Celebrating 50 Years of the Weathervane Playhouse
Enjoy a welcome reception with fine food and a cash bar; a concert with the Newark-Granville Symphony Orchestra featuring a repertoire of musical theatre pieces; singing performances by Weathervane actors; after-concert party with jazz standards, dj, and dancing; and a midnight light buffet and champagne toast.
Dress is cocktail attire. Tickets: $150 per person for center section seats; $100 per person for left and right section seats.
On behalf of The Newark-Granville Symphony Orchestra, we wish you and your family the merriest of Holidays and invite you to join us in celebrating our exciting 2017-18 season under the direction of our new music director, Russel C. Mikkelson.
° Is a fully paid professional orchestra performing outstanding symphonic music and bringing world-class soloists to our community.
° Is accessible to everyone in Licking Country. Whether bluegrass, patriotic favorites accompanying the 4th of July fireworks, or a live score to a movie, the NGSO has brought over 13 years of special events and diverse programming helping to bring symphonic music to a wide and varied audience. Enhanced by keeping ticket prices low, making it easy for all to enjoy our orchestral gem.
° Reaches more than 10,000 students and their families through our music education programs. Bringing the music to them for free.
° Loves our community and is excited to partner with other non-profit organizations such as The Weathervane Playhouse, The Central Ohio Youth Ballet, The Millennium Irish Dance Academy of Granville, just to name a few!
° Is nurturing the next generation of musical greatness.Your Newark-Granville Youth Symphony has been giving young local musicians opportunities to develop and share their musical gifts. To involve even more children, we formed the Newark-Granville Chamber Strings to meet the needs of beginning performers and our Overture Project offers students in need access to instruments and music lessons.
The NGSO has been made possible through the generous support of businesses, organizations, and individuals just like you. So it is with this marvelous backdrop of merriment that we invite you to celebrate with us the musical excellence with a financial gift to the Newark-Granville Symphony Orchestra.
Your gift will support all of our performances and programs, ensuring a future as rich as our past. Help us continue our legacy of making world-class symphonic music available to everyone in our community.
The IRA Charitable Rollover, a popular tax-wise giving option and is available through 2017. If you are 70 ½ or older, you may make a gift of up to $100,000 directly to the Newark-Granville Symphony Orchestra from your IRA and have this amount count against your required minimum distribution, with no federal income tax impact.