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Curtains Up! Theatrical Design at the Morgan

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September 21, 2019


The Morgan Library & Museum

New York

Young elementary, Tween

$20 for family ticket (one child, two adults, museum admission & materials)

Curtains Up! Theatrical Design at the Morgan at The Morgan Library & Museum

Event description:

Through the works of Maurice Sendak and Giuseppe Verdi, find out what it takes to put on a show - from sets and costumes to music, and more! After viewing the exhibition Drawing the Curtain: Maurice Sendak's Designs for Opera and Ballet with composer and educator Ben Moore, construct a theater model while experiencing the music of composers including Mozart and Verdi.

Address: 225 Madison Avenue
New York, NY 10016
Phone: (212) 685-0008 ext. 560

About The Morgan Library & Museum

Standard hours: Tuesday-Thursday, 10:30am-5pm; Friday, 10:30am-9pm; Saturday, 10am-6pm; Sunday, 11am-6pm
Wheelchair accessible: Yes
Buy food: Yes

A complex of buildings in the heart of New York City, The Morgan Library & Museum began as the private library of financier Pierpont Morgan (1837–1913), one of the preeminent collectors and cultural benefactors in the United States. As early as 1890 Morgan had begun to assemble a collection of illuminated, literary, and historical manuscripts, early printed books, and old master drawings and prints.

Parking: Street Parking
Nearest public transportation stop: 33 Street Station; 6, Grand Central; 7, 4, 5, 6

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