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Wednesday morning, some of the cast of the touring production of School of Rock gave a performance to a small audience in the lobby of Walton Arts Center. The production is on stage through Sunday. We speak with some of the performers about the production, and about what it's like to act in a play about school while still attending school.

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A multimedia show that boils down nearly 14 billion years of history into 90 minutes will be on stage next week at Walton Arts Center. Kealoha, the first poet laureate of Hawaii, created The Story of Everything, and he talks to us about the show prior to its arrival in northwest Arkansas.

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Five illusionists will take the stage Oct. 17-18 at Walton Arts Center as part of The Illusionists - Live From Broadway. We speak with Jeff Hobson, one of the illusionists, about the art of pickpocketing.

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Pinchas Zukerman has a pair of Grammy Awards, has conducted world-class orchestras, directed top-tier festivals and teaches at the Manhattan School of Music. The Zukerman Trio will perform at 8 p.m. Friday at Walton Arts Center.

The venerable Late Nite Catechism provides laughs and a chance for the audience to steer the play. But it also can provide more than comedy.

The Art of Wine includes plenty of wine (plus some beer and spirits) and extends over two days at the Walton Arts Center.

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The national touring production of The Sound of Music arrives at Walton Arts Center this week. We ask actors in the musical, Mike McLean and Jill-Christine Wiley, about the production.

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This week, Walton Arts Center hosts Beautiful: The Carole King Musical. This morning, we talked with Jacob Heimer about his work portraying Barry Mann in the production.

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This weekend's Voice Jam Festival at Walton Arts Center features a capella performances, competitions and workshops. One of the workshop leaders, Michael Martinez, gave us a preview of what to expect.

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Next year's Broadway season at Walton Arts Center features eight musicals including five Arkansas premieres. Waitress, School of Rock and Cats are all part of the 2018-19 lineup.

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