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concerts, dance

The concert program

    The Youth Philharmonic Northwest will present its 1995-96 season finale, "A Multicultural Celebration," May 11 at 7 p.m. at the Eastlake Performing Arts Center in Redmond. Tickets, $5 for general admission and $3 for students and seniors, are available at the door or can be reserved. Call 868-1950.

   Orchestra Seattle will offer an all-orchestral program May 11 at 8 p.m. at the First United Methodist Church in Seattle. Call 682-5208.

   A Contemporary Theatre (ACT) will host a benefit evening May 10 at 8 p.m. starring Patti Austin, performing jazz and rythm and blues, and stage and screen legend Rita Moreno. Call 285-5110.

   The final presentation in this year's Seattle Opera season will be Andrea Chénier, a drama set during the French Revolution. It will run through May 11 at the Seattle Opera House. Call 389-7600.