The Arkansas Repertory Theatre is wrapping up its its 2021 “Rep Outdoors” Series with a free performance of "The Fantasticks in Concert" at 5 p.m. on Oct. 3 in Murray Park.

"The Fantasticks" is a 1960 musical telling of a fable about a boy, a girl and their two parents who try to keep them apart. The musical’s off-Broadway production ran for 42 years with more than 17,000 performances, making "The Fantasticks" the world's longest-running musical.

Tickets are free, but attendees should register in advance online to receive any last minute updates. Patrons interested in supporting the event can purchase a premium experience ticket, which will include preferred parking, a pre-performance picnic dinner with drinks and reserved seating areas. 

The Rep will also soon begin sales for its 2021/2022 production subsciprtions, which include performances of: 

  • "A Charlie Brown Christmas" | Dec. 3-23
  • "Designing Women" | Jan. 18 - Feb. 6
  • "School Girls: Or, The African Mean Girls Play" | March 1 - 20
  • "Into The Woods" | April 19 - May 8

 For updates on these and future shows, follow The Rep on Facebook, Twitter, Instagram and Youtube. Guests can also call the box office for information and tickets at 501.378.0405.