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THEATRE MANAGER

Josh Gibby

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ADMINISTRATIVE ASSISTANT

Katie Little-Aschbrenner

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ARTISTIC ASSOCIATE

Chris Fritzges

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ARTISTIC ASSOCIATE

Steven Marzolf