This high energy, participatory program explores the often forgotten element of creative writing: spontaneity! Freestyle Repertory Theatre encourages Audience volunteers get involved in the whimsy and fun of creating characters and settings off the tops of their heads. They see how plot unfolds through changes and what happens next. Three dynamic artists teach about physical […]Find out more
Diaspora West African Drum and Dance Traditions Workshop
Good dancing and drumming restores the community to wholeness. African Proverb Dunya Performing Arts Company members lay the groundwork for cultural sensitivity through intense study of the elements of various Diaspora West African drum, dance, song, storytelling, and masquerade traditions from Mali, Guinea, Senegal, The Ivory Coast, and Ghana. Our residency offers an artistic platform […]Find out more
Weather, Climate, Let's Define It!
This song and dance exploration of weather patterns, how they are created, and how they create climate teaches students about the global balance that supports the amazing diversity of plant and animal life on our beautiful planet. For older students, Billy introduces the science of human impact on the atmosphere and climate. Using a brightly […]Find out more
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Boom Buckets Around the World!
Students discover the art of drumming! Participants have a blast playing everyday objects like buckets and garbage cans while they develop essential aural musical skills and learn how to read basic musical notation. Along their journey students experience music from different world cultures, participate in ensemble playing, and have the opportunity to perform in an […]Find out more