Celebrate the Season with the Hartford Symphony Orchestra at Holiday Cirque Spectacular December 19 -Two Performances!

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Program to Feature Aerial Feats and Acrobatics Choreographed to Seasonal Favorites

HARTFORD, November 11, 2015 – Back by popular demand! The Hartford Symphony Orchestra will combine acrobatics and holiday music at Holiday Cirque Spectacular on Saturday, December 19, 2015 at 3:00 and 7:30 p.m. in Mortensen Hall at The Bushnell Center for the Performing Arts in Hartford. Holiday Cirque Spectacular is part of the 2015-16 POPS! Series, sponsored by United Technologies. Conducted by HSO Music Director Carolyn Kuan, the concert will include such favorites as Deck the Halls, selections from The Nutcracker, Sleigh Ride, selections from Frozen, plus an audience sing-along. Of course, our holiday program wouldn’t be complete without a visit from Santa and Mrs. Claus! Concert sponsor is Prudential.

The performers of Cirque de la Symphonie are some of the most accomplished veterans of exceptional cirque programs from across the globe. They include world record holders, gold-medal winners of international competitions, Olympians and some of the most original talent ever seen, including Vladimir Tsarkov, Aleksandr Deev, Vitalii Buza, Ekaterina Borzikova and Irina Burdetsky.

The Hartford Symphony Orchestra and The Bushnell are teaming up with the U.S. Marine Corps Reserve Toys for Tots program for a toy drive. Please consider bringing a new, unwrapped toy to drop off in Toys for Toys boxes located The Bushnell lobbies.

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Calendar Listing:
HSO POPS! SERIES: HOLIDAY CIRQUE SPECTACULAR

Featuring the Hartford Symphony Orchestra; Carolyn Kuan, conductor; Cirque de la Symphonie
Saturday, December 19, 2015 ? 3:00 & 7:30 p.m.
Mortensen Hall ? The Bushnell Center for the Performing Arts
Ticket Information: Tickets to this concert begin at $23. Student tickets are $10. To purchase tickets or for more information, please call (860) 987-5900 or visit www.hartfordsymphony.org

Concert Sponsor: Prudential
Pops! Series Presenting Sponsor: United Technologies

HSO programs are funded in part by the Greater Hartford Arts Council, the Hartford Foundation for Public Giving, and with support from the Department of Economic and Community Development, Connecticut Office of the Arts, which also receives support from the National Endowment for the Arts, a federal agency.