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November 2019

Hartford Symphony Orchestra: Brahms and Haydn

Friday, November 15 - Sunday, November 17
The Bushnell Center for the Performing Arts, 166 Capitol Ave
Hartford, CT 06106 United States
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Belding Theater at The Bushnell Friday & Saturday at 8 PM Sunday at 3 PM Brahms Variations on a Theme of Haydn, Op. 56a Theofanidis Drum Circles  Haydn Symphony No. 103 in E-flat Major, “Drum Roll” Featuring Carolyn Kuan conductor The Percussion Collective Robert van Sice, artistic director Svet Stoyanov, Doug Perry, Victor Caccese, Ayano Kataoka, percussion It is surprising to note that Brahms’ masterful Variations on a Theme of Haydn is not inspired by a Haydn composition at all; rather, the theme – “St. Anthony’s…

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Hello, Dolly!

Friday, November 15, 7:30 pm - 9:30 pm
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One event on Wednesday, November 13, 2019 at 7:30 pm

One event on Thursday, November 14, 2019 at 7:30 pm

One event on Friday, November 15, 2019 at 7:30 pm

One event on Friday, November 15, 2019 at 8:00 pm

One event on Saturday, November 16, 2019 at 2:00 pm

One event on Saturday, November 16, 2019 at 8:00 pm

One event on Sunday, November 17, 2019 at 1:00 pm

One event on Sunday, November 17, 2019 at 6:30 pm

The Bushnell Center for the Performing Arts, 166 Capitol Ave
Hartford, CT 06106 United States
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23.00

Winner of four Tony Awards including Best Musical Revival, HELLO, DOLLY! is the universally acclaimed smash that NPR calls “the best show of the year!” Director Jerry Zaks’ “gorgeous” new production (Vogue) is “making people crazy happy” (The Washington Post) and is “a musical comedy dream!” (Rolling Stone).

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Hello, Dolly!

Friday, November 15, 8:00 pm - 10:00 pm
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One event on Wednesday, November 13, 2019 at 8:00 pm

One event on Thursday, November 14, 2019 at 8:00 pm

One event on Friday, November 15, 2019 at 8:00 pm

One event on Friday, November 15, 2019 at 8:00 pm

One event on Saturday, November 16, 2019 at 2:00 pm

One event on Saturday, November 16, 2019 at 8:00 pm

One event on Sunday, November 17, 2019 at 1:00 pm

One event on Sunday, November 17, 2019 at 6:30 pm

The Bushnell Center for the Performing Arts, 166 Capitol Ave
Hartford, CT 06106 United States
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23.00

Winner of four Tony Awards including Best Musical Revival, HELLO, DOLLY! is the universally acclaimed smash that NPR calls “the best show of the year!” Director Jerry Zaks’ “gorgeous” new production (Vogue) is “making people crazy happy” (The Washington Post) and is “a musical comedy dream!” (Rolling Stone).

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Brahms And Haydn

Friday, November 15, 8:00 pm - 10:00 pm
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One event on Saturday, November 16, 2019 at 8:00 pm

One event on Sunday, November 17, 2019 at 3:00 pm

The Bushnell Center for the Performing Arts, 166 Capitol Ave
Hartford, CT 06106 United States
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Part of the 2019-2020 Hartford Symphony Orchestra Masterworks Series. It is suprising to note that Brahms' masterful Variations on a Theme of Haydn is not inspired by a Haydn composition at all; rather, the theme - "St. Anthony's Chorale" - is thought to have been written by Haydn's student, and misattributed. Haydn's grand Symphony No. 103, nicknamed "The Drum Roll," was one of the composer's 12 renowned London Symphonies, written during a particularly joyful and prolific time of his life. Theofanidis'…

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Hello, Dolly!

Saturday, November 16, 2:00 pm - 4:00 pm
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One event on Wednesday, November 13, 2019 at 2:00 pm

One event on Thursday, November 14, 2019 at 2:00 pm

One event on Friday, November 15, 2019 at 2:00 pm

One event on Friday, November 15, 2019 at 8:00 pm

One event on Saturday, November 16, 2019 at 2:00 pm

One event on Saturday, November 16, 2019 at 8:00 pm

One event on Sunday, November 17, 2019 at 1:00 pm

One event on Sunday, November 17, 2019 at 6:30 pm

The Bushnell Center for the Performing Arts, 166 Capitol Ave
Hartford, CT 06106 United States
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23.00

Winner of four Tony Awards including Best Musical Revival, HELLO, DOLLY! is the universally acclaimed smash that NPR calls “the best show of the year!” Director Jerry Zaks’ “gorgeous” new production (Vogue) is “making people crazy happy” (The Washington Post) and is “a musical comedy dream!” (Rolling Stone).

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The Amazing Max

Saturday, November 16, 3:00 pm - 3:50 pm
The Bushnell Center for the Performing Arts, 166 Capitol Ave
Hartford, CT 06106 United States
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The Amazing Max is an interactive magic show with a mind of its own. What's truly amazing is not only what happens on stage but also what happens in the audience. The enchanted look that spreads across the faces of his young (and not-so-young) fans as magician Max Darwin works miracles is hands-down astounding. Operating from the principle that "every show is unique because every child brought to the stage is unique," Max conjures a custom experience that young ones…

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Hello, Dolly!

