When The Rite of Spring opened in Paris 100 years ago, it incited both awe and outrage. It also made musical history. With performers from throughout Northeast Ohio led by David Shimotakahara, Artistic Director of Ground- Works Dance Theater, this is the Akron Symphony’s first full-scale Classics Series production bringing together music and dance.
Christopher Wilkins, conductor
David Shimotakahara, artistic director, choreographer
GroundWorks Dance Theater
Dvorak: Symphony No. 8
Stravinsky: The Rite of Spring
Call 330-535-8131 for tickets or more information. Tickets range from $22-$52 and can be purchased directly through the Akron Symphony Ticket Office by phone or in-person. Tickets can also be purchased online through Ticketmaster or through EJ Thomas Hall. Discounts are available for students, seniors and groups of 10+.
Subscribe to our Classics Series and save 50% off single ticket prices. Visit www.akronsymphony.org for details.
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