Nov 22

Maurice Ravel’s L’enfant et les sortileges

at 405 Milbank Hall
  • Add to Calendar 2019-11-22 20:00:00 2019-11-22 20:00:00 Maurice Ravel’s L’enfant et les sortileges Louis-Léopold Boilly / The Metropolitan Museum of ArtThe Barnard-Columbia Chamber Singers perform Ravel’s charming one-act opera, The Child and the Spells, that tells the adventures of a small, naughty boy. Throwing a tantrum to end all tantrums, the child abuses his pets, breaks his toys, and lays waste to his room. But all that changes when the animals and toys and furniture come to life to teach him the importance of kindness and compassion. 405 Milbank Hall Barnard barnard-admin@digitalpulp.com UTC public
Painting: Louis-Léopold Boilly / The Metropolitan Museum of Art
Louis-Léopold Boilly / The Metropolitan Museum of Art

The Barnard-Columbia Chamber Singers perform Ravel’s charming one-act opera, The Child and the Spells, that tells the adventures of a small, naughty boy. Throwing a tantrum to end all tantrums, the child abuses his pets, breaks his toys, and lays waste to his room. But all that changes when the animals and toys and furniture come to life to teach him the importance of kindness and compassion.