Public Health Update

Public Health Update: Coronavirus (COVID-19)

As of 3/12/20, 3:00pm (March and April 2020 Concerts Cancelled)

Updated 3/30/20, 3:00pm (May 2020 Special Event Cancelled)

Due to ongoing public health concerns regarding coronavirus (COVID-19), the venues in which the Kennett Symphony rehearses and performs have announced the cancellation of public performances in their facilities.  This includes the Kennett Symphony’s rehearsals and performances in the Unionville-Chadds Ford School District, West Chester Area School District, and Longwood Gardens.

We regret to announce that the following concerts have been cancelled:

Concert Date Concert Name
March 22, 2020, 2:00pm Family Concert: Compose Yourself!
April 4, 2020, 1:00pm Reimagined Symphony Experience
April 5, 2020, 7:30pm Ethereal Spaces
May 3, 2020, 2:00pm Special Event with The Philadelphia
Orchestra Percussion Group

Ticket Options

For those who have purchased tickets to the cancelled concerts, please see below for two ticket options.

  • Kennett Symphony credit. Place the amount of your ticket purchase as a credit to attend a future Kennett Symphony concert.  The Kennett Symphony will apply the total amount paid on the cancelled performances to a future performance of your choosing.  This offer is valid for one year from the date of your cancelled performance, and is dependent upon ticket availability to the concert you choose.
  • Donate your tickets.  Support the Kennett Symphony by donating your tickets back to the ticket office as a tax-deductible donation.  You will receive a tax receipt for your records. We appreciate your support of the Kennett Symphony!

For assistance with these ticketing options, please email the Ticket Office at

As you can imagine, we are responding to a high volume of emails.  It may take longer than usual for us to respond, but be assured that we will respond to all requests as quickly as possible. We thank you for your patience as we work to serve all of our patrons.

Status of June Symphony Under The Stars: We are monitoring the evolving situation and will make decisions on the June concert as appropriate.

The health and safety of our patrons and our community is a priority for all of us at the Kennett Symphony.  We appreciate your phone calls and emails expressing your support during this challenging time as we work to ensure the safety of our communities. We can’t wait until we are back in our venues so that we can continue our mission of bringing the best of symphonic music to you.  Until then, we send our thanks and very best wishes for health and safety to you and yours.

For additional information, please visit the following websites:

Center for Disease Control and Prevention

Pennsylvania Department of Health

Chester County Health Department

Unionville-Chadds Ford School District

West Chester Area School District

Longwood Gardens