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Maryland Symphony Orchestra presents “Home for the Holidays” at New Maryland Theatre Performing Arts Center

HAGERSTOWN, Md. – December 10, 2019 – Music Director Elizabeth Schulze and The Maryland Symphony Orchestra will celebrate the holiday season in the quad-state region with the annual “Home for the Holidays” concerts on Saturday December 21 at 7:00 p.m. and Sunday, December 22 at 3:00 p.m. at the Maryland Theatre Performing Arts Center. Tickets range from $19 - $79 and are available at or by calling 301-797-4000.

For nearly two decades, the MSO’s Home for the Holidays concerts have become the area’s favorite holiday tradition with families and friends gathering to listen to the magical sounds of Christmas that are sure to fill hearts and souls with goodwill throughout the rest of the Season.

This year’s special guests and soloists include vocalist Christine Lyons, Concertmaster Robert Martin, the First Christian Church Children’s Choir, Tegan Chalker and Benjamin Pierce from Hagerstown City Ballet, and Santa Claus who will lead audience members in the popular yuletide sing-along! Musical highlights include Vivaldi’s “Winter,” “Away in a Manger,” Fantasia on “Greensleeves,” “Somewhere in My Memory” from Home Alone, selections from the Nutcracker Suite featuring Hagerstown City Ballet dancers, “Here Comes Santa Claus,” and “Sleigh Ride.”

The 2019/2020 concert season is presented through the generous support of Antietam Broadband. “Home for Holidays” is sponsored by Younger Auto Group. The MSO is also supported by an operating grant from the Maryland State Arts Council, an agency dedicated to cultivating a vibrant cultural community where the arts thrive.

Tickets for the concert range from $19 to $79 for adults and children. To purchase tickets, call 301-797-4000 or go online at  Tickets may also be purchased at the MSO Box Office at 28 W. Washington Street, 2nd Floor, Hagerstown. The Maryland Theatre is located at 21 S. Potomac Street, Hagerstown.

Home for the Holidays

The Maryland Theatre
21 S. Potomac Street, Hagerstown, MD 21740

Saturday, December 21, 2019 at 7:00 p.m.
Sunday, December 22, 2019 at 3:00 p.m.

$19 - $79
Tickets can be purchased online at www.marylandsymphony.orgor by calling the Box Office at 301-797-4000 during normal business hours. Group Rates are available for groups of ten or more.


Built in 1915, designed by renowned architect Thomas Lamb, the Maryland Theatre is the anchor to the Arts & Entertainment district in downtown Hagerstown. The Theatre provides comfortable seating for 1,300 at performances of country artists, comedians, children's shows, recitals, stage shows, and more. Since 1982, the Theatre has been the official home of the Maryland Symphony Orchestra. The Maryland Theatre welcomes approximately 120,000 people through her doors annually. The Maryland Theatre is located at 21 S. Potomac Street, Hagerstown, MD 21740.


Founded in 1982, Maryland Symphony Orchestra is celebrating its 38th season as the area’s premier professional orchestra.  Under the musical direction of Maestra Elizabeth Schulze, the Maryland Symphony Orchestra is dedicated to providing musical performances that educate and entertain, while enhancing the cultural environment of Western Maryland and the surrounding region. Learn more: