LSO Discovery Family Concert: Arabian Nights - The Ultimate Storyteller
Suitable for 7- to 12-year-olds
Alexandre Bloch conductor
Rachel Leach presenter
London Symphony Orchestra
Join us on an exotic journey into the heart of the Arabian nights and meet the greatest storyteller of them all - Princess Scheherazade. Discover how this beautiful royal stayed alive and awake for 1001 nights and kept the evil Sultan enthralled with tales of Sinbad and his ship, a prince turned beggar, a wonderful love story and the amazing Baghdad Festival. Featuring the music of Rimsky-Korsakov.
Pre-concert workshops: 10.30am –1pm
Get those creative juices flowing in these Arabian themed workshops. You’ll get the chance to compose your own music and make exotic props to bring into the concert.
Tickets: £5 per person (adults and children)
Open to Family Concert bookers only. Please call the Box Office on 020 7638 8891 to book.
Free foyer activities: 1.15–2.15pm
Arrive early to join in with exciting activities – meet LSO players and practise your part for the participation piece.
For children under seven, be sure to book a place at the free crèche – designed to occupy younger siblings while the main concert takes place.
Open to Family Concert bookers only.
Limited space - please call the Box Office on 020 7638 8891 to reserve a place.
The sheet music for the Audience Participation piece will be posted shortly.
Tickets: £5 under-16s, £10 adults