June 2018
In This Issue

The Racine Symphony Orchestra would like to thank the following sponsors:

This project has been supported by a grant from SC Johnson.

Marjorie L. Christiansen Foundation

"This program is supported in part by a grant from the Wisconsin Arts Board with funds from the State of Wisconsin and the National Endowment for the Arts."


The Racine Symphony Orchestra is a proud member of the following organizations:

Summer Pops - Mad Hot Opera - June 22

Join us as we launch our 86th Season of exciting concerts and programs! "Mad Hot Opera" begins at 7:00 pm on June 22 at Festival Hall. Doors open at 5:30. The Racine-based group, The Belle Ensemble, will join us as special guests as we treat you to some of the most popular (and recognizable) operas in the world.
Food and beverages will be available for purchase in advance and on-site. You may also bring in food and non-alcoholic beverages.
Click here to purchase tickets to Mad Hot Opera. Table seats available until June 15. For more information on our Season Ticket Packages click here.
2018-19 Season Dates

Mark your calendars - below are our concert and special event dates for the upcoming season. New this year - Season Ticket Package deals. Click here to learn more.

Friday, June 22
7:00 pm (Doors Open at 5:30 pm)
Festival Hall, 5 Fifth Street

Saturday, July 21
6:00 - 9:00 pm
Masonic Center, 1012 Main Street

Friday, August 24
7:00 pm (Doors Open at 5:30 pm)
Festival Hall, 5 Fifth Street

Saturday, October 6
7:30 pm
Siena Center Chapel, 5635 Erie Street

Holiday Wine Tasting
Friday, November 16
6:00 - 9:00 pm
Uncorkt, 240 Main Street

Friday, December 7
7:00 pm (Doors Open at 5:30 pm)
Festival Hall, 5 Fifth Street

Young Artists' Competition
February 2019 - Date and Location TBA

Concerts for Fifth Grade Students
Tuesday, March 12, 2019
9:15 & 10:45 am
Grace Church, 3626 Hwy 31

Saturday, May 4, 2019
7:30 pm
Siena Center Chapel, 5635 Erie Street
Welcome to New RSO Board Members

We are thrilled to welcome new Board members Sharon Ramquist, Carrie Richond and Claire Stein. Lorie Ann Karls is taking the reins from Tammy Leverich as Board President.

Volunteer Board and committee openings still available. No musical experience necessary! Email beth@racinesymphony.org for more information.
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