Family Music Series-And The Merry Widow Waltzed

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October 19, 2013


Sands Point Preserve

Sands Point

All Ages

$20; $10 children younger than 13

Event description: And The Merry Widow Waltzed � written by Ernst Muller � takes the audience on a musical journey through the history of American Musical Theater, beginning with Franz Leh�r�s operetta The Merry Widow (1905), through Stephen Sondheim�s A Little Night Music (1973). It includes selections from Naughty Marietta, Show Boat, Of Thee I Sing, Kismet, The Most Happy Fella, West Side Story, and more for a completely enjoyable evening in celebration of America's musical heritage.

Address: 127 Middle Neck Road
Sands Point, NY 11050
Phone: 516-571-7901

About Sands Point Preserve

In the early 20th century, Sands Point Preserve was the home of the Guggenheim family. The buildings on the estate are monuments to the opulent lifestyle for which Long Island’s North Shore is known.

The 216-acre Sands Point Preserve is an interesting mixture of natural and landscaped areas. Diverse natural habitats for a variety of plants and animals are supported on the the Preserve including mature forest, woodlands, fields, meadows, a freshwater pond, glacial cliffs and shoreline on the Long Island Sound.

Visitors are welcome to stroll, hike, jog and/or run on the six marked trails through the woods, around the pond, and along the beach. Trail maps and schedule of guided nature walks are available at the Gatehouse.


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