McDermott Award: Friday, April 16

Friday, April 16, 2010

Tickets to Friday's rehearsal with the MITSO are sold out! 

No new reservations are being accepted nor are we able to add tickets to any existing reservation.

Additional tickets may become available on Friday night if tickets remain uncollected at program start time.  Please inquire about availability at the standby counter in Kresge Auditorium on Friday, April 16 between 5:00 pm and 7:30 pm.

The McDermott Award presentation and rehearsal with MITSO will be simulcast in Room 10-250.  Space is available on a first-come, first-serve basis.

Please check the McDermott Award homepage for more information:

Schedule of Events

The Council for the Arts is proud to announce this year's McDermott Award recipient: Conductor Gustavo Dudamel. 

To celebrate, members of the MIT community are invited to join us on Friday, April 16:

Friday, April 16 at 7:30pm

Adam Kerry Boyles, Music Director

Mozart: Symphony No. 38, “Prague”
Rimsky-Korsakov: Capriccio espagnol
Doors open at 7:00pm
Kresge Auditorium, 48 Massachusetts Avenue, Cambridge

Online Reservations

Tickets are required for admission but free of charge.  You may reserve your tickets here beginning 12:00 pm on April 1.  Tickets must be reserved in advance; no tickets will be available on-site.  The deadline to make your reservation is April 14 or sooner if the venue reaches capacity.  We urge you to make your reservations early!

For information about Saturday's panel discussion, please go here.

Ticket Delivery Options

The following options are available to collect your tickets:
  • Pick-up on campus -- Reserved tickets are available for pick-up in the Conference Services Office in Room 12-156 between the hours of 10:00 am and 2:00 pm weekdays from April 1-16, 2010.
  • Will-call in Kresge -- Reserved tickets are available for pick-up at the Kresge Auditorium ticket counter from 5:00 pm to 7:30 pm on April 16.
You must select a delivery method when you submit this form.

On-campus Parking

Complimentary parking will be available in the West Garage on Friday, April 16 beginning at 6:00 pm.

Additional information is available at


Questions about your reservation or how/when to collect your tickets should be directed to the MIT Conference Services Office at 617-253-1700 or via email to

Please visit the McDermott Award homepage for additional information.


To request disability accommodation, please contact MIT Conference Services at