Passport Events by Month

The Culture Works Passport to the Arts Membership is provided to Culture Works supporters who donate $85 or more to Culture Works. Passport Membership provides Buy One – Get One FREE tickets to a variety of arts and cultural events around the Dayton Region, as well as admission, restaurant, and retail discounts. Check out the 2017-2018 line-up of Passport-eligible performances below. More eligible events are still being added!
All performances are eligible for Buy One-Get One FREE tickets unless otherwise noted:

2017:    July   August   September   October   November   December
2018:    January    February    March    April    May    June

 

September 2017

Dare 2 Defy Productions – Seussical
Victoria Theatre
Thursday, September 7 at 7:00pm
Friday, September 8 at 8:00pm
Saturday, September 9 at 8:00pm
The Human Race Theatre Company – Legendale
The Loft Theatre
Thursday, September 7 at 8:00pm
Friday, September 8 at 8:00pm
Saturday, September 9 at 8:00pm
Sunday, September 10 at 2:00pm
Sunday, September 10 at 7:00pm
Tuesday, September 12 at 7:00pm
Wednesday, September 13 at 7:00pm
Thursday, September 14 at 8:00pm
Dare 2 Defy Productions – Seussical Jr.
Victoria Theatre
Saturday, September 9 at 2:00pm
Dayton Performing Arts Alliance – Philharmonic – Dvorak’s Eighth: Shadow and Light*
Schuster Center
Friday, September 22 at 8:00pm
Saturday, September 23 at 8:00pm
*Current Passport Members are eligible for two FREE C Tier tickets to either of the two Dvorak’s Eighth performances OR two FREE B Tier tickets to Bold Pathfinder: Lou Harrison
Dayton Performing Arts Alliance – Philharmonic –Bold Pathfinder: Lou Harrison
Schuster Center
Sunday, September 24 at 3:00pm
*Current Passport Members are eligible for two FREE C Tier tickets to either of the two Dvorak’s Eighth performances OR two FREE B Tier tickets to Bold Pathfinder: Lou Harrison
Wright State University/CELIA – Complexions Contemporary Ballet Performance
Victoria Theatre
Thursday, September 28
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October 2017

Sinclair Theatre – Blues for an Alabama Sky
Blair Hall Theatre
Friday, October 6, 2017 at 8:00pm
Saturday, October 7, 2017 at 8:00pm
Sunday, October 8, 2017 at 2:00pm (American Sign Language Interpreted Performance)
Friday, October 13, 2017 at 8:00pm
Saturday, October 14, 2017 at 8:00pm
Dayton Contemporary Dance Company – Wynton Works
Victoria Theatre
Saturday, October 7, 2017 at 7:30pm
Sunday, October 8, 2017 at 4:00pm
Springfield Symphony Orchestra – MasterWorks I: Gavin George, Piano
Clark State Performing Arts Center
Saturday, October 7 at 7:30pm
Dayton Performing Arts Alliance – Philharmonic – Mendelssohn and the Reformation
Schuster Center
Friday, October 13, 2017 at 8:00pm
Gem City Ballet – Fall Repertory
Stuart Sebastian Performance Space
Saturday, October 14 at 8:00pm
Sunday, October 15 at 2:00pm
Saturday, October 21 at 8:00pm
Sunday, October 22 at 2:00pm
Dayton Performing Arts Alliance – Opera – The Consul
Schuster Center
Friday, October 20 at 8:00pm
Dayton Performing Arts Alliance – Philharmonic – PhilharMonster Halloween Concert
Schuster Center
Saturday, October 21 at 3:00pm
Miami Valley Symphony Orchestra – An American Experience
Kettering Seventh Day Adventist Church
Sunday, October 22 at 3:00pm
Dare 2 Defy Productions – Bat Boy
Mathile Theatre at the Schuster Performing Arts Center
Friday, October 27, 2017 at 8:00pm
Saturday, October 28, 2017 at 2:00pm
Saturday, October 28, 2017 at 8:00pm
Friday, November 3, 2017 at 8:00pm
Bach Society of Dayton – The French Connection
Kettering Seventh Day Adventist
Sunday, October 29, 2017 at 4:00pm
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November 2017

