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W.Va. Native Works With Legends At Kennedy Center



On a busy holiday afternoon at the Capitol Market, Kanawha County native Kevin Struthers was trying not to sound too excited about his job, but sometimes it’s near impossible for him not to gush.

“I’m the Kennedy Center’s Director of Programming Jazz, Chamber and Classical New Music,” he said, laughed and added, “It’s kind of an unwieldy title.”
The John F. Kennedy Center for the Performing Arts is the United States National Cultural Center. Located in the nation’s capital, it’s a sprawling building that houses theaters and concert halls that have hosted some of the most respected and revered artists in the world.

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