Public Health Update: Coronavirus (COVID-19)

Last updated: December 11, 2020

Update for 12/11: With respect to current statewide restrictions for Washington State and in solidarity with the Seattle community as coronavirus cases rise, the Seattle Symphony will continue pausing live performances from Benaroya Hall through January 8, 2021. The December 17 broadcast of Bach Brandenburg Concerto No. 5 and the January 8 broadcast of Grieves with the Seattle Symphony are canceled. All Seattle Symphony Live users will be notified. The current Seattle Symphony Live concert schedule will be kept updated.

While health officials manage the impact of the coronavirus (COVID-19) in our community, Benaroya Hall rental clients have made the difficult decision to cancel or postpone the performances listed below. See below for ticketing information.

Concert Schedule

The following performances and events at Benaroya Hall are canceled or rescheduled:

Original Date Event Name Event Status
May 3, 7:30pm Orchestra Seattle & Seattle Chamber Singers: Celebration Rescheduled to May 2, 2021
May 8, 7:30pm The Wailin' Jennys Rescheduled to March 11, 2021
May 30, 7:30pm Seattle Baroque Soloists [New Date TBD in 2020–2021 season]
August 6, 7:30pm Seattle Arts & Lectures: The Moth Mainstage Rescheduled to May 21, 2021
September 18, 8:30pm Carlos Ballarta Canceled
October 17, 7pm Smells Like Beethoven Canceled
October 30, 8pm The Black Jacket Symphony Presents: Led Zeppelin IV Canceled
November 15, 7pm Byron Schenkman & Friends: Brahms Lullabies & Waltzes Online Event

Information about Seattle Symphony concerts and events.

Ticketing Information

If you have tickets to a canceled or rescheduled event, you have the following options:

  • Donate your tickets. If you are able, please consider donating your tickets back to the presenting organization for your ticketed performance via Benaroya Hall. Email the Ticket Office at and specify that you would like to donate your tickets.
  • Transfer your tickets to a gift certificate. We are happy to put the value of your ticket purchase towards a Benaroya Hall gift certificate for future use. Gift certificate values do not expire and can be used online. Email the Ticket Office at and specify that you would like to convert your tickets into a gift certificate.
  • Request a refund for your tickets. You may request a full refund to your original payment method. Email the Ticket Office at to specify that you would like to receive a refund and to verify that your original payment method is still valid.

Please email the Ticket Office at for any other inquiries. To ensure the health and safety of everyone involved, Benaroya Hall Ticket Office staff are all currently working remotely and Benaroya Hall remains closed to the public. We appreciate your patience and understanding as we work through all of your requests and questions.