French International School of Philadelphia Students to Premiere Original Show Zhong Yu with Visiting Musical Troupe

February 8, 2018

On Friday, February 9 at 8:45 am, students at the French International School of Philadelphia will take the stage with a troupe of visiting musicians from France to perform the original musical show Zhong Yu. Students have spent the last week preparing for the performance with the artists through a series of workshops held at school.

WHAT: The world premiere of the French musical show Zhong Yu, written specifically for French International School students and featuring seven original songs. The show tells the story of Zhong Yu, the son of a wealthy emperor who falls ill with boredom despite having all the toys in the world. With the help of a special friend, Zhong Yu learns that having fun doesn’t require any “thing” at all!

WHO: French International School of Philadelphia students (PK3 to G8), accompanied by four visiting musicians from France.

WHEN: Friday, February 9, 2018, 8:45 am – 9:45 am

WHERE: French International School of Philadelphia, Lower School Campus