Pensacola Opera presents the Gulf Coast premiere of The Wright Brothers – Those Daring Young Men and Their Flying Machine!, a family-friendly performance providing education, inspiration and entertainment. The Friday, November 9th performance is at 6:30 PM and the Saturday, November 10th performance is at 1:00 PM. The Saturday performance follows a free one-hour workshop at 11:00 AM that will teach about the history of flight. The workshop is open to all ages.
Truly a STEM (Science, Technology, Engineering, and Math) experience, the performance encourages perseverance and never giving up on your dreams, the value of out-of-the-box, inventive thinking, teamwork, family strength, and loyalty. Prior to the Saturday matinee performance, the cast will present a workshop on the history of flight.
The musical follows the story of Wilbur and Orville Wright, America’s pioneers of aviation. With courage, ingenuity, and determination, they make their dream of flying come true.