Main Stage Productions

  2020-2021 Season

The Outsiders

August 28th-30th, 2020

This classic story of three brothers and their friends who see themselves as outsiders find themselves struggling with right and wrong. We can't wait for audiences to experience the impact of this story as it unfolds on the Forum Stage.

Princess & Friends

September 12th-13th &
October 17th-18th, 2020

Everyone loves a fairy tale princess and we've got all of your favorites, singing and dancing to songs from all of the popular princess movies!
Congrats to all cast members! See you at the cast meeting in the Forum Tuesday, August 18th @ 5:30 pm!
Princess And Friends Sing Along Cast List (1)
Princess & Friends Show-01 (1)

FOA Music Show-01 (1)

The FOA Music Show

September 18th-20th, 2020

The FOA is bringing back a fan fave with music from across the decades to delight all ages! Packed with singing, dancing, and lots of entertainment, this one is sure to please the whole family!

FOA House of Villains

October 24th-26th & 29th-31st, 2020

The FOA is creating our own version of a Haunted House in the Forum Theater, complete with all the great villains!

Dream Girls

November 13th-15th, 2020

Dreamgirls is the story of three black singers - Deena, Lorrell, and Effie who began as a group called the Dreamettes. They start as three talented, close friends and gradually sharpen their act and rename themselves "The Dreams". Little do they know of the hard, competitive world of show business.

Christmas Carol

November 20th, 2020

The FOA is partnering with Jonesboro Radio Group to bring this class Christmas tale with an old-timey twist! This one night only live event will feature actors on stage in costume as they do a reading to be aired on the radio for all of JRG's listeners!

The Nutcracker

December 11th-13th & 18th-20th, 2020

Join Clara, Sugar Plum Fairy, and of course the beloved Nutcracker doll on an unforgettable Christmas journey! A true FOA tradition, still going strong!
The 2020 Nutcracker Cast List
Congratulations on your role in our upcoming production of The Nutcracker Ballet! Please, carefully read through all of this information. We also ask that you print and return the following things to the Foundation of Arts Art Center no later than tomorrow (Wednesday, August 26) at 5:00 pm. Please also be signed up for 7 of your 8 hours on (the last hour can be fulfilled by bringing an item to Breakfast with Ballerinas: more information later on) by 5:00 pm. Once you turn in your forms and pay any costume fees, we will give you your complimentary ticket and your rehearsal schedule.
Dressing Room Assignments
Stage Notes Form
grievance procedure
Production Form
Photo Policy & Publicity Release
Statement of Commitment Instructions
Video Ad Sales Form
Cast Packet Handbook
Playbill Ad Sales Form

Rock of Ages

January 8th -10th, 2021
Center Stage Productions

Center Stage is bringing this insanely fun and hilarious musical in all its 80's hair band splendor.
September 26th @ 6:00 & 27th @ 12:00 at Sue's Kitchen. Further details can be found on Center Stage fb page.


School House Rock Live!

January 22nd-24th, 2021
Schoolhouse Rock Live! Based on the 1970s cartoon, this fast-paced musical teaches lessons with clever, catchy tunes. A pop culture phenomenon comes to the musical stage in Schoolhouse Rock Live! ... follows Tom, a nerve-wracked school teacher who is nervous about his first day of teaching.


Chitty Chitty Bang Bang

Dates TBA

Cabin Fever: Sweethearts Edition

February 13th, 2021

Lion King Jr.

April 9th-11th, 2021
Join us as Simba embarks on the journey of a life time with the characters we all know and love in this touching story and beautiful presentation of song and dance.
February 5th @ 5:30
February 6th @ 10:00




The Little Mermaid

May 7th-9th & 14th-16th, 2021

Join us under the sea as Princess Ariel seeks adventure and love on dry land, all while perhaps the most evil villianess in Disney history, Ursula, attempts to undermine Ariel and her father. The theater is sure to be packed for this popular production!
February 19th @ 5:30
February 20th @ 10:00


© 2018 Foundation of Arts - Jonesboro