Eugene Symphony Kicks Off 49th Season

EUGENE, Ore — The Eugene Symphony kicks off its 49th season at the Hult Center on Thursday, Sept. 18. Blue Danube and Brahms is the first of nine concerts in the 2014/15 season. It includes Johann Strauss’ waltz  and Dances of Galánta by Kodály. Brahms’ Hungarian Dances Nos. 3 and 6 and Piano Concerto No. … Continue reading »

Many Ways to Celebrate New Year’s Eve

EUGENE, Ore. — The city of Eugene played host to a number of different events Tuesday for anyone looking to celebrate New Year’s Eve. The Valley River Inn brought in Satin Love Orchestra to deliver some funk for the holiday. “It’s a ’70s style music. ’70s style, ’80s dance music. A lot of fun. A … Continue reading »

Longtime Conductor Leaving Bach Festival

EUGENE, Ore. — This weekend marks a passing of the torch at the Hult Center as a major arts figure gives up his baton. Thursday morning at the Hult Center, inside the seats are mostly empty. Just a few onlookers watched what appears to be a routine rehearsal. Only it wasn’t routine. In fact, it … Continue reading »

Line Grows for Free Symphony Tickets

EUGENE, Ore. — Nearly 200 people lined up at the Hult Center’s closed doors this morning for some special tickets. The Eugene Symphony released tickets on Tuesday to its fifth annual free concert in the park. Thousands are made available and are quickly taken up by eager fans. Organizers say they’re never surprised by the … Continue reading »

Chef’s Night Out Tickets on Sale

EUGENE, Ore. — The 23rd annual Chef’s Night Out is Tuesday night at the Hult Center. The event features some of Lane County’s top chefs cooking up samples of their best dishes. The night’s festivities will also feature some local breweries and wineries. The proceeds go to food for Lane County and organizers say it’s … Continue reading »

Hult Center Celebrates 30 Years

EUGENE, Ore. — A Eugene landmark is celebrating a major milestone this year. The Hult Center for the Performing Arts opened 30 years ago. It commemorated the occasion Tuesday with the unveiling of a unique art installation. It’s called the Hult 30 Post-It Wall. It includes hand-written memories, moments and experiences from community members. “I … Continue reading »

The Hult Center Post-Its for Thirty

EUGENE, Ore. — The Hult Center is celebrating its 30th anniversary with a unique, new work of art. The Hult Thirty Post-It Wall is a temporary art work that will display hand-written memories, moments and experiences from community members on post it notes. The event starts at 11:00 a.m. at the Hult Center lobby and … Continue reading »