Jack Prelutsky’s Carnival

Jack Prelutsky’s Carnival : Foundation Events

Sunday, May 1, 3:00PM

DuPage Symphony
North Central College
Pfeiffer Hall
310 East Benton Avenue
Naperville, Illinois
Tickets $10; $8 children

The DuPage Symphony Orchestra (DSO) will share the stage with Jack Prelutsky, America’s first Children’s Poet Laureate, as he reads his new narration fashioned to accompany the classical musical favorite from Camille Saint-Saens, The Carnival of the Animals. Additional child-friendly works will be performed by the DSO, along with readings of the three winning submissions from our Elementary School Student Poetry Writing Contest.

Originally appeared in Poetry magazine.

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