NFSO 2014-15 Season Announced - Season Tickets Now on Sale
Season Packages for the 2014-2015 Season of the Northwest Florida Symphony Orchestra, the region's premiere professional symphony since 1987, are now on sale from the Mattie Kelly Arts Center Box Office.
A highlight of the 2014-2015 Season will be an amazing combination of classical masterpieces and popular contemporary music with the incredible visual magic of Cirque de la Symphonie on March 14, 2015. An NFSO GOLD SEASON PACKAGE is now on sale that includes the Cirque performance along with the orchestra's slate of five spectacular season concerts - 6 total concert events - along with two gala receptions! Individual tickets sales for Cirque, if still available following the NFSO season ticket priority window (Now to August 29), start August 30, 2014.
With exciting artistic performances seen in theaters worldwide, Cirque de la Symphonie artists will present aerial flyers & silks, acrobats, contortionists, dancers, jugglers, balancers, and strongmen - all choreographed to magnificent music presented by the NFSO. "The event will be a full-scale music and visual feast for the senses that's only possible in the state-of-the-art Mattie Kelly Arts Center," noted NFSO conductor Jeffrey Rink of the performance venue which boasts a 10-story fly space, a huge stage that hosts touring Broadway shows, and a custom orchestral music shell that provides optimum acoustics for symphony patrons.
Cirque de la Symphonie has been praised as "nothing short of breathtaking" by the Washington Post and "stunning ... scintillating grace of movement ... that brought down the house" by the Kansas City Free Press. "Cirque de la Symphonie will dazzle audiences of all ages," said Maestro Rink, "These are the world's finest cirque artists that draw sell-out crowds wherever they perform."
Tickets to the Cirque de la Symphonie performance are included in the GOLD NFSO SEASON SUBSCRIPTION, which includes 6 NFSO concerts/events and two subscriber receptions for $165 each (a discount over individual ticket prices to NFSO concerts). Individual tickets, if available following the season ticket priority sales window, will be $35 each, starting August 30, 2014.
For information on all concerts included in the NFSO 2014-2015 season - select NFSO 2014-2015 Season. To see video of Cirque de la Symphonie performing in Austraila, visit Cirque de la Symphonie video to get a glimpse of the fantastic show in store for NFSO patrons on March 14, 2015.
The Northwest Florida Symphony Orchestra is pleased to announces a stellar 2014-2015 Concert Season as we bring you some of the world’s most beautiful & exciting music, gala receptions and special events! Subscribe today to the full NFSO season! The Gold Season package at $165 includes tickets for the special NFSO event on March 14, 2015 - a spectacular national tour of Cirque de La Symphonie. The 5 concert Regular Season Subscription is $115 . (All prices include $2 per ticket Box Office processing fee). Purchase your NFSO Season Subscription now by Phone, Mail or In-person. Call 850-729-6000 or 1-888-838-ARTS. Box Office Hours: Monday to Friday 10:00 a.m. - 4:00 p.m.
Two Decades of Classical Excellence
The Northwest Florida Symphony Orchestra (NFSO) is the region's premiere professional symphony and was established in 1987. The NFSO performs in residence at the Mattie Kelly Fine & Performing Arts Center at Northwest Florida State College in Niceville, Florida. A custom orchestra shell, used for NFSO concerts at the center, provides patrons an optimum acoustical experience. The NFSO also performs at special events throughout the region, provides an extensive music education program for area youth, and has a vibrant guild of volunteers who support orchestra endeavors. The NFSO performs under the baton of Jeffrey Rink, who holds the Mattie Kelly Distinguished Endowed Teaching Chair in Orchestral Music and serves as the NFSO's full-time music director and conductor. View Mr. Rink's bio. View more on the NFSO mission and history.
Discount for Active Duty Military
As a special tribute to those who serve in the US military, the NFSO is pleased to offer a discount ticket rate for active duty military of $16 per ticket to any NFSO concert for tickets purchased at-the-door by a military member showing ID. The box office opens at 6:00 pm the night of the concert for all at-the-door sales, including the new active duty military discount. There is a four ticket limit per person for the military discount. Call the Box Office at (850) 729-6000 for more information.
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