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Program Information

Program name: Join In!
Program category: History
Multicultural- Other
Performing Arts- Storytelling
Program length: 45 minutes
Audience level: All ages
Audience size: Up to 350
Program description: Join In and travel around the world with these captivating multi-cultural legends. Each tale offers a participatory look at our common love of story. Celebrate engaging narratives, animal characters, songs in different languages and home-spun wisdom as one of New England’s favorite storytellers takes us from the heart of the Amazon rainforest to the villages of Africa on the wings of story, rhythm and song. “My family was at your amazing performance of “Join In” yesterday. It’s amazing how you bring together many aspects of art and present them for kids so they use their imagination to “see” all the characters you’re talking, dancing and singing about. Personally, I was very happy with your folktales about the rainforests. I’m from Brazil where we have a rich heritage from Africa and we live in the US where my son was born. We loved to hear “O Pião entrou na roda, ó pião! Roda pião, bambeia pião!”. I used to sing this song myself when I was kid. It was delightful. :~)” ~Marcia, Linden School, Malden, MA
Space/special requirements: No special requirements, but prefer not to be in a performance space with an extreme amount of echo - for instance, a large gymnasium.
Travel restrictions:
Program fee: $351- $500
Is this fee negotiable? No
Mileage included? Yes
Notes about the fee: Block booking rates available. Some travel fees apply.
Other notes:
Regions this program
can be performed in:
Rochester
Central
South Central
Capital District
North Country
Metro
Southeastern
Long Island
Program last updated: 09/11/2014
   
Performer Information (see all of this performer's programs)
Performer name: Diane Edgecomb
Phone: 617-522-4335
Mailing address: PO Box 300016
Boston, MA 02130
E-mail address: dedge@livingmyth.com
Website: http://www.livingmyth.com
   
Previous appearances at: Cornwall Public Library, Cornwall, NY , Lafayette Intermediate School, Waterloo, NY, Marlboro Free Library, Marlboro, NY, Utica Public Library, Utica, NY, Cortland Free Library, Cortland, NY
Contact information for New York State Public Libraries
Performer information last updated: 08/26/2019

 

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