Keeping The Beat
Roving Minstrel available for hire, based in Victoria
Rhythm & Recycling! To Entertain, Educate & Participate!
Keeping the Beat using "found objects" as instruments take the audience on a journey of rhythm & excitement. From a basic single beat through to more complicated time signatures used by various cultural groups around the world.
An Entertaining-Educational performance that culminates in an all clapping, stomping, yelling Rio Carnival style 'samba'.
Keeping the Beat emphasizes creativity, fun, co-operation, trust, learning. The program is designed so everyone has a go, with participants gaining confidence, self-esteem, and dexterity & a taste for rhythm - All instruments provided!
Keeping the Beat was first performed at Science Works Melbourne as part of it's Holiday Program,to a tremendous response from the children & their parents.
Keeping the Beat is very suitable for Festivals, Schools, Libraries & Holiday programs.
Keeping the Beat requires minimal staging & is very easily adapted to a broad range of performance spaces.
To feel the rhythm call now!