Walton Arts Center is excited to announce their 2017-18 Season and a variety of subscription options for patrons interested in early access to the best seats and subscriber-only benefits. In addition to Broadway Series subscriptions, Walton Arts Center offers Create Your Own subscriptions, a Jazz Lovers Package and a new 10x10 Arts Series Membership.

Subscription packages can be purchased by calling the Box Office at 479.443.5600 and by visiting waltonartscenter.org.


THE 2017-18 SEASON BY SERIES

P&G BROADWAY SERIES*
• Rodgers & Hammerstein's The King and I — Oct. 3-8, 2017
• Irving Berlin's White Christmas — Nov. 7-12, 2017
• Finding Neverland — Dec. 19-23, 2017
• Cabaret — Jan. 19-21, 2018
• An American in Paris — Feb. 6-11, 2018
• RENT 20th Anniversary Tour — March 2-4, 2018
• Beautiful - The Carole King Musical — April 24-29, 2018
• The Sound of Music — May 15-20, 2018

*Purchase a six, seven or eight-show Broadway Subscription to guarantee your seats.

10X10 ARTS SERIES*
The 10x10 Arts Series is an inspired collage of what’s happening in the performing arts today, and it’s about making arts experiences accessible and fun. All 10x10 performances still include a pre-show Creative Conversation with the artists, a post-show party with free food and drink discounts and the popular Post It® responses, which allow patrons to share their thoughts and experiences with the artists and fellow patrons.

• Ballet Arkansas Emergence — Oct. 13, 2017
• Cas Public Symphonie Dramatique — Oct. 26, 2017
• Voces8 —Dec. 3, 2017
• Béla Fleck and Brooklyn Rider — Jan. 17, 2018
• The Triplets of Belleville Cine-Concert — Feb. 1, 2018
• Pasadena Roof Orchestra — Feb. 24, 2018
• Aquila Theatre Company’s Sense and Sensibility — March 8, 2018
• Dublin Guitar Quartet — March 9, 2018
• Ravé Mehta’s FLOW — May 24, 2018
• Artosphere Festival Orchestra 10x10 Concert — June 19, 2018

*Purchase a 10x10 Arts Series Membership for early access to all 10 shows and additional benefits.

STARRLIGHT JAZZ CLUB SERIES*
Experience the top names in jazz in the Starrlight Jazz Club. The 2017-18 Starrlight Jazz Club Series includes six shows featuring performers who are on the forefront of today’s jazz scene.

• The Huntertones — Oct. 14, 2017
• Bria Skonberg — Nov. 10, 2017
• The Latin Jazz All Stars featuring Steve Turre & Nestor Torres — Dec. 8, 2017
• Donny McCaslin — Feb.10, 2018
• Alicia Olatuja — March 2, 2018
• Conrad Herwig — April 28, 2018

*Purchase a Jazz Lovers Package for access to all six shows and additional benefits.

KIMBERLY-CLARK FAMILY FUN SERIES
• Secret Agent 23 Skidoo — Oct. 27, 2017
• Trike Theater presents Charlotte's Web — Nov. 17, 19, 25, 26 & Dec. 1-2, 2017
• Martial Artists and Acrobats of Tianjin of the People’s Republic of China — Dec. 7-8, 2017
• Danú A Christmas Gathering: Féile Na Nollag — Dec. 10, 2017
• SoNA's The Snowman: A Family Concert — Dec. 17, 2017
• Slingsby Theater Company’s The Young King — May 5, 2018
• Ailie Cohen and Unicorn Theatre's The Secret Life of Suitcases — May 11, 2018

COCA-COLA NIGHT OUT SERIES
At This Performance — Jan. 29, 2018
• Classic Albums Live: Rumours — Feb. 2, 2018
• Mummenschanz you & me — Feb. 27, 2018
PostSecret: The Show — March 9-10, 2018
• VoicePlay — April 6, 2018

AMERICAN MUSIC SERIES
• TajMo: The Taj Mahal and Keb’ Mo’ Band with special guest Black Pacific — Sept. 19, 2017
• Jake Shimabukuro — Oct. 18, 2017
• LeAnn Rimes — Dec. 12, 2017
• Charlie Daniels Band — May 10, 2018

MATTEL KIDS SERIES
Rudolph the Red-Nosed Reindeer: The Musical — Dec. 1-2, 2017
• Theatre Company Cahoots NI presents Shh! We Have a Plan — Feb. 25, 2018
• Claire Parsons’ And Then... — March 29, 2018
• Trike Theatre presents Lily's Purple Plastic Purse — April 13-14 & 20-21, 2018

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• David Sedaris — Oct. 24, 2017
The Rocky Horror Picture Show — Oct. 30-31, 2017
My Funny Valentine — Feb. 8-9, 2018
Disenchanted — March 14-15, 2018

ADDITIONAL SHOWS
• VoiceJam Competition — April 7, 2018
• Artosphere Festival Orchestra Finale Concert — June 23, 2018

2017-18 P&G BROADWAY SUBSCRIPTION

Six, seven or eight show Broadway subscriptions packages are available. Every subscription includes Rodgers & Hammerstein’s The King and I, Finding Neverland, An American in Paris, Beautiful – The Carole King Musical and The Sound of Music. Patrons can choose between Irving Berlin’s White Christmas, Cabaret and RENT 20th Anniversary Tour to complete their subscription.

Broadway subscriber benefits include the ability to select and guarantee your seat for each performance, priority purchasing opportunities for other Walton Arts Center shows, free access to pre-show Creative Conversations, great deals on other tickets, no exchange fees and free ticket replacement, payment plans and subscription to our weekly e-newsletter.

10X10 ARTS SERIES MEMBERSHIP

The new 10x10 Arts Series Membership gives members early access to all 10 shows, the same seat at each performance, special invitations to member-only events, a free t-shirt, access to free “ambassador” tickets to select shows to spread the word about the 10x10 Arts Series and more for just $130. Your $30 membership fee is tax-deductible.

JAZZ LOVERS PACKAGE

Jazz fans can guarantee their seat at all six jazz performances throughout the season, and receive 15% off single ticket prices just by purchasing a Jazz Lover’s Package. Package buyers can reserve a seat in either our tiered seating or cabaret-style seating, complete with table service and walk-up bar. Cabaret seating packages are $258 per person for the season, and tiered seating packages are $156 per person.

CREATE YOUR OWN SUBSCRIPTION

Patrons who like more flexibility and variety with the shows they choose in a subscription package can select from any series excluding Starrlight Jazz and West Street Live to make their three, five or seven show Create Your Own subscription package.

In addition to the ability to customize their subscription, Create Your Own subscribers also enjoy:
• Early access to the 2017-18 Season before single tickets go on sale to the general public.
• Early access to new shows added throughout the year.
• Discounts on most shows, including Broadway*.

The more you buy, the more you save.*
• 3 show package | $2 off each ticket
• 5 show package | $3 off each ticket
• 7 show package | $5 off each ticket

*Not all shows eligible for discounts. All shows must be purchased in one transaction to receive the discount. You can add more later, but you will keep the same package level all year.