The first performance of 'The Nutcracker' in the U.S. took place in 1944 and was performed by the San Francisco Ballet - nutcracker.com
“We have a lot of fun with these Christmas songs,” says bassist and band leader Adam Kubota. “It’s a very entertaining show.”
It’s Christmastime and all the Peanuts kids are celebrating — writing letters to Santa, hanging decorations, addressing cards. Except for Charlie Brown. “Charlie Brown bemoans the fact that Christmas is…
The show features a six-person band backed by an orchestra.
Why you should go: It’s the orchestra’s annual all-Mozart program, and that by itself is worth the price of admission.
“Once on This Island,” set in the French Antilles, is a sweeping tale of Ti Moune, a fearless peasant girl who falls in love with a boy from a rich family.
The next Pops programs are the "Holiday at Peace" concerts from Dec. 20-22 and "Revolution: The Beatles Symphonic Experience" on March 26, 2020.
“We’ve been so well received. There’s been a standing ovation after every performance." - Phillip Boykin
“It’s a very special piece for me,” Tchivzhel, the longtime Greenville Symphony music director, said of Gustav Mahler’s Fifth Symphony.
“I think of Greenville as my out-of-town tryouts." - Kathleen Turner
The festival is on Nov. 2-3 at the Peace Center's Gunter Theatre.
The Grammy Award-winning men’s vocal ensemble will perform its latest program, “Trade Winds."
Included on the program will be music from “Star Wars,” “Raiders of the Lost Ark,” “Jurassic Park,” “Jaws,” “ET,” “Superman” and “Harry Potter and the Sorcerer’s Stone” and more.
The best-selling author explores the wonders of the human body in his book, "The Body: A Guide for Occupants."
The Chorale has performed the chosen pieces many times over the past 59 years.