Altoona Symphony Orchestra: SHAKESPEARE’S PASSION
March 18 @ 7:30 pm - 9:30 pm
Experience the timeless drama of Shakespeare with guest conductor Benjamin Firer and discover why these works have moved us for centuries. Be transported around the world and across time with Mendelssohn’s A Midsummer Night’s Dream Overture, American composer David Diamond’s Romeo and Juliet, and Korngold’s thrilling Much Ado About Nothing. Then, enjoy featured ASO clarinetist Anthony Poehailos in Rossini’s operatically inspired Introduction, Theme and Variations.