Young Audiences at MOCA
The Virginia Museum of Contemporary Art & Young Audiences of Virginia present:
Tom Teasley Live: The Adventures of Prince Achmed
Wed, Sep 18
World percussionist and two-time Helen Hayes Award winner for Outstanding Sound Design Tom Teasley performs for one night only at Virginia MOCA. Tom plays his original score live to accompany the 1926 German animated fairytale film, The Adventures of Prince Achmed. Based on stories from the Arabian Nights, a wicked socerer tricks Prince Achmed into riding a magical flying horse, which he used to embark on many adventures. While traveling he falls in love with the beautiful Princess Peri Banu, and must defeat an army of demons to win her heart.
Enjoy this beautiful film while listening to the live percussion sensations of Tom Teasley!
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