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South Pacific

2018-2019 Season, Masterworks, Pops Concerts

South Pacific In Concert

Feb 9
Saturday
7:30 PM
Feb 10
Sunday
3 PM
Century II Concert Hall

What's interesting about these concerts:

Record Breaking Awards
South Pacific
 is the top Tony-winning musical of all time with 17 awards!

Arts in the ICT Unite!
This is our second collaboration with our friends over at Music Theatre Wichita! The wonderful cast will perform the musical in concert, with the Orchestra onstage! The Butler Community College Concert Choir also returns as our wonderful chorus.

A Dynamic Duo
Richard Rodgers & Oscar Hammerstein are the composer/lyricist behind such famous musicals as Oklahoma!, Carousel, and The Sound of Music. In South Pacific, you’ll hear some of R&H’s most beloved songs, such as “Some Enchanted Evening” and “There Is Nothing Like a Dame.”

Artists

Daniel Hege, Music Director and Conductor
Wichita Symphony Orchestra

Wayne Bryan, Director
Music Theatre Wichita

Matthew H. Udland, Chorus Director
Butler Community College Concert Choir

These performances are made possible in part by  generous gifts from

Dr. Phillip & Linda Allen
Dr. Tom & Lily Ashcom
Joyce & Gary Bachus
Ann & Roy Baker
The Michael Bayouth Charitable Fund
Berry Foundation
Bonavia Family Charitable Trust
Celebrity Cruises
Charitable Foundation, Inc
Gloria Farha Flentje & Jack Focht
Fleeson, Gooing, Coulson & Kitch, LLC
Laura Ice
Anita Jones
Laura & Philip Knight
Fred & Mary Koch Foundation
J. Fred & Christine Kubik
The Glenn & Jayne Milburn Fund
Sondra Langel & Richard Smith
Anna & Belden Mills
Dr. Dennis & Ann Ross
Ross Foundation
Colby Sandlian
Shoko Kato Sevart & The Late Daniel J. Sevart
The Trust Company of Kansas
Dwane L. & Velma Lunt Wallace Charitable Foundation
M. Kathryn Webb
The Yard

(Sponsors as of December 3, 2018)

Music by RICHARD RODGERS
Lyrics by OSCAR HAMMERSTEIN II
Book by OSCAR HAMMERSTEIN II and JOSHUA LOGAN
Adapted from the Pulitzer Prizewinning novel
"Tales of the South Pacific" by James A. Michener
Concert Adaptation by David Ives

Hear samples of the music to be performed at this concert

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