Saturday, November 16, 8:00 pm - 10:00 pm
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One event on Wednesday, November 13, 2019 at 8:00 pm

One event on Thursday, November 14, 2019 at 8:00 pm

One event on Friday, November 15, 2019 at 8:00 pm

One event on Friday, November 15, 2019 at 8:00 pm

One event on Saturday, November 16, 2019 at 2:00 pm

One event on Saturday, November 16, 2019 at 8:00 pm

One event on Sunday, November 17, 2019 at 1:00 pm

One event on Sunday, November 17, 2019 at 6:30 pm

The Bushnell Center for the Performing Arts, 166 Capitol Ave
Hartford, CT 06106 United States
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23.00

Winner of four Tony Awards including Best Musical Revival, HELLO, DOLLY! is the universally acclaimed smash that NPR calls “the best show of the year!” Director Jerry Zaks’ “gorgeous” new production (Vogue) is “making people crazy happy” (The Washington Post) and is “a musical comedy dream!” (Rolling Stone).

Find out more »

Brahms And Haydn

Saturday, November 16, 8:00 pm - 10:00 pm
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One event on Saturday, November 16, 2019 at 8:00 pm

One event on Sunday, November 17, 2019 at 3:00 pm

The Bushnell Center for the Performing Arts, 166 Capitol Ave
Hartford, CT 06106 United States
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Part of the 2019-2020 Hartford Symphony Orchestra Masterworks Series. It is suprising to note that Brahms' masterful Variations on a Theme of Haydn is not inspired by a Haydn composition at all; rather, the theme - "St. Anthony's Chorale" - is thought to have been written by Haydn's student, and misattributed. Haydn's grand Symphony No. 103, nicknamed "The Drum Roll," was one of the composer's 12 renowned London Symphonies, written during a particularly joyful and prolific time of his life. Theofanidis'…

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Hello, Dolly!

Sunday, November 17, 1:00 pm - 3:00 pm
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One event on Wednesday, November 13, 2019 at 1:00 pm

One event on Thursday, November 14, 2019 at 1:00 pm

One event on Friday, November 15, 2019 at 1:00 pm

One event on Friday, November 15, 2019 at 8:00 pm

One event on Saturday, November 16, 2019 at 2:00 pm

One event on Saturday, November 16, 2019 at 8:00 pm

One event on Sunday, November 17, 2019 at 1:00 pm

One event on Sunday, November 17, 2019 at 6:30 pm

The Bushnell Center for the Performing Arts, 166 Capitol Ave
Hartford, CT 06106 United States
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23.00

Winner of four Tony Awards including Best Musical Revival, HELLO, DOLLY! is the universally acclaimed smash that NPR calls “the best show of the year!” Director Jerry Zaks’ “gorgeous” new production (Vogue) is “making people crazy happy” (The Washington Post) and is “a musical comedy dream!” (Rolling Stone).

Find out more »

Brahms And Haydn

Sunday, November 17, 3:00 pm - 5:00 pm
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One event on Saturday, November 16, 2019 at 3:00 pm

One event on Sunday, November 17, 2019 at 3:00 pm

The Bushnell Center for the Performing Arts, 166 Capitol Ave
Hartford, CT 06106 United States
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Part of the 2019-2020 Hartford Symphony Orchestra Masterworks Series. It is suprising to note that Brahms' masterful Variations on a Theme of Haydn is not inspired by a Haydn composition at all; rather, the theme - "St. Anthony's Chorale" - is thought to have been written by Haydn's student, and misattributed. Haydn's grand Symphony No. 103, nicknamed "The Drum Roll," was one of the composer's 12 renowned London Symphonies, written during a particularly joyful and prolific time of his life. Theofanidis'…

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Hello, Dolly!

Sunday, November 17, 6:30 pm - 8:30 pm
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One event on Wednesday, November 13, 2019 at 6:30 pm

One event on Thursday, November 14, 2019 at 6:30 pm

One event on Friday, November 15, 2019 at 6:30 pm

One event on Friday, November 15, 2019 at 8:00 pm

One event on Saturday, November 16, 2019 at 2:00 pm

One event on Saturday, November 16, 2019 at 8:00 pm

One event on Sunday, November 17, 2019 at 1:00 pm

One event on Sunday, November 17, 2019 at 6:30 pm

The Bushnell Center for the Performing Arts, 166 Capitol Ave
Hartford, CT 06106 United States
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23.00

Winner of four Tony Awards including Best Musical Revival, HELLO, DOLLY! is the universally acclaimed smash that NPR calls “the best show of the year!” Director Jerry Zaks’ “gorgeous” new production (Vogue) is “making people crazy happy” (The Washington Post) and is “a musical comedy dream!” (Rolling Stone).

