Upcoming Performances

2016-2017 Performance Season Public Performances:
(click images to watch snippets from past BYB performances)

The Sorcerer's Apprentice

The Sorcerer’s Apprentice

The Nightingale

The Nightingale

THE SORCERER’S APPRENTICE AND THE NIGHTINGALE

September 23, 2016 at 7:00 PM
September 24, 2016 at 3:00 PM

The Sorcerer’s Apprentice is a poem written in 1797 by Johan Wolfgang van Goethe. French composer Paul Dukas created a symphony based on the poem, which is his most famous work performed and recorded Thanks to the animated film, Fantasia, this masterpiece was made popular to audiences outside the classical world.

The Nightingale, a Hans Christian Andersen fairy tale, tells the story of a Chinese Emperor who prefers the tinkling of a bejeweled mechanical bird to the song of a real nightingale. When the Emperor is near death, the nightingale’s song restores his health.
Narrated in both English and Chinese.

Lexington Opera House
Tickets: $15-$18
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The Nutcracker

THE NUTCRACKER IN ONE ACT

December 16, 2016 at 7:00 PM
December 17, 2016 at 3:00 PM

Our unique take on the beloved fairy tale – in one single, kid-friendly act!
Based on a novel by 19th-century romantic fabulist E.T.A. Hoffman, The Nutcracker weaves a magical tale of holiday adventure around one of the most recognizable scores in the ballet repertoire.
Singletary Center for the Arts Concert Hall
Tickets: $15-$18
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The Little Mermaid

THE LITTLE MERMAID

March 31, 2017 at 7:00 PM
April 1, 2017  at 2:00 PM

Made popular by the animated film,
The Little Mermaid, audiences world-wide know the story of a mermaid longing to be a human.
Experience Hans Christian Andersen’s telling of this classic fairy tale.
Narrated in both English and Spanish.
Lexington Opera House
Tickets: $15-$18
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2016-2017 School Show Series Performances:

THE SORCERER’S APPRENTICE AND THE NIGHTINGALE

Friday, September 23, 2016 at 10:00 AM
Lexington Opera House
Tickets: $5 per person

THE NUTCRACKER IN ONE ACT

Thursday, December 15, 2016 at 10:00 AM
Singletary Center for the Arts Concert Hall
Tickets: $5 per person

THE LITTLE MERMAID

Friday, March 31, 2017 at 10 AM
Lexington Opera House
Tickets: $5 per person