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Harrisburg Symphony Seating Chart
Seating

Forum Seating Chart

Home of the Harrisburg Symphony Orchestra

The Forum Auditorium is home of the Harrisburg Symphony Orchestra. It’s located in the southeast corner of the State Capitol Complex at 5th and Walnut Streets.  Owned by the Commonwealth of Pennsylvania, the Forum also serves as the site for various public ceremonies, graduations, seminars and governmental conferences.

 

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Wheelchair Seating

Seating for patrons who use wheelchairs is available on the middle tier of the auditorium. (Last row of sections 204 and 207) Patrons sitting in these areas should use the lift located in the stairwell below Section 302. A chair will be provided for companions of wheelchair patrons.

Accessible seating (free-standing chairs) is also available in the Promenade. To reach the Promenade level without encountering stairs, enter the Forum at the back of the building – the State Library entrance off South Street.

Both handicap-accessible sections are ticketed.  If you need accommodation, please contact us in advance of the concert.  Please do not assume that we will be able to accommodate a last-minute change of seating.

Please be advised that accessible seating at the Forum is limited.

Symphony staff will attempt to meet individual needs. If you have any questions about appropriate seating, please contact the box office at (717) 545-5598 before purchasing your ticket(s).  We will be happy to discuss your seating requirements.

UPCOMING EVENTS

Michael Cavanaugh performs favorite songs by the likes of James Taylor, Neil Simon, and Neil Diamond. The show will also include Michael’s inimitable rock versions of familiar songs of the season.

Sat. 7:30 PM, Sun. 3 PM, The Forum
Tickets: $20 - $95
Presented by Capital BlueCross


Dec 14, 2019

HSYO Ho! Ho! Ho!

Join the Harrisburg Symphony Youth Orchestra and Junior Youth String Orchestra for a FREE concert as they perform seasonal favorites and light-classics. Rumor has it Santa might even be there!

12 Noon, Strawberry Square Atrium
FREE (No ticket needed.)


Jan 11-12, 2020

Shoot for the Stars

In January we indulge in some interplanetary musical travel via Gustav Holst’s, The Planets, accompanied by hi-def video, much of it containing NASA footage. On the first half, brilliant virtuoso pieces by Richard Strauss and Samuel Barber.

Sat. 7:30 PM, Sun. 3 PM, The Forum
Tickets: $19 - $89


South Pacific was a smash hit when it opened on Broadway in 1949 and has captivated audiences in countless revivals and tours ever since. Stuart Malina leads two concert performances of this Rodgers & Hammerstein classic.

Sat. 7:30 PM, Sun. 3 PM, The Forum
Tickets: $20 - $95
Presented by Capital BlueCross


Feb 08-09, 2020

Porgy and Bess

In February the HSO presents two concert performances of Porgy and Bess, the operatic masterpiece by America’s greatest songwriter, George Gershwin. Immortal songs like Summertime and It Ain’t Necessarily So started life here. Not to be missed!

Sat. 7:30 PM, Sun. 3 PM, The Forum
Tickets: $19 - $89


The Harrisburg Symphony Youth Orchestra and Junior Youth String Orchestra start the New Year off with an inspired performance of orchestral classics under the direction of Maestros Gregory Woodbridge and Krista Kriel.

7 PM, The Forum
Tickets: $12 Adult, $6 Youth


Feb 29 - Mar 01, 2020

Lisa Vroman Sings Broadway

One of Broadway’s biggest stars joins Stuart and the HSO for an evening of musical theater classics including songs by Irving Berlin, Cole Porter, Rodgers & Hart, and Andrew Lloyd Webber.

Sat. 7:30 PM, Sun. 3 PM, The Forum
Tickets: $20 - $95
Presented by Capital BlueCross


Mar 14-15, 2020

Passion and Pathos

While ultimately tragic in tone, the “Pathetique” Symphony underscores Tchaikovsky’s place as one of music’s greatest creators of melody. David DiGiacobbe, the HSO’s Principal Flute, performs a concerto by another master of melody, Kevin Puts.

Sat. 7:30 PM, Sun. 3 PM, The Forum
Tickets: $19 - $89


Music in the Key of We--An Anniversary Celebration of Community will be an inspiring and unifying event. We aim to unify community members from all walks of life. It will be representative of our region and beautiful to behold.

$20.00


April’s concert is all-Beethoven as HSO Concertmaster, Peter Sirotin, performs the majestic Violin Concerto and Stuart Malina conducts the 6th Symphony, Beethoven’s hymn to nature, affectionately known as the “Pastoral” Symphony.

Sat. 7:30 PM, Sun. 3 PM, The Forum
Tickets: $19 - $89


The HSO pays tribute to the most celebrated film composer of the last 50 years. Stuart will choose some of his personal favorites from the composer’s astounding list of credits.

Sat. 8 PM, Sun. 3 PM, The Forum
Tickets: $20 - $95
Presented by Capital BlueCross


Celebrate Mother’s Day with family and music! The Harrisburg Symphony Youth Orchestra and Junior Youth String Orchestra perform orchestral favorites under the direction of Maestros Gregory Woodbridge and Krista Kriel.

3 PM, The Forum
Tickets: $12 Adult, $6 Student


May 16-17, 2020

Symphonic Splendor

To conclude the Orchestra’s 90th season, Stuart Malina conducts Rachmaninoff’s final orchestral masterpiece, his Symphonic Dances. On the first half, Brahms’s brilliant set of Variations on a Theme by Haydn and a symphony by Jonathan Leshnoff.

Sat. 7:30 PM, Sun. 3 PM, The Forum
Tickets: $19 - $89


HARRISBURG SYMPHONY ORCHESTRA THANKS OUR SPONSORS:

PA Council on the Arts
HR Chamber
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