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Verizon Hall at the Kimmel Center for the Performing Arts will be rededicated as Marian Anderson Hall, home of The Philadelphia Orchestra

Family Concert Family Concert Family Concert

Carnival of the Animals


Mar 07, 2020
11:30 AM


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Performance Details

Lina Gonzalez-Granados Conductor

Charlotte Blake Alston Narrator

Ying Li Piano

Zitong Wang Piano
Dancers from the Rock School for Dance Education
Bojan and Stephanie Spassoff Directors


Falla “Ritual Fire Dance,” from El amor brujo
Ravel “Laideronnette, Empress of Pagodes,” from Mother Goose Suite
Saint-Saëns Carnival of the Animals
Debussy “Ballet,” from Petite Suite

Lions and tigers and ... pianists? Oh, my! Camille Saint-Saëns's Carnival of the Animals is a musical journey through the animal kingdom that's fun for all ages. Verizon Hall will be magically turned into a zoo through your child's imagination as animals are conjured up by the musicians of the Orchestra. Enhance your family's experience with Pre-Concert Adventures, free for all ticket holders, beginning one hour before the concert.

*This performance is sensory-friendly


Carnival of the Animals at the Philadelphia Zoo

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