The Forum Presents the Schedule for Season 2022 – 2023

The Forum’s Season 2022-2023 emphasizes the developing influence of the African Diaspora with fresh, new energy in the classical music genre. It also introduces a variety of cultural exchange initiatives to inspire our local community to experience the music of similar small, rural areas around the world where music is an essential aspect of their day-to-day lives.

The Forum Event Schedule of Season 2021-2022:

Saturday, October 29, 2022

Live Event – The Hermitage Piano Trio – Violin/Cello/Piano

Thursday November 10, 2022

Screening London National Theatre – Leopoldstadt” (Tom Stoppard)

Saturday, December 3, 2022

Live Event + Kids Concert – Alex (Alexandra) Sopp Trio –Alex Sopp – Flute and Vocal/Carlton Holmes – Piano

Victor Provost – Steel Pan – including Bill LaMotta Art Music compositions adapt for the trio.

Thursday, December 8, 2022

Met Opera – “La Traviata” – (Giuseppe Verdi)

Thursday, January 5, 2023

Screening Met Opera + Kids screening – “The Magic Flute,” A Holiday Presentation (Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart)

Friday and Saturday, Jan. 20 and 21, 2023

Live Event + Kids Concert – Water Island Festival

Saturday, January 28, 2023

Speaker/Author – Gordon C. Rhea (Stephen A. Swails – Black Freedom Fighter in the Civil War and Reconstruction)

Thursday, February 9, 2023

Screening London National Theatre – “The Book of Dust” (La Belle Sauvage – by Phillip Pullman)

Friday, February 18, 2023

Live Event + Kids Concert – Gordas Do Sol (Ensemble from Cape Verde Islands)

Thursday, March 2, 2023

Screening Met Opera – “The Hours” (Kevin Puts / Libretto by Greg Pierce)

Saturday, March 11, 2023

Live Event + Kids Concert – The Escher String Quartet Featuring Pianist Terrence Wilson

Saturday, April 8, 2023

Live Event + Kids Concert – Sachal Vasandani (Jazz Duo Sachal Vasandani – Vocal/Romain Collin – Piano and Quintet: Sherwin Williams – Saxophone/Dion Parson – Drums/ TBA – Bass)

Thursday, May 11, 2023

Screening Met Opera – “Champion” (Terence Blanchard / Libretto by Michael Cristofer)

May 3, May 10 and May 17, 2023

Film Festival

The events take place at the Prior-Jollek Hall, Antilles Campus St. Thomas, USVI

Starting time of the events:

8 p.m. – Live Events

The Courtyard will be open at 7 p.m. to enjoy small meals and desserts by Amalia Café.

7 p.m. – Screening in HD

The Courtyard will be open at 6 p.m. to enjoy small meals and desserts by Amalia Café.

Kids Concerts

Our one-hour kids’ concerts are starting at 5 p.m. – dates will be announced

The Courtyard will be open at 6 p.m. to enjoy small meals and desserts by Amalia Café.

Tickets: Adults $30, Teachers $10, Students $5 and Children under 10 years old are for free but need a ticket to secure a seat.

Ticket Sale Online

Visit the website: www.theforumusvi.org or Google: The Forum – Promotix

The Forum has maintained a commitment to providing stellar entertainment and educational events for the U.S. Virgin Islands. Although the community outreach events focus on students, the workshops and master classes are available to the community at large.

For more information, email The Forum at theforumusvi@gmail.com, call Executive Director Nicole Parson at +1 (646) 725-3353, or visit the website: www.theforumusvi.org