Jazzy Ash & the Leaping Lizards
Friday, September 15th, 2017 at 9:30am
Praised by Sirius XM Radio / Kids Place Live as their “favorite new musical discovery”, make way for Jazzy Ash & The Leaping Lizards! This live five-piece New Orleans jazz band is not only educational for kids, but is very adult-friendly as well! In this interactive program, Jazzy Ash and the Leaping Lizards use their original tunes and some of the greatest songs from Black folk music, blues, Ragtime, jazz, zydeco, and swing to help students develop music literacy and to share the encouraging, multicultural story of Jazz in America.
Dragons Love Tacos
Monday, October 9th, 2017 at 9:30am
Dragons love all sorts of tacos—except spicy ones! When a boy throws his new dragon friends a spicy salsa taco party, red-hot trouble ensues. Based off the children’s book by Adam Rubin, this musical revue includes several other beloved contemporary children’s stories including “Interrupting Chicken” by David Ezra Stein, “The Dot” by Peter H. Reynolds, “Mercy Watson Goes for a Ride” by Kate DiCamillo, and “Cowgirl Kate and Cocoa School Days” by Erica Silverman.
Nugget and Fang
Thursday, February 8th, 2018 at 9:30am
ArtsPower’s colorful new musical tells the story of Nugget, a minnow, and Fang, a shark, who get along swimmingly — until Nugget’s first day of minnow school. There, Nugget learns that minnows are supposed to be afraid of sharks! To regain Nugget’s trust, Fang takes desperate and hilarious measures. Nothing goes as planned. Fang is moping in deep waters when he notices that Nugget and his minnow schoolmates are caught up in some big trouble (and one very big net). Holy mackerel! Can Fang save the day and prove he’s a true friend?
Thursday, May 3rd, 2018 at 9:30am
Clementine is having a “not so good of a day” – but this spunky eight-year-old doesn’t let a trip to the principal’s office get her down! Whether she’s cutting the glue out of her best friend Margaret’s hair, concocting a scheme to prevent her teacher Mr. D’Matz from moving to Egypt, or riding the service elevator with Mitchell, who is N-O-T not her boyfriend, Clementine’s antics are sure to make you laugh. Come join America’s favorite curly-haired carrot-top as she navigates the hilarious waters of friendship, family, school, and mischief on an epic third-grade adventure you’ll never forget.