Variety Is The Spice - WAC season aims to provide entry point for all


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"Talk about the universal language of music or jazz," jazz curator Robert Ginsburg raves about George Brooks' Aspada. "Undoubtedly, almost all the music traditions in the world, in certain elements, embrace this idea of improvisation, and Indian music has definitely done that. And George is a guy who has ... dovetailed jazz traditions with Indian traditions."

In this, the Walton Arts Center's 26th year, Fayetteville's performing arts center continues its mission of providing diverse programming that will engage, enrich and enchant Northwest Arkansas audiences.


Broadway Season

• Jersey Boys — Oct. 5-7

• School of Rock — Oct. 23-28

• On Your Feet! — Dec. 4-9

• The Lincoln Center Theater Broadway Production of Falsettos — Feb. 8-9, 2019

• A Bronx Tale — Feb. 26-March 3, 2019

• Waitress — April 9-14, 2019

• CATS — May 28-June 2, 2019

• Les Misérables — June 18-June 23, 2019

The mesmerizing Jessica Lang Dance Co. is part of the 10x10 Arts Series with a performance Sept. 20.

Friends Shayna and Tracey "co-authored a book called 'Parentally Incorrect: True Tales by Real Moms About the F**ked-Up Things Their Kids Have Done.' ...

"Kids love to see the [books] that they love brought to life onstage. It's just charming," says vice president of learning and engagement Laura Goodwi...

"We're partnering with the University of Arkansas' Black Music Symposium and the Faulkner Performing Arts Center to bring in Ruthie Foster, so she wil...

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