by Susan Hood
THEMES: class status, family dynamics, recycling and sustainable lifestyle, music, community
This show is performed in English and Spanish!
An extraordinary true tale of the Recycled Orchestra of Paraguay, an orchestra made up of children playing instruments built from recycled trash. Ada Ríos dreams of playing the violin, but only until a music teacher named Favio Chávez arrives does she fulfill her dreams.
To book this show for your school or community center, call 206.428.6266 or email firstname.lastname@example.org.
Adapt It! Stage It! Students analyze a selection of text, adapt it in the Book-It Style, and stage it for an informal performance. (Grades 3-8, one hour, 35 students max)
Post-Show Workshops: First workshop is $150; additional workshops $100 each
additional travel fees apply
Photo of Danni, by Chris Bennion.