Pepper The Monkey And The Rainbow Circus
OF AURORA ORCHESTRA
Part of Aurora Orchestra Residency series.
PRESENTED BY Melbourne Festival and JESSIE MARYON DAVIESAurora Orchestra presents a magical blend of storytelling, theatre and classical music in this special series of performances for children under five.
The adventures of Pepper the mischievous monkey and her friends are set to enchanting new chamber arrangements of Robert Schumann’s famous children’s compositions (such as Albumblätter, Carnival and Album for the Young). Pepper the Monkey will sweep your child up on a fantastical, multi-sensory adventure.
An interactive and immersive marvel of orchestral theatre, Pepper the Monkey is a delightful way to introduce your child to the wonders of classical music.
Image: Simon Weir
CARROUSEL DES MOUTONS
Thu 9 – Sun 12 Oct
Also showing as part of this year’s program of family events is this spellbinding mix of circus, illusion and piano music from Belgian duo D’irque & Fien.