Ballet at the Library: The Little Prince
Come see the Columbia City Ballet and some special guests perform excerpts and readings from the storybook classic The Little Prince, by Antoine de Saint-Exupery -- one of the best-selling and most beloved books ever published.
Sunday, February 24th on the first floor of the Main Library
Join us at 2:30 p.m. to snag your seat and make paper airplanes at the craft table.
Enjoy the show from 3:00 to 4:00 p.m., and afterwards meet and mingle with the dancers!
As an added bonus for library lovers: Get $5 off the Columbia City Ballet's full performance of The Little Prince, which will appear at the Koger Center on Friday, March 8th at 7:30 p.m. and Saturday, March 9th at 3:00 p.m. and 7:30 p.m.
Few stories are as widely read and as universally cherished by children and adults alike as The Little Prince. Richard Howard's translation of the beloved classic beautifully more...
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Few stories are as widely read and as universally cherished by children and adults alike as The Little Prince. Richard Howard's translation of the beloved classic beautifully reflects Saint-Exupéry's unique and gifted style. Howard, an acclaimed poet and one of the preeminent translators of our time, has excelled in bringing the English text as close as possible to the French, in language, style, and most important, spirit. The artwork in this edition has been restored to match in detail and in color Saint-Exupéry's original artwork. Combining Richard Howard's translation with restored original art, this definitive English-language edition of The Little Prince will capture the hearts of readers of all ages. This title has been selected as a Common Core Text Exemplar (Grades 4-5, Stories). less...