The mission of Strand-Capitol Performing Arts Center is to enrich the quality of life in our community by engaging the region in a diverse arts program which promotes the arts through audience development, education, entertainment, collaboration and community interaction while supporting economic development and ensuring the financial stability of our organization and the historic integrity of our buildings.
Here’s a look at upcoming shows… for more of the Strand’s schedule, and to buy tickets, visit strandcapitol.org.
SUNDAY MARCH 10: HAIR
WINNER! BEST MUSICAL REVIVAL 2009 TONY AWARD! The Public Theater’s new Tony-winning production of HAIR is an electric celebration on stage! This exuberant musical about a group of young Americans searching for peace and love in a turbulent time has struck a resonant chord with audiences young and old. HAIR features an extraordinary cast and unforgettable songs, including “Aquarius,” “Let the Sun Shine In,” “Good Morning, Starshine” and “Easy To Be Hard.” Its relevance is UNDENIABLE. Its energy is UNBRIDLED. Its truth is UNWAVERING. It’s HAIR, and IT’S TIME.
WEDNESDAY APRIL 10: Russian National Ballet: The Sleeping Beauty
A story for all ages, the entire family will enjoy this timeless classic. This enchanted fairy tale of good and evil tells the romantic story of a beautiful princess who waits in a slumber for true love’s kiss to awaken her from an evil spell. Under the artistic direction of the legendary Bolshoi principal dancer Elena Radchenko, The Russian National Ballet Theatre, founded in Moscow in the late 1980s, is dedicated to upholding the grand national tradition of the major Russian ballet works.