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Escapes

A Great Escapes subscription remains the best way to ensure you’ll enjoy these casual, themed concerts of popular favorites. Sunday matinees are now available.

Packages

Up To 20% Discount Included
  • Wednesdays

    6 concerts at 5:30pm at Holley Hall

    GE1

    October 13

    GE2

    December 1

    GE3

    January 12

    GE4

    February 9

    GE5

    March 16

    GE6

    April 20

  • Thursdays

    6 concerts at 7:30pm at Holley Hall

    GE1

    October 14

    GE2

    December 2

    GE3

    January 13

    GE4

    February 10

    GE5

    March 17

    GE6

    April 21

  • Friday

    6 concerts at 5:30pm at Holley Hall

    GE1

    October 15

    GE2

    December 3

    GE3

    January 14

    GE4

    February 11

    GE5

    March 18

    GE6

    April 22

  • Saturday Enchanted Evenings

    6 concerts at 8:00pm at Holley Hall

    GE1

    October 16

    GE2

    December 4

    GE3

    January 15

    GE4

    February 12

    GE5

    March 19

    GE6

    April 23

  • Sundays

    4 concerts at 4:00pm at Holley Hall

    GE2

    December 5

    GE3

    January 16

    GE4

    February 13

    GE5

    March 20

Subscription Purchases are Risk Free

  • Purchase your subscription with confidence! If any concerts that you purchase are cancelled due to public health concerns, you have the option of a full refund, credit, or tax-deductible donation.

Benefitsof Subscribing

  • Substantial Savings Subscribers save up to 35% off of single ticket prices, depending upon the series.
  • The Best Seats Subscribers are given seat assignments before single tickets go on sale in September. Subscribers get the best available seats in their section of preference.
  • Free Ticket Exchange We understand you are busy. That’s why subscribers get free ticket exchanges. Subscribe now risk free.

Concert Schedule

  • Holiday Lights GE2

    Holley Hall DATES

    December 1, 2, 3, 4, 5

    PROGRAM

    • A Christmas Overture
    • Caribbean Sleigh Ride*
    • Berlin's White Christmas*
    • "March of the Toys" from Babes in Toyland
    • Gruber's Stille Nacht*
    • Feliz Navidad*
    • Fantasia on Greensleeves
    • Christmas at the Movies*
    • Jingle Bells Forever March*
    • Festive Sounds of Hanukkah*
    • Mel Tormé's The Christmas Song
    • Waldteufel's La valse des patineurs (The Skaters’ Waltz)*
    • Winter Wonderland
    • Beethoven's The European Anthem (Ode to Joy)
    • Christmas Eve (Sarajevo 12/24)*

    * These works will be featured in the Wednesday, Friday and Sunday programs without intermission.

    William Waldrop, conductor
    William Waldrop, conductor

    Take time to savor the holidays as Broadway conductor William Waldrop serves a program of seasonal favorites, including Winter Wonderland, Festive Sounds of Hanukkah, and Christmas at the Movies.


    With popular tunes, light classics and conductor comments, these themed concerts are among our audience's most beloved Holley Hall experiences.

  • Comedy Tonight GE3

    Holley Hall DATES

    January 12, 13, 14, 15, 16

    PROGRAM

    • Sondheim Comedy Tonight*
    • Saint-Saens "The Elephant" from The Carnival of the Animals
    • Prokofiev Sneaky Pete and the Wolf*
      Narration by Peter Schickele
    • "Galop" from Suite from The Comedians
    • Suite from Curb Your Enthusiasm*
    • John Williams March from the Film 1941*
    • Shostakovich Tahiti Trot (Tea for Two)*
    • Classical Jukebox*
    • Powerhouse*

    * These works will be featured in the Wednesday, Friday and Sunday programs without intermission.

    Christopher Confessore, conductor
    Christopher Confessore, conductor

    What better combination than music and comedy to lift your spirits! Christopher Confessore adds his trademark humor to a program including music by Stephen Sondheim, Leroy Anderson, and Peter Schickele (a.k.a. P. D. Q. Bach)!


