Enjoy a delightful afternoon of music with your elementary and/or pre-school age children at the Newtown Chamber Orchestra’s (NCO) annual live performance, “Kids Connect to the Classics Concert,” on Sunday, April 28th, at 3:00pm in a new location, Newtown Theater, located at 120 N. State Street, Newtown.
Help your children discover the beauty and enjoyment of classical music through a fun and nurturing educational experience. The length and content is sensitive to the attention span of the targeted age group.
The performance of the musical tale of “Peter and the Wolf” will be the focus of this year’s Kids Connect to the Classics concert.
“Peter and the Wolf” is adapted by Ogden Nash, the music composed by Sergei Prokofiev.
The narrator is storyteller Ms. Jennifer Nejman. The concert will begin with a short overture performed by the Orchestra. An exciting addition to this performance will be a display of artworks from the Concert Cover Contest for elementary school students.
There will also be an instrumental petting zoo of various instruments for child viewing as well as to carefully touch.
Tickets in advance are $10/adult, children under 12 admitted free. Tickets at the door are $15/adult, $5/children under 12 (service fee not included).
Tickets are available through Newtown Theater at www.thenewtowntheatre.com.