CELEBRATE THE SOUNDS OF THE SEASON AT TUBA CHRISTMAS
A FREE HOLIDAY EVENT
WHAT: One of the Kimmel Center’s favorite holiday events, Tuba Christmas returns with its joyous presentation of holidays classics in our Commonwealth Plaza. Attendees are invited to this FREE performance where over 100 regional tuba, sousaphone, and euphonium musicians come together to put on a show for all ages. 2018 marks the 45th anniversary for Tuba Christmas concerts and events, which are presented during the holiday season all over the world.
WHEN & Sunday, December 16 at 12 pm and 6 pm
WHERE: Commonwealth Plaza inside the Kimmel Center
300 S Broad St
Philadelphia, PA 19102
DETAILS: Tuba Christmas is an annual FREE event that invites the public to gather in our Commonwealth Plaza to witness more than 100 tuba, sousaphone, and euphonium players uniting to play holiday classics. Tuba Christmas events like this are held all over the world to ring in the holiday season with classic songs on a classic instrument in a fun and unique way.
The Kimmel Center for the Performing Arts
Located in the heart of Center City, Philadelphia, the Kimmel Center’s mission is to operate a world-class performing arts center that engages and serves a broad audience through diverse programming, arts education, and community outreach. The Kimmel Center Campus is comprised of the Kimmel Center for the Performing Arts (Verizon Hall, Perelman Theater, SEI Innovation Studio, and the Merck Arts Education Center), the Academy of Music (owned by the Philadelphia Orchestra Association), and the Merriam Theater. The Kimmel Center is also home to eight Resident Companies: The Philadelphia Orchestra, Opera Philadelphia, The Pennsylvania Ballet, The Philly POPS, PHILADANCO, The Chamber Orchestra of Philadelphia, The Philadelphia Chamber Music Society and Curtis Institute of Music. With nearly 9,000 seats per night, The Kimmel Center for the Performing Arts is the region’s most impactful performing arts center, and the second largest in the country. TD Bank, America’s Most Convenient Bank, is the season sponsor of the Kimmel Center’s 2018-2019 Season. American Airlines is the official airline of Broadway Philadelphia. For additional information, visit www.kimmelcenter.org.