This gifted artist has a compelling musical presence, and a vision to bring classical music to youths. A winner of the 2012 Young Concert Artists International Auditions, Ji was also awarded seven YCA prizes.
Gregory Popovich and his cast of jugglers, clowns, house cats, dogs, geese, white doves and parrots present an extravaganza of clowning, juggling and balancing acts – and, of course, very talented performing pets!
Based on the best-selling children’s books by Annie Barrows, this story of an unexpected friendship between two very different second graders teaches lessons about the challenges and joys of family, friendship, and love.
Winner of First Prize and YCA’s Helen Armstrong Violin Fellowship in the 2010 Young Concert Artists International Auditions, Benjamin Beilman previously appeared at Hammons Hall in April, 2014 as a member of the chamber trio MiXt.