Benson Great Hall

Benson Great Hall is one of the finest performing arts centers in the St. Paul and Minneapolis area, hosting concerts, performances, conferences, and more. Our comfortable seating, excellent acoustics, and friendly staff make it the perfect venue to take in a concert or event.

Upcoming Events


Bethel Film Forum

7 p.m. | Benson Great Hall


Organist Daryl Robinson

7:30 p.m. | Benson Great Hall

Free organ concert featuring the first prize winner of the American Guild of Organists National Young Artists Competition.


Herzing University Graduation

4:30 p.m.

Pinning Ceremony in the Underground from 4:30-5:30p Graduation Ceremony in Benson Hall starting at 7:00pm.


The Saint Paul Chamber Orchestra

2 p.m. | Benson Great Hall

The lustrous works of Bach, Handel and Vivaldi come alive on this program, led by internationally renowned maestro Jonathan Cohen.


Legacy Five Quartet

7 p.m. | Tornstrom Auditorium, Brainerd MN

Don't miss hearing Legacy Five -- one of Gospel music's favorite Southern Gospel groups that was birthed from the legendary Cathedrals quartet and has been nominated for 2 Dove Awards.


Community Hymn Sing

3 p.m. | Benson Great Hall

Join Bethel alumni and friends for a delightful afternoon of hymn singing.


Ignite Conference

7 p.m. | Benson Great Hall

Featuring Phil Stacey of American Idol and other inspiring speakers


Family Weekend Jazz Orchestras Fall Concert

Benson Great Hall

Relax with the stellar sounds of jazz classics presented by the 10:20 and 5:40 Jazz Orchestras.


Bethel Wind Symphony Fall Concert

7:30 p.m. | Benson Great Hall

The Wind Symphony under the direction of Steven Thompson presents its annual fall concert.


Performance Prize

7:30 p.m. | Benson Great Hall

A competition featuring the finest student solo performances in vocal, keyboard, and instrumental.


Steve Green in Concert

6 p.m. | Benson Great Hall

After a hiatus of a decade plus, beloved musician Steve Green returns to Minneapolis/St. Paul and Benson Great Hall.


The Saint Paul Chamber Orchestra

2 p.m. | Benson Great Hall

Dvořák’s Serenade for Winds


Northern Lights Chorale Fall Concert

7 p.m. | Benson Great Hall

A Musical Collage (With a Little Bit of Christmas)


Opera Workshop

Benson Great Hall

Join the fun as Bethel voice students present scenes from well-known operas, operettas, and musicals.


Philharmonic Orchestra Fall Concert

7:30 p.m. | Benson Great Hall

Conductor Lynda Bradley Vacco will conduct the Bethel Philharmonic Orchestra in a concert of orchestral favorites.


Shoreview Northern Lights Variety Band Holiday Concert

7 p.m. | Benson Great Hall

Bring your family to an evening filled with festive holiday music, cherished carols, and a few fun surprises.


Fiddler on the Roof

7:30 p.m. | Benson Great Hall

Tradition! FIDDLER ON THE ROOF is the winner of 10 Tony Awards, including Best Musical, Book and Score so join us this February in Benson Great Hall as this joyful, heartwarming musical springs – “to Life!”


Totino Grace High School Concert

7 p.m. | Benson Great Hall

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