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Carnival of the Animals Returns for the Holiday Season

Miller Theatre
at Columbia University 

announces its fifth year of the special holiday tradition for the whole family: 

Carnival of the Animals

featuring the music of Camille Saint­-Saëns and the poetry of Ogden Nash 

Lake Simons, director and designer
Laura Barger, music director
niHi douglas, narrator 

Saturday, December 21, 2019
1:00 P.M. and 4:00 P.M.

Miller Theatre (2960 Broadway at 116th Street)

Adult Tickets: starting at $15 • Children and Students: starting at $7

This beloved annual tradition at Miller Theatre immerses the audience in the magical world of the animal kingdom, as the celebrated music of Carnival of the Animals is brought to life with charming and unconventional puppetry. Imaginations will be ignited as everyday objects take on new lives as lions, elephants, and birds in this classical holiday treat—sure to delight audiences of all ages.

Recommended for ages 6 and up. Children under 12 must be accompanied by an adult. Each person, regardless of age, must have a ticket to be admitted.

Carnival of the Animals is a Miller Theatre at Columbia University production. Commissioned by Miller Theatre at Columbia University. 

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Columbia University’s Miller Theatre is located north of the Main Campus Gate
at 116th St. & Broadway on the ground floor of Dodge Hall.

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