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Home for the Holidays 

About This Concert

Hilarious and heartwarming, Home for the Holidays returns with a few new surprises, combining music performed by the Minnesota Orchestra and storytelling with a Minnesotan slant on Christmas and family traditions.

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Program Notes PDF

Artists

  • Minnesota Orchestra
  • Sarah Hicks, conductor
  • Conceived and directed by Peter Rothstein
  • Written and narrated by Kevin Kling
  • Original music by Robert Elhai and Peter Ostroushko
  • ComMUSICation youth choir, Ryan LaBoy, director

Fun Facts

  • In 1993, Kling won the prestigious Whiting Award for drama. He’s appeared regularly on NPR’s All Things Considered and won the 2012 National Storytelling Network's Circle of Excellence Award.
  • Our multitalented conductor Sarah Hicks helped create this uniquely Minnesotan holiday show in collaboration with Kevin Kling and director/co-writer Peter Rothstein.
  • Director Peter Rothstein is no stranger to the Twin Cities arts scene. The 2015 Star Tribune “Artist of the Year” is also Founding Artistic Director of Theater Latté Da.

Accessibility at Orchestra Hall

Assisted listening devices available Large print program available Wheelchair seating availableService dogs welcomePlease refrain from using strong perfumes and colognes

Presented by
JP Morgan Chase

Location Orchestra Hall
1111 Nicollet Mall
Minneapolis
MN
55403
Holiday

Home for the Holidays 

with the Minnesota Orchestra

Tickets

1544630177

1544839200

1576770977

Fri Dec 14 8pm

Other Performances

Sun Dec 16 2pm

Thu Dec 20 11am

Home For The Holidays | Photo © Courtney Perry

Home For The Holidays | Photo © Courtney Perry

About This Concert

Hilarious and heartwarming, Home for the Holidays returns with a few new surprises, combining music performed by the Minnesota Orchestra and storytelling with a Minnesotan slant on Christmas and family traditions.

Read more

Program Notes PDF

Artists

  • Minnesota Orchestra
  • Sarah Hicks, conductor
  • Conceived and directed by Peter Rothstein
  • Written and narrated by Kevin Kling
  • Original music by Robert Elhai and Peter Ostroushko
  • ComMUSICation youth choir, Ryan LaBoy, director

Fun Facts

  • In 1993, Kling won the prestigious Whiting Award for drama. He’s appeared regularly on NPR’s All Things Considered and won the 2012 National Storytelling Network's Circle of Excellence Award.
  • Our multitalented conductor Sarah Hicks helped create this uniquely Minnesotan holiday show in collaboration with Kevin Kling and director/co-writer Peter Rothstein.
  • Director Peter Rothstein is no stranger to the Twin Cities arts scene. The 2015 Star Tribune “Artist of the Year” is also Founding Artistic Director of Theater Latté Da.

Accessibility at Orchestra Hall

Assisted listening devices available Large print program available Wheelchair seating availableService dogs welcomePlease refrain from using strong perfumes and colognes

Presented by
JP Morgan Chase

OH+ Concert activities on Friday December 14 / see all upcoming OH+ events

Simpson Housing Services Pajama Drive

Simpson Housing Services Pajama Drive

When: Pre-concert
Where: Roberta Mann Grand Foyer
Donate new or gently used pajamas to support Simpson Housing Services, a local nonprofit that helps thousands of people experiencing homelessness find the housing, support, and shelter they need in a time of personal crisis. Look for collection bins near the Christmas tree in the lobby.

Norway House - Gingerbread Decorating

Norway House - Gingerbread Decorating

When: Pre-concert
Where: Roberta Mann Grand Foyer
As the window to contemporary Norway, Norway House is a registered 501 (c)3 non profit organization that partners with businesses, organizations, and the community to celebrate a shared heritage. Join us pre-concert for gingerbread house decorating!

Holiday Heralds Performance

Holiday Heralds Performance

When: 7:00-7:45pm
Where: Target Atrium
Holiday Heralds is a group of singers from the Minnesota Chorale, the official chorus of the Minnesota Orchestra. They enjoy spreading holiday cheer in private and public venues, as well as senior care facilities during the holidays.