October 29, 2019
The Holidays are just around the corner, which means the return of time-honored traditions and the making of new ones. From acrobatics above the orchestra to snow in the theater, check out these five exciting experiences that you can have, only with your CSO.
1. Snow in the Knight Theater
You may already be familiar with the CSO's annual Magic of Christmas
, but did you know that it snows in the theater following the concert? Featuring a visit from Santa, audience sing-alongs and your favorite holiday music, this longstanding Charlotte tradition combines this year with Carolina Voices' The Singing Christmas Tree December 13-21.
2. Acrobatics above the orchestra
When the circus comes to town, they don't mess around. Cirque de Noel
on December 28 at Belk Theater will include stunning aerial feats that will wow the whole family.
The party has moved to the Belk Theater this year to accommodate more room for the post-concert festivities. Swing into the New Year with style with Gershwin's famous Rhapsody in Blue
, followed by champagne, desserts, a live jazz band, and a countdown to midnight.
returns this year by popular demand. The CSO will perform this beautiful, dramatic work featuring the Hallelujah Chorus with the Charlotte Master Chorale and four soloists on December 6 & 7 at Knight Theater.
5. Watch Kevin get left Home Alone
Part of the CSO's Movie Series, the orchestra will perform the soundtrack to this delightful holiday classic live in sync with the film projected on a large screen above orchestra. Don't miss it on November 29 at Belk Theater.