Five More Minutes

with Eleanor Bergstein

Posted: March 3, 2017 at 1:40 p.m.

Baby and Johnny take the Walton Arts Center stage March 8-12 in “Dirty Dancing.”

"Dirty Dancing" creator Eleanor Bergstein recently chatted with What's Up! in advance of the live theatrical version of her classic story opening at the Walton Arts Center on March 8. The charismatic author and producer of both versions had too many great anecdotes not to share, so here are some of Bergstein's thoughts on 30 years with Johnny and Baby.



‘Dirty Dancing:

The Classic Story on Stage’

WHEN — 7 p.m. March 8; 1:30 & 7 p.m. March 9; 8 p.m. March 10; 2 & 8 p.m. March 11; 2 p.m. March 12

WHERE — Walton Arts Center in Fayetteville

COST — $48-$97

INFO — 443-5600 or

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