Clever spiders, signifying monkeys, and grinnin’ buzzards are just some of the intriguing characters in Folktale Fun. This interactive program is ideal for preschoolers and elementary school-aged children. Performing in her signature high-energy style, TAHIRA captivates young audiences while imparting universal values such as appreciating differences and being kind with your words. Family audiences around the country have remarked how inspiring, exciting, and entertaining TAHIRA’s folktales are.
☀️Experience the art of storytelling.
☀️Understand how folktales are used as a tool to teach values.
☀️Be able to demonstrate how culture is expressed through folktales.
Check out the STUDY GUIDE for Folktale Fun for ways to enhance student learning.
Join Jeannine Osayande & Dunya Performing Arts Company as they explore some of the ways West African Diaspora cultural practices are used to affirm community, communicate values, enhance cultural sensitivity, and inspire meaningful dialogue.
☀️Experience storytelling, dance, drum, and song from the West African Diaspora
☀️Understand how dance is used to communicate in different ways, and how dance and drumming can play an integral role in a community.
☀️Learn the lesson that every act of kindness is worthwhile.
We want to hear from you! How have you been using and sharing our Arts Connection assembly performances weekly video series with your students during social distancing? Share your experiences, photos, and feedback with Denyce Mylson, our Director of Marketing & PR by calling 609-243-9000 or by email!
Young Audiences' mission is to inspire young people and expand their learning through the arts.
Young Audiences believes that all students deserve equal access to the arts and we strive to provide meaningful art experiences to young people regardless of cognitive or physical development, socio-economic status, or geographic location.