The Studio Theatre exists to enrich central Arkansas by providing professional quality theatre experiences utilizing local talent to challenge, grow and entertain our patrons and community.
Our Compelling Story
The Studio Theatre believes the heartbeat of artistic expression is providing transformative experiences that challenge our emotions, intellect and worldview. Since its inception in 2014, the Studio Theatre has brought theatrical innovation to central Arkansas audiences. Whether it is reimagining the setting and scenery of classic shows or bringing new and diverse works straight from Broadway to our local 7th street space, The Studio Theatre affords local artists and audiences a chance to participate in something truly unique. Our productions our mounted in our multi-use downtown space filled with laughter, music and creative energy, where all Arkansans can walk in, feel embraced and be welcomed.
2018-2019 Top 5 Goals
- Increase our first time patronage by 25% over previous year’s attendance.
- Individual/Corporate sponsors to bring New York quality shows to Little Rock.
- Microphone and speaker upgrades to provide a moving theatrical experience.
- Grow our Board by adding 3 new board members.
- Secure private donations and grant funding to support operations expenses.
Top 5 Long-term Goals
- Increase number of season ticket/flex-pass holders by 25%.
- Build youth training/educational programming for both acting and technical theatre.
- Strengthen our volunteer program, community outreach.
- Build an endowment to ensure the longevity of The Studio Theatre
- Attract a diverse board of Directors that represents all demographics in central Arkansas.
Our Need and Your Partnership
The Studio Theatre is a 501(c)3 non-profit that exists because of donors like you, those with a passion for the arts in Central Arkansas. Please join us in creating outstanding theatrical experiences for our community. We pride ourselves in valuing our partnerships and reward them with a system of perks detailed below, offering you members only events, name recognition for your donation, and ensuring you get the best value in Central Arkansas for your sponsorship dollars. As an added bonus, consider the following perks for being one of our partners.
We look forward to hearing from you at firstname.lastname@example.org on how we can work together to make theatre arts thrive in Central Arkansas.