Friday, September 26, 2014

American Ballet Theatre

All-American Celebration
Venue: Sollitt Stage (mainstage)
Dates: October 3-5, 2014
Times: vary
Price: $ 34 - 129
The Auditorium Theatre is thrilled to open our 125th Anniversary season with the return of American Ballet Theatre (ABT). “ABT’s dancing could not be better...full of conviction, nuance, and pizzazz,” raves The New Yorker. Artistic Director Kevin McKenzie brings an eclectic mixed repertoire to the Auditorium’s landmark stage including Twyla Tharp’s Bach Partita and Sinatra Suite; Clark Tippet’s Some Assembly Required; and Jerome Robbins’ Fancy Free.
Approximate Running Time: 2 hours and 30 minutes, including two intermissions
  • Family Matinee - Kids go FREE!*
    • October 4 at 2PM
    • Buy one adult ticket and get one child's ticket for FREE!*
      *Subject to availability and not available on previously purchased tickets. Second free ticket is ONLY available to children 17 and under.
  • Young Professionals Night 
    • October 3 at 6PM - Mix. Mingle. Network.
    • Learn More
      Young Professionals are considered ages 21 - 45.

Phone: 800.982.ARTS (2787) | Box Office: 50 E. Congress Pkwy.Groups of 10 or more people are available now! Click for more information. 
For subscription info, click here or call 312.341.2357. 

Friday, Oct 3 | 7:30PM
Saturday, Oct 4 | 7:30PM
Saturday, Oct 4 | 2PM
Sunday, Oct 5 | 2PM
Bach Partita
Misty Copeland, Gillian Murphy, Stella Abrera, James Whiteside, Marcelo Gomes,
Calvin Royal III

Some Assembly Required
Sarah Lane, Sterling Baca

Sinatra Suite
Misty Copeland, Marcelo Gomes

Fancy Free
Daniil Simkin, 
Eric Tamm, James Whiteside,Luciana Paris, Isabella Boylston
Bach Partita
April Giangeruso, Devon Teuscher, Isabella Boylston, Eric Tamm, Thomas Forster,
Craig Salstein

Some Assembly Required
Nicole Graniero, Grant DeLong

Sinatra Suite
Luciana Paris, James Whiteside

Fancy Free
Craig Salstein, 
Cory Stearns, Marcelo Gomes, Stella Abrera, Gillian Murphy
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Sunday, September 14, 2014

Strauss' Ein Heldenleben with the Houston Symphony Orchestra

Watts Plays Rachmaninoff
Friday, September 19, 2014 at 8:00 PM
Jones Hall

Buy Single Tickets from $25 - $130

Renowned pianist André Watts returns to Houston to perform Rachmaninoff’s deeply romantic Piano Concerto No. 2. Enduringly popular since its 1901 debut, the concerto’s themes have found fame in movies such as Brief EncounterThe Seven Year Itch and the popular song “All by Myself.” Music Director Andrés Orozco-Estrada also leads the heroic symphonic tone poemEin Heldenleben by R. Strauss.


Gabriela Lena Frank: Houston Symphony Commission, World Premiere
Rachmaninoff: Piano Concerto No. 2
R. Strauss: Ein Heldenleben (A Hero’s Life)


Andrés Orozco-Estrada, conductor
André Watts, piano



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Tuesday, September 09, 2014

Elgin Symphony Orchestra - Opening Night!

Opening Night: Andrew Grams is Back!

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Andrew Grams, conductor
Weber - Der Freischütz Overture
Wagner - Prelude to Act 1 of Lohengrin
Wagner - Prelude to Die Meistersinger
Beethoven - Symphony No. 5 in C minor
September 13, 2014 7:30 pm
September 14, 2014 2:30 pm
Hemmens Cultural Center, Elgin
Maestro Andrew Grams will lead the Elgin Symphony Orchestra to open the 2014-15 season with a thrilling program of music inspired by German folk tunes, romance and the legendary tales. Also come experience one of the best-known and most loved symphonies of all time, Beethoven’s 5th!
Tickets are $25, $40 or $60

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