The MET's concert series offers two tales set to music at are sure to delight NYC families looking to expose their children to the arts. Aesop's Fables and The Chess Game will enchant both the parents and children. Concerts are held at the MET in the Grace Rainey Auditorium.
The Chess Game, by Gerald Fried is a brilliant musical piece with narration of three scenes from Lewis Carroll's Through the Looking Glass, and What Alice Found There (the sequel to Alice in Wonderland) which was commissioned by the New York Chamber Soloists. Based on a game of chess, played on a giant chessboard. Most of the main characters in the story are represented by a chess piece, with Alice herself being a pawn.
Saturday, October 2nd
The MET Museum
1000 Fifth Ave.
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