In celebration of our 15th anniversary, we are redesigning our website and plan the “big reveal” in early 2019! In the meantime, here’s an overview of the performances and dates for June 2019, with links to the event pages for more detail.
OPERA | Nixon in China
Sun 6/23 @ 3 pm
Sun 6/30 @ 3 pm
Music by John Adams, libretto by Alice Goodman.
A story of complex political conflict with deep and mature emotion, set to the background of exciting and expressive music.
Musical Theater | She Loves Me
Sat 6/8 @ 8 pm
Sun 6/9 @ 4 pm
Fri 6/14 @ 8 pm
Sat 6/15 @ 8 pm
Sun 6/16 @ 4 pm
Thu 6/20 @ 8 pm
Fri 6/21 @ 8 pm
Sat 6/22 @ 8 pm
Sun 6/23 @ 4 pm
Thu 6/27 @ 8 pm
Fri 6/28 @ 8 pm
Sat 6/29 @ 8 pm
Sun 6/30 @ 4 pm
Book by Joe Masteroff, music by Jerry Bock, lyrics by Sheldon Harnick
Based on a play by Miklos Laszio
Two Budapest shop employees clash at work, unaware that secretly they are pen pal soul mates in this charming rom-com of a musical.
PIANO COMPETITION | PRELIMINARY & FINAL ROUNDS
Sat 6/8, 8:00 am to 4 pm
free and open to the public
Sun 6/9 @ 3 pm
Be amazed by the musicality and virtuosity of over 100 young artists ages 6-24 in the preliminary rounds. Finalists compete for trophies and cash prizes in the final round.
» Read more about the Piano Competition. Application Deadline: May 6, 2019.
Chamber Music | Concordia Chamber Players
Fri 6/7 @ 7:30 pm
Brilliant performers, intriguing programming. The Concordia Chamber Players return to The Princeton Festival for the 15th consecutive year.
Baroque | Princeton Festival Baroque Chamber Ensemble
Sat 6/22 @ 4 pm
Concertmaster Juan Carlos Zamudio leads the Princeton Festival Baroque Chamber Ensemble playing period instruments.
Baroque | Princeton Festival Baroque Orchestra
Wed 6/26 @ 7:30 pm
Concertmaster Juan Carlos Zamudio leads the Princeton Festival Baroque Orchestra in vivid performances on period instruments.
Choral | Princeton Festival Baroque Choral Concert
Sat 6/29 @ 7 pm
The Princeton Festival Baroque Chorus and Princeton Festival Baroque Orchestra perform works by Bach and Vivaldi using period instruments.
Jazz | Artist TBA
Sat 6/15 @ 8 pm
An evening of exceptional jazz by top artists.
Piano Recital | Artist TBA
Sat 6/22 @ 7:30 pm
For the first time since 2016 the Festival will offer a solo performance by an outstanding keyboard artist.