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ON Stage Series

The UAFS Academy of the Arts is pleased to present ON STAGE - a series that brings a variety of performances to you and includes both professional artists as well as young performers from the Academy.  The series is a beautiful mix of choral, orchestral and theatrical productions.  This season's line-up of great family entertainment is fantastic!
To order tickets, call the UAFS Box Office at (479)788-7300 or visit the Box Office online.

Season Sponsors:



Littlefield Oil

Bedford Camera & Video


United Federal Credit Union


Spring 2015 Performances

Old Time Gospel Hour

Featuring soloists Barry Law, Pam Camp, Brian Gary, Rosilee Russell, a men's Gaither Quartet, and many more.

May 1 - 7:30PM*

May 2 - 2PM*

 Breedlove Auditorium
Tickets - $15

Back by popular demand, come enjoy your favorite gospel music sung by some of your favorite area artists.  From southern gospel to black gospel to timeless hymns, the concert is packed with great old time gospel music!  Favorite singers include Barry Law, Brian Gary, Lacey Thomas, gospel quartet, and many more.  Special appearance by select area choirs.

*Hold on to your February tickets!!! If you purchased tickets for the Feb show that was snowed out they will work for this show!!!

Based on the 1970 Disney Film The Aristocats, this jazzy feline adventure is sure to get audiences tapping their feet to his upbeat score featuring movie favorites such as “Everybody Wants to Be a Cat”, ”Scales and Arpeggios” and many more! What’s a cat to do when Madame’s jealous butler cat-naps Duchess and her Aristokittens and abandons them in the Parisian  countryside?  Luckily Thomas O’Malley comes to their rescue with his gang of rag-tag alley cats. Disney’s The Aristocats KIDS is sure to have audiences of all ages singing and dancing along!

Youth Symphony Program

Let's Tango

May 3 - 3PM

Smith-Pendergrapht Campus Center Reynold's Room
Tickets:   $6 

Spring is in the air and it’s time to dance!  The Youth Symphony Orchestra will be presenting favorite orchestral dance selections from all time.  From the classics to your favorite contemporary tunes, you will be tapping your feet to this high-energy performance! 

Academy Show Choir Kidz Spring Concert

Pop Goes the Music

May 8 - 7PM

Breedlove Auditorium
Tickets:   Adults - $6     Children 10 and under - $5

School House Rock Live JR

Academy Playerz Production

May 16 - 2PM & 7PM

May 17 - 2PM

Breedlove Auditorium

Tickets:   Adults - $12     Children 10 and under - $8

The Emmy Award-winning Saturday morning educational cartoon series and pop culture phenomenon is coming to the stage in School House Rock Live! JR. This energetic musical revue type show follows Tom who is a young school teacher who is nervous about his first day of teaching. He tries to relax by watching TV when various characters emerge from the set and show him how to win his students over with imagination and music. Memorable songs such as “Just a  Bill” “Conjunction Junction” and many more  bring his lessons plans vividly to life. 

Mary Poppins

Xtreme Teenz and Childrens Ensemble Production

March 20 - AM & PM

March 21 - 7PM

ArcBest Corporation Performing Arts Center

Formerly the Fort Smith Convention Center


Tickets:   Adults - $12     Children 10 and under - $8      Groups of 20 or more $5 per person     


One of the most popular Disney movies of all time: Mary Poppins is capturing hearts in a whole new way: as a practically perfect musical! Based on the books by P.L. Travers and the classic Walt Disney film, Disney and Cameron Mackintosh's Mary Poppins delighted Broadway audiences for over 2,500 performances and received nominations for nine Olivier and seven TONY Awards, including Best Musical. 

Sponsored by First National Bank

Ticket Information and Location

Season Tickets

Order Season Tickets and Save!

Adults - $99
Children 10 and under - $85
Ask about our group rates.
To order tickets, please call the UAFS Box Office at (479) 788-7300. A credit card is needed for online ticket purchases.  Tickets will also be available at the door.
For more information, please contact the Academy at (479) 788-7251 or e-mail