The Human Race Theatre Company – The House
The Loft Theatre
Thursday, November 2, 2017 at 8:00pm
Friday, November 3, 2017 at 8:00pm
Saturday, November 4, 2017 at 8:00pm
Sunday, November 5, 2017 at 2:00pm
Sunday, November 5, 2017 at 7:00pm
Tuesday, November 7, 2017 at 7:00pm
Wednesday, November 8, 2017 at 7:00pm
Thursday, November 9, 2017 at 8:00pm
Sinclair Theatre – Radio Plays
Black Box Theatre
Thursday, November 2, 2017 at 7:00pm (American Sign Language Interpreted Performance)
Friday, November 3, 2017 at 12:00pm
Friday, November 3, 2017 at 8:00pm
Saturday, November 4, 2017 at 8:00pm
Sunday, November 5, 2017 at 2:00pm
Kettering Children’s Theatre – Fall Production (TBA)
Rosewood Arts Centre Theatre
Sunday, November 5, 2017
Musica – A World of Harmony
First Presbyterian Church of Yellow Springs
Sunday, November 5 at 3:00pm
Dayton Performing Arts Alliance – Philharmonic – Prokofiev: Art of the Sonata
The Dayton Art Institute Renaissance Auditorium
Sunday, November 12 at 3:00pm
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December 2017

Dare 2 Defy Productions – Little Women
Mathile Theatre at the Schuster Performing Arts Center
Friday, December 1, 2017 at 8:00pm
Saturday, December 2, 2017 at 2:00pm
Saturday, December 2, 2017 at 8:00pm
Friday, December 8, 2017 at 8:00pm
Saturday, December 9, 2017 at 8:00pm
Dayton Contemporary Dance Company – The Littlest Angel
University of Dayton, Kennedy Union Boll Theatre
Friday, December 1 at 7:30pm
Saturday, December 2 at 3:00pm
Dayton Gay Men’s Chorus – Christmas Cotillion
Westminster Presbyterian Church
Saturday, December 2, 2017 at 6:00pm
Miami Valley Symphony Orchestra – Ring in the Holidays (FREE to all)
Dayton Masonic Center
Saturday, December 16 at 2:00pm
Saturday, December 16 at 7:00pm
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January 2018

Muse Machine – 2018 Musical (TBA)
Victoria Theatre
Thursday, January 11, 2018 at 7:00pm
Friday, January 12, 2018 at 8:00pm
Saturday, January 13, 2018 at 3:00pm
Saturday, January 13, 2018 at 8:00pm
Sunday, January 14, 2018 at 2:00pm
Dare 2 Defy Productions – Tommy
Mathile Theatre at the Schuster Performing Arts Center
Friday, January 12, 2018 at 8:00pm
Saturday, January 13, 2018 at 2:00pm
Saturday, January 13, 2018 at 8:00pm
Friday, January 19, 2018 at 8:00pm
Saturday, January 20, 2018 at 8:00pm
Springfield Symphony Orchestra – NightLights II: The Shimasaki Sisters, Violin
Clark State Performing Arts Center
Saturday, January 20, 2018 at 5:00pm
Dayton Performing Arts Alliance – Philharmonic – Sophisticated Ladies with Steve Reineke
Schuster Center
Friday, January 26, 2018 at 8:00pm
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February 2018

