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9/28/2015 - Art a La Carte Ruby Tilton

Stacy Ash
Arts Education Coordinator



Singer-songwriter Ruby Tilton will perform this Friday in the third installment of the 2015 Fall Art a la Carte concert series. Tilton has been featured on Stage II at the Smoky Hill River Festival, at Ad Astra Books & Coffee House and other more intimate local venues. She is described as having a melodic and peaceful presence as one of her strengths on-stage.

Tilton sings and plays folk guitar, and counts among her influences James Taylor, Joni Mitchell and the Beatles. Along with playing at the River Festival, Tilton has served as the manager of Arty’s Stage at the Festival for about 20 years. She is a native of Hawaii.

Tilton’s performance is part of the Art al la Carte series on Friday, October 2nd at 12:20 p.m.  The free concert will take place at Robert Caldwell Plaza near the City-County building. Patrons are encouraged to bring a sack lunch or buy a meal from Chapman’s Take Away food truck on-site. In case of inclement weather, the concert will be held at the Stiefel Theatre for the Performing Arts at 151 S. Santa Fe, on the schedule time and date.

For needed accommodations, please call Amanda Morris at Salina Arts & Humanities at 785-309-5770 between 8:00 a.m. - Noon and 1:00 - 5:00 p.m.  Every effort will be made to accommodate known disabilities.  For material or speech access, please call at least five working days prior to the event.

Salina Arts & Humanities, a department of the City of Salina, has served a unique role in arts advocacy and support since 1966.  The Smoky Hill River Festival, Horizons Grants Program, Smoky Hill Museum, Arts Infusion Program in schools, Community Art & Design, Cultural Connections, and Art a la Carte concert series are among the programs of Salina Arts & Humanities, located at 211 W. Iron Avenue in Salina.