A night in the pit with Orchestra Next and Eugene Ballet’s ‘Nutcracker’

  The first thing I encountered as I entered the orchestra pit at the Hult Center’s Silva Concert Hall last night was a music stand with a sign-in sheet and two bags of bright-orange disposable ear plugs. They looked just like Cheetohs, and I stuck a pair in my pocket, just in case. I was … Continue reading A night in the pit with Orchestra Next and Eugene Ballet’s ‘Nutcracker’