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Nathan Carter: Celtic Country

Thursday, November 21, 8:00 pm - 11:00 pm
The Bushnell Center for the Performing Arts, 166 Capitol Ave
Hartford, CT 06106 United States
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Backed by his stellar 6-piece band and with special guest Chloë Agnew (former star of Celtic Woman), Nathan Carter’s live show is a unique blend of Celtic, country and pop favorites you won’t want to miss. With their Irish warmth and infectious energy, you’ll hear hits like “Caledonia”, “Wagon Wheel”, “The Rare Auld Times”, and “Jealous of the Angels”. Nathan Carter is taking the music world by storm. He first catapulted into stardom in his native Ireland, charming audiences on…

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Warren Miller’s Timeless

Saturday, November 23, 6:00 pm - 8:00 pm
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One event on Saturday, November 23, 2019 at 9:00 pm

The Bushnell Center for the Performing Arts, 166 Capitol Ave
Hartford, CT 06106 United States
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Every year, generations of ski and snowboard enthusiasts anticipate the coming of winter, and after seven decades of ski cinematography, Warren Miller Entertainment can confirm that the joys of winter are eternal. Kickoff winter with Warren Miller Entertainment's 70th film, Timeless, presented by Volkswagen. Timeless features a cast of fresh faces, including Olympic skier Jaelin Kauf and World Cup racer Erin Mielzynski, alongside industry veterans Glen Plake and Rob DesLauries. Shot on location in British Columbia, France, Austria, Switzerland, Colorado and Jackson Hole.

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Warren Miller’s Timeless

Saturday, November 23, 9:00 pm - 11:00 pm
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One event on Saturday, November 23, 2019 at 9:00 pm

The Bushnell Center for the Performing Arts, 166 Capitol Ave
Hartford, CT 06106 United States
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Every year, generations of ski and snowboard enthusiasts anticipate the coming of winter, and after seven decades of ski cinematography, Warren Miller Entertainment can confirm that the joys of winter are eternal. Kickoff winter with Warren Miller Entertainment's 70th film, Timeless, presented by Volkswagen. Timeless features a cast of fresh faces, including Olympic skier Jaelin Kauf and World Cup racer Erin Mielzynski, alongside industry veterans Glen Plake and Rob DesLauries. Shot on location in British Columbia, France, Austria, Switzerland, Colorado and Jackson Hole.

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December 2019

Mayhem Poets

Tuesday, December 3, 10:00 am - 11:00 am
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One event on Tuesday, December 3, 2019 at 12:00 pm

The Bushnell Center for the Performing Arts, 166 Capitol Ave
Hartford, CT 06106 United States
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“Let’s go see a poetry show.” That is a sentence rarely proclaimed and usually responded to with cringes and excuses. The Mayhem Poets are on a mission to change that. Having been dubbed “an amazing ride” by the New York Times, this mind-boggling performance has been described as “The Simpsons meets Malcolm X at a Notorious B.I.G. concert”. These theatre trained, comedically gifted, lyrical virtuosos seamlessly blend raw elements of hip hop, theatre, improv and standup comedy to tell gut…

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Mayhem Poets

Tuesday, December 3, 12:00 pm - 1:00 pm
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One event on Tuesday, December 3, 2019 at 12:00 pm

The Bushnell Center for the Performing Arts, 166 Capitol Ave
Hartford, CT 06106 United States
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“Let’s go see a poetry show.” That is a sentence rarely proclaimed and usually responded to with cringes and excuses. The Mayhem Poets are on a mission to change that. Having been dubbed “an amazing ride” by the New York Times, this mind-boggling performance has been described as “The Simpsons meets Malcolm X at a Notorious B.I.G. concert”. These theatre trained, comedically gifted, lyrical virtuosos seamlessly blend raw elements of hip hop, theatre, improv and standup comedy to tell gut…

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Bela Fleck and The Flecktones

Thursday, December 5, 7:30 pm - 9:50 pm
The Bushnell Center for the Performing Arts, 166 Capitol Ave
Hartford, CT 06106 United States
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Groundbreaking banjoist/composer/bandleader Béla Fleck has reconvened the original 'Béla Fleck & The Flecktones', the extraordinary initial line-up of his incredible combo. Rocket Science marks the first recording by the first fab four Flecktones in almost two decades, with pianist/harmonica player Howard Levy back in the fold alongside Fleck, bassist Victor Wooten, and percussionist/ Drumitarist Roy “Futureman” Wooten. Far from being a wistful trip back in time, the album sees the Grammy Award-winning quartet creating some of the most forward thinking…

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Chopin and Franck

Friday, December 6 - Sunday, December 8
The Bushnell Center for the Performing Arts, 166 Capitol Ave
Hartford, CT 06106 United States
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Belding Theater at The Bushnell Friday & Saturday at 8 PM Sunday at 3 PM Dukas The Sorcerer’s Apprentice Chopin Piano Concerto No. 2 in F minor, Op. 21 Franck Symphony in D minor Featuring Laura Jackson conductor Daniela Liebman piano Made most famous by an ambitious mouse, Dukas’ dazzling The Sorcerer’s Apprentice became one of the most popular orchestral works in history when it appeared in the 1940 Disney film, Fantasia. Chopin’s virtuosic Piano Concerto No. 2 was written when the composer was young and in love,…

