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The Humans

Forbes Center for the Performing Arts 147 Warsaw Ave, Harrisonburg, VA

The American family takes center stage in this haunting and humorous work by rising playwright Stephen Karam. Breaking with tradition, Erik Blake has brought his family from Pennsylvania to celebrate Thanksgiving at his daughter’s apartment in Lower Manhattan. As darkness falls outside the dilapidated pre-war duplex, eerie things start to go bump in the night—and […]

Melissa Aldana featuring the Madison Jazz Collective

Forbes Center for the Performing Arts 147 Warsaw Ave, Harrisonburg, VA

Chilean-born Melissa Aldana is a Grammy-nominated saxophonist and composer whose playing has “an austere beauty,” with Aldana “as persuasive with long-lined phrases as with a flurry of fast-flying notes.” (Chicago Tribune) Aldana became the first female and first South American to win the coveted Thelonious Monk International Saxophone Competition in 2013, setting the stage for […]

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The Humans

Forbes Center for the Performing Arts 147 Warsaw Ave, Harrisonburg, VA

The American family takes center stage in this haunting and humorous work by rising playwright Stephen Karam. Breaking with tradition, Erik Blake has brought his family from Pennsylvania to celebrate Thanksgiving at his daughter’s apartment in Lower Manhattan. As darkness falls outside the dilapidated pre-war duplex, eerie things start to go bump in the night—and […]

Recurring

The Humans

Forbes Center for the Performing Arts 147 Warsaw Ave, Harrisonburg, VA

The American family takes center stage in this haunting and humorous work by rising playwright Stephen Karam. Breaking with tradition, Erik Blake has brought his family from Pennsylvania to celebrate Thanksgiving at his daughter’s apartment in Lower Manhattan. As darkness falls outside the dilapidated pre-war duplex, eerie things start to go bump in the night—and […]

Recurring

The Humans

Forbes Center for the Performing Arts 147 Warsaw Ave, Harrisonburg, VA

The American family takes center stage in this haunting and humorous work by rising playwright Stephen Karam. Breaking with tradition, Erik Blake has brought his family from Pennsylvania to celebrate Thanksgiving at his daughter’s apartment in Lower Manhattan. As darkness falls outside the dilapidated pre-war duplex, eerie things start to go bump in the night—and […]

Recurring

The Humans

Forbes Center for the Performing Arts 147 Warsaw Ave, Harrisonburg, VA

The American family takes center stage in this haunting and humorous work by rising playwright Stephen Karam. Breaking with tradition, Erik Blake has brought his family from Pennsylvania to celebrate Thanksgiving at his daughter’s apartment in Lower Manhattan. As darkness falls outside the dilapidated pre-war duplex, eerie things start to go bump in the night—and […]

Cuarteto Latinoamericano

Forbes Center for the Performing Arts 147 Warsaw Ave, Harrisonburg, VA

With “vital, fresh, imaginative music and sensitive, brilliant performances,” (The Washington Post) Cuarteto Latinoamericano is one of the world’s foremost string quartets, and for 40 years, the leading proponent of Latin American music for the genre. The Cuarteto has toured five continents and won numerous awards, including two Latin Grammys, with three brothers—violinists Arón Bitrán […]

Septura Brass Septet

Forbes Center for the Performing Arts 147 Warsaw Ave, Harrisonburg, VA

Septura is “brass playing at its most exalted.” (Fanfare) Seven of London’s leading players have redefined brass chamber music through the uniquely expressive sound of the brass septet. This new generation of British brass superstars hold principal positions in the London Symphony, Royal Philharmonic, London Philharmonic, BBC Symphony, and other prominent European orchestras. Currently the […]

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Rent

Forbes Center for the Performing Arts 147 Warsaw Ave, Harrisonburg, VA

For a quarter of a century, Jonathan Larson’s Rent has inspired us to choose love over fear and to live without regret. This Tony Award and Pulitzer Prize-winning musical follows a year in the life of a group of bohemians in the East Village of New York City struggling to survive and create amidst the […]

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Rent

Forbes Center for the Performing Arts 147 Warsaw Ave, Harrisonburg, VA

For a quarter of a century, Jonathan Larson’s Rent has inspired us to choose love over fear and to live without regret. This Tony Award and Pulitzer Prize-winning musical follows a year in the life of a group of bohemians in the East Village of New York City struggling to survive and create amidst the […]

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Rent

Forbes Center for the Performing Arts 147 Warsaw Ave, Harrisonburg, VA

For a quarter of a century, Jonathan Larson’s Rent has inspired us to choose love over fear and to live without regret. This Tony Award and Pulitzer Prize-winning musical follows a year in the life of a group of bohemians in the East Village of New York City struggling to survive and create amidst the […]

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Rent

Forbes Center for the Performing Arts 147 Warsaw Ave, Harrisonburg, VA

For a quarter of a century, Jonathan Larson’s Rent has inspired us to choose love over fear and to live without regret. This Tony Award and Pulitzer Prize-winning musical follows a year in the life of a group of bohemians in the East Village of New York City struggling to survive and create amidst the […]

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Rent

Forbes Center for the Performing Arts 147 Warsaw Ave, Harrisonburg, VA

For a quarter of a century, Jonathan Larson’s Rent has inspired us to choose love over fear and to live without regret. This Tony Award and Pulitzer Prize-winning musical follows a year in the life of a group of bohemians in the East Village of New York City struggling to survive and create amidst the […]

Tenebrae

Forbes Center for the Performing Arts 147 Warsaw Ave, Harrisonburg, VA

Based in England, Tenebrae is hailed as “one of the best choirs in the world.” (St. Louis Post-Dispatch) Described as “phenomenal” (The Times) and “devastatingly beautiful” (Gramophone), this award-winning ensemble under the direction of Nigel Short is renowned for its passion, precision and awe-inspiring performances. Tenebrae delivers dramatic programming, allowing audiences to be moved by […]

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The Rake’s Progress

Forbes Center for the Performing Arts 147 Warsaw Ave, Harrisonburg, VA

Experience The Rake’s Progress, a neoclassical operatic gem by Igor Stravinsky, one of the most celebrated composers of the 20th century. Considered one of his greatest works, The Rake’s Progress is Stravinsky’s only full-length opera and features music that is some of his “most ingenious.” (The New York Times) The 1951 English opera is based […]

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The Rake’s Progress

Forbes Center for the Performing Arts 147 Warsaw Ave, Harrisonburg, VA

Experience The Rake’s Progress, a neoclassical operatic gem by Igor Stravinsky, one of the most celebrated composers of the 20th century. Considered one of his greatest works, The Rake’s Progress is Stravinsky’s only full-length opera and features music that is some of his “most ingenious.” (The New York Times) The 1951 English opera is based […]

The Rake’s Progress

Forbes Center for the Performing Arts 147 Warsaw Ave, Harrisonburg, VA

Experience The Rake’s Progress, a neoclassical operatic gem by Igor Stravinsky, one of the most celebrated composers of the 20th century. Considered one of his greatest works, The Rake’s Progress is Stravinsky’s only full-length opera and features music that is some of his “most ingenious.” (The New York Times) The 1951 English opera is based […]

Songstress Sojourn in Partnership with WMRA Radio

Forbes Center for the Performing Arts 147 Warsaw Ave, Harrisonburg, VA

Presented by the Forbes Center in partnership with WMRA radio, this exciting showcase returns to the lineup with five singer-songwriters from the Shenandoah Valley! Experience a heartfelt evening hosted by Tina Owens from WMRA’s The Acoustic Café about the personal journeys singer-songwriters embark on when creating new works. Each sensational songstress will perform several original […]