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Natalie MacMaster & Donnell Leahy: Meet the Family

By Kendall Buzzelli Ever wonder what it’s like to travel with six (and counting) kids on tour? Somehow and someway, Natalie MacMaster and Donnell Leahy do just that with their musical family. We spoke with Natalie about the highlights and

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Yamato: What is taiko drumming?

By Kendall Buzzelli When I think of drumming, I think of the cool kid in School of Rock or Miles Teller in the movie Whiplash. It’s a very specific view of what drumming can be; I’m unfamiliar with the different kinds of

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Our Favorite Pie Recipes – Just in Time for WAITRESS

Waitress has the Wharton Center admin office with pie on our minds. Pie is making appearances in our dreams, our subject lines and now, even our blog posts. We put our heads together to cultivate an e-cookbook of all our

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The Soundtrack of Your Week – Squirrel Nut Zippers and Davina & the Vagabonds

2018 is in full swing, and Wharton Center is packed with great performances in January. Coming up this week is a performance showcasing two phenomenal groups, each with a unique, iconic sound:  Squirrel Nut Zippers and Davina & the Vagabonds. Haven’t

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What is Matinee? – An Interview With Stuart Pimsler

Stuart Pimsler Dance & Theater (SPDT) is making its way to Wharton Center in less than a week, and what better way to learn about their production, Matinee, than from Stuart Pimsler himself. We discuss his newest work, the company, and other

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Posted in IN THE HOT SEAT, Wharton Center News

We made your holiday music playlist for the season!

By Kristin Pagels We know the holidays are a busy time of year. Between work and/or school, holiday shopping and everything in between, it’s easy for things to sneak up on you. Here at Wharton Center, we’d like to help.

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7 Super Talented Kids You’ve Got To See To Believe

By Kristin Pagels The boys of the Vienna Boys Choir have charmed audiences around the globe for centuries — yes, CENTURIES — with their prodigious musical talent and charming demeanor. The Vienna Boys Choir includes both a boarding school (named Palais

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