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Dates:Wed from 8/5/20 - 8/26/20
Hours:9:00am-12:00pm
Ages:Kids
In/Outdoor:Indoor, Outdoor
Cost:$ see below
Category:Arts & Culture
We are inviting all 7-12 year-olds to our Revels' 2020 Summer Enrichment Program each Wednesday in August.

This program is designed specifically to guarantee the safest way for our students to spend some much needed time with their Revels peers, engage in some theater fun, and learn from some of the area’s most talented tradition bearers through participatory performances.

Because we are strongly adhering to the guidelines set by the CDC and the State of Massachusetts, space is limited to 20 students per session, so sign up today!

You do not want to miss out on what we have in store!

Schedule:
9:00am: Theater Arts Enrichment Activities
10:00am: Guest Artist Presentation
11:00am: Free Choice Activities

Guest Performance Lineup

Wednesday, August 5 – Veronica Robles (Mariachi Dance & Music)
Wednesday, August 12 – Sidi Mohamed “Joh” Camara (West African Drumming)
Wednesday, August 19 – Motoko Dworkin (Origami & Japanese Stories)
Wednesday, August 26 – David Coffin (Whaling Songs & Stories)

Enrichment Program Safety Policy and Protocols

We are incredibly excited to have you all back, and while we are diligently planning for a fun-filled learning experience, we are simultaneously planning a safe experience during our time together.

Daily, we are working and researching the latest to keep your family and ours safe during this time.

Please review the policy and protocols.

If you have any questions or concerns, please email us at [email protected]

Learn more and register today!

August 5

Guest Artist Veronica Robles Presents: Mariachi Music and Dance

Description: Clad in authentic Mexican outfits, and instruments.

This enrichment program features Veronica Robles singing, playing her Vihuela (5 string Mariachi instrument), and dancing the Mexican hat dance in her colorful dress.

There’s a bit of storytelling and the opportunity for students to sing along and dance while wearing fun Mariachi costumes!

After the show students will be able to describe the Mexican Flag, as well as identify the different rhythms and styles that comprises Mexican music and the styles of Aztec clothing, folkloric dresses and Mariachi suits.

August 12

Guest Artist 'Joh' Sidi Mohamed Camara Presents: African Drumming

Description: Through the teaching of West African drumming, Joh will share the rich history and culture of the West African region.

Students will learn about self expression, how to effectively communicate, and teamwork.

Joh’s program will ensure development of the brain through coordination and physical exercise to put you in balance.This program is full of fun and excitement.

August 19

Guest Artist Motoko Dworkin Presents: Origami and Japanese Storytelling

Description: Parents’ Choice Award winner Motoko shares folktales and origami from her native Japan.

Her age-appropriate, step-by-step origami activity will include a samurai helmet you can wear!

An acclaimed storyteller and teaching artist, Motoko has performed in schools and libraries across the U.S. and abroad.

She is the author of A Year in Japan: Folktales, Songs and Art for the Classroom.

August 26

Guest Teaching Artist David Coffin Presents: Whaling Program

Description: Let’s go on an imaginary whaling voyage from the most famous whaling port in the world.

Are you ready for an equal parts entertainment and educational experience?

Let’s sing some 19th century sea chanteys and whaling songs and learn what they’re about.

Come be a masked chantey singer.

COST↑ top

$45 per student per session with a 10% sibling discount

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www.revels.org/education/summer-enrichment-series/

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80 Mt. Auburn St, Watertown, MA, 02472 map
Phone: (617) 972-8300

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