Strand Capitol Performing Arts Center Announces 2016-2017 Season

May 27, 2016



YORK, PA - The Strand-Capitol Performing Arts Center announced its 2016-2017 season on the Strand Theatre stage last night. From Tony Award®-winning Broadway productions and classic holiday shows to big-name live performers and crowd-pleasing family entertainment, 2016-2017 will be the Strand-Capitol’s best season yet.

Tickets go on sale to Strand-Capitol Members on Monday, June 6 at 10 am and to the general public on Monday, June 13 at 10 am.

Highlights include:

  • Jazz at Lincoln Center Orchestra with Wynton Marsalis will perform an unforgettable jazz concert. Additionally, patrons are invited to join us for an exclusive Meet & Greet VIP Party immediately following the concert. All VIP Party ticket proceeds will benefit the Strand-Capitol Performing Arts Center’s performing arts education programs in the community.
  • The Glatfelter Insurance Broadway Series will include Once, the winner of eight 2012 Tony Awards® including BEST MUSICAL, the 20th anniversary touring production of RENT, and the world’s best-loved musical, Annie.
  • The Kinsley Construction Holiday Series will include NBC’s “The Sing-Off” victors, Home Free, the return of Wizards of Winter featuring some of the original members of the Trans-Siberian Orchestra, a special adaptation of the classic holiday tradition, A Christmas Carol, and a vibrant holiday concert event from Billboard hit-maker, Darlene Love.
  • Family-friendly performances will include Daniel Tiger’s Neighborhood LIVE! and Erth’s DINOSAUR ZOO LIVE!

Full Season Line-up:

An Intimate Performance by Sarah McLachlan

August 1, 2016

An Evening with Chris Botti

September 30, 2016

An Evening with David Sedaris

October 17, 2016

Hypnotic Brass Ensemble

October 20, 2016

Arlo Guthrie

October 21, 2016

Loreena McKennitt - A Trio Performance

November 6, 2016

Big Head Blues Club featuring BIG HEAD TODD & THE MONSTERS with Mud Morganfield, Billy Branch, & Ronnie Baker Brooks

November 12, 2016

Shanghai Acrobats of the People's Republic of China

November 13, 2016

Home Free

November 16, 2016

An Evening with Jake Shimabukuro

November 19, 2016

Wizards of Winter

December 1, 2016

A Christmas Carol

by Charles Dickens

Adapted by Charles Jones

December 13, 2016

Darlene Love

December 22, 2016

Daniel Tiger's Neighborhood LIVE!

January 13, 2017

One-Man Star Wars Trilogy

January 29, 2017


February 1, 2017

Neil Simon's Last of the Red Hot Lovers

Walnut Street Theatre

February 14, 2017


February 22, 2017

Jazz at Lincoln Center Orchestra with Wynton Marsalis

February 25, 2017


March 16, 2017

Russian National Ballet Theatre presents: Cinderella

April 9, 2017

Micky Dolenz - The Voice of the Monkees

April 21, 2017


April 25, 2017

Step Afrika!

April 29, 2017

Double Up and Save!

The Strand Capitol Performing Arts Center is introducing an exciting new discount offer this season. Patrons buying tickets to 2 or more 2016-2017 season shows will save 10% off the entire purchase. Strand Capitol Members will save even more - enjoying 15% off of multiple show purchases this season.* The general public is encouraged to become a Member to enjoy this additional discount and other exclusive benefits!

For tickets, visit, call 717-846-1111 or visit the Strand Capitol Box Office at 50 N. George Street in York, PA.

Stay tuned for more show announcements throughout the season!

*Offer not available for rental performances, Capitol Theatre, or CapLive. Tickets for multiple performances must be purchased within the same transaction to be eligibile for the discount.