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Dive into the refreshing waters of classical music, song and dance with DPAA Virtual Streams. Enjoy an array of exciting virtual performances from Dayton Opera, Dayton Ballet, and the Dayton Philharmonic—from small DPAA ensembles who have taken the stage to record concerts live and in-person, socially distanced, of course, to virtual multimedia replays of previous breathtaking DPAA performances, with brand new photo and video presentations to accompany the recorded musical performances.

HOW TO ACCESS DPAA VIRTUAL STREAMS
First, take a look at our Membership Levels below and choose the level that works best for you. We offer some of our Virtual Streams FREE for you to enjoy. To access ALL DPAA Virtual Streams, you can view the other Membership Levels, and with a specified donation to the DPAA, you can enjoy even more exciting programming, DPAA Bonus Performances, Artist Q&As, and Behind-the-Scenes videos.

HOW TO SEE A FULL LIST OF DPAA VIRTUAL STREAMS
Scroll down to the colorful banners below for a full listing of our upcoming Autumn Streams, Holiday Streams, Family Streams, and, of course, a few Summer Streams concerts that are still available for you to enjoy!

Membership Levels

Enjoy an array of concerts from Autumn Streams, Holiday Streams and Family Streams for FREE from the comfort of your home. All Free Concerts in each Streams category are marked with a green FREE tag. Register now OR use the Log in that you created with our DPAA Summer Streams, and you are ready to enjoy any of our Free DPAA Virtual Streams listed under the colorful banners below.

Donation Level – $100
Enjoy access to all DPAA Virtual Streams from each category below, including Autumn Streams, Holiday Streams, Family Streams, and Summer Streams.

Donation Level – $250
Enjoy access to all DPAA Virtual Streams, including programs available at the Basic donation level, plus DPAA Bonus Performances, Artist Q&As, and Behind-the-Scenes videos.

Donation Level – $500
Enjoy access to all DPAA Virtual Streams and extras available at the Plus membership level, as well as access to live-streams of future in-theater performances this season, plus special additional streams to be announced.

Virtual Streams Programs

Click on the banners below to see the exciting DPAA Virtual Streams programs you can access from Dayton Ballet, Dayton Opera, and Dayton Philharmonic for the remainder of 2020!

Dayton Opera Artist-in-Residence Recital

Virtual Performance

FREE

Available for on-demand viewing until December 31, 2020

Please register to view these streams. To view this stream, you must be a DPAA Virtual Streams | Free member or higher.

A Celebration from Carillon Historical Park

Virtual Performance

FREE

Available for on-demand viewing until June 30, 2021

A unique virtual DPAA Signature Event showcasing the power and collaboration of all three art forms of the DPAA—Ballet, Opera, and Philharmonic—performed on location at Carillon Historical Park.

Please register to view these streams. To view this stream, you must be a DPAA Virtual Streams | Free member or higher.

Postcards from Dayton

Virtual Performance


Available for on-demand viewing after premiere

Dayton Opera stars perform exquisite selections from traditional opera, new works, and stirring art song, filmed on-location at scenic spots around town that showcase the beauty of our Gem City.

Please register to view these streams. To view this stream, you must be a DPAA Virtual Streams | Basic member or higher.

The Dayton Philharmonic Returns

Virtual Performance


Available for on-demand viewing after premiere

Musicians from the Dayton Philharmonic take the stage together at the Schuster Center for the first time since March for a DPAA Virtual Stream concert that includes works by Strauss, Ewazen, Elgar, and Mozart!

Please register to view these streams. To view this stream, you must be a DPAA Virtual Streams | Basic member or higher.

Halloween Spooktacular

Virtual Performance

FREE


Premieres October 31, 2020, 3:00 pm

Available for on-demand viewing after premiere

Artists from Dayton Philharmonic, Dayton Ballet and Dayton Opera joins forces for a virtual performance from the Schuster Center to celebrate the autumn season! Let’s all dress up and have a spooky good time!

Please register to view these streams. To view this stream, you must be a DPAA Virtual Streams | Free member or higher.

Beethoven 4 and More!

Virtual Performance



Premieres November 13, 2020, 8:00 pm

Available for on-demand viewing after premiere

Dayton Philharmonic musicians are thrilled to take the stage at the Schuster once again for a virtual performance that continues our celebration of the 250th anniversary of Beethoven’s birth!

Please register to view these streams. To view this stream, you must be a DPAA Virtual Streams | Basic member or higher.

Libiamo! A Celebration of Dayton Opera

Virtual Performance



Premieres November 20, 2020, 8:00 pm

Available for on-demand viewing after premiere

Join us for a virtual operatic party as we kick off the celebration of Dayton Opera’s 60th Season and Tom Bankston’s 25th Season!

Please register to view these streams. To view this stream, you must be a DPAA Virtual Streams | Basic member or higher.

