All 2017 Performances

Piano competition

Piano Competition

Pianists ages 6-24 compete for trophies and cash prizes. Application Deadline: May 1, 2017. Preliminary Rounds: Saturday June 3 & Sunday June 4, 9am-3:30pm, free and open to the public. Final Round: Sunday, June 11 at 3pm, tickets required.

Jun 3 @ 9 am, Jun 4 @ 9 am, Jun 11 @ 3 pm

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Conducting Master Class

This 7-day professional conducting master class is open by application to conductors and auditors.

Master Class Jun 18-24; concert Jun 24 @ 5 pm

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Musical Theater: Man of La Mancha

The Man of La Mancha’s dream is Everyman’s dream. His tilting at windmills is Everyman’s great adventure. Somehow, the footlights disappear, time is telescoped and the Man of La Mancha speaks for humankind.

Jun 10, 15, 16, 17, 22, 23, 24 @ 8 pm; Jun 11, 18, 25 @ 4 pm; Jun 24 @ 3 pm

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Beethoven: Fidelio

Opera: Fidelio

The glorious and moving music of Beethoven’s opera Fidelio propels a stirring tale of love, heroism, and the fight for liberty against tyranny.

Jun 18 @ 3 pm, Jun 25 @ 3 pm

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Michelle Djokic - 2015 concert

Chamber Music: Concordia Chamber Players

Brilliant performers, intriguing programming: Kernis, Beethoven, R. Strauss. Concordia returns to The Princeton Festival for the 13th consecutive year.

Jun 3 @ 7:30 pm

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Quartet²: Film & Performance

“Quartet” film screening, followed by a live performance by Princeton Festival artists.

Jun 4 @ 4 pm

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Peter Martin

Jazz: Peter Martin Trio

Peter Martin is the go-to pianist, arranger, and music director for jazz stars like Dianne Reeves, Chris Botti, and Wynton Marsalis. His superstar trio makes its New Jersey debut in this Princeton Festival performance.

Jun 17 @ 8 pm

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Orchestra: Princeton Festival Baroque Orchestra

Concertmaster Juan Carlos Zamudio leads the Princeton Festival Baroque Orchestra in two concerts on period instruments.

June 17 @ 4 pm; Jun 21 @ 7:30 pm

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Ballet X performs Gran Partita. Photo by Alexander Iziliaev.


Philadelphia’s premier contemporary ballet company, with a focus on “new works of athleticism, emotion and grace”

Jun 24 @ 8 pm

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Choral Concert with Baroque Orchestra

The Festival Chorus and Festival Baroque Orchestra perform works by Handel, Vivaldi, Monteverdi, and Zelenka under the batons of conductors from the Choral Conducting Master Class.

Jun 25 @ 5 pm

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