Flood’s a comin’

first_img Sponsored Content “For some, this will be their first time to see an opera,” Hix said. “For others, it will be their first time to be in an opera.”“Noah’s Flood” is 50 minutes in length, a time, which is perfect for children, Hix said.“Admission is free, so we encourage everyone to come early to find a seat on the boat,” Hix said.“Noah’s Flood” is sponsored through a grant from the Alabama State Council on the Arts, a partner with the National Endowment for the Arts. Latest Stories Troy falls to No. 13 Clemson Remember America’s heroes on Memorial Day By Jaine Treadwell By The Penny Hoarder Noah’s Flood will be performed at 7 p.m. Friday and Saturday, Feb. 12 and 13, at First Baptist Church of Troy by the students in the Troy University John Long School of Music, children from the Troy Elementary School choir and members of First Baptist Church.Dr. Catherine Allard will be the Voice of God.“‘Noah’s Flood’ is for all ages and Benjamin Britten wrote the play to include children,” Hix said. “In this production, we have between 70 and 80 kids and a large number of people from First Baptist, including the Hand Bell Choir.” Email the author Published 10:12 pm Tuesday, February 9, 2010 Skip Book Nook to reopen The story of Noah and the Flood is one of the most well known of all Bible stories. It’s the story of how God sends a great flood to destroy the earth because of man’s wickedness. God tells Noah, the righteous man of his generation, to build an ark and save his family and two of all the animals on earth.Noah obeyed God.Benjamin Britten’s new-old miracle play, “Noah’s Flood” tells the story of Noah’s faithfulness coupled with a comical element. Britten’s opera is one that people of all ages will enjoy and appreciate, said Michael Hix, producer. Plans underway for historic Pike County celebration Flood’s a comin’ The opera will feature a professional orchestra and a secondary student orchestra.“Benjamin Britten’s ‘Noah’s Flood’ tells the story in a humorous way,” Hix said. “Noah’s wife is stubborn and won’t leave her home. Her friends, the gossips, want to get on the ark so they tie her up and forcefully take her onto the boat.“A unique feature of the ‘Noah’s Flood’ is that the audience is featured in the role of the opera chorus. That’s why it’s performed in the church rather than a theater.”The audience — the congregation — sings a hymn at the beginning of the play, in the middle and when the rainbow appears. You Might Like Brundidge Street project moving along The Troy City Council took a step Tuesday that brings the construction of a Brundidge Street renovation one step closer… read more The Penny Hoarder Issues “Urgent” Alert: 6 Companies… Pike County Sheriff’s Office offering community child ID kits Print Article Around the WebMd: Do This Immediately if You Have Acid Reflux (Watch Now)Healthy LifestyleIf You Have Ringing Ears Do This Immediately (Ends Tinnitus)Healthier LivingHave an Enlarged Prostate? Urologist Reveals: Do This Immediately (Watch)Healthier LivingWomen Only: Stretch This Muscle to Stop Bladder Leakage (Watch)Healthier LivingRemoving Moles & Skin Tags Has Never Been This EasyEssential HealthTop 4 Methods to Get Fortnite SkinsTCGThe content you see here is paid for by the advertiser or content provider whose link you click on, and is recommended to you by Revcontent. As the leading platform for native advertising and content recommendation, Revcontent uses interest based targeting to select content that we think will be of particular interest to you. We encourage you to view your opt out options in Revcontent’s Privacy PolicyWant your content to appear on sites like this?Increase Your Engagement Now!Want to report this publisher’s content as misinformation?Submit a ReportGot it, thanks!Remove Content Link?Please choose a reason below:Fake NewsMisleadingNot InterestedOffensiveRepetitiveSubmitCancellast_img read more

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