The symphony isn’t just for grown-ups! The Edmonton Symphony Orchestra Symphony for Kids series is a fun-filled way to introduce the sights, sounds and excitement of fabulous live music to your children. Each concert features music chosen to appeal to young ears, and is offered in a convenient one-hour format with no intermission. Plus plan to come early and partake in the family-friendly activities and delicious popcorn available in the lobby before the show!

The 2023/2024 Symphony for Kids season has been announced, with dates are posted below. Choose from any single performance and the pre-show fun that goes with them, or purchase a season subscription to enjoy all three.

The Hockey Sweater
Sunday, October 22, 2023 | The iconic Canadian storybook by Roch Carrier will be brought to life with narration and the music of  Abigail Richardson-Schulte.

Charlotte & The Music-Maker
Saturday, March 16, 2024 | Join Platypus Theatre for this colourful musical journey with young Charlotte as she finds her way through a raging blizzard with the help of the magical Music-Maker.

M is For Music
Saturday, May 11, 2024 | Discover the wonders of music through the eyes and ears of 8-year-old student Sarah T. Murdoch during her school’s field trip to the symphony.

ESO Symphony for Kids:

When: October 22, 2023 | March 16, 2024 | May 11, 2024
Shows Start 2:30 pm
Where: Winspear Centre
Address: 4 Sir Winston Churchill Square NW, Edmonton