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Breakfast With Santa

Saturday, December 7, 9:00 am - 11:00 am
The Bushnell Center for the Performing Arts, 166 Capitol Ave
Hartford, CT 06106 United States
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Gather your family and friends for a memorable morning at The Bushnell. Take a photo with Santa and Mrs. Claus. Enjoy breakfast, carolers, crafts and more. Christmas lists accepted at the North Pole Post Office! Breakfast Menu Belgian waffle stations Scrambled eggs Canadian bacon Egg and cheese croissant sandwiches Potato hash Chicken & apple sausage Assorted bagels & breads Fruit salad Juices and coffee For tickets, please call the Bushnell Box Office at 860.987.5900. Limited seating available. If you need a high chair…

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Dr. Seuss’ How the Grinch Stole Christmas

Friday, December 13, 7:00 pm - 8:30 pm
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One event on Saturday, December 14, 2019 at 7:00 pm

One event on Saturday, December 14, 2019 at 1:00 pm

One event on Saturday, December 14, 2019 at 4:00 pm

One event on Sunday, December 15, 2019 at 1:00 pm

One event on Sunday, December 15, 2019 at 4:00 pm

The Bushnell Center for the Performing Arts, 166 Capitol Ave
Hartford, CT 06106 United States
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Discover the magic of Dr. Seuss' classic holiday tale as it comes to life on stage. Featuring the hit songs "You're A Mean One, Mr. Grinch" and "Welcome Christmas," The Grinch discovers there's more to Christmas than he bargained for in this heart- warming holiday classic. Max the Dog narrates as the mean and scheming Grinch, whose heart is "two sizes too small", decides to steal Christmas away from the Whos, an endlessly cheerful bunch, bursting with holiday spirit. Celebrate…

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The Nutmeg Ballet’s Nutcracker

Saturday, December 14, 12:30 pm - 2:00 pm
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One event on Saturday, December 14, 2019 at 4:30 pm

One event on Sunday, December 15, 2019 at 12:30 pm

One event on Sunday, December 15, 2019 at 4:30 pm

The Bushnell Center for the Performing Arts, 166 Capitol Ave
Hartford, CT 06106 United States
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The Nutmeg Ballet's Nutcracker returns to The Bushnell! This holiday favorite has you traveling with young Clara as she visits the enchanted Land of Sweets. Delighting audiences young and old, this annual tradition brings to life toy soldiers and dueling mice, princesses and sugarplums – a delicious treat for the child in all of us, performed by one of the most respected classical ballet conservatories in America.

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Dr. Seuss’ How the Grinch Stole Christmas

Saturday, December 14, 1:00 pm - 2:30 pm
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One event on Saturday, December 14, 2019 at 1:00 pm

One event on Saturday, December 14, 2019 at 1:00 pm

One event on Saturday, December 14, 2019 at 4:00 pm

One event on Sunday, December 15, 2019 at 1:00 pm

One event on Sunday, December 15, 2019 at 4:00 pm

The Bushnell Center for the Performing Arts, 166 Capitol Ave
Hartford, CT 06106 United States
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Discover the magic of Dr. Seuss' classic holiday tale as it comes to life on stage. Featuring the hit songs "You're A Mean One, Mr. Grinch" and "Welcome Christmas," The Grinch discovers there's more to Christmas than he bargained for in this heart- warming holiday classic. Max the Dog narrates as the mean and scheming Grinch, whose heart is "two sizes too small", decides to steal Christmas away from the Whos, an endlessly cheerful bunch, bursting with holiday spirit. Celebrate…

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Dr. Seuss’ How the Grinch Stole Christmas

Saturday, December 14, 4:00 pm - 5:30 pm
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One event on Saturday, December 14, 2019 at 4:00 pm

One event on Saturday, December 14, 2019 at 1:00 pm

One event on Saturday, December 14, 2019 at 4:00 pm

One event on Sunday, December 15, 2019 at 1:00 pm

One event on Sunday, December 15, 2019 at 4:00 pm

The Bushnell Center for the Performing Arts, 166 Capitol Ave
Hartford, CT 06106 United States
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Discover the magic of Dr. Seuss' classic holiday tale as it comes to life on stage. Featuring the hit songs "You're A Mean One, Mr. Grinch" and "Welcome Christmas," The Grinch discovers there's more to Christmas than he bargained for in this heart- warming holiday classic. Max the Dog narrates as the mean and scheming Grinch, whose heart is "two sizes too small", decides to steal Christmas away from the Whos, an endlessly cheerful bunch, bursting with holiday spirit. Celebrate…

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The Nutmeg Ballet’s Nutcracker

Saturday, December 14, 4:30 pm - 6:00 pm
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One event on Saturday, December 14, 2019 at 4:30 pm

One event on Sunday, December 15, 2019 at 4:30 pm

One event on Sunday, December 15, 2019 at 4:30 pm

The Bushnell Center for the Performing Arts, 166 Capitol Ave
Hartford, CT 06106 United States
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The Nutmeg Ballet's Nutcracker returns to The Bushnell! This holiday favorite has you traveling with young Clara as she visits the enchanted Land of Sweets. Delighting audiences young and old, this annual tradition brings to life toy soldiers and dueling mice, princesses and sugarplums – a delicious treat for the child in all of us, performed by one of the most respected classical ballet conservatories in America.

