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"An African Tale" Children's Opera

"An African Tale" Childrens Opera
Libretto and melodies by Oakwood Elementary 2nd graders

  • Production length: approx. 30 minutes
  • 23 songs
  • Recitative accompanado and standard arias/choruses
  • Written for students in grades K-6

A group of villagers in Africa ask Anancy the Spider to travel to the sun god and bring back stories. Nyame, the sun god, sends Anancy on a quest for 6 different animals in exchange for his precious stories. Based on an African folk legend.

Sample Songs: