Walton Arts Center Adds Soul, Dance, Jazz, Classical Performances for In The Atrium
NORTHWEST ARKANSAS, March 11, 2021 – Walton Arts Center has added more In The Atrium performances that highlight the variety of talent and art forms in our region. The live house concert experience, part of Procter & Gamble Ghost Light Programming, features local artists performing weekly in Walker Atrium.
The line up through April 3 includes:
- Saturday, March 20 - Brahms to Brubeck - An Evening of Piano Greats: featuring Asher Armstrong and Claudia Burson
- Sunday, March 21 - SoNA Voices: Heartwarming Notes with Miho & Tomoko
- Thursday, March 25 - Soul Classics with Jeron Marshall
- Friday, March 26 - Language of Soul – Classical Dances of India
- Saturday, March 27 - Austin Farnam Quartet, jazz
- Sunday, March 28 - Devanee Williams and Michael Puryear, classical harp and cello duo
- Thursday, April 1 - Comedy In The Atrium featuring Raj Suresh, Shawna Blake, John Michael Cronin and JJ Molinaro
- Friday, April 2 - A Carnatic Journey – Indian Classical Music: Featuring Santhoush Ramaswamy and Kartik Balachandran
- Saturday, April 3 - Alisha Pattillo Quartet, jazz
In The Atrium is free to attend, but reservations are encouraged. Socially distanced tables for parties of up to six can be reserved by calling 479.433.5600 or visiting waltonartscenter.org.
Performances start at 7 pm Thursday through Saturday and 2 pm Sunday. Sunday performances will feature classical music. Doors open 30 minutes prior to show time. Reserved tables will be held until five minutes before curtain time, then released for walk-up patrons. Patrons should enter through the Dickson Street doors.
Artists will perform for 75-90 minutes with no intermission. Beer, wine, soft drinks and packaged snacks will be available for cashless purchase prior to and during the performance.
The use of masks and social distancing will remain in place at Walton Arts Center performances through at least the end of May to protect our staff, patrons and performers as the vaccine rollout continues. For a complete list of health and safety protocols please visit waltonartscenter.org.
Ghost Light Programming is presented by Procter & Gamble and provided in part by supporters of the Ghost Light Recovery Fund. The Ghost Light Recovery Fund helps Walton Arts Center offset lost revenue from canceled performances, continue education and intermission programming, maintain facilities and support staff until full-scale performances can resume.