Winter Wonderland Holiday Matinee
SATURDAY, DECEMBER 17, 2016, 3PM
Lincoln-Way West Performing Arts Center, 21701 Gougar Rd., New Lenox
Francesco Milioto, Guest Conductor
With special guests: Mark Meier, Joshua Litao, Ballet 5:8, the Grande Prairie Singers and the Grande Prairie Children's Choir
Guest Conductor Francesco Milioto makes his debut with the Illinois Philharmonic Orchestra for our very family-friendly Winter Wonderland Holiday Concert returning to its 3PM Saturday matinee time. Maestro will lead the orchestra in familiar favorites from The Nutcracker (featuring dancers from Ballet 5:8) along with Vivaldi's "Winter" from The Four Seasons along with other seasonal classics. In the second half, the orchestra will bring the music from the beloved children's book and movie, The Polar Express, to life. Special guests also include Mark Meier (Narrator), Joshua Litao (SYSO violin soloist), the Grande Prairie Singers and the Grande Prairie Children’s Choir. The afternoon is sure to fill all kids and kids at heart with plenty of holiday spirit. (And children's tickets are just $5 each!)
As our holiday gift to you, free family-friendly activities will take place in the lobby beginning at 2:15PM.
For $25 We-Pick-Your-Seat tickets, purchase online using the pink button above or call the office M-F, 8:30-4, 708.481.7774.