Kilgore College to present ‘Pinocchio’ opera for children

Published on Tuesday, 26 September 2017 10:44 - Written by

Kilgore College Communications

The Kilgore College Music Department will present the children’s opera “Pinocchio” Oct. 24-27 in Dodson Auditorium on campus.

 The production, by Denise Page Caraher with music from operas by Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart, combines the traditional fairy tale with original music and new, fun lyrics.

 All shows are free and open to the public. Daytime performances are geared to area school children.

Performances are set for:

Tuesday, Oct. 24: 7:30 p.m.

Wednesday, Oct. 25: 9 a.m. and 1 p.m.

Thursday, Oct. 26: 9 a.m. and 1 p.m.

Friday, Oct. 27: 1 p.m.

 Groups of 10 or more need reserve seats. Reservations are not required for the Oct. 24 performance.

 For more information or to reserve seats, email Melanie Sullivan at or call 903-988-7527.