Calendar of Events

28 October 2018, Sunday

4:00 PM "Romantic Reflections"

Petersburg High School Auditorium

3101 Johnson Road, Petersburg, VA

A program of music by composers of the "Romantic" era, and composers of later generations who followed the Romantic style. Featured are highlights from "Jurassic Park" and music used for the Alfred Hitchcock TV theme.

Adults: $20.00 / Senior Citizen: $17.00 / Students: $12.00*

3 November 2018, Saturday

7:30 PM "Classical Pops"

Colonial Heights High School Auditorium

3600 Conduit Road, Colonial Heights, VA

This special concert showcases members of the Colonial Heights High School Band. The PSO will perform entertaining classical and popular music. The concert, sponsored by the City of Colonial Heights, is open to the public free of charge.

Adults: Free / Students: Free

2 December 2018, Sunday

4:00 PM Handel's "Messiah" - Part I

Petersburg High School Auditorium

3101 Johnson Road, Petersburg, VA

The orchestra presents George Frideric Handel's famous Oratorio, joined by the One Voice Chorus of Richmond and outstanding guest soloists.

Adults: $20.00 / Senior Citizen: $17.00 / Students: $12.00*

16 February 2019, Saturday

7:00 PM "Perfectly Marvelous Gala" Cabaret

VSU Gateway Dining and Events Center

2804 Martin Luther King Drive, Colonial Heights, VA

The Petersburg Symphony Orchestra will host its seventh annual "Perfectly Marvelous" Cabaret on Saturday, February 16, 2019 from 7PM to 11PM at Virginia State University's Gateway Dining and Event Center. This year's event will feature the music of the late, great Aretha Franklin. Mr. James Holden, talented and accomplished saxophonist and Assistant Professor of Music at VSU, and Mr. DaVaro Wilson, a proficient musician who currently arranges music for the VSU marching band, arranged the music for orchestral presentation. Ms. Chuntea Williams, a gifted local vocalist, will deliver the Arethra Franklin sound. In addition to listening and dancing to those familiar tunes, patrons will also enjoy performances by the VSU Essence of Troy dancers, delicious heavy hors d'oeuvres and wine, as well as bid on unique and "must have" items on the Silent Auction.

Cabaret: $52.00*

28 April 2019, Sunday

4:00 PM "Conductor's Favorites"

Petersburg High School Auditorium

3101 Johnson Road, Petersburg, VA

Come and celebrate Ulysses Kirksey's 30th anniversary as Music Director of the PSO. Featured are some of Kirksey's favorites, like "Suite Algerienne" and Firebird Suite".

Adults: $20.00 / Senior Citizen: $17.00 / Students: $12.00*

*These ticket prices include a $2.00 convenience cost for tickets purchased through the website.  Tickets will be available at the box office before performances   /   8047320999   /   19 Goodrich Avenue, Petersburg, VA, 23805