December 14, 8:00 pm
Handel's MESSIAH and Christmas Carol sing-along performed by the Central Presbyterian Church of NY Choir. Byung-Kook Kwak, Music director / Ashley Bell, Soprano / Gloria Park, Mezzo-Soprano / Michael St. Peter, Tenor / Michael Nansel, Baritone. Tickets for children are free!
The Scarsdale Ballet Studio celebrates 26 years in Westchester with a lavish, classic Nutcracker, produced and directed by Diana White, a former ballerina of the New York City Ballet. Ms. White brings her own Nutcracker dream to local audiences in a production featuring New York City Ballet Soloist Dancer, Megan LeCrone, more than 90 child and adult performers, elaborate sets, over 400 costumes, and dance numbers created by eight different choreographers.
December 21 – 22
We invite you to create your very own holiday tradition right here in Westchester! Join NWSOD in their annual production of The Nutcracker. The cast is comprised of dedicated dancers from 18 local school districts, led by professional dancers from Boston Ballet, Joffrey Ballet, Radio City and The Metropolitan Opera Ballet.
December 6 – 8
Witness the next generation of professional dance artists during the Purchase Dance Company’s fall 2019 season in our intimate Dance Theatre Lab! With a wide-range of cutting-edge premieres and exquisitely re-staged masterworks, our season showcases the dynamism and virtuosity of our dancers and highlights their exceptional training. Featuring new works by Marcus Jarrell Willis, Joseph Hernandez, and Eve Chan, plus Trisha Brown's Set & Reset and Balanchine's Tarantella. This event does not take place at The PAC but advance tickets are available through The PAC Box Office.
December 7 – 8
Purchase Opera presents a visionary staging of the ancient story of Dido, Queen of Carthage, and Aeneas, a Trojan prince. Based on Virgil’s Aeneid, this monumental opera is one of Purcell’s foremost theatrical works, recounting struggles for love in the face of war, sorcery, and betrayal. Featuring members of the Purchase Dance Company.
November 7, 8:00 pm
This is a performance of Westcester County high school music students presented by the New York State School Music Association in conjunction with the Westchester County School Music Association. This concert includes the 2019 Area All-State Band, the 2019 Area All-State Treble Chorus, the 2019 Area All-State Mixed Chorus.
November 7, 8:00 pm
This is a performance of Westchester County high school music students presented by the New York State Music Association in conjunction with the Westchester County School Music Association. This concert includes the 2019 Area All-State String Orchestra and the 2019 Area All-State Symphony Orchestra.
December 20 – 22
Through the universal language of music and dance, Shen Yun weaves a wondrous tapestry of heavenly realms, ancient legends, and modern heroic tales, taking you on a journey through 5,000 years of authentic Chinese culture. Its stunning beauty, purity, and tremendous energy leave audiences greatly uplifted and deeply inspired.
November 15, 7:00 pm
Purchase Symphony Orchestra featuring local high school musicians, Purchase Jazz Interpretations Combo, and members of the Purchase Dance Company. This event is part of (T)HERE: A Global Festival of Art, Culture, and Ideas - HAITI, taking place November 14-16 on the campus of Purchase College.
April 19, 3:00 pm
Conductor Jayce Ogren, who began his career on a high rung as the Cleveland Orchestra’s assistant conductor, is joined by Israeli pianist Ran Dank for Beethoven’s most intimate Piano Concerto No. 4. And to honor the 50th anniversary of Earth Day on April 22nd, we’ve chosen two additional works composed as love letters to our planet: Mendelssohn's Hebrides Overture and Copland's Appalachian Spring.
February 9, 3:00 pm
Violinist Ray Ushikubo has performed with the LA Phil, LA Chamber Orchestra, Reno Philharmonic, San Diego Symphony; appeared at Carnegie Hall, Disney Hall, and on The Tonight Show; is a Davidson Fellow Laureate, and was prominently featured on the nationally syndicated From the Top. And he just turned 18. Rachael Worby conducts as he performs Bernstein’s famed West Side Story score arranged as a tour-de-force concerto.