Saturdays at 8 PM at the Stranahan Theater and the Peristyle.
October 5, 2019 | Stranahan Theater
From the Toy Story trilogy to The Incredibles and Up, Pixar has forever changed filmmaking while giving us some of the most beloved characters in cinematic history. Now, Pixar is coming to you like you’ve never heard or seen it before: in concert with a live symphony orchestra. This visually stunning, high-definition, multi-media family show features video montages of memorable clips from every one of Pixar’s 14 films—including Cars, WALL•E, Ratatouille, A Bug’s Life, Finding Nemo, Monsters, Inc. and Brave—all accompanied live by the Toledo Symphony.
This concert is made possible by The Andersons Inc. Charitable Foundation.
January 25, 2020 | Stranahan Theater
Renée Elise Goldsberry rose to fame as Angelica Schuyler in the musical phenomenon Hamilton, winning a Tony and Grammy Award for her role. Now, see her with the TSO as she performs music from Broadway, including shows like Rent and The Lion King, and original songs based on the poetry of Maya Angelou. Not to be missed!
March 21, 2020 | Peristyle
Whether she’s jammin’ on her trombone or breezing through a song with her nothing-held-back, multi-octave vocals, Seattle native Aubrey Logan captivates audiences. Fresh off an international tour with Postmodern Jukebox, Aubrey joins TSO’s Music Director and virtuoso trombonist Alain Trudel for an unforgettable evening of music. Performing jazz, soul, classic rock, and more, Aubrey and Alain will take you on a journey of songs you’ve heard a thousand times and turn them upside down!
April 18, 2020 | Stranahan Theater
From swing to hip-hop, from ballet to tango, The Evolution of Dance combines 150 years of classic and popular styles into a two-hour spectacular. The TSO are joined by two special guests: Fly Dance Company, ten young men from Houston that bring together street dance and classical music, and Dancing Wheels, an inclusive dance company bringing together dancers both with and without disabilities. This boundary-defying show will be a delight for the entire family.
May 9, 2020 | Stranahan Theater
You’ll be dancing in the aisles with Byron Stripling and his electrifying, heartfelt tribute to Louis Armstrong! Swoon to Stripling’s smooth vocals and be dazzled by his virtuosic trumpet technique as he performs hits from the Armstrong songbook and his signature version of When The Saints Go Marchin’ In.
June 6, 2020 | Peristyle
This light-hearted blend of hilarious sketch comedy and beautiful music—including laugh-out-loud original orchestral songs and works by great masters such as Mozart and Mahler. The show celebrates the symphony orchestra by taking a satirical but loving look at the players, the composers, the personalities, and even the audience! Joined by Colin Mochrie from Whose Line Is It Anyway?, don’t miss this uniquely fun show that defies categories.