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Peter and the Wolf
November 27, 2016 @ 2:00 am - 4:00 pm$10 – $15
The Vancouver Academy of Music Symphony Orchestra (VAMSO) presents Prokofiev’s Peter and the Wolf, November 27, 2016, 2pm at the Orpheum Theatre.
Bard on the Beach Founder & local theatre luminary Christopher Gaze will recite the symphonic tale of a young boy who outwits his gnarly foe, famously adapted by Disney in 1946. The enchanting classic will come to life with music by young VAMSO artists coupled with a splendid performance by the Goh Ballet. Other Russian masterworks on the program include Mussorgsky’s Night on Bald Mountain, the dramatic musical poem commonly recognized from Disney’s 1940 film, Fantasia, and Rachmaninoff’s resplendent ode to Edgar Allan Poe, The Bells featuring the Vancouver Bach Choir.