M E D I A A D V I S O R Y
Princess and Pirates: The Music of Disney
Union Bank & Trust LolliPops Concert
Saturday, January 28 at 11am
Carpenter Theatre, Dominion Arts Center
January 13, 2017 – Richmond, Virginia Dress up as your favorite character and join the Richmond Symphony on Saturday, January 28 at 11am for Princesses and Pirates: The Music of Disney. Enjoy the music you and your children love from your favorite Disney classics including Frozen, The Lion King, Aladdin, Pirates of the Caribbean and many more. The Union Bank & Trust LolliPops concert will be held at the Carpenter Theatre, Dominion Arts Center, and led by Associate Conductor Chia-Hsuan Lin. Arrive early for a pre-concert festival beginning at 10am in Rhythm Hall. Festival activities include the popular instrument petting zoo and a special guest appearance by a princess and a pirate.
Union Bank & Trust LolliPops concerts are now Sensory-Friendly and designed to create a performance experience where all audiences are welcome, including those with autism or other sensory sensitivities. Concerts are ideal for children ages 5 and up, but music lovers of all ages are welcome. Visit richmondsymphony.com for additional information.
The LolliPops Series is sponsored by Union Bank & Trust. The concert sponsor is Children’s Hospital of Richmond at VCU. The media sponsor is Richmond Times-Dispatch. Special thanks to Yogibo for outfitting the Quiet Room at our Sensory-Friendly performances.
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About the Richmond Symphony
Founded in 1957, the Richmond Symphony is the largest performing arts organization in Central Virginia. The organization includes an orchestra of more than 70 professional musicians, the 150-voice Richmond Symphony Chorus and more than 260 students in the Richmond Symphony Youth Orchestra programs. Each season, more than 200,000 members of the community enjoy concerts, and radio broadcasts. The Symphony also provides educational outreach programs to over 50,000 students and teachers each year. The Richmond Symphony is partially funded by the Virginia Commission for the Arts and the National Endowment for the Arts.