Also to be performed Jan. 26 at 6 p.m. and 8:30 p.m.
Performing Arts Center
Celebrate New Year’s Eve in a brand new way as the Atlanta Symphony Orchestra comes to Hodgson Hall for this fun-filled concert. It’s a musical celebration in the spirit of the famous and ultra-popular Vienna Philharmonic’s New Year’s Eve Gala Concert that is broadcast worldwide to more than ninety countries. The ASO's ninety-minute program begins at 7:00 p.m. so you’ll be out early enough not to miss any of your other traditional activities. Ring in 2016 in style with the Atlanta Symphony Orchestra.
Known internationally as one of Russia's leading companies, The State Ballet Theatre of Russia has thrilled Athens audiences in past visits with performances ranging from "Swan Lake" to "Romeo and Juliet" to "Cinderella." Its dancers include the prize winners of numerous Russian and international competitions. Now the acclaimed company brings its Tchaikovsky Spectacular to the Fine Arts Theatre stage in a glittering production filled with dazzling choreography, lavish sets, beautiful costumes, and some of Tchaikovsky’s most beautiful music.
Contact: Clarke Schwabe 706-542-4752
The UGA British Brass Band will perform. The ensemble, led by former New York Philharmonic principal trumpet Philip Smith, will perform traditional and contemporary repertoire in the classic British brass band tradition.