MSA-West Performing Arts Center hosts fiddler Shaw Jan. 31

Staff Writer
Plaquemine Post South
Amanda Shaw will perform at MSA-West's Performing Arts Center Jan. 31.

PLAQUEMINE – MSA-West's Performing Arts Center will host a performance by musical prodigy Amanda Shaw Jan. 31.

Shaw is an American Cajun fiddler, singer and actress from Covington.

Shaw received some of her early musical training in Southeastern Louisiana University's Community Music School. She studied classical violin starting at age four and at eight began playing and performing Cajun music.

Shaw and her band, The Cute Guys, appear regularly throughout the New Orleans area including annual shows at the New Orleans Jazz & Heritage Festival. They have also performed at Southeastern's historic Columbia Theatre in Hammond.

Also performing at the event will be the MSA-West Orchestra and Excalibur Dancers.

Tickets can be purchased for $20 at PAC ticket office during school hours or by calling 225-687-6845.