CELEBRATE THE MUNY’S 100TH
SUNDAY, OCTOBER 7 | 3:00 P.M.
Join the St. Louis Symphony Orchestra and Chorus in paying tribute to the Muny during their centennial with an afternoon of beautiful songs and music from its first quarter century.
- An outstanding cast of vocalists join the SLSO at Powell Hall for a showcase of beloved and rare classics from Annie Get Your Gun, Girl Crazy, Show Boat, The Pirates of Penzance as well as favorites by Cole Porter, George Gershwin, Jerome Kern, Victor Herbert and more.
- Bringing together two beloved St. Louis organizations, this revue will be the musical talk of the town.
The Muny Memories exhibit at The Missouri History Museum is an enlightening and in-depth exploration of a tradition that is synonymous with summer in St. Louis. Experience the thrill of an audition, explore the often unseen backstage where the magic of The Muny is created and dive into the 100 years of ambition, excitement, triumph and community that defines The Muny’s rich history. This exhibit opens June 9th.
The Muny will hold the Centennial Birthday Bash, a free open house celebration from 1–5pm on Sunday, May 20. Guests will enjoy once in a lifetime experiences that celebrate musical theatre, community and The Muny. With the goal of engaging all generations that have been a part of The Muny family, there will be exciting activities for all. The Muny Centennial Birthday bash is proudly sponsored by Emerson.
Co-Hosted by Tony and Grammy Award- winning artist Heather Headley and Tony, Emmy and Golden Globe Award-nominated artist Matthew Morrison, An Evening with The Stars will be an awe-inspiring evening of pure Muny magic. Uniquely created for this historic birthday it will celebrate the rich and diverse history of musical theatre at The Muny over the past century.
The Centennial Gala and show are generously underwritten by World Wide Technology and The Steward Family Foundation.
Due to incredibly high demand, the dinner portion of The Muny Centennial Gala is sold out. However, beginning April 9th Muny subscribers will have the opportunity to purchase show tickets for the entertainment portion of the gala event, “An Evening with the Stars”. If you are a Muny subscriber with an email address on file, you will receive an email on April 5th giving you instructions on how to purchase your tickets online, in person, by mail or by phone. Paper order forms will be mailed to all Muny subscribers. Tickets will be available to non-subscribers beginning May 7th.