Jessie Maryon Davies storyteller
Principal Players of Aurora Orchestra
Join Aurora Orchestra for a magical treasure hunt with Agatha the Pirate. With brand new chamber arrangements of music by Bartók, audiences will sail the high seas, meet a host of glimmering jellyfish, and play hide-and-seek with a wonderfully wicked parrot.
With a specially-commissioned story from Kate Wakeling (Writer-in-Residence) and a host of playful opportunities to take part in the music led by Jessie Maryon Davies (Workshop Leader-in- Residence), these performances promise a joyful introduction to Béla Bartók and a chance to enter a magical world of music, discovery and play. Suitable for children aged 0–5 and their families.
Fri 11, Sun 13, Sat 26, Sun 27 June 2021
Far, Far Away is generously supported by Arts Council England, Kings Place Music Foundation, Signatur, the umbrella name for The Karlsson Játiva Charitable Foundation’s work for the advancement of the art of music, and the Aurora Patrons & Friends.