Columbus Association for the Performing Arts (CAPA) 55 E. State St. Columbus, OH 43215 Work614-469-1045 Visit Web Site
Owner and operator of downtown Columbus’ historic Ohio, Palace, and Southern Theatres, and manager of the Riffe Center Theatre Complex, Lincoln Theatre, and Shubert Theater (New Haven, CT), CAPA is a non-profit, award-winning presenter of national and international performing arts and entertainment.
Beethoven's Fifth (What makes it great?) 11-19-2015
Ever wonder what makes Beethoven's Fifth so iconic? Maestro Milanov and the CSO will take the audience on a step-by-step journey to discover how this well-known composition came together. After intermission, the CSO will perform the work in full.
Mozart Clarinet Concerto 11-20-2015 thru 11-21-2015
Mozart's sublime Clarinet Concerto, one of his last and most beautiful works, anchors this superlative program that also features one of Beethoven's most light-hearted symphonies and Benjamin Britten's engaging work based on delightful themes composed in his youth.
Dr. Seuss' How the Grinch Stole Christmas 11-24-2015 thru 11-29-2015
Re-discover the magic of Dr. Seuss' classic holiday tale as it comes to life on stage. Originally conceived by the three time Tony Award winning director Jack O'Brien, the whimsical world of Whoville is beautifully realized by an A-list creative team in this delightful musical production. Featuring
Holiday Pops 12-4-2015 thru 12-6-2015
A great annual Columbus tradition continues as the Columbus Symphony Orchestra and Chorus perform the season's most-loved holiday songs and carols. Also featured will be the Columbus Children's Choir and BalletMet Academy Dancers. Santa will also stop by to help spread holiday cheer!
Shostakovich No. 5 (Music and Politics) 1-7-2016
Ever wonder how composing music could endanger your life? The CSO will explore the creation, context, and political and personal message of this incredibly powerful work by Shostakovich.
Mussorgsky: Pictures at an Exhibition 1-8-2016
There's nothing more exciting than Russian music, and this two-part celebration brings you the creme de la crème of the country's countless treasures. You'll enjoy the elegant melodies of Tchaikovsky's most beloved ballet, the riveting celebrations of Rimsky-Korsakov's Russian Easter Overture, and t
Rachmaninoff: Piano Concerto No. 3 1-9-2016
The second program of the Russian Winter Festival boasts two monumental scores: Rachmoninoff's virtuosic and expansive Piano Concerto No. 3 (featured in the Oscar-winning movie Shine), and Shostakovich's mighty Fifth Symphony, the bold piece in which he defied the brutal Soviet government at the ris
The Spy Who Loved Me (with special guest Sheena Easton) 1-16-2016
This symphonic evening features the greatest songs from spy movies such as Mission Impossible, Get Smart, the Austin Powers films and of course, the James Bond legacy. Enjoy live performances of Goldfinger, Nobody Does it Better, Moonraker, For Your Eyes Only, and many more performed by Sheena Easto
Rogers & Hammerstein's The Sound of Music 1-26-2016 thru 1-31-2016
The hills are alive! A brand new production of The Sound of Music, directed by Jack O'Brien, is coming to you. The spirited, romantic and beloved musical story of Maria and the Von Trapp Family will once again thrill audiences.
Faithfully--A Symphonic Tribute to the Music of Journey and Classic Rock 2-13-2016
One of the most popular tribute acts in the US, Faithfully joins forces with the CSO to perform the mega hits of legendary rock band Journey, including Open Arms, Faithfully, Don't Stop Believin and Wheel in the Sky.