McKendree Presents Series



Neil Berg’s 101 Years of BroadwayNeil Berg’s 101 Years of Broadway

Wednesday, September 24, 2014, @ 7:30 p.m.
Thursday, September 25, 2014, @ 7:30 p.m. Sold Out!


Back by popular demand with an all new show! This musical revue of celebrated hits features a dazzling cast of five Broadway stars, accompanied by an all-star New York band. Broadway composer and producer Neil Berg guides the audience through the evening, contributing fascinating anecdotes about the shows and songs themselves.

Sponsored by Lynn, David, Sharon and Gerry Cornell

 

 


Christine Brewer with Craig Terry and Hugh RussellChristine Brewer with Craig Terry and Hugh Russell

Sunday, October 5, 2014, @ 3:00 p.m.

Happy 200th Birthday, Lebanon! The Hett offers a special treat to celebrate the city’s bicentennial, as our own hometown superstar soprano returns for a special recital with friends Craig Terry (piano), associate conductor of the Chicago Lyric Opera, and Hugh Russell (baritone).

Sponsored by Mike and Kay Gauble

 

 


Sterling Bank’s Masters Series: Brian Owens and the Music of Marvin GayeSterling Bank’s Masters Series: Brian Owens and the Music of Marvin Gaye


Sunday, October 19, 2014, @ 3:00 p.m.

Members of the Saint Louis Symphony Youth Orchestra join the phenomenally talented Brian Owens to bring his popular Masters Series to the Hett. Hear the beloved and soulful music of the legendary Marvin Gaye like you’ve never heard it before.

Sponsored by George Obernagel

 

 


Classic Albums Live: Abbey Road - SOLD OUT!Classic Albums Live: Abbey Road


Friday, October 24, 2014, @ 7:30 p.m. - SOLD OUT!

Not a tribute band, but world class musicians playing one of the world’s greatest albums – track for track, note for note, meticulously researched and lovingly recreated, live! Hear some of the Beatles’ greatest hits, such as “Come Together,” “Here Comes the Sun” and “Something” in a one-of-a-kind concert experience.

Sponsored by the McKendree Alumni Association

 

 

  
Saint Louis Symphony MondaysSaint Louis Symphony Mondays

Monday, November 17, 2014, @ 7:30 p.m.

An exquisite concert experience features smaller chamber ensembles of Saint Louis Symphony Orchestra musicians.

 

 

 

 

Cantus: All is Calm - SOLD OUT!Cantus: All is Calm

Sunday, November 30, 2014, @ 7:30 p.m.

Recall the remarkable events of December 1914, when German and Allied soldiers met in no man’s land for a Christmas truce in the midst of World War I. Using new arrangements of European carols and war songs for a cappella voices, Cantus returns to the Hett, joined by the actors of Theatre Latte Da, to bring this moving moment in history to life.

Sponsored by Dr. Betsy Gordon

 

 

 


United States Air Force Band of Mid-AmericaUnited States Air Force Band of Mid-America

Monday, December 8, 2014, @ 7:30 p.m. - SOLD OUT!

Tuesday, December 9, 2014, @ 7:30 p.m. - SOLD OUT!

The popular holiday concert by the musical ambassadors of Headquarters Air Mobility Command at Scott Air Force Base returns on two nights again this year. Always a crowd favorite!

 

 

 


Russian National Ballet Theatre: Swan Lake - SOLD OUT!Russian National Ballet Theatre: Swan Lake


Saturday, January 3, 2015, @ 7:30 p.m. - SOLD OUT!

A lavish production of the magical tale of Odette, full of courtly splendor, celebrates Russia’s great national ballet heritage. The instantly recognizable music of Tchaikovsky is set against the wonderfully dark story of good against evil in one of the most famous and beloved of all ballets.

Sponsored by Mrs. Betty Ford

 

 

 
The 5 Browns - SOLD OUT!The 5 Browns

Wednesday, February 4, 2015, @ 7:30 p.m. - SOLD OUT!

The Julliard School’s own quintet of siblings bring orchestral works to life as never heard before, performing individually or in combinations from duo to complex five-piano arrangements. Three sisters and two brothers, on 440 keys and 45 feet of piano, will dazzle you with their amazing virtuosity.

Sponsored by Country Financial

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 John Lithgow: Stories By Heart - SOLD OUT!John Lithgow: Stories By Heart

Wednesday, March 4, 2015, @ 7:30 p.m. - SOLD OUT!

The Hett is thrilled to present the extraordinary John Lithgow in his critically acclaimed, one-man theatrical memoir. Following triumphant appearances at Lincoln Center and London’s National Theatre, the Oscar, Emmy, Tony and Golden Globe winning actor is taking his show on the road.

Sponsored by theBank of Edwardsville

 

 


MummenschanzMummenschanz

Wednesday, March 11, 2015, @ 7:30 p.m.

Mummenschanz has enchanted audiences of all ages for over 40 years. Without words and using ordinary materials such as toilet paper, white sheets, foam and recycled junk, this famous Swiss performance troupe has captivated audiences worldwide with its surreal, comic universe. A playful and uniquely memorable experience!

Sponsored by Country Financial

$15 adult, $12 senior, $5 student/child

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Saint Louis Symphony MondaysSaint Louis Symphony Mondays

Monday, March 30, 2015, @ 7:30 p.m.

An exquisite concert experience features smaller chamber ensembles of Saint Louis Symphony Orchestra musicians.

FREE! No Ticket Required.

 

 

 

 

St. Louis Brass Band - SOLD OUT!St. Louis Brass Band

Sunday, April 12, 2015, @ 3:00 p.m.

Twenty-eight professional brass and percussion performers bring the sound of the traditional English brass band to the Hett. The group has been ranked among the top 200 brass bands in the world. When they are not performing, the musicians work as college students, teachers, doctors and in other career fields.