The Chilllicothe Area Arts Council is sponsoring a performance by “The New Red Onion Jazz Babies” this Sunday afternoon.  Click to hear KMZUs Sarah Scott talk with Administrator Julie Ashbrook:

Julie Ashbrook

Press Release from Chillicothe Area Arts Council

“The New Red Onion Jazz Babies” will take the stage at 3:00 p.m., Sunday April 29, at the Gary Dickinson Performing Arts Center as part of the Chillicothe Area Arts Council’s 2011-2012 arts season.  This seven-member Kansas City jazz band performs traditional jazz and is known as one of the best jazz bands in the Midwest.  Chillicothe native Don “Shotgun” Carlton led the band for 20 years until his death in 2002.  The box office opens at 2:00 p.m.  Adult tickets are $15 and student tickets are $7.  Season ticket holders will be admitted with their season ticket.  The show is sponsored by the Chillicothe Area Arts Council anf the Missouri Arts Council, a state agency.