Opera For Children: "The Sky is Falling and I'm Not Even Kidding"


Opera For Children:

The Sky is Falling and I'm Not Even Kidding

May 19 - May 23, 2014

Lakireddy Auditorium


“The Sky is Falling and I’m Not Even Kidding,” a children’s opera by Nancy Steele Brokaw, is a fun, fast-paced romp that kids and adults of all ages will enjoy. The antics of Henny Penny and friends are set to the glorious tunes of Mozart, Puccini, Gilbert&Sullivan, and Bizet.The free public performance on May 23 at 6:30 presents the opera as it will have been seen by around 3000 schoolchildren during 10 school performances during the week of May 19-23. Donations accepted.

For more information call 209-228-4566


"The music is glorious and [the] performers are top-notch."
- Merced Sun Star

"Nearly 3,500 elementary school students and educators will attend this year’s opera."
- UC Merced Panorama

The Performance

May 23, 2014 - 6:30pm to 7:30pm
Lakireddy Auditorium
Gail Benedict
Arts UC Merced Presents
+1 (209) 228-4566