Tiger Times

photo from americanshakespearecenter.com The Hands of Time tour

Return of a classic drama

February 27, 2019

The American Shakespeare Company is back in Texarkana for their touring performance of “Antigone” featuring a pre-show filled with live music from the actors. The performance will begin at 7:30 p.m. Feb. 27 with the pre-show beginning at 7 p.m. at the Sullivan Performing Arts Center. Admission to the show ...

Graphic by Holland Rainwater

Shakespeare in love

November 13, 2018

Texarkana Repertory Company (TexRep) has been putting on productions for the past 28 years, and their most recent is “Shakespeare in Love.” The play tells the story of a fictional relationship between William Shakespeare and a young woman, Viola, who pretends to be a man in order to perform in on...

Staff photo by Evan LewisTexas High junior Madison Sutton and other members of the TISD Drama program learn basic techniques in stage combat Tuesday February 23, 2016 during a workshop put on by the American Shakespeare Center Troupe at the John Thomas Theatre. ASC is in Texarkana to perform

Earnestly gracing the stage

February 29, 2016

The actors can see the audience and the set is bare. Contemporary music is blended with Shakespeare’s text to connect with the modern audiences. The American Shakespeare Center performed the  Oscar Wilde’s Importance of Being Earnest as a part of their 2015/16 Dangerous Dreams Tour at the Sulliv...

Junior Grace Hickey signs up for Dracula auditions.

People are dying to get in

August 31, 2015

Get your monologues, get your applications, and get your charisma. The stage is waiting. While the terrifying ordeal of an audition isn’t really a pleasant experience for anyone, the benefits of being casted far outweigh any initial worry. The Tiger Theatre Company will be holding auditions for its fall...

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