Find out more »

Dr. Seuss’ How the Grinch Stole Christmas

Saturday, December 14, 7:00 pm - 8:30 pm
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One event on Saturday, December 14, 2019 at 7:00 pm

One event on Saturday, December 14, 2019 at 1:00 pm

One event on Saturday, December 14, 2019 at 4:00 pm

One event on Sunday, December 15, 2019 at 1:00 pm

One event on Sunday, December 15, 2019 at 4:00 pm

The Bushnell Center for the Performing Arts, 166 Capitol Ave
Hartford, CT 06106 United States
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Discover the magic of Dr. Seuss' classic holiday tale as it comes to life on stage. Featuring the hit songs "You're A Mean One, Mr. Grinch" and "Welcome Christmas," The Grinch discovers there's more to Christmas than he bargained for in this heart- warming holiday classic. Max the Dog narrates as the mean and scheming Grinch, whose heart is "two sizes too small", decides to steal Christmas away from the Whos, an endlessly cheerful bunch, bursting with holiday spirit. Celebrate…

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The Nutmeg Ballet’s Nutcracker

Sunday, December 15, 12:30 pm - 2:00 pm
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One event on Saturday, December 14, 2019 at 4:30 pm

One event on Sunday, December 15, 2019 at 12:30 pm

One event on Sunday, December 15, 2019 at 4:30 pm

The Bushnell Center for the Performing Arts, 166 Capitol Ave
Hartford, CT 06106 United States
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The Nutmeg Ballet's Nutcracker returns to The Bushnell! This holiday favorite has you traveling with young Clara as she visits the enchanted Land of Sweets. Delighting audiences young and old, this annual tradition brings to life toy soldiers and dueling mice, princesses and sugarplums – a delicious treat for the child in all of us, performed by one of the most respected classical ballet conservatories in America.

Find out more »

Dr. Seuss’ How the Grinch Stole Christmas

Sunday, December 15, 1:00 pm - 2:30 pm
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One event on Saturday, December 14, 2019 at 1:00 pm

One event on Saturday, December 14, 2019 at 1:00 pm

One event on Saturday, December 14, 2019 at 4:00 pm

One event on Sunday, December 15, 2019 at 1:00 pm

One event on Sunday, December 15, 2019 at 4:00 pm

The Bushnell Center for the Performing Arts, 166 Capitol Ave
Hartford, CT 06106 United States
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Discover the magic of Dr. Seuss' classic holiday tale as it comes to life on stage. Featuring the hit songs "You're A Mean One, Mr. Grinch" and "Welcome Christmas," The Grinch discovers there's more to Christmas than he bargained for in this heart- warming holiday classic. Max the Dog narrates as the mean and scheming Grinch, whose heart is "two sizes too small", decides to steal Christmas away from the Whos, an endlessly cheerful bunch, bursting with holiday spirit. Celebrate…

Find out more »

Dr. Seuss’ How the Grinch Stole Christmas

Sunday, December 15, 4:00 pm - 5:30 pm
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One event on Saturday, December 14, 2019 at 4:00 pm

One event on Saturday, December 14, 2019 at 1:00 pm

One event on Saturday, December 14, 2019 at 4:00 pm

One event on Sunday, December 15, 2019 at 1:00 pm

One event on Sunday, December 15, 2019 at 4:00 pm

The Bushnell Center for the Performing Arts, 166 Capitol Ave
Hartford, CT 06106 United States
+ Google Map

Discover the magic of Dr. Seuss' classic holiday tale as it comes to life on stage. Featuring the hit songs "You're A Mean One, Mr. Grinch" and "Welcome Christmas," The Grinch discovers there's more to Christmas than he bargained for in this heart- warming holiday classic. Max the Dog narrates as the mean and scheming Grinch, whose heart is "two sizes too small", decides to steal Christmas away from the Whos, an endlessly cheerful bunch, bursting with holiday spirit. Celebrate…

Find out more »

The Nutmeg Ballet’s Nutcracker

Sunday, December 15, 4:30 pm - 6:00 pm
|Recurring Event (See all)

One event on Saturday, December 14, 2019 at 4:30 pm

One event on Sunday, December 15, 2019 at 4:30 pm

One event on Sunday, December 15, 2019 at 4:30 pm

The Bushnell Center for the Performing Arts, 166 Capitol Ave
Hartford, CT 06106 United States
+ Google Map

The Nutmeg Ballet's Nutcracker returns to The Bushnell! This holiday favorite has you traveling with young Clara as she visits the enchanted Land of Sweets. Delighting audiences young and old, this annual tradition brings to life toy soldiers and dueling mice, princesses and sugarplums – a delicious treat for the child in all of us, performed by one of the most respected classical ballet conservatories in America.

