>First Rehearsal, Wednesday, September 9.
Chorus and Chorale 6:00 – 7:30 pm
Concert Choir and Chamber Singers 7:00 – 8:30 pm
Please arrive 15 minutes early to check in and pick up your music binders.
See you then!
Chamber Singers and Concert Choir perform at the 75th Klein Gala!
For tickets, visit: http://theklein.org/111415-the-klein-75/
The Klein will celebrate its 75th Anniversary with an unprecedented concert, hosted by Paul Shaffer, featuring resident performing arts company that regularly perform at this historic landmark. The Celebration Concert will proudly represent the best of the memorable history of the musical, dance and civic events that have graced the stage during the past 75 years! We are extremely grateful to our participating partners who readily agreed to perform in this exciting event. The finale will include all organizations coming together to perform a spectacular tribute to Bridgeport.
Participating in this concert are:
Greater Bridgeport Symphony, which has been performing at The Klein for 70 seasons
New England Ballet Company
Fairfield County Children’s Choir
Greater Bridgeport Youth Orchestras
student singers and dancers from The Klein’s innovative after school program ASK
as well as students from All Stars Project of Bridgeport
Joel Martin, creator of “Jazzical” and The Klein’s Annual “Footsteps of Peace”
Special Appearances By:
George Mintz, president of the Bridgeport chapter of the NAACP in a tribute to Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr. who spoke at The Klein on several occasions
Kathleen Maher, Executive Director of The Barnum Museum, In tribute to P.T. Barnum
relatives of Klein benefactor Jacob Klein
A segment on Fairfield Theatre Company, which has presented over 100 concerts at The Klein in recent years
Recent Ringmasters from the Barnum Festival
With MORE to be announced!
To kick off the K75 Celebration we are offering patrons a 20% Discount on the following four events when purchased together:
FTC: Wynton Marsalis W/ Jazz at Lincoln Center Orchestra (11/5)
The Klein @ 75: The Celebration Concert (11/14)
GBS: Bethoven’s Ninth Symphony with Mendelssohn Choir (12/12)
NEBC: 24th Annual Nutcracker (12/19 – 12/20)
To take advantage of this package please contact The Klein’s box office:
(800) 424-0160 or email