In association with Jeunesses Musicales Canada

The Story of Babar, the Little Elephant

Kinderconcert Series

2022-03-06 11:00 2022-03-06 11:45 60 Canada/Eastern 🎟 NAC: The Story of Babar, the Little Elephant

https://nac-cna.ca/en/event/29644

In-person event

This tale, full of twists and turns, will definitely have you moved to tears and laughter. Featuring the music of Francis Poulenc, one of France’s greatest composers, this show presents the remarkable story of King Babar. Majestic, entertaining, and moving, this show captures the adventures of the little elephant while presenting an evocative array of musical forms: the lullaby sung by Babar’s mother, the Musette waltz of the pastries, the wedding march and polka, and the lovely...

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Azrieli Studio,1 Elgin Street,Ottawa,Canada
March 6, 2022

March 2022

  1. Mar 6 2022
    Sunday

    11:00am - 11:45pm Presented in English

    1:00pm - 1:45pm Presented in English

    3:00pm - 3:45pm Presented in French

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The Story of Babar © Antoine Saito
The Story of Babar © Antoine Saito
Family programming Music Classical music Children Storytelling
  • In-person event
  • Bilingual
  • Ages 3-7
  • ≈ 45 minutes · No intermission

This tale, full of twists and turns, will definitely have you moved to tears and laughter.

Featuring the music of Francis Poulenc, one of France’s greatest composers, this show presents the remarkable story of King Babar. Majestic, entertaining, and moving, this show captures the adventures of the little elephant while presenting an evocative array of musical forms: the lullaby sung by Babar’s mother, the Musette waltz of the pastries, the wedding march and polka, and the lovely finale – a nocturne bathed in moonlight.

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  • 11:00am Presented in English
  • 1:00pm Presented in English
  • 3:00pm Presented in French
video: The Story of Babar
The Story of Babar
The Story of Babar © Antoine Saito
The Story of Babar © Antoine Saito

Artists

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    Narrator Elisabeth Payeur
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    Pianist Laurence Lambert-Chan
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  • Stage Direction Judith Pelletier
  • Scenography Gabrielle Desrosiers
  • Costume Design Danaëlle Lareau
  • Translation Nelly Rieu
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