Welcome to our 2017/2018 Season

"An orchestra with a sound all its own"

Norman Lebrecht

Music of the Ice with Kurt Browning

Jan 19-21

World Champion, Olympian and Canadian icon Kurt Browning hosts an evening of figure skating’s greatest hits, taking audiences on a behind-the-scenes journey into the figure skating world!

Kurt hosts this concert with spoken introductions from...

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Schumann and Beethoven

Feb 9-10

Genius Guest conductor José Luis Gomez, a graduate of the El Sistema program in Venezuela, guides us through the work of two musical...

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Valentine’s Day: Broadway in Love

Feb 14

Join us for an enchanting evening of Broadway love songs with classic hits from Andrew Lloyd Webber, Gershwin…

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Symphony Sweepstakes

Symphony Sweepstakes returns – win over 140,000 in cash and prizes! Choose between an Ultimate World Cruise, Your Choice of Mercedes, or $60,000 cash!

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Winnipeg New Music Festival 2018

Featuring International Music Icon Philip Glass

January 27 – February 2, 2018
Passes On Sale Now for $99.

Through his operas, his symphonies, his compositions for his own ensemble, and his wide-ranging collaborations, Philip Glass has had an extraordinary and unprecedented impact upon the musical and intellectual life of his times.

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70th Anniversary Gala

Join us for our 70th Anniversary Gala on Thursday, April 26, 2018 at the Centennial Concert Hall & Alloway Hall.

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Charles Chaplin: City Lights Live

Feb 16 – Feb 18

Universally praised as one of the greatest films ever made, this is the timeless tale of a tramp who sets out on a quest to restore the sight of...

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A Night in Spain

Feb 23 – Feb 24

Iberian dreams Guest conductor Yaron Traub, Music Director of the Orquesta de Valencia, directs a tour of Spain with french guitar virtuoso...

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A Chorus Line

Mar 16 – Mar 18

The WSO and the stars of Rainbow Stage team up again to bring you the Pulitzer Prize and Tony-Award winning A Chorus Line. The story is a roller-coaster of emotions as contenders audition for an unnamed musical with a series of vigorous dance...

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Mr Mark and Manny Tuba go to the Birds!

Feb 25

Your child’s imagination will soar as Mr. Mark and WSO mascot Manny Tuba find themselves mixed up in the most important gathering of birds from...

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Bruckner 9

Mar 9 – Mar 10

Majestic Bruckner, woefully unsure of himself,worried that his music was insufficient in the eyes of God. He needn’t have worried for his...

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Fauré and Poulenc

Mar 23 – Mar 25

Mélodie The exquisite Pie Jesu from Gabriel Fauré’s Requiem guaranteed the composer immortality. Fauré wrote: “everything I managed to...

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Oz with Orchestra

Apr 21 – Apr 22

Seventy five years after The Wizard of Oz debuted on the big screen, watch it again in all its glory, accompanied by your WSO performing the Harold Arlen score. “Follow the Yellow Brick Road” with the incomparable Judy Garland as Dorothy and...

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Luca Buratto Plays Prokofiev

Apr 6 – Apr 7

Virtuosic The steely brilliance of Prokofiev’s Piano Concerto No. 2 comes alive with Honens Competition-winner Luca Buratto. Prokofiev wrote...

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Al Simmons Symphonic Shenanigans

Apr 8

JUNO Award-winner Al Simmons leads action-packed sing-a-longs and pits his bizarre, homemade instruments against the string, woodwind, brass, and...

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Cirque de la Symphonie

Apr 27 – Apr 29

An amazing cirque act shares the stage with the WSO in a brand-new show featuring your favourite movie soundtracks. The audience is thrilled and...

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