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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Dayton Philharmonic Youth Orchestra: Spring Concert

Schuster Center

2:30 pm Sunday, May 19, 2024

Celebrate the end of a phenomenal season with Dayton Philharmonic Youth Orchestra! You’ll hear some of the best compositions in the classical music repertoire by Dayton’s extremely talented youth musicians…

Memorial Day Celebration Concert

Carillon Park

7:00 pm Sunday, May 26, 2024

Join the Philharmonic for an exciting concert to celebrate Memorial Day! Bring your own seat—but leave the cooler at home—and enjoy patriotic tunes such as the “Armed Forces Salute.”

The Music of Green Day

Schuster Center

7:30 pm Saturday, June 1, 2024

Rock out to a full symphonic production featuring music from five-time Grammy Award-winning punk rock band Green Day!

An Afternoon with Will Liverman: Opera Star Recital

Schuster Center

2:30 pm Sunday, June 2, 2024

Called “one of the most versatile singing artists performing today” (Bachtrack), Grammy Award-winning baritone Will Liverman comes to Dayton fresh from his Metropolitan Opera premiere of Anthony Davis’s X: The…

New World Symphony

Schuster Center

7:30 pm Friday, June 7, 2024

7:30 pm Saturday, June 8, 2024

DPAA honors Black Music Month by celebrating African American musical traditions. Florence Price, the first Black woman to receive national attention as a symphonic composer, blends Joplin-esque ballroom and ragtime…

Soundtrack Magic: John Williams and Friends

Schuster Center

7:30 pm Friday, June 21, 2024

7:30 pm Saturday, June 22, 2024

Grab your popcorn for an evening of beloved musical works from the silver screen! Featuring familiar songs from movies like 2001: A Space Odyssey, Casablanca, and The Lord of the…

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