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The Three Little Pigs Opera

Opera for the whole family! Join us on Sunday, March 3, 2013, at 3 p.m. as FBN Productions presents The Three Little Pigs Opera.

This free event for families will take place in the Bostick Auditorium on the Garden Level of the Main Library. Come enjoy a unique musical take on this familiar tale.

Opera description from FBN Productions:

The Three Little Pigs uses the familiar children’s story as its source. The opera takes Despina and her brothers, Giovanni and Cherubino, through a typical family squabble. While they are arguing over the proper construction of a house, Despina proclaims they can find plans for a good house in the library. The boys think books are silly as they already know how to build snug little cottages.

Enter Wolfgang Bigbad, who pretends to be a fierce statue guarding the library. The story proceeds, with only Despina ready for the wolf - she has read in a book how to shrink bullies down to size. The moral of the story: "When you fear a thing that’s scary ... Just take your questions to the library."
 

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