20th Annual Family Concert
Ma Goose, 2008
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The New Kid world premiere*
Steve Aveson, narrator
and the Northeast Youth Ballet
Denise Cecere, Artistic Director
The Northeast Youth Ballet and NECN anchor Steve Aveson return to BMV’s Annual Family Concert with a revival of Hoffer’s Ma Goose, a playful reimagining of Mother Goose nursery rhymes. In Samuel Headrick’s children’s ballet The New Kid, a student responds bravely to bullies at her new school. Recommended for ages 4+.
Peter Raffalli, M.D., director of the Bullying & Cyberbullying Prevention & Advocacy Collaborative at Boston Children's Hospital, will be available at the concert to answer questions about bullying.
*The New Kid is commissioned by Boston Musica Viva with the friendly support of:
Enjoy the Ma Goose soundtrack today! The CD is available for purchase on the our website.