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Steven Banks (Photo: Chris Lee)
Steven Banks | © Chris Lee

Prokofiev’s Romeo and Juliet

New! Saturday 7 p.m. start time

Fri Feb 9 — Sat Feb 10, 2024

Orchestra Hall

~2 hours, including intermission

Smetana, Prokofiev, two thrilling debuts and a Minnesota Orchestra first all at once! Conductor Ruth Reinhardt and saxophonist Steven Banks, a 2022 Avery Fisher Career Grant recipient, make their debuts with the Minnesota Orchestra to showcase Billy Childs’ recently premiered Saxophone Concerto. The work co-commissioned by the Orchestra highlights Black experiences in America, with inspiration from poets including Langston Hughes and Maya Angelou. Then: romance, drama and intrigue capture the evening with a suite from Prokofiev’s gripping ballet score.

Get the best seats and savings (up to 15%) when you purchase this concert as part of a ticket package. Individual tickets on sale August 4.

Date & Time





    Šárka, from Má vlast (My Homeland)


    Saxophone Concerto


    Romeo and Juliet Suite


Minnesota Orchestra

Ruth Reinhardt


Steven Banks


Accessibility Services

  • Armless & Bariatric Chairs
  • Assistive Listening Devices
  • Large-Print Programs
  • Noise-Cancelling Headphones
  • Service Animals
  • Wheelchair & Accessible Seating

Additional services are available upon request.

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