All the World’s a Stage

Sunday February 18, 2018 at 3 pm

Burlington Performing Arts Centre

Our February concert will chase away the winter blues with a nod to the vibrant theatre scene throughout our region. Shaw Festival Artistic Director Tim Carroll will narrate Prokofiev’s masterpiece Peter and the Wolf. The theatre-inspired program includes Mendelsshon’s A Midsummer Night’s Dream and Canadian composer Louis Applebaum’s Three Stratford Fanfares. The winners of our 2017 Young Artists’ Competition will perform concerto movements.

Guest artists: Tim Carroll, narrator; winners of the 2017 Young Artists’ Competition (TBA)
Conductor: Claudio Vena