Paramount Theatre
Paramount Theatre
123 Third Avenue SE
Cedar Rapids, IA 52401

Administrative Office: 319.398.5226

Ticket Office:
319.366.8203

Ticket Office Hours
Monday-Friday 10 a.m.-5 p.m.
Saturday 10 a.m.-1 p.m.


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Orchestra Iowa

2016-17 SEASON PREVIEW 


Now Accepting Renewals, New Subscriptions, and SingleTicket Orders!
For more information, please call the Ticket Office at (319) 366-8203


SEASON OPENER

BRUCEMORCHESTRA! 

Saturday, September 17, 2016 at 7:00pm * Brucemore Mansion Lawn
with Mike Maas & Friends

ANDERSON Chicken Reel
COPLAND Suite from Billy the Kid
DAUGHERTY American Gothic (Commissioned by Orchestra Iowa)
MUSSORGSKY Pictures at an Exhibition



MASTERWORKS 

PASTORAL BEETHOVEN
Friday, October 14, 2016 at 7:30pm * Coralville Center for the Performing Arts
Saturday, October 15, 2016 at 7:30pm * Paramount Theatre

MENDELSSOHN Symphony No. 4, “The Italian”
MOZART Horn Concerto No. 4 in E-flat Major, K. 495
Andy Harris, horn
BEETHOVEN Symphony No. 6, “Pastoral”


A NIGHT IN PRAGUE

Saturday, October 17, 7:30 PM – Paramount Theatre

JANACEK Moravian Dances
MOZART Symphony No. 38, “Prague”
DVORAK Symphony No. 8


AMERICAN MYSTICS
Saturday, January 28, 2017 at 7:30pm * Paramount Theatre
Sunday, January 29, 2017 at 2:30pm * Iowa City West High School
HOVHANESS Mysterious Mountain (Symphony No. 2), Op. 132
BARBER Violin Concerto, Op. 14
Dawn Gingrich, violin
IVES The Unanswered Question
HANSON Symphony No. 2, “Romantic”


MARSALIS IN IOWA
Friday, March 10, 2017 at 7:30pm * Hancher Auditorium
Saturday, March 11, 2017 at 7:30pm * Paramount Theatre

ELLINGTON Three Black Kings
S. BEAMISH Under the Wing of the Rock: Saxophone Concerto No. 2
Branford Marsalis, saxophone
WILLIAMS Escapades
Branford Marsalis, saxophone
COPLAND Symphony No. 3


1,001 ARABIAN NIGHTS

Saturday, May 6, 2017 at 7:30pm * Paramount Theatre
PROKOFIEV Lieutenant Kije Suite
LISZT Piano Concerto No. 1 in E-flat Major
Andreas Klein, piano
RIMSKY-KORSAKOV Scheherazade



EPIC BACH: THE B MINOR MASS
Saturday, June 3, 2017 at 7:30pm * Paramount Theatre
Sunday, June 4, 2017 at 2:30pm * Coralville Center for the Performing Arts
BACH Mass in B Minor
Mary Wilson, soprano
Kristin Hightower, soprano
Suzanne Lommler, mezzo-soprano
Charles Blandy, tenor
Stephen Bryant, bass
Chorale Midwest



POPS 

WICKED DIVAS
Saturday, October 29, 2016 at 7:30pm * Paramount Theatre
Sunday, October 30, 2016 at 2:30pm * Paramount Theatre

Featuring ALLI MAUZEY and JULIA MURNEY


HOLIDAY SPECTACULAR WITH ORCHESTRA IOWA
Saturday, December 17 at 2:30pm * Paramount Theatre
Saturday, December 17 at 7:30pm * Paramount Theatre
Sunday, December 18 at 2:30pm * Paramount Theatre

with Special Guest ALISABETH VON PRESLEY


FAITHFULLY: A SYMPHONIC TRIBUTE TO THE MUSIC OF
JOURNEY AND CLASSIC ROCK

Saturday, February 25 at 7:30pm * Paramount Theatre
Sunday, February 26 at 2:30pm * Paramount Theatre



JOHN WILLIAMS NIGHT AT THE MOVIES

Saturday, May 20, 2017 at 7:30pm * Paramount Theatre
Sunday, May 21, 2017 at 2:30pm * Paramount Theatre





CHAMBER SHOWCASE 

THE SOLDIER’S TALE
Friday, September 23, 2016 at 7:30pm * Opus Concert Café 
Saturday, September 24, 2016 at 7:30pm * Opus Concert Café
Sunday, September 25, 2016 at 2:30pm * Coralville Center for the Performing Arts

STRAVINSKY L’Histoire du Soldat (“The Soldier’s Tale”)


A POINT OF DEPARTURE
Friday, January 20, 2017 at 7:30pm * Opus Concert Café 
Saturday, January 21, 2017 at 7:30pm * Opus Concert Café
Sunday, January 22, 2017 at 2:30pm * Coralville Center for the Performing Arts

LOEFFLER “La Cornemuse” from Two Rhapsodies for Oboe, Viola, and Piano
C. SHAW Punctum
J. ADAMS Fellow Traveler
BRAHMS Piano Quintet in F Minor, Op. 34


SPRING SERENADE
Friday, April 21, 2017 at 7:30pm * Opus Concert Café 
Saturday, April 22, 2017 at 7:30pm * Opus Concert Café
Sunday, April 23, 2017 at 2:30pm * Coralville Center for the Performing Arts

KODÁLY Serenade for Two Violins and Viola
RAVEL Introduction and Allegro
BEETHOVEN String Quartet No. 15 in A Minor, Op. 132





OPERA 

2017 OPERA DOUBLE BILL
Friday, January 13, 2017 at 8:00pm * Paramount Theatre
Sunday, January 15, 2017 at 2:00pm * Paramount Theatre

MASCAGNI Cavalleria Rusticana
LEONCAVALLO Pagliacci




BALLET 

THE NUTCRACKER
Monday, December 5, 2016 at 7:30pm * Paramount Theatre
Saturday, December 10, 2016 at 1:30pm * Adler Theatre
Saturday, December 10, 2016 at 7:30pm * Adler Theatre



WILD, WILD WEST
Saturday, March 25, 2017 at 7:30pm * Paramount Theatre
Sunday, March 26, 2017 at 2:30pm * Paramount Theatre
Saturday, April 1, 2017 at 1:30pm * Adler Theatre
Saturday, April 1, 2017 at 7:30pm * Adler Theatre

COPLAND Rodeo
COPLAND Billy the Kid