Tony®-Nominated Broadway Revival of Fiddler on the Roof Coming to Walton Arts Center

NORTHWEST ARKANSAS, February 21, 2020 – Walton Arts Center welcomes the Tony Award®-nominated Broadway revival of Fiddler on the Roof for eight performances April 14-19 as part of the Procter & Gamble Broadway Series.

Tickets for the show start at $40 plus applicable fees and can be purchased in-person at the Walton Arts Center box office, by calling 479.443.5600 or by visiting waltonartscenter.org. Patrons also can get reserved parking for $7 when they purchase their show tickets.

A beloved classic from Tony Award-winner Joseph Stein and Pulitzer Prize- winners Jerry Bock and Sheldon Harnick, Fiddler on the Roof is directed by Tony-winner Bartlett Sher (South Pacific, The King and I). Acclaimed Israeli choreographer Hofesh Shechter choreographed the revival, inspired by the original choreography of Jerome Robbins.

Fiddler on the Roof is the heartwarming story of fathers and daughters, husbands and wives and life, love and laughter. This classic musical is rich with Broadway hits, including “To Life (L’Chaim!),” “If I Were A Rich Man,” "Sunrise Sunset,” "Matchmaker, Matchmaker” and “Tradition.”

The original Broadway production of Fiddler on the Roof, which opened in 1964, was the first musical in history to surpass 3,000 performances. The show won the 1965 Tony for Best Musical in addition to eight other Tony Awards that year. This acclaimed revival proudly introduces a new generation to the iconic musical adored across the globe.

If you have a group of 10 or more, you are eligible for personalized service, ticket and venue rental discounts. Call 479.571.2719 or email at groups@waltonartscenter.org for more information.

Show Times:
Tuesday, April 14 and Wednesday, April 15 at 7 pm
Thursday, April 16 at 1:30 and 7 pm
Friday, April 17 at 8 pm
Saturday, April 18 at 2 and 8 pm
Sunday, April 19 at 2 pm

Walton Arts Center is Arkansas’ largest and busiest performing arts presenter. Each year more than 215,000 people from Arkansas, Missouri, Kansas and Oklahoma and beyond attend more than 300 public events at Walton Arts Center, including performances, rehearsals, community gatherings, receptions, weddings and more. Approximately 35,000 students and teachers participate annually in arts learning programs at Walton Arts Center, and almost 250 volunteers donate 28,000 hours of time each year to its operations. Walton Arts Center presents entertainers and artists from around the world including Broadway musicals, renowned dance companies, international artists, up-and-coming jazz musicians and more. As a non-profit organization, Walton Arts Center enjoys the generous support of public sector funding, corporate sponsorship and private donors, allowing audience members to enjoy world-class performances at a great price. To learn more about Walton Arts Center, visit www.waltonartscenter.org.

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