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Dan Hoy watched a version of Cats so many times he broke the family VCR. Now, he's living it as part of the touring cast of the musical, which stops at the Walton Arts Center through Sunday afternoon.

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Waitress, on stage at Walton Arts Center, is set in a small town and addresses small-town life's cozy comforts as well as its fishbowl challenges. This week, we asked two of the lead actors in the production of Waitress about how growing up in small towns helped inform their work on the touring production.

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The touring production of Waitress is onstage this week at Walton Arts Center. Two of the actors in the production, Steven Good and Christine Dwyer, stoped by our studio to talk about the musical and how it examines life as it is.

Walton Arts Center's 2019-20 season includes five shows on their first national tours. The seven-show lineup includes "The Play That Goes Wrong," "Fiddler on the Roof," and "The Band's Visit."

"A Bronx Tale" is on stage this week at Walton Arts Center in Fayetteville. We hear from two principal members of the cast about the production.

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The musical Falsettos has a 35-year history, two Tony awards and other nominations. A five-month national tour that will hit major cities in the U.S. is beginning at Walton Arts Center. We speak with some of those involved with the production to learn more about the rehearsal process and what it takes to prepare the show to go on the road.

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Cuban-born pianist Alfredo Rodriguez will perform with Pedrito Martinez at 7:30 p.m. Friday at Walton Arts Center in Fayetteville. Robert Ginsburg, host of Shades of Jazz every Friday at 10 p.m. on 91.3, recently spoke with Rodriguez about his music.

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On Your Feet is a musical that brings the life and career of Gloria Estefan to the stage. We speak with two of the actors in the touring production, which is on stage at Walton Arts Center through Sunday.

John Patitucci Comes to the Walton Arts Center

Nov 19, 2018
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John Patitucci, one of the most respected bass guitarists in jazz, will be at the Walton Arts Center this December. Patitucci spoke with Robert Ginsburg, host of KUAF's Shades of Jazz, ahead of the performance.

Reviving Gospel Roots

Nov 6, 2018

Later this month, Paul Thorn will bring his blistering guitar work to Walton Arts Center in Fayetteville. He'll be joined by the Blind Boys of Alabama and the McCrary Sisters. We recently talked to Thorn about the show, his influences, and about his gospel-inspired album Don't Let the Devil Ride.