Welcome to WITF’s Local Events Calendar!
Our season premieres with epic dance works of prized composers from the past to the present. Tchaikovsky’s legendary ballet, Swan Lake, is based on Russian folk tales and infuses resonant tones with an unprecedented level of musical depth for ballets at its inception. Another cherished Russian piece, Rachmaninoff’s Symphonic Dances, steers the listener through three distinctive movements— foreboding, ghostly surrealism, and the last struggle. Audiences will also enjoy the vivacious and colorful musical sounds of Guggenheim Fellow Gabriela Lena Frank’s…Find out more »
Over two hundred years since Frankenstein’s inception, the York Symphony Orchestra pays homage to this timeless tale. A special screening of the original Boris Karloff Frankenstein film is accompanied with live music that was composed in 2001 by Michael Shapiro. Come dressed in your Halloween attire! Suggested age 8 and upFind out more »