A Broadway Christmas

December 1 & 2, 2023

El Paso Symphony Orchestra
Bohuslav Rattay, Conductor
Katie Travis, Soprano
and the UTEP Choral Union

Celebrate the sparkling sounds of the holidays – Broadway style!  Treat the entire family to an evening of musical cheer with the El Paso Symphony and the joyful voices of the UTEP Choral Union and special guest soprano Katie Travis.

featuring Holiday favorites like Sleigh Ride, White Christmas, Silent Night, Let it Snow, Joy to the World, Believe from Polar Express, Hallelujah Chorus and more!


KATIE TRAVIS is an award-winning singer/actor best known for playing Christine Daae in The Phantom of The Opera for over 700 performances throughout North America. Broadway: The Phantom of the Opera Regional: Cosette in Les Miserables at The MUNY, Fireside Theater, Liederkrantz Opera Theater. Katie has performed with the Saginaw, Midland, El Paso and Mt Rainier Symphonies. In the fall of 2022, Katie did a 37-city tour of Japan as a soloist with the Orchestra Japan in their “Disney On Classic” show. She is a winner of the Lys Symonette award in the Lotte Lenya Competition.

Sounds of the Holidays

Bohuslav Rattay, Conductor

December 2 & 3, 2022
Bárbara Padilla, Soprano
Youth Opera of El Paso

An evening of holiday cheer featuring America’s Got Talent 1st Runner Up, Bárbara Padilla. Singing Christmas favorites such as Oh holy night, Silent night, Do you hear what I hear.

Vibrant classical crossover soprano, Bárbara Padilla, dazzles audiences with her talent, technique, showmanship and stage presence that both entertains and amazes. Bárbara became a household name when she received outstanding reviews for her unforgettable performances on America’s Got Talent, achieving 1st Runner Up. Since America’s Got Talent, Bárbara has enjoyed years of success performing with multi-Grammy Award-winning music elites such as David Foster, Juan Gabriel, Raul Di Blasio, Fernando de la Mora, and many more. Come join Bárbara for a magical evening of music, laughter, and be awed by one of the greatest voices of our time! The El Paso Symphony Orchestra is proud to present the award winning soprano, Bárbara Padilla.

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Join “Opening Notes” with Nathan Black, 6:30pm Philanthropy Theatre prior to each
classical concert for insights on the evening’s program.

Home for the Holidays

Home for the Holidays

December 3 & 4, 2021, 7:30pm Plaza Theatre

El Paso Symphony Orchestra
Bohuslav Rattay, Conductor
UTEP Choral Union
Laura Tate Goldman

John Williams Home Alone Suite
Handel Messiah “Hallelujah Chorus” Sing- Along
Christmas Favorites with Laura Tate Goldman

Join us for a joyful family concert and sing-along!

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Join Jessie O’Hara Maestas, 6:30pm Philanthropy Theatre prior to each classical concert for insights on the evening’s program.