Find out more »

Canadian Brass- Holiday Show

Tuesday, December 17, 7:00 pm - 8:30 pm
The Bushnell Center for the Performing Arts, 166 Capitol Ave
Hartford, CT 06106 United States
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With an international reputation as one of the most popular brass ensembles today, Canadian Brass has truly earned the distinction of “the world’s most famous brass group." Masters of concert presentations, Canadian Brass has developed a uniquely engaging stage presence and rapport with audiences. Each of their concerts will show the full range from trademark Baroque and Dixieland tunes to new compositions and arrangements created especially for them–from formal classical presentation to music served up with lively dialogue and theatrical…

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Holiday Cirque Spectacular

Saturday, December 21, 2:00 pm - 4:00 pm
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One event on Saturday, December 21, 2019 at 7:00 pm

The Bushnell Center for the Performing Arts, 166 Capitol Ave
Hartford, CT 06106 United States
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Mortensen Hall at The Bushnell 2 pm and 7 pm Featuring Carolyn Kuan, conductor Holiday Cirque Spectacular returns! There is no better way to celebrate the season than with the magical music of the holidays performed by the HSO, set to astonishing acrobatic feats by members of the renowned Cirque de la Symphonie.  Watch these amazing aerialists, contortionists, and gymnasts tumble, soar and dance on and above the stage all while the HSO plays your festive favorites! Tickets are on sale…

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Hip Hop Nutcracker

Friday, December 27, 7:30 pm - 9:50 pm
The Bushnell Center for the Performing Arts, 166 Capitol Ave
Hartford, CT 06106 United States
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Directed and choreographed by Jennifer Weber, The Hip Hop Nutcracker is a full-length production featuring a dozen all-star dancers, an on-stage DJ and an electric violinist. The traditional classic Tchaikovsky score beautifully complements the power moves of these 12 dancers, with transitional and incidental music re-mixed and re-imagined, helping to bring a beautifully surprising and contemporary vibe to the production. Just like the classic Nutcracker story, in The Hip Hop Nutcracker Maria-Clara and the Nutcracker prince go on a dream…

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January 2020

Salute to Vienna New Year’s Concert

Saturday, January 4, 2020, 2:30 pm - 5:30 pm
The Bushnell Center for the Performing Arts, 166 Capitol Ave
Hartford, CT 06106 United States
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Led by a witty and charming conductor who is an expert in Viennese music, Salute to Vienna brings the music of Johann Strauss to life with European singers, ballroom dancers, and ballet. Backed by the Strauss Symphony of America, the performance is rich with selections from beloved operettas, elegant dances, lively overtures, and the beautiful Blue Danube Waltz. Celebrate the start of the New Year with Salute to Vienna New Year’s Concert, delighting audiences in North America for 25 years.

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The Four Seasons

Friday, January 17, 2020 - Sunday, January 19, 2020
The Bushnell Center for the Performing Arts, 166 Capitol Ave
Hartford, CT 06106 United States
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Belding Theater at The Bushnell Friday & Saturday at 8 PM Sunday at 3 PM Assad Suite for Lower Strings Vivaldi The Four Seasons, Op. 8, No. 1-4 Ginastera Variaciones concertantes, Op. 23 Featuring Carolyn Kuan conductor Randall Goosby violin We ring in the new year – and the new decade! – with Vivaldi’s evocative The Four Seasons. This beloved piece, which will feature dynamic young violinist Randall Goosby, brings to life babbling brooks, summer storms, hunting parties, and cozy winter fires. Brazilian-American composer Clarice Assad…

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Joshua Bell and Alessio Bax

Friday, January 31, 2020, 7:30 pm - 10:00 pm
The Bushnell Center for the Performing Arts, 166 Capitol Ave
Hartford, CT 06106 United States
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The HSO and The Bushnell present Joshua Bell and Alessio Bax for one night only. Renowned violinist Joshua Bell is joined by pianist Alessio Bax in recital for one performance only, presented by the HSO and The Bushnell! With a career spanning more than 30 years as a soloist, chamber musician, recording artist, conductor and director, Joshua Bell is one of the most celebrated violinists of his era. Combining exceptional lyricism and insight with consummate technique, Alessio Bax is, without…

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February 2020

Romeo and Juliet

Friday, February 14, 2020 - Sunday, February 16, 2020
The Bushnell Center for the Performing Arts, 166 Capitol Ave
Hartford, CT 06106 United States
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Belding Theater at The Bushnell Friday & Saturday at 8 PM Sunday at 3 PM Kendall The Spark Catchers Tomasi Trumpet Concerto Kreisler Liebesleid Prokofiev Selections from Romeo and Juliet, Op. 64 Featuring Adam Boyles conductor Scott McIntosh trumpet The HSO brings to life one of the greatest love stories of all time! Shakespeare’s Romeo and Juliet has inspired works of art in all mediums, and the music from Prokofiev’s ballet captures all of the bliss, humor, drama, and tragedy of the play.  Contemporary composer Hannah Kendall’s imaginative The Spark…

