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The McKnight Center is proud to present 25 world-class performances as part of its inaugural 2019-2020 season! Headliners include the New York Philharmonic, Preservation Hall Jazz Band, Cirque Mechanics and more! 

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October 2019

New York Philharmonic: A Fantastique Introduction

October 12 @ 7:30 pm

Jaap van Zweden leads the orchestra's first public performance in Stillwater.

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New York Philharmonic: How Legends Begin

October 13 @ 2:00 pm

Tony award-winning soprano Kelli O'Hara joins the New York Philharmonic.

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Pianist Jonathan Biss Concert 1

October 25 @ 7:30 pm

Over the course of seven concerts, pianist Jonathan Biss performs all of Beethoven’s Piano Sonatas.

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Pianist Jonathan Biss Concert 2

October 27 @ 3:00 pm

Over the course of seven concerts, pianist Jonathan Biss performs all of Beethoven’s Piano Sonatas.

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Phantom of the Opera Silent Film

October 31 @ 7:30 pm

Celebrate Halloween with the Phantom of the Opera silent film accompanied by live organ.

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November 2019

2019 Chamber Music Festival On-Stage Soirée

November 7 @ 6:00 pm

Enjoy a highly exclusive experience on the Performance Hall stage.

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2019 Chamber Music Festival: Americana

November 9 @ 7:30 pm

This program is dedicated to our veterans and features works by American composers.

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2019 Chamber Music Festival In Concert

November 10 @ 3:00 pm

Hearthis talented group perform in our state-of-the-art performance hall.

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Pianist Jonathan Biss Concert 3

November 15 @ 7:30 pm

Over the course of seven concerts, pianist Jonathan Biss performs all of Beethoven’s Piano Sonatas.

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Cirque Mechanics 42 ft – Performance 1

November 22 @ 7:30 pm

Thrills, laughs, and excitement are on full display in this incredible Cirque program.

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Cirque Mechanics 42 ft – Performance 2

November 23 @ 7:30 pm

Thrills, laughs, and excitement are on full display in this incredible Cirque program.

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December 2019

Rudolph the Red-Nosed Reindeer

December 12 @ 7:30 pm

The beloved TV classic Rudolph the Red Nosed Reindeer soars off the screen and onto the stage.

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January 2020

Preservation Hall Jazz Band

January 30, 2020 @ 7:30 pm

Preservation Hall Jazz Band has embodied New Orleans music for more than 50 years.

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February 2020

1964: The Tribute

February 14, 2020 @ 7:30 pm

“1964” meticulously recreates an early ‘60s live Beatle concert.

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Pianist Jonathan Biss Concert 4

February 20, 2020 @ 7:30 pm

Pianist Jonathan Biss performs all of Beethoven’s Piano Sonatas.

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Pianist Jonathan Biss Concert 5

February 21, 2020 @ 7:30 pm

Over the course of seven concerts, pianist Jonathan Biss performs all of Beethoven’s Piano Sonatas.

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Joshua Bell with the ASMF – Performance 1

February 26, 2020 @ 7:30 pm

Music Director and violinist Joshua Bell leads the Academy.

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Joshua Bell with the ASMF – Performance 2

February 27, 2020 @ 7:30 pm

Music Director and violinist Joshua Bell leads the Academy.

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March 2020

An American in Paris

March 5, 2020 @ 7:30 pm

Gershwin’s melodies are matched by gravity-defying dance as the world rediscovers the power of love in this production.

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Pianist Jonathan Biss Concert 6

March 27, 2020 @ 7:30 pm

Over the course of seven concerts, pianist Jonathan Biss performs all of Beethoven’s Piano Sonatas.

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Pianist Jonathan Biss Concert 7

March 28, 2020 @ 7:30 pm

Over the course of seven concerts, pianist Jonathan Biss performs all of Beethoven’s Piano Sonatas.

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April 2020

The Buddy Holly Story

April 2, 2020 @ 7:30 pm

The "World's Most Successful Rock 'n' Roll Musical" continues to thrill audiences.

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Sarah Coburn: In Concert

April 4, 2020 @ 7:30 pm

Sarah Coburn will perform a selection of her favorite songs and arias.

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André Watts: In Concert

April 17, 2020 @ 7:30 pm

André Watts performs works by Mozart, Schubert, Chopin and Liszt.

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André Watts: In Concert with the OSU Symphony Orchestra

April 19, 2020 @ 3:00 pm

André Watts performs with the OSU Symphony Orchestra under the direction of Thomas Dickey.

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