Dress Rehearsal and Concert Information

Meymandi Hall address: 2 E. South Street, Raleigh, 27601. Stage door is off of Salisbury Street.

Map to Stage Door of Meymandi

Dress Rehearsal Instructions

  • Stage door opens at 5:15. Please arrive no later than 5:15 to unpack and tune.
  • Entrance is via the Stage Door (see the map link), the front doors are locked.
  • Only musicians with large instruments (harp, bass, tuba) should pull into the parking lot behind the hall to unload or be picked up.
  • Everyone else should park across Salisbury Street and walk to the Stage Door.
  • Other than TYO volunteers, or parents assisting with large instruments, no other parents are allowed back stage.
  • Put cases perpendicular on the shelves back stage. Only cello, bass, tuba, or harp cases should be on the floor. Do not block the office door.
  • When Mr. Kohring instructs, go onstage. Rehearsal is from 5:30 – 6:45 pm.
  • Parents may listen in the hall, but the lobby and lobby bathrooms are off limits. There are bathrooms in the dressing rooms in the basement we can use.
  • After the rehearsal, musicians should be met by parents at the Stage Door.

Concert Instructions

  • 5:30 arrival for 6 pm warmup on stage.
  • Instructions pertaining to the parking lot usage, parents allowed backstage and cases above will apply.
  • Parents can wait in the lobby until doors open at 6:30 pm.
  • Please stay for the TYS concert at 8 pm. TYO musicians do not need a ticket. The TYO tickets is good for the TYS Concert.
  • Leave music and folders in the boxes provided back stage.

Concert Dress

only required for the concert, not dress rehearsal, and is as follows:
Boys: Black pants (no jeans), white shirt, long tie, black socks and black shoes. No jackets, tuxedos or bow ties.
Girls: White blouse with sleeves and ankle-length black skirt or full-cut dress pants. Alternately, ankle-length all-black dress with sleeves, or black blouse with sleeves and ankle-length black skirt or full-cut dress pants.

Ticket Information
Tickets are on sale during the two rehearsals prior to the concert. (cash or check accepted)
Tickets are general admission
Main Floor Adults and Seniors $10
Main floor Child (all through 12th grade) Free
First balcony $15

Video Recordings
Professional recordings may be pre-ordered at the two rehearsals prior. At the concert, order forms with envelopes to mail payments will be available. We can accept no payments at the concert because we will be charged 20%. Audience members are not allowed to make personal recordings during the concert. Digital downloads are $20. Please support this effort so we can continue to make professional recordings.

Meet Our Supporters

The Philharmonic Association wishes to thank and acknowledge the following organizations and corporations for their funding support.