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University Library, University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign

Krannert Center Events: November 2019: The Adventures of Little Sharp-Ears

Event Details

Music and lyrics by Leoš Janáček
Andrew Megill, conductor
Sarah Wigley, director
 

Join Sharp-Ears the fox and her friends grasshopper, mosquito, and frog as they wind their way from the farmyard through the ever-changing forest. This enchanting children’s story, filled with beautiful music and the sounds of nature from the pen of Czech composer Leoš Janáček and his opera The Cunning Little Vixen, portrays a family-friendly, fantastic journey, exploring the relationship between humans and animals and the renewal that the natural world offers.

Sung in English.

Recommended for ages 6 and up.

Friday, November 15th, 7:30 PM
Saturday, November 16th, 5:00 PM
Sunday, November 17th, 3:00 PM

See the Krannert Center website for more details and to purchase tickets.

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