The Human Race Theatre Company – Sex with Strangers
The Loft Theatre
Thursday, February 1, 2018 at 8:00pm
Friday, February 2, 2018 at 8:00pm
Saturday, February 3, 2018 at 8:00pm
Sunday, February 4, 2018 at 2:00pm
Sunday, February 4, 2018 at 7:00pm
Tuesday, February 6, 2018 at 7:00pm
Wednesday, February 7, 2018 at 7:00pm
Thursday, February 8, 2018 at 8:00pm
Sinclair Theatre – Fahrenheit 451
Blair Hall Theatre
Friday, February 9, 2018 at 8:00pm
Saturday, February 10, 2018 at 8:00pm (American Sign Language Interpreted Performance)
Sunday, February 11, 2018 at 2:00pm (American Sign Language Interpreted Performance)
Friday, February 16, 2018 at 8:00pm
Saturday, February 17, 2018 at 8:00pm
Gem City Ballet – Winter Repertory
Stuart Sebastian Performance Space
Saturday, February 10, 2018 at 8:00pm
Sunday, February 11, 2018 at 2:00pm
Saturday, February 17, 2018 at 8:00pm
Sunday, February 18, 2018 at 2:00pm
Springfield Symphony Orchestra – MasterWorks II: Pascal and Ami Roge, Pianos
Clark State Performing Arts Center
Friday, February 17 at 7:30pm
Dayton Performing Arts Alliance – Philharmonic – Tribute to the Brill Building Songwriters: Sedaka, King, Bachrach & More 
Schuster Center
Friday, February 23, 2018 at 8:00pm
Dayton Contemporary Dance Company – Reunited
Victoria Theatre
Saturday, February 24, 2018 at 7:30pm
Miami Valley Symphony Orchestra – An Evening of Rodgers and Hammerstein Classics
Dayton Masonic Center
Saturday, February 24, 2018 at 7:00pm
Sunday, February 25, 2018 at 3:00pm
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March 2018

Dayton Performing Arts Aliance – Opera – The Barber of Seville
Schuster Center
Sunday, March 4, 2018 at 3:00pm
Dayton Performing Arts Aliance – Philharmonic – A Sea Symphony and Other Voyages
Schuster Center
Friday, March 16, 2018 at 8:00pm
Dayton Performing Arts Aliance – Philharmonic – Orchestra from Planet X
Schuster Center
Saturday, March 17, 2018 at 3:00pm
Dayton Contemporary Dance Company – Transparency (DCDC2 and UD Dance Ensemble)
University of Dayton, Kennedy Union Boll Theatre
Friday, March 23 at 8:00pm
Saturday, March 24 at 8:00pm
Springfield Symphony Orchestra – MasterWorks III: Misha Dichter, Piano
Clark State Performing Arts Center
Saturday, March 24 at 7:30pm
Bach Society of Dayton – Sebastian and Sons
Kettering Seventh Day Adventist Church
Sunday, March 25, 2018 at 4:00pm
Wright State University/CELIA – The Mystery of Edwin Drood
Wright State University Festival Playhouse
Wednesday, March 28 at 7:00pm
Thursday, March 29 at 7:00pm
Thursday, April 5 at 7:00pm
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April 2018

