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Hylton Presents offers another season of performing arts at the Hylton Center with an unbeatable showcase of talent from renowned national and international artists.

The Capitol Steps

Saturday, Sep 22, 2018 8:00pm
Location: Hylton Performing Arts Center Merchant Hall
Presented By: Hylton Presents

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Enjoy an evening of side-splitting political humor before getting out to vote on Election Day! After sold-out performances in previous seasons at the Hylton Center, Capitol Steps returns to Merchant Hall at the height of the election season. Audiences love their hysterical musical...Read More


Keyboard ConversationsĀ® with Jeffrey Siegel

Saturday, Sep 29, 2018 8:00pm
Saturday, Apr 27, 2019 8:00pm
Location: Hylton Performing Arts Center Merchant Hall
Presented By: Hylton Presents

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Celebrate Leonard Bernstein’s 100th birthday with piano virtuoso Jeffrey Siegel. This program includes excerpts from West Side Story as well as Bernstein’s intimate Anniversaries. Also included are two pieces by composers who inspired Bernstein: Gershwin’s Rhapsody in Blue and Cop...Read More


Metropolitan Jazz Orchestra

Friday, Oct 12, 2018 8:00pm
Location: Hylton Performing Arts Center Merchant Hall
Presented By: Hylton Presents

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Benny and Beyond

Eddie Daniels, clarinet

Travel back to the era of big bands and dancehalls when Benny Goodman was “The King of Swing” with “Renaissance” clarinetist Eddie Daniels and Northern Virginia’s treasured favorite, the Metropolitan Jazz Orchestra. Benny and Beyond pays ho...Read More


Academy of St. Martin in the Fields Chamber Ensemble

Sunday, Oct 14, 2018 8:00pm
Location: Hylton Performing Arts Center Merchant Hall
Presented By: Hylton Presents

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Glazunov: Idyll
Françaix: Octet
Beethoven: Septet in E-flat Major, Op. 20

Celebrating more than 50 years of musical excellence, this world-renowned chamber ensemble presents a sublime concert of classical masterworks for strings and winds. Unique in the world of chamber music, the A...Read More


Chinese Warriors of Peking

Sunday, Oct 28, 2018 4:00pm
Location: Hylton Performing Arts Center Merchant Hall
Presented By: Hylton Presents

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The whole family will be enthralled by the high-intensity martial arts and breathtaking acrobatics of the Chinese Warriors of Peking. Set during the Ming Dynasty (1368–1644) in the ancient capital Peking, this amazing performance reenacts the annual royal Martial Arts tournament w...Read More


A Midsummer Night's Dream

Saturday, Nov 17, 2018 8:00pm
Location: Hylton Performing Arts Center Merchant Hall
Presented By: Hylton Presents

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Aquila Theatre

Aquila Theatre returns to the Merchant Hall stage with a magical and witty production of A Midsummer Night’s Dream. Shakespeare’s timeless tale of love and its many complications never fails to entertain and remind us of his literary genius. “The course of true love...Read More


Chanticleer

Sunday, Nov 25, 2018 2:00pm
Location: Hylton Performing Arts Center Merchant Hall
Presented By: Hylton Presents

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A Chanticleer Christmas

Begin the Christmas season with a sumptuous concert of seasonal favorites and classical standards performed by “the world’s reigning male chorus” (New Yorker). The Grammy Award®-winning Chanticleer is loved around the world for its seamless blend of 12 male...Read More


American Festival Pops Orchestra

Friday, Dec 07, 2018 8:00pm
Friday, May 03, 2019 8:00pm
Location: Hylton Performing Arts Center Merchant Hall
Presented By: Hylton Presents

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Holiday Pops: Songs of the Season

Deck the halls with boughs of holly! Celebrate the holidays at the Hylton Center with the American Festival Pops Orchestra’s annual holiday concert, which has become a cherished tradition. This uplifting evening promises favorite classics like Ler...Read More


Vienna Boys Choir

Sunday, Dec 09, 2018 2:00pm
Location: Hylton Performing Arts Center Merchant Hall
Presented By: Hylton Presents

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Christmas in Vienna

One of the most revered boys choirs in the world presents its popular Christmas concert at the Hylton Center. They capture the joy and wonder of the holiday season with their exquisite performances of classical masterpieces and contemporary favorites. The choir...Read More


Canadian Brass

Sunday, Dec 16, 2018 2:00pm
Location: Hylton Performing Arts Center Merchant Hall
Presented By: Hylton Presents

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Canadian Brass Christmas

The ever-popular Canadian Brass comes to the Hylton Center with a gift of impeccable music and witty repartee. Renowned for genre-bending versatility and joyous performances, this award-winning brass quintet entertains young and old alike with sparkling br...Read More


We Shall Overcome

Sunday, Jan 20, 2019 3:00pm
Location: Hylton Performing Arts Center Merchant Hall
Presented By: Hylton Presents

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A Celebration of Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr.

Hear the compelling words of the great Martin Luther King, Jr. interwoven with incredible music created by African-American artists during the Civil Rights movement in this inspired production. Conceived and created by the accomplished ...Read More


Shanghai Opera Symphony Orchestra

Friday, Feb 08, 2019 8:00pm
Location: Hylton Performing Arts Center Merchant Hall
Presented By: Hylton Presents

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Rossini: Overture to Il Barbiere di Siviglia
He Zhanhao & Chen Gang: The Butterfly Lovers Violin Concerto
Berlioz: Symphonie Fantastique

Founded in 1956, the Shanghai Opera Symphony Orchestra is celebrated for its refined interpretation of classical symphonic repertoire. Considered ...Read More


Steel Magnolias

Saturday, Feb 09, 2019 8:00pm
Location: Hylton Performing Arts Center Merchant Hall
Presented By: Hylton Presents

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L.A. Theatre Works

“I would rather have thirty minutes of wonderful than a lifetime of nothing special.” Steel Magnolias brings an entire evening of wonderful to Merchant Hall! L.A. Theatre Works has reimagined this timeless story about the enduring bonds of friendship in a new, r...Read More


Cirque Mechanics

Saturday, Feb 23, 2019 8:00pm
Location: Hylton Performing Arts Center Merchant Hall
Presented By: Hylton Presents

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42FT – A Menagerie of Mechanical Marvels

Experience the latest invention from the creative minds of Cirque Mechanics with their signature blend of acrobatics, mechanical marvels, and a good bit of clowning around. This new production tells the story of an iconic 42-foot circus rin...Read More


Goitse

Saturday, Mar 16, 2019 8:00pm
Location: Hylton Performing Arts Center Merchant Hall
Presented By: Hylton Presents

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Celebrate St. Patrick’s Day with “music that’s brimming with energy and creative zeal” (Irish Music Magazine) performed by the popular and multi-award-winning quintet, Goitse (pronounced Go-wit-cha). A leader of a new generation of traditional Irish ensembles, the group shares a f...Read More


Russian National Ballet

Friday, Apr 05, 2019 8:00pm
Location: Hylton Performing Arts Center Merchant Hall
Presented By: Hylton Presents

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Swan Lake

Be enchanted by one of the most beloved storybook ballets. Pyotr Tchaikovsky’s first ballet, Swan Lake, charms time and again with the stunning grace of classical dance, its breathtaking sets and costumes, and the sublime music of one of the great Russian composers. Base...Read More