Performers and Programs

Program Information

Program name: “POLLY PUT THE KETTLE ON” INTERACTIVE RHYMES, SONGS, GAMES
Program category: Health & Fitness- Other
Literature- Other
Music
Program length: 45 - 60 minutes
Audience level: Preschool
Audience size: 10-75
Program description: This is a delightful collection of the most treasured nursery rhymes, imitation songs, finger plays, action songs and musical games for the younger visitors to the library and their families. Cathy rekindles the joy of traditional musical activities that enhance learning: singing, dancing, reciting, moving in circles, playing active games, smiling, and cooperating with each other. The dancing limberjack toys are always featured for simple and captivating fun. An experienced folk music performer and family literacy teacher, with a specialty in traditional American singing games, Cathy uses guitar, banjo, limberjacks, flute, and penny whistle in her programs which are tailored for specific age groups. “This program is perfect for preschoolers!” said Robin Benoit of Fairport Public Library. (An additional version has been created as a family concert for audiences of all ages).
Space/special requirements: A large space is needed to play traditional dancing games. This program began with preschoolers in mind, an additional version has been created as a family concert for audiences of all ages.
Travel restrictions:
Program fee: $201- $350
Is this fee negotiable? Yes
Mileage included? Yes
Notes about the fee:
Other notes: No additional mileage fee for nearby areas. Discounts for multiple bookings can be arranged.
Regions this program
can be performed in:
Western
Rochester
Central
South Central
North Country
Program last updated: 10/18/2017
   
Performer Information (see all of this performer's programs)
Stage name: Teakettle Music
Performer name: Cathy McGrath
Phone: 315-462-6189
Mailing address:
Clifton Springs, NY 14432
E-mail address: teakettlemusic@gmail.com
   
Previous appearances at: Wadsworth Library in Geneseo, Penfield Public Library , Henrietta Public Library , Irondequoit Public Library, Mexico Public LIbrary
Contact information for New York State Public Libraries
Performer information last updated: 10/18/2017

 

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