Sarasota, FL (August 28) – The Van Wezel Performing Arts Hall announces that the Salute to Vienna New Year’s Concert on January 4, 2021 has been rescheduled to January 3, 2022.

The Van Wezel’s Box Office will be following up with patrons directly affected by these changes. Patrons who wish to attend rescheduled performances should keep their tickets, which will be honored for the future performance dates. Patrons who will not be able to attend the rescheduled performances have the opportunity to donate their tickets or receive a refund. This generous donation will enable the Hall to deliver on world class entertainment, bring arts integrated learning to children, families and educators, and invest in the power of the human spirit.


Timeless music, dazzling costumes, breathtaking dance, stunning floral designs. SALUTE TO VIENNA NEW YEAR'S CONCERT returns to the Van Wezel Performing Arts Hall for an unforgettable New Year’s celebration that will enchant and delight audiences of all ages in Sarasota.

Freshly updated each year with a new cast and musical programme, the exuberant music of Johann Strauss and his counterparts will spring to vibrant life in a joyful spectacle featuring European singers, dancers and a full symphony orchestra. The Maestro, an expert in Viennese music, will lead the orchestra and the audience on a journey through the Golden Age of Vienna with wit, charm and more than a few jokes along the way.

Energetic, lighthearted and full of romance, SALUTE TO VIENNA NEW YEAR'S CONCERT is a celebration of music, beauty and every exciting opportunity the New Year has to offer.

Mattison's Bayside at the Van Wezel

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Van Wezel dining in the Grand Foyer before the show!

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