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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

Single tickets for the 2018/19 season go on sale to the general public at 10 AM

Tickets: $17 - $96

To open our season Georgian pianist Natalia Kazaryan performs Rachmaninoff’s most popular piano concerto. Stuart also conducts colorful music by two of Latin America’s most prominent composers and the colorful, gypsy-flavored suite from Háry János

Sat. 8 PM, Sun. 3 PM, The Forum
Tickets: $19 - $89

Oct 27-28, 2018

Tango Caliente

We transform the Forum stage into a sizzling hot dance floor as the Pops season opens with a program of fiery tangos performed by award-winning dancers from Argentina, singer Camille Zamora and internationally-acclaimed bandoneón artist, Hector Del Curto

Sat. 8 PM, Sun. 3 PM, The Forum
Tickets: $20 - $95

On the first half, one of Rossini’s most delightful overtures is followed by Ravel’s exquisite orchestral suite and the World Premiere of a new piano concerto by Christopher Theofanidis. After intermission, Beethoven 5!

Sat. 8 PM, Sun. 3 PM, The Forum
Tickets: $19 - $89

This Masterworks includes two very different takes on the waltz, one by Viennese composer, Johann Strauss, the other by the Frenchman, Maurice Ravel. After intermission, listen to the monumental 11th Symphony of Shostakovich, subtitled "The Year 1905."

Sat. 8 PM, Sun. 3 PM, The Forum
Tickets: $19 - $89

Richard Strauss’s last tone poem finds the composer at his most descriptive as he takes us on an ascent, and then a descent, of an imposing mountain peak. The two most popular scores by Alan Hovhaness and Aaron Copland complete the alpine-themed program.

Sat. 8 PM, Sun. 3 PM, The Forum
Tickets: $19 - $89

In March, HSO Principal Oboe Andreas Oeste performs Strauss’s late masterpiece, the beautiful Oboe Concerto from 1945. To open the program, Stuart shows off the HSO’s virtuoso strings and then closes with one of Mozart’s greatest symphonies.

Sat. 8 PM, Sun. 3 PM, The Forum
Tickets: $19 - $89

French composer Francis Poulenc’s choral masterpiece, Gloria, is performed along with music by Korngold (best known for his brilliant film scores from Hollywood’s “Golden Age”), Villa-Lobos and Prokofiev.

Sat. 8 PM, Sun. 3 PM, The Forum
Tickets: $19 - $89

Our season concludes with the ever-popular New World Symphony by Dvorák. On the first half, English composer Arnold Bax’s atmospheric musical portrait of the Tintagel castle on England’s Cornwall coast, plus a new violin concerto by Jonathan Leshnoff.

Sat. 8 PM, Sun. 3 PM, The Forum
Tickets: $19 - $89