Join us on March 9th at 3PM at the Orpheum Theatre for Family Fun Day at the Symphony!
Date/Time: Mar 9 2019, 3:00 pm to 4:00 pmVancouver, The Orpheum | Event calendar
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The Vancouver Symphony Orchestra, in partnership with YWCA Metro Vancouver, and co-presenting partner LNG Canada, will host a very special family concert featuring the VSO and special guest hosts Lisa Wu (Phoenix TV) and Rick Cluff (former CBC host) on March 9th at 3PM at the Orpheum Theatre.
Bilingual Symphony for the Family
Lisa and Rick will give bilingual narration (Mandarin/English) to the beloved children’s story Peter and the Wolf while the orchestra plays the beautiful orchestral accompaniment by Russian composer Sergei Prokofiev.
Also on the program: A Young Person’s Guide to the Orchestra by Benjamin Britten, again with bilingual narration and Spring Festival Overture by Li Huan-zhi.
Music Exploration, Discovery & Fun Activities
Families are invited to arrive early to enjoy fun activities and musical exploration including a hands-on instrument fair "petting zoo" in the Orpheum lobby from 2PM, hosted by the VSO and YWCA Metro Vancouver. All instruments generously provided by Tom Lee Music.
Financial support for the concert in collaboration with YWCA Metro Vancouver provided by Lis and Bruce Welch.
Buy a Ticket & Support a Local Charity
$1 from every ticket sold will be donated to YWCA Crabtree Corner, which houses a range of programs and services under one roof to help marginalized women and families living in Vancouver's Downtown Eastside feel healthier, more connected and empowered to make positive choices.
Tickets are $30/adult and $19.50/child but right now if you use the promo code FAMILY, you'll get your tickets for more than 50% off! $12/adult and $8/child.