Travel to Funland with the St. Louis Symphony Orchestra and actors from The Black Rep as they bring to life the enchanting tale of Carlo Collodi's most beloved marionette, all while entertaining, educating and introducing your family to the riches of live music. This concert will also feature excerpts from other childhood favorites, including The Barber of Seville Overture and Flight of the Bumblebee!
St. Louis Symphony Family Concerts offer a mix of fun, thematic orchestra music to entertain children ages 5-12. Be sure to stop by the instrument playground in the Wightman Grand Foyer prior to the concert where kids can try out instruments from each of the music families. Symphony volunteers will be on hand to help in this very close up and personal musical experience. Ticket prices range from $8 to $19.
3 p.m. at Powell Hall. For more information and tickets: slso.org
Kids can observe gravity's constant acceleration through bowling ball juggling, gyroscope stability through plate spinning, centripetal force with cowboy lariats and much more at this free Science of Circus workshop presented by Circus Kaput.