Fairy Tale Concerts

logo_white_oval NO BACKGROUNDWith a vibrant storyteller and expressive musical instruments, hear classic children’s fairy tales come to life through a beautiful combination of storytelling and classical music.  Fairy Tale Concerts were created in an effort to educate our children in a fun and engaging way. These concerts are a wonderful way to introduce young people to classical music through the art of storytelling and the encouragement of using their imaginations.

The Ugly Duckling

A story from Hans Christian Andersen
Music & Script Adaptation by Alyssa Reit

Hans Christian Andersen pays a visit to Newton-Conover Auditorium to share with you the tale of The Ugly Duckling. This delightful story uses harp, french horn and several percussive instruments to depict water, the duck and other colorful elements of this classic fairy tale. The Ugly Duckling will also feature choreography from one of Catawba’s most prominent choreographers, the amazing Leanna Bodnar. Hear and see this beautiful story in a brand new way!

Harp – Grace Wepner-Ludtke
Trumpet – Uriah Futch
Hans Christian Andersen – Jeremy Whitener

Tickets are:
Adults  $8
Children 12 & Under  $5

Available August 1: Buy your tickets HERE!

October 14 at 11 AM and 2 PM

What are Fairy Tale Concerts?

With vibrant storytellers and expressive musical instruments, hear classic children’s fairy tales come to life through a beautiful combination of storytelling and classical music.  Fairy Tale Concerts were created in an effort to educate our children in a fun and engaging way. These concerts are an wonderful way to introduce young people to classical music through the art of storytelling and the encouragement of using their imaginations.

Fairy Tale Concerts for the 2017-2018 year are made possible through a grant from the United Arts Council of Catawba County.

 

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Newton-Conover Auditorium uses Brown Paper Tickets to process our ticket handling.  To purchase tickets to any of our events online, please follow each event link to the Brown Paper Tickets site.
You may also call 1-800-838-3006 to purchase tickets over the phone.
Members of Newton-Conover Auditorium may call the Auditorium office  to book tickets at 828-464-1800.