by Madison Matous
Aggieland cannot get enough of Disney. After the sellout of “Beauty and the Beast,” OPAS is expecting quite the turnout for the upcoming show “Disney in Concert: Magical Music from the Movies.”
Audiences can look forward to a 38-piece orchestra, four wonderful vocalists, and a conductor who will bring all of your family’s favorite Disney classics to life on November 16 and 17 at 7:30pm in the Rudder Auditorium at Texas A&M. In addition to the enchanting music, high-definition projected clips and storyboard art from Disney’s iconic films will add even more magic to the concert experience for Brazos Valley families and Texas A&M students.
Audiences of all ages will enjoy songs and scenes from Disney classics like The Little Mermaid, Pocahontas, Beauty and the Beast, Aladdin, Mary Poppins, The Jungle Book, The Lion King, Frozen and more!
Led by conductor Dirk Hillyer, the orchestra will be comprised of leading musicians from across the state of Texas, including the Brazos Valley’s own Javier Chaparro (violin), Nicole Cherry(violin), Marianne Henry (violinist), Nami Kimura (flute), Nathan Koch (bassoon), Jill Stewart(clarinet) and Penny Zent (flute). The four vocalists are Andrew Johnson, Whitney Claire Kaufman, Lisa Livesay and Aaron Phillips.
Tickets range in price from $31-$95 with special prices for students. All tickets are on sale now at MSC Box Office (979-845-1234) and online at MSCOPAS.org. Groups of 10 or more should contact the OPAS office (979-845-1661) for special offer pricing.
The concert comes just in time for families to come together and welcome the fast-approaching holiday season. So, get your tickets now before they’re gone!