William Shatner's One-Man Show Coming to NWA

For More Information Contact:
Beth Bobbitt
479.571.2747
bbobbitt@waltonartscenter.org

For Immediate Release

William Shatner’s one-man show coming to NWA:
On sale with tickets to full WAC Season
Northwest Arkansas (July 22, 2013) –Walton Arts Center is excited to announce that television and movie legend William Shatner will bring his solo show, SHATNER’S WORLD: WE JUST LIVE IN IT to Northwest Arkansas on Saturday, January 11 at 8pm. Tickets to SHATNER’S WORLD and tickets to the full 2013-14 Season go on sale Wednesday, July 24 at 9am.* SHATNER’S WORLD tickets range from $50-$125 and can be purchased by calling the Box Office at 479.443.5600 or by visiting www.waltonartscenter.org. For downloadable images and logos visit Shatner Drop Box.

*Prior to July 24, tickets to the 2013-14 WAC season can be purchased as a Create Your Own or Broadway subscription, except for Jersey Boys which is already on sale.

This performance goes on sale with the rest of the season, which includes Broadway smash hits Jersey Boys, Chicago and Andrew Lloyd Webber’s The Wizard of Oz, live concerts from Aaron Neville and The Doobie Brothers, great family shows like Disney’s Beauty and the Beast and The Nutcracker, hilarious appearances from cultural icons like Jim Belushi and so much more! For information on the full line-up, visit the WAC event listing.

“Performing for audiences on the road has been one of the most gratifying experiences I’ve ever had as an actor,” says William Shatner. “My fans are the best in the world and I can’t wait to get back on tour this year.” For SHATNER’S WORLD video clips, visit http://shatnersworld.com/photosvideos.html.

The 90-minute show will take audiences on a voyage through the life and career of William Shatner, who is known as much for his unique persona as for his expansive body of work on television and film. This is a rare chance to witness this one-man force of nature as he showcases his laugh-out-loud humor, signature storytelling, and inimitable style. Through anecdotes, songs, jokes and even some poignant moments, you will experience this legend’s phenomenal path from classically trained actor to cultural icon, brilliantly creating the larger-than-life and most important character he has ever played, William Shatner.

SHATNER’S WORLD: WE JUST LIVE IN IT is part of the Coca-Cola Night Out Series and is produced by Innovation Arts & Entertainment; Larry A Thompson Organization; Adam Troy Epstein; Larry A Thompson; Seth Keyes; and Josh Sherman. For tickets, call the box office at 479.443.5600 or visit www.waltonartscenter.org. For more information on Shatner’s World, visit www.shatnersworld.com.

Walton Arts Center is Arkansas' premier center for the performing arts and entertainment. Each year more than 200,000 people from Arkansas, Missouri, Kansas and Oklahoma and beyond attend over 350 public events at Walton Arts Center, including performances, rehearsals, community gatherings, receptions, graduations and more. Approximately 50,000 students and teachers from 30 school districts participate annually in arts learning programs at Walton Arts Center, and over 300 volunteers donate more than 15,000 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 pay on average only 50% of the cost of programs offered. To learn more about Walton Arts Center, visit www.waltonartscenter.org.

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