Date(s) - Saturday, January 13
1:30 pm - 2:30 pm
National Arts Centre
The internationally-acclaimed Enchantment Theatre Company makes its NAC debut! An enchanted tree with golden apples. An evil magician conjuring a terrible storm. A beautiful princess and her magical unicorn. See and hear the captivating Russian tale of Prince Ivan and the majestic Firebird as Stravinsky’s famous music comes to life, complete with life-sized puppets, masks and magic.
Arrive 45 minutes early to participate in hands on pre-concert activities courtesy of the Friends of NAC Orchestra. More than a concert it’s an interactive musical experience! Guaranteed to thrill music lovers of all ages! TUNETOWN pre-concert activities will include an String instrumental zoo with Ottawa Suzuki Strings, a Firebird craft, a puppet demo with Once Upon a Kingdom Theatre, a reading corner with the Ottawa Public Library and much more!
Read the story
- Book available at the Ottawa Public Library: https://ottawa.bibliocommons.com/item/show/360156026
- On-line Kids’ Classics Readers from Seed Learning: https://www.youtube.com/watch?time_continue=16&v=nvL-hwAylmY (Level 5-4)
- Complete tale (original version): http://www.artrusse.ca/fairytales/firebird.htm or http://www.uexpress.com/tell-me-a-story/1998/4/12/firebird-a-russian-tale
Create your own Firebird at home!
- See page 16 of the Resource Guide http://talespinnerchildrenstheatre.org/documents/prince-ivan-study-guide.pdf