Hometown Holiday

Virtual Performance



Premieres December 4, 2020, 8:00 pm

Available for on-demand viewing after premiere

Artists from Dayton Philharmonic, Dayton Ballet and Dayton Opera help us all get into the the spirit of the season with a virtual celebration of the holidays with the DPAA!

Please register to view these streams. To view this stream, you must be a DPAA Virtual Streams | Basic member or higher.

25 Years of The Nutcracker: A Dayton Ballet Retrospective

Virtual Performance



Premieres December 11, 2020, 8:00 pm

Available for on-demand viewing after premiere

A virtual replay celebrating Dayton Ballet’s The Nutcracker, with a beautiful photo montage highlighting 25 incredible years of performances, set to Tchaikovsky’s score performed and recorded by the Dayton Philharmonic!

Please register to view these streams. To view this stream, you must be a DPAA Virtual Streams | Basic member or higher.

Bach’s Lunch with the Carillon Brass

Virtual Performance

FREE


Premieres December 18, 2020, 12:00 pm

Available for on-demand viewing after premiere

A virtual performance of holiday music from the DPO Brass Quintet that has become a seasonal favorite in Dayton!

Please register to view these streams. To view this stream, you must be a DPAA Virtual Streams | Free member or higher.

Shapes, Steps, and Stories

Virtual Performance

FREE

Available for on-demand viewing until June 30, 2021

Dayton Ballet invites families of all ages to step inside the world of ballet and learn how simple shapes help make ballet steps that then become beautiful dances.

Please register to view these streams. To view this stream, you must be a DPAA Virtual Streams | Free member or higher.

Fairytales in Motion

Virtual Performance


Available for on-demand viewing after premiere

Dayton Ballet II Senior Company dancers
Join Little Red Riding Hood on a journey around Dayton as she explores favorite fairytales through the medium of dance!

Please register to view these streams. To view this stream, you must be a DPAA Virtual Streams | Basic member or higher.

Postcards from Dayton

Virtual Performance


Available for on-demand viewing after premiere

Dayton Opera stars perform exquisite selections from traditional opera, new works, and stirring art song, filmed on-location at scenic spots around town that showcase the beauty of our Gem City.

Please register to view these streams. To view this stream, you must be a DPAA Virtual Streams | Basic member or higher.

Halloween Spooktacular

Virtual Performance

FREE


Premieres October 31, 2020, 3:00 pm

Available for on-demand viewing after premiere

Artists from Dayton Philharmonic, Dayton Ballet and Dayton Opera joins forces for a virtual performance from the Schuster Center to celebrate the autumn season! Let’s all dress up and have a spooky good time!

Please register to view these streams. To view this stream, you must be a DPAA Virtual Streams | Free member or higher.

25 Years of The Nutcracker: A Dayton Ballet Retrospective

Virtual Performance



Premieres December 11, 2020, 8:00 pm

Available for on-demand viewing after premiere

A virtual replay celebrating Dayton Ballet’s The Nutcracker, with a beautiful photo montage highlighting 25 incredible years of performances, set to Tchaikovsky’s score performed and recorded by the Dayton Philharmonic!

Please register to view these streams. To view this stream, you must be a DPAA Virtual Streams | Basic member or higher.

"The Basement Tapes" - Halloween Spooktacular

Virtual Performance


Dayton Philharmonic Conductor Neal Gittleman gives us a delightful guided tour of his basement stash of costumes from DPO PhilharMonster Family Concerts over the years!

Please register to view these streams. To view this stream, you must be a DPAA Virtual Streams | Plus member or higher.

Artists Q&A - Postcards from Dayton

Virtual Performance


Learn a little more about the talented singers performing in Dayton Opera’s Virtual Stream Postcards from Dayton.

Please register to view these streams. To view this stream, you must be a DPAA Virtual Streams | Plus member or higher.

Behind-the-Scenes of Postcards from Dayton

Virtual Performance


Take a Behind-the-Scenes look at the making of Dayton Opera’s Virtual Stream entitled Postcards from Dayton!

Please register to view these streams. To view this stream, you must be a DPAA Virtual Streams | Plus member or higher.

Behind-the-Scenes of Fairytales in Motion

Virtual Performance


Take a behind-the-scenes tour of Fairytales in Motion with dancers from Dayton Ballet II.

Please register to view these streams. To view this stream, you must be a DPAA Virtual Streams | Plus member or higher.

Coming Soon! Live Streaming of In-Theater Performances!


Become a Premium Level member today, so you are ready when the time comes for live streaming of in-theater performances with the DPAA!

Please register to view these streams. To view this stream, you must be a DPAA Virtual Streams | Premium member or higher.

DPO Musicians Interview – Summer Streams Recital Series

Virtual performance


DPO Artistic Director and Conductor Neal Gittleman interviews the musicians who perform in the final two DPAA Summer Streams Recital Series concerts.

Please register to view these streams. To view this stream, you must be a DPAA Virtual Streams | Plus member or higher.

