Steal the Show in the Steel City

Animado Events is proud to present the Elite Performance Series at Heinz Hall in Pittsburgh, PA.

Shine the spotlight on your talented ensembles as they take part in exciting festival performances with acclaimed clinicians in a professional concert hall.

The Elite Performance Series Includes:

The Elite Performance Series is a concert performance, clinic, and prestigious performance – all in one exceptional event. Every Elite package includes:

    • Extensive one-on-one time with outstanding, internationally known clinicians
    • Formal festival performance and adjudication
    • Concert at a prestigious venue
    • Digital audio recording of performance and Encore Concert
    • Commemorative program
    • Adjudicator comments
    • Award Plaques
    • T-Shirts
    • Artist Pass

Pittsburgh is in a Class by Itself!

While you’re here, explore the sights and sounds of the Steel City.  Step onto the stage at the iconic Heinz Hall, take a river cruise, visit the one and only Mr. Roger’s Neighborhood, get a taste of local flavor in the trendy Strip District, or get a bird’s eye view of the city on the 144-year-old Duquesne Incline!


Middle and High School band, choir, and orchestra ensembles are invited to participate.

Applicants must include a recent performance or superior rating from a state contest (within one year of applying).