Win FREE SPAC Tix for Friday: Alec Baldwin & the Philadelphia Orchestra

August 4th, 2010, 11:02 am by Sara

Alec Baldwin
The Philadelphia Orchestra continues its opening week at the Saratoga Performing Arts Center at 8pm on Friday with a special program featuring two-time Emmy Award-winning actor and star of “30 Rock” Alec Baldwin, narrating Prokofiev’s ever-popular “Peter and the Wolf.”

Pianist Kirill Gerstein will also be featured in Liszt’s “Piano Concerto No. 2. With Charles Dutoit conducting, the orchestra will round out Friday’s program with Glinka’s “Overture to Ruslan and Lyudmila,” as well as Stravinsky’s classic “The Firebird.”

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It’s a wonderful, fun-for-the-whole-family evening of music, and free children’s workshops – as well as balloon artists, games and magicians – will be offered on the lawn beginning at 6pm. Pianist Gerstein will also present a pre-performance talk at the Hall of Springs beginning at 7pm ($5).

NOTE: We’re giving away a FREE pair of lawn tickets to a lucky reader. How can you win? Simple. Just leave a comment below. Any comment at all. Please leave your email address, too. (We won’t publish it, but we’ll use it to contact you if you win.) The winner will be selected at random and notified on Friday morning. Good luck! Congratulations, James!

13 thoughts on “Win FREE SPAC Tix for Friday: Alec Baldwin & the Philadelphia Orchestra”

  1. Rich says:

    Sounds like a perfect night out with the family.

  2. Michelle says:

    Todays Top News: Celebrating 15 years married. Happy Anniversary to the love of my life!

  3. joe says:


  4. Chad says:

    A great way to introduce my daughter to the performing arts!

  5. Chris says:

    We love classical music, and my wife simply adores Alec Baldwin, who bares a striking resemlance to my family members. :) Thank God!

  6. Nic says:

    This would be great to go see.

  7. DC says:

    This would be cool to surprise my husband, he went to school with the Baldwin Boys and my husband is so hairy, he looks like a wolf.

  8. James says:

    Looks like a nice evening. Perhaps we’ll picnic before the show.

  9. LP says:

    Sounds like a great way to celebrate our anniversary

  10. FH says:

    free tickets please, and thank you

  11. Carol Thomas says:

    Me, please!

  12. Rick M says:

    I’d love to take my wife.

  13. James says:

    Just wanted to drop you a quick thank you for the tickets to last night’s performance. My wife & I had a wonderful time!

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