A SELECTION OF SHOWS TO FIT YOUR NEEDS
1. Steel Drum Party!
Culture, Music, Creativity, Technology
Dance, clap, and stomp along to live steel drum music in this highly-interactive rhythmical journey! The show uses uses music, dance, and movement to inspire resourcefulness, creativity, confidence, and an interest in exploring other languages and cultures. This was the first show that Ian created. He has performed it
hundreds of times all over the United States for young audiences large and small. Please click above for more information about Ian Dobson's Steel Drum Party show.
2. Recycalypso Orchestra
Dance, Music, Culture, Creativity
Target Audience 6-12 years or high school/college
The steel drum is a beautiful, highly-sophisticated instrument that can play
any kind of music... but it was created out of metal junk by people in the
Caribbean! This workshop takes the amazing example of the steel drum and
uses it to inspire participants to use their own resourcefulness and creativity
to invent original musical instruments out of recycled materials.
3. Beat Science!
The science and physics of sound and rhythm.
ABOUT IAN'S SHOWS
-Custom promotional materials available to promote the shows in advance
-Shows available as a self-contained unit so you don’t have to provide any equipment
-Study guide and on-line curriculum available for classroom use before and after shows.
-Supplimentary activities , workshops, and residencies available
-WITH YEARS OF EXPERIENCE PERFORMING AT FUNDRAISERS, IAN CAN PROVIDE MEMORABLE ENTERTAINMENT FOR SCHOOL AUCTIONS TOO!
An example of a school show part #1
An example of a school show part #2
School/library show promotional video