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TUESDAY, MAR. 31, 2020 at 6:30 PM | LITTLE ROCK

We regret to inform you that the Leesa Cross-Smith reading will be postponed due to the developing COVID-19 situation. We appreciate your patience while we secure the future date.

A special reading and discussion at Ron Robinson Theater featuring Leesa Cross-Smith, author of So We Can Glow: Stories. Moderating the discussion is OA contributor and author of A Few Seconds of Radiant FilmstripKevin Brockmeier.

“Leesa Cross-Smith is a consummate storyteller who uses her formidable talents to tell the oft-overlooked stories of people living in that great swath of place between the left and right coasts.” —Roxane Gay, author of Bad Feminist

THURSDAY, APR. 16, 2020 at 8:00 PM | LITTLE ROCK

Season Sponsor: University of Arkansas for Medical Sciences

“Ranky Tanky proved that exotic music can be both unfamiliar enough to be surprising, and yet familiar enough to provoke swinging hips and nodding heads. When it works, it’s the best of both worlds.”
Paste

THURSDAY, APR. 23, 2020 at 8:00 PM | LITTLE ROCK

Season Sponsor: University of Arkansas for Medical Sciences

“This young musician and composer is at once reestablishing the artistic, cultural, and social tradition of jazz while creating an entirely new jazz language for the 21st century.”
MacArthur Foundation

TUESDAY, MAY 19, 2020 at 6:30 PM | LITTLE ROCK

Presented by the UAMS College of Medicine’s Department of Medical Humanities & Bioethics

A special reading and discussion at Ron Robinson Theater featuring Beth Macy, author of DopesickFactory Man, and Truevine. Moderating the discussion is Dr. Angela L. Scott, a professor at UAMS College of Medicine.

THURSDAY, JUNE 11, 2020 at 8:00 PM | LITTLE ROCK

This concert was originally scheduled for March 12, but was postponed due to the COVID-19 situation. If you have any questions please call us directly at 501-263-0191.

Season Sponsor: University of Arkansas for Medical Sciences

“In a short-­attention-­span world overloaded with sensory stimulation, there aren’t many artists who can stop you in your tracks with a single song.”
American Songwriter

THURSDAY, JULY 9, 2020 at 7:00 PM | LITTLE ROCK

This concert was originally scheduled for March 15, but was postponed due to the COVID-19 situation. If you have any questions please call us directly at 501-263-0191.

Featuring  Justin Peter Kinkel-Schuster

“It is as if, just by listening to him, a person is taken into his confidence. That trust—the negligible distance between what Moreland feels and what he sings—can create a beguiling intimacy. He is confessing, but expects no absolution.”
The New Yorker