Orchestra In HD!



Yannick Nézet-Séguin conducts The Rite of Spring
with The Philadelphia Orchestra

Image: Rite of SpringLive Broadcast
2 p.m., Sunday, February 24, 2013
Regina A. Quick Center for the Arts

Who: The Philadelphia Orchestra's new Music Director Yannick Nézet-Séguin conducts a dramatic, 21st-century treatment of Stravinsky's The Rite of Spring, performed in Philadelphia's Verizon Hall. Also featured is star pianist Jean-Yves Thibaudet, performing Ravel's Piano Concerto in G major.

What: Orchestra in HD! Now, in a first-of-its-kind partnership with Philadelphia Live Arts and the New York-based Ridge Theater Company, viewers will witness a visually powerful performance featuring The Philadelphia Orchestra, dancers, video projection, dramatic staging, and theatrical lighting.

When: Live broadcast: 2 p.m., Sunday, February 24, 2013.

Where: Fairfield University's Regina A. Quick Center for the Arts, Fairfield, CT

Tickets: $15 adults, $5 children/students 15 adults, $5 children/students. The Quick Center Box Office: (203) 254-4010, or toll-free 1-877-ARTS-396 (1-877-278-7396).

Location: The Regina A. Quick Center for the Arts is located on the campus of Fairfield University at 1073 North Benson Road in Fairfield, Connecticut. Entrance to the Quick Center is through the Barlow Road gate at 200 Barlow Road. Free, secure parking is available. Access for people with disabilities is available throughout the Quick Center for audience members and performers. Hearing amplification devices are available upon request at the Box Office. Fairfield University is located off exit 22 of Interstate-95. For further information and directions, call (203) 254-4010 or 1-877-278-7396, or visit www.quickcenter.com.

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Media Contact: Mike Horyczun, (203) 254-4000 ext. 2647, mhoryczun@fairfield.edu

Posted on February 14, 2013

Vol. 45, No. 187