    With popular tunes, light classics and conductor comments, these themed concerts are among our audience's most beloved Holley Hall experiences.

  • Be Mine GE4

    Holley Hall DATES

    February 9, 10, 11, 12, 13

    PROGRAM

    • Overture from Girl Crazy*
    • "Love Theme" from Cinema Paradiso
    • La dolce vita
    • "Tara" from" Gone With the Wind*
    • Wine, Women, and Song, Waltzes*
    • Kamen's Dectet
    • Selections from Carmen*
    • Carousel Waltz*
    • "Love Theme" from Superman*
    • Three Dance Episodes from On the Town
    • "Scene d'Amour" from Vertigo*
    • "Wedding March" from A Midsummer Night’s Dream*

    * These works will be featured in the Wednesday, Friday and Sunday programs without intermission.

    Sarah Hicks, conductor
    Sarah Hicks, conductor

    Love is in the air as highly acclaimed pops conductor Sarah Hicks leads a Valentine's Day program for all. Celebrate love's sweetness with music from Gone with the Wind, La Dolce Vita and more.


    With popular tunes, light classics and conductor comments, these themed concerts are among our audience's most beloved Holley Hall experiences.

  • Journey on the Orient Express GE5

    Holley Hall DATES

    March 16, 17, 18, 19, 20

    PROGRAM

    • God Save the Queen*
    • Britten's "Frolicsome Finale" from Simple Symphony
    • My Fair Lady Selection for Orchestra*
    • Mouquet's "Pan et les bergers" from La Flûte de Pan*
      Betsy Traba, flute
    • Vergnügungszug Polka*
    • Cabaret Suite*
    • On the Beautiful Blue Danube Waltzes
    • Pizzicato Polka*
    • Dvořák's Humoresque*, Op. 101 No. 7
    • Bartók's Rumanian Folk Dances*
    • Rodney Bennet's Murder on the Orient Express Suite*

    * These works will be featured in the Wednesday, Friday and Sunday programs without intermission.

    Steven Jarvi, conductor
    Steven Jarvi, conductor

    Join an unfolding murder mystery as the orchestra, conducted by Steven Jarvi, travels the fabled route of Europe's most famous train, enjoying the music along the way.


    With popular tunes, light classics and conductor comments, these themed concerts are among our audience's most beloved Holley Hall experiences.

  • Saddles of the Silver Screen GE6

    Holley Hall DATES

    April 20, 21, 22, 23

    PROGRAM

    • Themes from Silverado*
    • High Noon Symphonic Suite
    • The John Wayne “Duke” March from Circus World
    • "Main Title" from Big Country
    • The Wild, Wild West*
    • Suite from Wyatt Earp
    • The Cowboys: Overture*
    • Annie Get Your Gun: Overture
    • "Buckaroo Holiday" from Rodeo
    • "On the Trail" from Grand Canyon Suite
    • Fiddle-Faddle*
    • Finale from Overture to William Tell*
    • Variations on a Shaker Melody*
    • "Hoe-Down" from Rodeo*

    * These works will be featured in the Wednesday, Friday and Sunday programs without intermission.

    Enrico Lopez-Yañez, conductor
    Enrico Lopez-Yañez, conductor

    Grab your cowboy boots and hat for a ride through the soundtracks of beloved TV and movie Westerns. Enrico Lopez-Yañez leads the musical caravan of selections from The Lone Ranger, Annie Get your Gun, Silverado, and more.


    With popular tunes, light classics and conductor comments, these themed concerts are among our audience's most beloved Holley Hall experiences.

Subscription Purchases are Risk Free

  • Purchase your subscription with confidence! If any concerts that you purchase are cancelled due to public health concerns, you have the option of a full refund, credit, or tax-deductible donation.

Benefitsof Subscribing

  • Substantial Savings Subscribers save up to 35% off of single ticket prices, depending upon the series.
  • The Best Seats Subscribers are given seat assignments before single tickets go on sale in September. Subscribers get the best available seats in their section of preference.
  • Free Ticket Exchange We understand you are busy. That’s why subscribers get free ticket exchanges. Subscribe now risk free.

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