Welcome, School Groups!
Even though we can’t experience the magic of attending a live performance together, the Midland Center for the Arts will be bringing a live matinee performance right to you and your students -virtually!
We’re partnering with Shakespeare in Jazz to bring music and learning to your classrooms this fall for all grade levels.
- October 20 / 10 AM & 1 PM
- October 21 / 10 AM
- $25 / per classroom
Student Matinee Performances
Shakespeare in Jazz
October 20 / 10 AM & 1 PM
October 21 / 10 AM
All Grade Levels
Shakespeare in Jazz: All the World’s a Song is an engaging, participatory celebration of Shakespeare's work, offering an exciting new way to experience the his genius. Great for those discovering his plays for the first time and for Shakespeare aficionados alike!
Throughout the concert, audience members will join Daniel's jazz group, featuring an amazing jazz vocalist, as they sing along to catchy, original songs based on Midsummer Night’s Dream, Twelfth Night, Macbeth, Hamlet and many more!
Shakespeare in Jazz features the tremendous talents of jazz vocalist Frederick Johnson. Johnson has performed on stage with such musical greats as Chick Corea & Christian McBride and has performed as an opening act for Miles Davis, Dizzy Gillespie, Aretha Franklin, George Benson, B.B. King and many others.
Check out Shakespeare in Jazz videos and three different study guides to learn more.