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Symphony Story Time: The Emperor and the Nightingale

Enjoy music from the Orlando Philharmonic Orchestra with Symphony Storytime featuring the tale of the Emperor and the Nightingale. These concerts are especially designed with your family in mind. Enjoy live music for young children, ages three to seven, along with narration and beautiful hand-drawn illustrations that bring favorite children’s classics to life. Musicians from three of our four instrument families come together to tell the classic Hans Christian Andersen tale of a Chinese Emperor and a Nightingale with a voice like no other. A gorgeous re-telling with flute, strings, and percussion, The Emperor and the Nightingale will captivate and delight children of all ages.

Event Date & Time

Saturday, August 5, 2023
11:00 a.m. – 12:00 p.m.


Visitor Center Theater


$10 member adult/$5 member child (12 and under)
$22 non-member adult/$15 non-member child (12 and under)
Registration required

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Please Note:
Ticket price includes general admission to the Gardens. Tickets are available for purchase at boktower.org, in person at the Visitor Center or by phone at 863-734-1222. All programs and classes promptly begin at stated time and visitors are encouraged to arrive at least 10 minutes before class begins for check-in. Check-in begins 30 minutes prior to the class start time. Culinary events are demonstration based and late arrivals may not be accommodated. For classes held after 5 pm, the entrance gate will stay open for an additional 30 minutes after the start time. Once the gate closes, late arrivals will not be admitted. Due to the nature of culinary events held at the Outdoor Kitchen, Bok Tower Garden may attempt, but cannot guarantee, to accommodate food allergies. Dogs are not permitted at any educational program.