Art That Moves: 2023-2024 Season Announced!

It’s the anticipation of an orchestra tuning and the thrill of the performance. It’s the momentum of a dancer flying across the stage in a gravity-defying leap. It’s the deep sorrow you feel in the final moments of a heart-wrenching operatic performance and the calm reflection that follows. Nothing moves us like the performance arts. We can’t wait to share another soul-stirring season with you starting in September 2023.

Explore all upcoming Dayton Performing Arts Alliance performances and events below.

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Brahms: A German Requiem

Schuster Center

7:30 pm Friday, March 8, 2024

7:30 pm Saturday, March 9, 2024

Brahms’ inspiring and moving German Requiem, including both orchestra and chorus, is a pinnacle work written after the wrenching loss of his mother. Another kind of memorial opens the concert:…

Dayton Philharmonic Youth Orchestra: On Broadway!

Schuster Center

2:30 pm Sunday, March 10, 2024

Enjoy Broadway hits without the hassle of traveling to New York! No need to pack or buy a plane ticket, Dayton Philharmonic Youth Orchestra and Opera Artists-in-Residence perform songs and overtures…

Young People's Concert: A Salute to Teachers (and Students!)

Schuster Center

11:30 am Wednesday, March 20, 2024

In this family-friendly concert, we pay homage to teachers—and the students they nurture—by highlighting some famous student-teacher composer duos. Haydn was Beethoven’s teacher; Dvořák and Burleigh taught each other; and…

The Celtic Tenors

Schuster Center

7:30 pm Saturday, March 23, 2024

Three tenors, one voice! The charismatic, globe-trotting trio is the most successful classical crossover act to emerge from Ireland.

Total Eclipse: The Sun and The Planets

Schuster Center

7:30 pm Friday, April 5, 2024

7:30 pm Saturday, April 6, 2024

Neal Gittleman leads this celestial celebration honoring the Total Solar Eclipse on April 8, 2024. The evening begins with Nielsen’s Helios Overture, a day in the life of the sun.…

New Beginnings

Victoria Theatre

7:30 pm Friday, April 12, 2024

7:30 pm Saturday, April 13, 2024

2:30 pm Sunday, April 14, 2024

New Beginnings offers a glimpse of the exciting new era that lies before the Dayton Ballet. The Ballet’s soon-to-be announced Artistic Director will handpick the repertoire for this performance, sharing…

Puccini's Tosca

Schuster Center

7:30 pm Saturday, April 20, 2024

2:30 pm Sunday, April 21, 2024

Puccini’s Tosca is a thrilling roller-coaster ride of political intrigue, passion, and betrayal, filled with some of the most ravishing music in opera. A feast for both the eye and…

Arrival from Sweden: The Music of ABBA

Schuster Center

7:30 pm Saturday, April 27, 2024

You know the songs. You’ve got the moves. It’s the best ABBA tribute band on Earth performing the band’s greatest hits!

Dayton Ballet School Concert: Down the Yellow Brick Road

Victoria Theatre

2:30 pm Saturday, May 4, 2024

Lions and tigers and bears, oh my! Join the students of Dayton Ballet School as we travel with Dorothy and other familiar friends down the yellow brick road to the…

Windborne's Music of Whitney Houston

Schuster Center

7:30 pm Saturday, May 18, 2024

Dance the night away! Broadway sensation Rashidra Scott joins Windborne Music and the Philharmonic to celebrate Whitney Houston’s extraordinary talent with an evening of her biggest hits.

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