- an opera for children...and the child in you
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HELLO, boys and girls! Ladies and gentlemen!

Now that I've introduced myself - BORIS, the Russian bear, the GREAT IMPRESARIO - let me tell you all about ANIMALOPERA. Actually, it's about me and my traveling troupe of animal opera singers, stars and fine singers all.

One day, on opening night of the beautiful opera Romeo and Juliet, they all catch colds and not one of them can sing. A CRISIS! Every seat in the house is sold, and the show MUST go on. But who will sing??? To everyone's amazement, my humble stagehands - a family of mice who change the scenery and move things around on stage - save the day. They sing the most wonderful version of the opera - and through them we all rediscover the joy of singing for the fun of being alive!

ANIMALOPERA is our way of sharing with you the joy of OPERA, the art of singing (and acting) stories of happiness and grief, of living and dying - with a variety of singing voices. WHAT IS OPERA? Oh, wish that I were a great opera singer... but here's how I, a bass - the lowest voice of all - put it...
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And now, let me introduce you to my stars, my artistes...>>> NEXT
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BORIS' STORY BORIS' ARTISTES A SLIDESHOW MUSICMAKER STORYTELLER HOW IT BEGAN
KIDS' KORNER QUIZ ENHANCED CD OUTREACH PRODUCE THE OPERA TEACHING GUIDE
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