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Young People's Concerts: Celebrating Martin Luther King, Jr. - Jan. 2017

SAN ANTONIO SYMPHONY

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Public, Private or Charter School Group
Please include students and adults together in your ticket "quantity." For groups > 100, please enter "100" as your quantity and then enter actual numbers for your students and adults on the next page. Homeschool families must use the "Homeschool Family" ticket type for this event, available on Dec. 8, 2016. ORDERS FOR HOMESCHOOL GROUPS UNDER THIS TICKET TYPE WILL BE CANCELLED.
2 days before event starts Free  
Homeschool Family
Please include adults and children in your ticket "quantity." Please only reserve for your immediate family. Other families in a co-op or group should reserve separately.
2 days before event starts Free  

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Join the San Antonio Symphony as we celebrate the accomplishments of the Civil Rights Movement and pay tribute to its most famous leader, Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr.  Selections to include music by Americans William Grant Still, Billy Strayhorn, Duke Ellington, Aaron Copland, Leonard Bernstein as well as living composers Adolphus Hailstork and Joseph Schwantner.  Be sure to have students participate in the Symphony’s MLK, Jr. Speech Competition – winners will be invited to recite an excerpt onstage in the concert!  Students will also learn about the life of Martin Luther King, Jr. and how his contributions to society helped shape our nation as it is today.  

The Tobin Center for the Performing Arts is a Presenting Partner for this program.  

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Where can I find additional information about this event? 
For links to online education resources associated with this concert, please visit: http://sasymphony.org/education/teacherslounge/ 

Are there ID requirements or an age limit to enter the event?
Volunteer ushers at Young People's Concerts will not be checking ID, but it is helpful when a printed email "TICKET MESSAGE" is presented.  The TICKET MESSAGE contains seating information and is generally sent out 2-4 weeks prior to the concert date.  These is no age limit for attendance; however, the Symphony strongly discourages the attendance of children under two years of age.  Every attendee, regardless of age, must be included in your ticket count. 

What are my transportation / parking options for getting to the event?  Is there a plan for school busses?
An updated bus plan and parking information will be emailed directly to event reservees in the weeks prior to the event.  This information can also be viewed and downloaded at: http://sasymphony.org/education/teacherslounge/

What can/can't I bring to the event?
Backpacks, bookbags, rucksacks and other similar items are NOT ALLOWED in the Tobin Center.  Please be sure to have students leave these items at school, home or on the bus.  Exceptions will be made for medically necessary items or equipment.  Absolutely no weapons, pets, food, drink or video equipment are allowed in the auditorium.  Please DO bring your ears, eyes, enthusiasm, curiosity and good concert etiquette.  

Where can I contact the organizer with any questions?
Jeremy Brimhall | Director of Education | San Antonio Symphony
brimhallj@sasymphony.org | (210) 554-1006 | sasymphony.org

Is my registration/ticket transferrable?
No.  However, any teacher can register to bring students.  

Can I update my registration information?
Yes.  Please continue to update us with your most-accurate head count.  Please note however that adding additional seats at a later date may affect your seating area.  

What if I need to cancel my reservation?
Please make every effort to cancel with at least three (3) weeks of anticipation of the concert date so as to make your seats available to other groups.  To cancel, sign on to your reservation via the confirmation email, or contact the event organizer.  

Do I have to bring my printed ticket to the event?
No.  It is helpful however when a printed email "TICKET MESSAGE" is presented at the door; see ID requirements above.

How does transportation assistance funding work for public schools?
Pending your indication on the following reservation form that you intend to apply for transportation assistance, you can expect to receive a separate confirmation message regarding your transportation assistance award within three business days. The awarded amount or the actual transportation costs for your field trip, whichever is lower, will be paid as a partial reimbursement after your scheduled concert date.  In order to receive the reimbursement payment, it will be necessary for your school or district to submit an invoice or field trip report showing the actual transportation costs to Jeremy Brimhall, Director of Education, no later than June 30, 2017.  It will be your responsibility to ensure that busses to attend the concert are ordered through your school district. Please see also: http://sasymphony.org/education/young-peoples-concert-series/transportation-assistance/

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Tobin Center for the Performing Arts
100 Auditorium Cir
San Antonio, TX 78205

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SAN ANTONIO SYMPHONY

The mission of the San Antonio Symphony is to inspire and enrich the community by vigorously influencing the artistic fabric of San Antonio through excellent symphonic performance, education and service.

The San Antonio Symphony’s education programs strive to establish lifelong learning for all ages and segments of our diverse community by promoting the enjoyment, understanding and appreciation of symphonic music.

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