Kettering Children’s Theatre – Winter Production (TBA)
Rosewood Arts Centre
Sunday, April 1
The Human Race Theatre Company – Brighton Beach Memoirs
The Loft Theatre
Thursday, April 5, 2018 at 8:00pm
Friday, April 6, 2018 at 8:00pm
Saturday, April 7, 2018 at 8:00pm
Sunday, April 8, 2018 at 2:00pm
Sunday, April 8, 2018 at 7:00pm
Tuesday, April 10, 2018 at 7:00pm
Wednesday, April 11, 2018 at 7:00pm
Thursday, April 12, 2018 at 8:00pm
Dayton Gay Men’s Chorus – Prom Night
The Dayton Art Institute Renaissance Auditorium
Saturday, April 7, 2018 at 7:00pm
Sinclair Theatre – Blood at the Root
Black Box Theatre
Wednesday, April 11, 2018 at 7:00pm
Thursday, April 12, 2018 at 7:00pm (American Sign Language Interpreted Performance)
Friday, April 13, 2018 at 8:00pm
Saturday, April 14, 2018 at 8:00pm (American Sign Language Interpreted Performance)
Sunday, April 15, 2018 at 2:00pm (American Sign Language Interpreted Performance)
Dare 2 Defy Productions – Tick, Tick…BOOM!
Mathile Theatre at the Schuster Performing Arts Center
Friday, April 13, 2018 at 8:00pm
Saturday, April 14, 2018 at 2:00pm
Saturday, April 14, 2018 at 8:00pm
Friday, April 20, 2018 at 8:00pm
Saturday, April 21, 2018 at 8:00pm
Gem City Ballet – Spring Repertory
Middletown Lyric Theatre
Saturday, April 14, 2018 at 8:00pm
Sunday, April 15, 2018 at 2:00pm
Saturday, April 21 at 8:00pm
Sunday, April 22 at 2:00pm
Springfield Symphony Orchestra – MasterWorks IV: Mendelssohn’s Elijah
Clark State Performing Arts Center
Saturday, April 14, 2018 at 7:30pm
Dayton Performing Arts Alliance – Philharmonic – Strings and Piano Salon
The Dayton Art Institute Renaissance Auditorium
Sunday, April 15, 2018 at 3:00pm
Dayton Performing Arts Alliance – Ballet – Ruby Jubilee: 80th Year Celebration
Victoria Theatre
Thursday, April 19, 2018 at 7:30pm
Friday, April 20, 2018 at 8:00pm
Wright State University/CELIA – Dance Concert
Wright State University Festival Playhouse
Thursday, April 19 at 7:00pm
Friday, April 20 at 8:00pm
Saturday, April 21 at 8:00pm
Sunday, April 22 at 2:00pm
Stivers School for the Arts – Spring Musical: Cinderella
TBD
Friday, April 20, 2018
Saturday, April 21, 2018
Sunday, April 22, 2018
Musica – Concert (TBA)
The Dayton Art Institute
Sunday, April 22 at 3:00pm
Miami Valley Symphony Orchestra –Tchaikovsky’s Russia
Kettering Seventh Day Adventist
Sunday, April 29 at 3:00pm
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May 2018

Stivers School for the Arts – Spring Concert (TBA)
TBD
Tuesday, May 1, 2018
Dayton Performing Arts Alliance – Philharmonic – Bernstein and the New Americans
Schuster Center
Friday, May 4, 2018 at 8:00pm
Bach Society of Dayton – Romantic Connections
Kettering Seventh Day Adventist
Sunday, May 13, 2018 at 4:00pm
Dare 2 Defy Productions – The Wedding Singer
Victoria Theatre
Friday, May 18, 2018 at 8:00pm
Saturday, May 19, 2018 at 2:00pm
Saturday, May 19, 2018 at 8:00pm
Kettering Children’s Choir – Spring Concert (TBA)
Schuster Center
Wednesday, May 30
The Human Race Theatre Company – The Complete Works of William Shakespeare (abridged)[revised]
The Loft Theatre
Thursday, May 31, 2018 at 8:00pm
Friday, June 1, 2018 at 8:00pm
Saturday, June 2, 2018 at 8:00pm
Sunday, June 3, 2018 at 2:00pm
Sunday, June 3, 2018 at 7:00pm
Tuesday, June 5, 2018 at 7:00pm
Wednesday, June 6, 2018 at 7:00pm
Thursday, June 7, 2018 at 8:00pm
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June 2018

The Human Race Theatre Company – The Complete Works of William Shakespeare (abridged)[revised]
The Loft Theatre
Thursday, May 31, 2018 at 8:00pm
Friday, June 1, 2018 at 8:00pm
Saturday, June 2, 2018 at 8:00pm
Sunday, June 3, 2018 at 2:00pm
Sunday, June 3, 2018 at 7:00pm
Tuesday, June 5, 2018 at 7:00pm
Wednesday, June 6, 2018 at 7:00pm
Thursday, June 7, 2018 at 8:00pm
Dayton Gay Men’s Chorus – Graduation
Victoria Theatre
Saturday, June 2 at 8:00pm
Dayton Contemporary Dance Company – Street Beats*
Courthouse Square
Saturday, June 9, 2018 at 5:00-9:00pm
*FREE to ALL
Dayton Performing Arts Alliance – Philharmonic – The Power of Fate: Tchaikovsky’s Fourth
Schuster Center
Sunday, June 10, 2018 at 3:00pm
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