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Amelia Island Chamber Music Festival - Peter and the Wolf

5/22/2021 11:00:00 AM
Amelia Community Theatre
207 Cedar Street Fernandina Beach, Florida 32034
5/22/2021 1:00:00 PM

Date: May 22, 2021

Time: 11:00 AM - 1:00 PM

Venue: Amelia Community Theatre

Address: 207 Cedar Street Fernandina Beach, Florida 32034

Age Range: All Ages

Cost: $15/adult, $5/child

The 2021 season of the Amelia Island Chamber Music Festival will present music lovers with a dazzling range of world-renowned artists typically seen in New York, London or Chicago. The concerts of the Festival's 20th season are packed with a stunning array of star power.

Enjoy a children’s theatre composition based on the Russian folk tale by composer Sergei Prokofiev. Pianists Julie Coucheron and Elizabeth Pridgen will perform a four-hand version of the iconic composition, along with dancers from the Amelia Island Dance Festival, under the direction of Susan Dodge, and narrated by Frank O’Donnell. The Family Concerts are developed in association with the AICMF Young Patrons Group.

Julie Coucheron is an award-winning pianist who tours internationally. Pianist Elizbeth Pridgen is a distinguished soloist and chamber musician who is a director of the Atlanta Chamber Players. A noted choreographer and professional dancer, Susan Dodge was formerly a member of the Paul Taylor Dance Company. She has taught at universities and conservatories across the nation. Frank O’Donnell is a familiar figure at Amelia Community Theater where he is best known for his iconic roles including Atticus Finch in To Kill a Mockingbird and as Scrooge in Scrooge! The Musical.

Two show times: 11am & 2pm. Can be view live or livestreamed.
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Located just off the coast of northeast Florida, Amelia Island is easy to reach, but hard to forget. With 13 miles of beautiful beaches, abundant native wildlife, and pristine waters, this barrier island has long been a beloved destination for visitors and residents alike.