Henthorne Performing Arts Center
4825 South Quaker Avenue
Just east of 48th and Peoria
Hours vary. Please call before visiting.
Henthorne Performing Arts Center is home to Heller Theatre and
Clark Theatre productions.
Home of the Laughing Matter Improv Troupe and many fine
community theatre productions, Heller Theatre
presented its first production 1981. Long-time patrons of Tulsa
community theatre will remember Ken Spence, the first director of
Heller Productions are designed for mature audiences and may
contain adult themes and language.
The mission of Clark Theatre is to provide
Tulsa area youth with a way to express themselves through the arts.
The focus is to build confidence, teach tolerance, promote
teamwork, and encourage creativity.
Clark Theatre productions are suitable for the whole family
where all roles are played by students.
Flex Pass - Adult: $42 (savings of $18)
Flex Pass - Senior/Student: $30 (savings of $12)
Tickets: (918) 746-5065
Call early. Seating is
For more information on shows, classes, or to make ticket
reservations, call the Henthorne PAC at (918)
The Tuesday performances of Heller productions are
"Pay-What-You-Can" nights where you decide the price of
Spring Break Theatre Camp
Acting, dancing, singing and a small performance for family and
friends, this is a great opportunity for Tulsa-area youth to get a
sample of what theatre is about. For youth ages 8-14. The cost is
$100 for the entire week. Learn more.
Spring Theatre Classes Announced
Heller and Clark Theatres will offer classes this spring
for youth and adults interested in theatre. Most classes are taught
by degreed professionals and are open to anyone regardless of skill
level. There is also something new this season - check out
information below about the new discount enrollment pass for
Saturday classes! The full schedule can be found here.
Feb. 28, March 1, 7, 8 at 7:30 p.m. and March
2, 9 at 2 p.m.
Our annual teen Shakespeare production tells the story of
Prospero, a powerful wizard-king, who has been betrayed and left on
a deserted island with his young daughter, Miranda. To regain his
freedom, and wreak revenge on his enemies, he summons storms and
supernatural spirits to his aid. As a result, the handsome Prince
Ferdinand is also shipwrecked there, a temptation to Miranda and an
unforeseen complication for Combining fantasy, adventure, music and
romance, "The Tempest," is a masterpiece of world
"Other Desert Cities"
April 4, 5, 8, 11, 12 at 7:30 p.m. and April 13 at 2
A once promising novelist returns home to Palm Springs to
visit her parents. Conflict arises when she announces the imminent
publication of her memoir, which revisits a family scandal never
fully resolved. More information is available here.
Auditions for 2013-2014:
"Heller Shorts" Annual Play Contest is "Taking the Fifth"
"Taking the Fifth!" is the theme for this
year's annual short play contest. Submissions will be accepted
March 1-April 30. Guidelines for the script contest can be found online. More information about the contest can
be found online.
"Laughing Matter" Performance - March 14-15
Heller's adult improv troupe will be performing Friday, March
14, at 7:30 p.m. and Clark's youth improv troupe will perform
Saturday, March 15, at 7:30 p.m. Tickets are $5. For more
information, click online.
Artists - Interested in exhibiting your artwork? Submission Guidelines
Call for Volunteers!
Helping backstage is essential to the success of the production.
Maybe you could work on sets, help with props, or run a follow
Contact Frank Gallagher at
(918) 746-5065 or firstname.lastname@example.org