Symphony NH Presents Family Concert—Broadway and Movie Hits in Nashua

For Immediate Release
Date: 04/13/2018
Contact: Audrey Alessi
(603) 595-9156
audrey@symphonynh.org 

Symphony NH Presents Family Concert—Broadway and Movie Hits in Nashua

NASHUA, NH – Symphony NH presents a Family Concert—Broadway and Movie Hits, with Guest Conductor Scott Parkman featuring the Peacock Players, on Saturday May 26th at 2 pm at the Court Street Theatre, 14 Court Street, Nashua, NH 03060.

Bring the whole family along to experience the magic of Broadway and Movie Hits with Symphony NH and singers from the Peacock Players, New Hampshire’s premiere award-winning youth theatre. Symphony NH Family Concerts feature an hour long concert with a variety of orchestral music that engages and entertains children ages five and up. The program includes guest performances by Peacock Players’ Artistic Director Keith Weirich and students singing along with Symphony NH.

This family-friendly event that young audiences will truly enjoy features music from Bernstein’s West Side Story John Williams’ Star Wars, Frozen, and more. Before the concert at 1 pm, join Symphony NH in the hall lobby for musical activities, including a musical instrument “petting zoo,” arts and crafts, and more.

Conductor, musical mentor, and educator Scott Parkman works with youth community members, formerly working as the Music Director for the St. Louis Youth Orchestra and as the Principal Conductor for the Oakland Youth Orchestra. Parkman developed this concert specifically with young audiences in mind.

Keith Weirich, Artistic Director of the Peacock Players, has produced over 85 Mainstage productions for Peacock Players, directing over 37 of them, having multiple New Hampshire Theatre Awards for his work. Student singers from the Peacock Players will include Lillie Ellars, Elsa Keefe and Aren Truex, who have collectively performed in over 50 Peacock Players productions.

Symphony NH, led by guest conductor Scott Parkman, featuring the Peacock Players, will perform music from Broadway to Star Wars on May 26th at 2 pm at the Court Street Theatre, 14 Court Street, Nashua, NH 03060.  Free activities begin at 1 pm in the Court Street Theatre lobby. Youth tickets are $8 and adult tickets are $20. More information and tickets at www.symphonynh.org or (603) 595-9156.