Behind the Scenes with the Artistic Directors – Beethoven's Ninth: Season Opening Spectacular

Virtual performance


Neal Gittlmeman, Tom Bankston, and Karen Burke discuss Beethoven’s Ninth: Season Opening Spectacular from 2018 which premiered as the first DPAA Summer Streams Replay concert in 2020.

Please register to view these streams. To view this stream, you must be a DPAA Virtual Streams | Plus member or higher.

Artist Q&A - DPO Brass Quintet

Virtual performance


Musicians of the Dayton Philharmonic Orchestra Brass Quintet share insights about their music and life during COVID-19.

Please register to view these streams. To view this stream, you must be a DPAA Virtual Streams | Plus member or higher.

Artist Q&A – DPO Woodwind Quintet

Virtual performance


Musicians of the Dayton Philharmonic Orchestra Woodwind Quintet share insights about their music and life during COVID-19.

Please register to view these streams. To view this stream, you must be a DPAA Virtual Streams | Plus member or higher.

Artistic Director Discussion - Dayton Opera's performance of "America the Beautiful"

Virtual performance


Dayton Opera Thomas Bankston discusses “America the Beautiful” with David Kempers, who created the arrangement for soprano and string quintet.

Please register to view these streams. To view this stream, you must be a DPAA Virtual Streams | Plus member or higher.

Behind the Scenes of The Great Gatsby – Dayton Ballet Dancer Margot Aknin

Virtual performance


Dayton Ballet Dancer – Behind-the-Scenes Look
Company member Margot Aknin talks about the experience of dancing the role of Daisy Buchanan in Dayton Ballet’s 2017 production of Ron Cunningham’s “The Great Gatsby.” 

Please register to view these streams. To view this stream, you must be a DPAA Virtual Streams | Plus member or higher.

Dayton Opera Artist-in-Residence Summer Stream – Bonus Performance

Virtual performance


SULLIVAN: “Poor Wand’ring One from The Pirates of Penzance
Maya Vansuch soprano
John Benjamin piano

Please register to view these streams. To view this stream, you must be a DPAA Virtual Streams | Plus member or higher.

Bonus Performance - Barber's Adagio for Strings - 9/11 Tribute

Virtual performance


Members of the Dayton Philharmonic perform Barber’s Adagio for Strings along with a sound collage of the names of the victims of the September 11, 2001 attacks.

Please register to view these streams. To view this stream, you must be a DPAA Virtual Streams | Plus member or higher.

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Need Help Accessing Streams?

What if I have already donated to DPAA? What if I have donated the value of my tickets from a canceled performance?
For those who have given by mail or electronic deposit directly to the Dayton Performing Arts Alliance, or for those who have donated the value of tickets to a canceled performance, please check your email for an acknowledgement letter for your streaming link and discount code. Follow these directions:

1) Either click the link in your email you received from DPAA or enter www.daytonperformingarts/streams.

2) Log in or Register now for your Streaming Membership.

If you are a First Time Stream Member, you will need to Register now

If you are a Returning Stream Member, you will need to Log in with the same username/email address and password you have already created during Summer Streams.
Please only enter ONE, either the username or email address, to login.

3) ENTER the Discount Code provided in your email or on the printed acknowledgment letter into the ‘Discount Code’ Box. 

4) Click SUBMIT

5) WATCH NOW buttons will now appear in order to access content.

I am a returning user. How do I log in?
You may Log in under the performance descriptions or you may Log in in the upper right hand corner of the website.

What if I forgot my password?
If you registered for Summer Streams, you will use the same username/email address and password. If you have forgotten your password, please click FORGOT PASSWORD. Should you have an issue logging in, please contact Jennifer Snedigar, Director of Individual Giving, by email at [email protected] or by phone at (937) 224-3521 x1116 for assistance.

I am completely new to DPAA streaming. How do I access DPAA Virtual Streams?
If you are new to streaming and need to set up a streaming membership, please click REGISTER.
Once you register, the buttons beside each performance will convert to WATCH NOW if the stream is available at your membership level.

I want to see even more Streams and/or Bonus Performances. How do I upgrade my membership?
To upgrade from a Free Membership to a higher level, you can make a donation online via any ‘Donate Now’ button.
To upgrade from a Basic Membership to a Plus or Premium Membership, please contact Jennifer Snedigar, Director of Individual Giving, by email at [email protected] or by phone at (937) 224-3521 x1116.
Basic Membership gives you access to all DPAA Virtual Streams.
Plus Membership enables you to view all DPAA Virtual Streams plus Bonus Performances and Content.
Premium Membership gives you access to future live-streams of in-theater events. 

Please note: Your access level online will be initially based on your current online gift and not on your cumulative giving. We are currently building the functionality to consider cumulative giving online; however, that functionality is not yet available. If you have cumulative giving at a higher membership level than what you are registered, you will receive a Discount Code to enable you to view the correct membership level content. If you have given in the past, you may have received a Discount Code already. Please use the provided Discount Code to view the streaming content. We will also be contacting those who have increased their giving or have given multiple gifts throughout the season and will upgrade your membership level as appropriate.