Wolf Trap’s Children’s Performances

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Get ready for a summer of music and dance at Wolf Trap National Park! Children’s Performances have been a summer tradition for generations of families!

Hosted at the Filene Center (new for 2021), these curated performances are always interactive, bringing both kids and adults to their feet. From music and dance to puppetry and storytelling, get ready for a summer of live, in-person entertainment:

July 20, 2021
Inez Barlatier
Ayiti: Stories and Songs from Haiti

Miami native Inez Barlatier is a multifaceted performer of Ayisyen (Haitian) descent. In Ayiti, Stories, and Songs from Haiti, Barlatier celebrates Haitian art and culture through energetic drumming and singing, magical folktales, traditional dances, and colorful costumes. Joined on stage by her band of talented young Ayisyen artists, Inez explores themes of community and gratitude through song. She leads children on a journey to a land rich with history that has often been overlooked.

Click here to learn more and purchase admission to see Inez Barlatier.

July 21, 2021
Oran Etkin: Timbalooloo
Finding Friends Far From Home

Award-winning clarinetist Oran Etkin and his friend Clara Net (his clarinet) travel the world to make new instrument friends. Evoking a tale of friendship and understanding, the instruments speak to each other through music and open a window for audiences to soulfully and respectfully experience other cultures.

Click here to learn more and purchase admission to see Oran Etkin.

July 24, 2021
Dan + Claudia Zanes with Friends
New Beginnings

Grammy Award-winner Dan Zanes (The Del Fuegos) and Haitian-American jazz vocalist and music therapist Claudia Zanes perform a mix of old and new songs from near and far. The selections are drawn from Dan’s House Party songbook and their upcoming release. During this highly interactive show, the audience is invited to dance and sing along.

Click here to learn more and purchase admission to see Dan + Claudia Zanes with Friends.

July 27, 2021
Joanie Leeds
All the Ladies

Aiming to inspire young girls and people of all ages and gender identities, Grammy Award-winner Joanie Leeds’ music celebrates influential women of yesterday and today, such as Harriet Tubman, Amelia Earhart, Malala Yousafzai, and Ruth Bader Ginsburg, with a passionate and honest serving of female empowerment folk tunes.

Click here to learn more and purchase admission to see Joanie Leeds.

July 28, 2021
Elena Moon Park & Friends

Join Korean-American musician Elena Moon Park and her friends on a journey around the globe through song! Elena Moon Park and Friends perform folk and children’s music from East and Southeast Asia. Reimagined to celebrate musical traditions, languages, styles, and stories, plus original songs, the tunes range from northern Japanese sea shanties to Tibetan jump rope rhymes; joyous Korean harvest sing-alongs; Taiwanese train songs; and much more. Expect to dance and sing along in many different languages and take this “unhurried journey” around the globe!

Click here to learn more and purchase admission to see Elena Moon Park and Friends.

July 31, 2021
Maryland Youth Ballet
Snow White

The classic tale of Snow White is performed by Maryland Youth Ballet’s summer festival students and accompanied by the company’s accomplished pre-professional dancers. Cheer on Snow White as she leaps from the castle and twirls through the forest, finding courage, joy, and friendship along the way.

Click here to learn more and purchase admission to see the Maryland Youth Ballet.

Wolf Trap’s Children’s Performances

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Important Disclaimer: This opportunity is curated from a public source and subject to changes and/or cancelations that might not be reflected above. Always call to confirm before participating.

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