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Jesus Christ Superstar

Tuesday, February 25, 2020, 7:30 pm - 9:30 pm
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The Bushnell Center for the Performing Arts, 166 Capitol Ave
Hartford, CT 06106 United States
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An album that inspired a REVOLUTION. A REVELATION that changed the world. A REINVENTION for this millennium. Jesus Christ Superstar is an iconic musical phenomenon with a world-wide fan base. In celebration of its 50th Anniversary, a new mesmerizing production comes to North America. Originally staged by London’s Regent’s Park Open Air Theatre and helmed by the acclaimed director Timothy Sheader (Crazy for You, Into the Woods) and award winning choreographer Drew McOnie (King Kong, Strictly Ballroom), this production won…

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Jesus Christ Superstar

Wednesday, February 26, 2020, 7:30 pm - 9:30 pm
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The Bushnell Center for the Performing Arts, 166 Capitol Ave
Hartford, CT 06106 United States
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23.00

An album that inspired a REVOLUTION. A REVELATION that changed the world. A REINVENTION for this millennium. Jesus Christ Superstar is an iconic musical phenomenon with a world-wide fan base. In celebration of its 50th Anniversary, a new mesmerizing production comes to North America. Originally staged by London’s Regent’s Park Open Air Theatre and helmed by the acclaimed director Timothy Sheader (Crazy for You, Into the Woods) and award winning choreographer Drew McOnie (King Kong, Strictly Ballroom), this production won…

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Jesus Christ Superstar

Thursday, February 27, 2020, 7:30 pm - 9:30 pm
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The Bushnell Center for the Performing Arts, 166 Capitol Ave
Hartford, CT 06106 United States
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23.00

An album that inspired a REVOLUTION. A REVELATION that changed the world. A REINVENTION for this millennium. Jesus Christ Superstar is an iconic musical phenomenon with a world-wide fan base. In celebration of its 50th Anniversary, a new mesmerizing production comes to North America. Originally staged by London’s Regent’s Park Open Air Theatre and helmed by the acclaimed director Timothy Sheader (Crazy for You, Into the Woods) and award winning choreographer Drew McOnie (King Kong, Strictly Ballroom), this production won…

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Jesus Christ Superstar

Friday, February 28, 2020, 8:00 pm - 10:00 pm
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The Bushnell Center for the Performing Arts, 166 Capitol Ave
Hartford, CT 06106 United States
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23.00

An album that inspired a REVOLUTION. A REVELATION that changed the world. A REINVENTION for this millennium. Jesus Christ Superstar is an iconic musical phenomenon with a world-wide fan base. In celebration of its 50th Anniversary, a new mesmerizing production comes to North America. Originally staged by London’s Regent’s Park Open Air Theatre and helmed by the acclaimed director Timothy Sheader (Crazy for You, Into the Woods) and award winning choreographer Drew McOnie (King Kong, Strictly Ballroom), this production won…

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Jesus Christ Superstar

Saturday, February 29, 2020, 2:00 pm - 4:00 pm
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The Bushnell Center for the Performing Arts, 166 Capitol Ave
Hartford, CT 06106 United States
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23.00

An album that inspired a REVOLUTION. A REVELATION that changed the world. A REINVENTION for this millennium. Jesus Christ Superstar is an iconic musical phenomenon with a world-wide fan base. In celebration of its 50th Anniversary, a new mesmerizing production comes to North America. Originally staged by London’s Regent’s Park Open Air Theatre and helmed by the acclaimed director Timothy Sheader (Crazy for You, Into the Woods) and award winning choreographer Drew McOnie (King Kong, Strictly Ballroom), this production won…

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Jesus Christ Superstar

Saturday, February 29, 2020, 8:00 pm - 10:00 pm
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Hartford, CT 06106 United States
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23.00

An album that inspired a REVOLUTION. A REVELATION that changed the world. A REINVENTION for this millennium. Jesus Christ Superstar is an iconic musical phenomenon with a world-wide fan base. In celebration of its 50th Anniversary, a new mesmerizing production comes to North America. Originally staged by London’s Regent’s Park Open Air Theatre and helmed by the acclaimed director Timothy Sheader (Crazy for You, Into the Woods) and award winning choreographer Drew McOnie (King Kong, Strictly Ballroom), this production won…

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March 2020

Jesus Christ Superstar

Sunday, March 1, 2020, 1:00 pm - 3:00 pm
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The Bushnell Center for the Performing Arts, 166 Capitol Ave
Hartford, CT 06106 United States
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23.00

An album that inspired a REVOLUTION. A REVELATION that changed the world. A REINVENTION for this millennium. Jesus Christ Superstar is an iconic musical phenomenon with a world-wide fan base. In celebration of its 50th Anniversary, a new mesmerizing production comes to North America. Originally staged by London’s Regent’s Park Open Air Theatre and helmed by the acclaimed director Timothy Sheader (Crazy for You, Into the Woods) and award winning choreographer Drew McOnie (King Kong, Strictly Ballroom), this production won…

