Theatre: Director

A Song in the Night

Nightingale Theatre
Directed by Chip Arnold
Original Play by Bob and Merrill Farnsworth, Paula Flautt, and Chip Arnold
Music & lyrics by Bob and Merrill Farnsworth.

Storyline: The events around the birth of Joseph and Mary’s first child.

Vidkid

Nightingale Theatre
Directed by Chip Arnold
Book by Chip Arnold and Merrill Farnsworth
Music and lyrics by Bob and Merrill Farnsworth

VIDKIDStoryline: A kid gets so addicted to playing video games he gets sucked into the world of a particularly sinister game and must fight his way out.

Beauty For Ashes/Mr. Emmanuel

Nightingale Theatre
Directed by Chip Arnold
Book by Chip Arnold
Music and lyrics by Bob and Merrill Farnsworth

Storyline: A present-day retelling of the passion of the Christ.

BEAUTYFORASHES

Story Theatre

Nightingale Theatre
Directed by Chip Arnold

“Totally delightful…a succession of hilarious effects in this delicious evening…”

Clara Hieronymus
The Tennessean

Gift of the Magi

Nightingale Theatre
Directed by Chip Arnold

“Christmas spirit felt at Belle Meade Mansion. Nightingale Theatre and Belle Meade Mansion have joined hands in a very pleasant kind of Christmas season observance. Guests-stomachs heavy from a traditional Christmas feast…may find Nightingale Theatre’s mirthful production of O. Henry’s Gift of the Magi to be the perfect dessert.”

Clara Hieronymus
The Tennessean

Noah

Nightingale Theatre
Directed by Chip Arnold
Book by Chip Arnold
Music and lyrics by Bob and Merrill Farnsworth

Storyline: A modern-day musical based on Noah and the flood.

NOAH

The Mighty Have Fallen

Lipscomb University
Directed by Henry Arnold II
Original Play by Chip Arnold

Storyline: The rise and fall of Saul, the first king of Israel.

MIGHTY

The Last Temptation

Lipscomb University
Directed by Henry Arnold II
Original Play by Chip Arnold

TheLastTemptationStoryline: Jesus dies and goes to hell and Satan throws him a lavish dinner party.