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NSO DECLASSIFIED: Ben Folds Presents - A Celebration of International Women's Day

Friday, March 8, 2019 9:00 PM

DECLASSIFIED: Fridays at 9 with the NSO National Symphony Orchestra

Celebrating International Women's Day, comedian Sarah Silverman hosts the latest in our DECLASSIFIED series—casual Friday-night concerts that defy the traditional symphony experience with innovative live music. The evening features singer/songwriter Danay Suarez, operatic soprano Leah Hawkins, singer/songwriter Gracie Folds, and conductor Akiko Fujimoto; with NSO Artistic Advisor Ben Folds on piano.

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Celebrating International Women's Day, comedian Sarah Silverman hosts the latest in our DECLASSIFIED series—casual Friday-night concerts that defy the traditional symphony experience with innovative live music. The evening features singer/songwriter Danay Suarez, operatic soprano Leah Hawkins, singer/songwriter Gracie Folds, and conductor Akiko Fujimoto; with NSO Artistic Advisor Ben Folds on piano.

Gracie Folds, who has collaborated with her father previously, and is the subject of one of his hit songs, replaces Julien Baker, who has withdrawn due to illness.

Please note: This performance contains strong language and mature content and themes

Pre-Show
8 p.m.–9 p.m., Box Tier:
Port City Beer Tasting

8 p.m.–12 a.m., 1st Tier:
Hot Pink! Photobooth

8:15 p.m.–8:45 p.m., Millennium Stage:
Danay Suarez + combo


Post show
10:20 p.m.–midnight, Millennium Stage: 
HariKaraoke
 

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