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Jesus Christ Superstar

Sunday, March 1, 2020, 6:30 pm - 8:30 pm
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The Bushnell Center for the Performing Arts, 166 Capitol Ave
Hartford, CT 06106 United States
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23.00

An album that inspired a REVOLUTION. A REVELATION that changed the world. A REINVENTION for this millennium. Jesus Christ Superstar is an iconic musical phenomenon with a world-wide fan base. In celebration of its 50th Anniversary, a new mesmerizing production comes to North America. Originally staged by London’s Regent’s Park Open Air Theatre and helmed by the acclaimed director Timothy Sheader (Crazy for You, Into the Woods) and award winning choreographer Drew McOnie (King Kong, Strictly Ballroom), this production won…

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April 2020

The Band’s Visit

Tuesday, April 21, 2020, 7:30 pm
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The Bushnell Center for the Performing Arts, 166 Capitol Ave
Hartford, CT 06106 United States
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The Band’s Visit is the winner of 10 Tony Awards, including Best Musical, making it one of the most Tony-winning musicals in history.  And now it’s also a Grammy Award® winner for Best Musical Theater Album. In this joyously offbeat story, set in a town that’s way off the beaten path, a band of musicians arrive lost, out of the blue. Under the spell of the desert sky, and with beautiful music perfuming the air, the band brings the town…

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The Band’s Visit

Wednesday, April 22, 2020, 7:30 pm
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Hartford, CT 06106 United States
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23.00

The Band’s Visit is the winner of 10 Tony Awards, including Best Musical, making it one of the most Tony-winning musicals in history.  And now it’s also a Grammy Award® winner for Best Musical Theater Album. In this joyously offbeat story, set in a town that’s way off the beaten path, a band of musicians arrive lost, out of the blue. Under the spell of the desert sky, and with beautiful music perfuming the air, the band brings the town…

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The Band’s Visit

Thursday, April 23, 2020, 7:30 pm
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Hartford, CT 06106 United States
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23.00

The Band’s Visit is the winner of 10 Tony Awards, including Best Musical, making it one of the most Tony-winning musicals in history.  And now it’s also a Grammy Award® winner for Best Musical Theater Album. In this joyously offbeat story, set in a town that’s way off the beaten path, a band of musicians arrive lost, out of the blue. Under the spell of the desert sky, and with beautiful music perfuming the air, the band brings the town…

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The Band’s Visit

Friday, April 24, 2020, 8:00 pm - 10:00 pm
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The Bushnell Center for the Performing Arts, 166 Capitol Ave
Hartford, CT 06106 United States
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23.00

The Band’s Visit is the winner of 10 Tony Awards, including Best Musical, making it one of the most Tony-winning musicals in history.  And now it’s also a Grammy Award® winner for Best Musical Theater Album. In this joyously offbeat story, set in a town that’s way off the beaten path, a band of musicians arrive lost, out of the blue. Under the spell of the desert sky, and with beautiful music perfuming the air, the band brings the town…

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The Band’s Visit

Saturday, April 25, 2020, 2:00 pm - 4:00 pm
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The Bushnell Center for the Performing Arts, 166 Capitol Ave
Hartford, CT 06106 United States
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23.00

The Band’s Visit is the winner of 10 Tony Awards, including Best Musical, making it one of the most Tony-winning musicals in history.  And now it’s also a Grammy Award® winner for Best Musical Theater Album. In this joyously offbeat story, set in a town that’s way off the beaten path, a band of musicians arrive lost, out of the blue. Under the spell of the desert sky, and with beautiful music perfuming the air, the band brings the town…

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The Band’s Visit

Saturday, April 25, 2020, 8:00 pm - 10:00 pm
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The Bushnell Center for the Performing Arts, 166 Capitol Ave
Hartford, CT 06106 United States
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23.00

The Band’s Visit is the winner of 10 Tony Awards, including Best Musical, making it one of the most Tony-winning musicals in history.  And now it’s also a Grammy Award® winner for Best Musical Theater Album. In this joyously offbeat story, set in a town that’s way off the beaten path, a band of musicians arrive lost, out of the blue. Under the spell of the desert sky, and with beautiful music perfuming the air, the band brings the town…

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The Band’s Visit

Sunday, April 26, 2020, 6:30 pm - 8:30 pm
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The Bushnell Center for the Performing Arts, 166 Capitol Ave
Hartford, CT 06106 United States
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23.00

The Band’s Visit is the winner of 10 Tony Awards, including Best Musical, making it one of the most Tony-winning musicals in history.  And now it’s also a Grammy Award® winner for Best Musical Theater Album. In this joyously offbeat story, set in a town that’s way off the beaten path, a band of musicians arrive lost, out of the blue. Under the spell of the desert sky, and with beautiful music perfuming the air, the band brings the town…

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