Although you may not know the name Scott Joplin by heart, you’ve heard his classic melodies everywhere - from the soundtrack to the 1973 Academy Award winning film The Sting, to the tunes played by the ice cream truck! Conductor Andrew Greene and the 11-piece Peacherine Orchestra celebrate Joplin’s hits including The Maple Leaf Rag, The Entertainer (the theme from “The Sting”) and much more! Musical fun for the whole family!
Tickets are $10-$20 and can be purchased at faulkner.uark.edu or by calling the Box Office at 479-575-5387. Box Office hours are Monday through Friday, 1.p.m. to 5 p.m.
Faulkner Performing Arts Center
Completed in September 2015, this world-class performing arts center provides a seating capacity for up to 587 patrons. The Faulkner Performing Arts Center is the main performance venue for the university’s musical organizations and hosts guest musical activities for the university and Northwest Arkansas community. The University of Arkansas is located in downtown Fayetteville, AR and is nestled in the Ozark mountains.