2018-2019 Artsbridge Artists-on-Tour Schedule

2018 – 2019 Artsbridge Artists on Tour Performances

This series brings three national tour groups/performers each academic year to perform for over 16,000 students in grades K – 6 in the counties we serve. Study Guides are provided for each tour.

The following touring programs are scheduled for the 2018 – 2019 season. Contact Kathy Reeder at 304-428-3988 or kreeder@suddenlinkmail.com for additional information.

Greg Kennedy-Innovative Juggler

  • “Kinetics”
  • http://www.innovativejuggler.com
    Suggested for grades 5 – 6
    Tour week – October 1-4, 2018

    • Monday, October 1
      • 9:00am – Belpre Elementary in Belpre, Ohio
      • 1:00pm – Warren Middle School in Vincent, Ohio
    • Tuesday, October 2
      •  9:30am – Wood County, West Virginia Schools at the Blennerhassett Auditorium in Parkersburg, WV
      • 12:30pm – Wood County, West Virginia Schools at the Blennerhassett Auditorium in Parkersburg, WV
    • Wednesday, October 3
      •  9:00am – Doddridge Count Schools in West Union, West Virginia
      •  1:00pm – Ritchie County Schools in Ellenboro, West Virginia
    • Thursday, October 4
      •  9:00am – Pleasants County Schools in Belmont, West Virginia
      •  1:15pm – Jackson County Schools in Ripley, West Virginia

Luke Frazier-The American Pops Orchestra

  • “A Very Silly Vaudeville”
  • http://www.theamericanpops.org
    Suggested for grades 3 – 4
    Tour week – November 5-8, 2018

    • Monday, November 5
      •  9:00am –  Pleasants County Schools in Belmont, West Virginia
      •   1:15pm –  Jackson County Schools in Ripley, West Virginia
    • Tuesday, November 6
      •  9:00am –  Belpre Elementary in Belpre, Ohio
      • 12:30pm – Little Hocking School, Little Hocking, Ohio
    • Wednesday, November 7
      •  9:00am – Doddridge County Schools in West Union, West Virginia
      • 1:00pm –  Ritchie County Schools in Ellenboro, West Virginia
    • Thursday, November 8
      •  9:30am – Wood County Schools at Blennerhassett Elementary auditorium in Parkersburg, WV
      •  12:30pm – Wood County Schools at Blennerhassett Elementary auditorium in Parkersburg, WV

 

Montclaire String Quartet

“The Magical Musical Marionettes”

  • http://www.montclairequartet.blogstop.com
  • Suggested for grades K – 2
  • Tour week – April 8-11, 2019
    • Monday, April 8
      • 9:00am –  Belpre Elementary School in Belpre, Ohio
      • 12:30pm – Warren Elementary in Marietta, Ohio
    •  Tuesday, April 9
      •  9:30am – Wood County Schools at Blennerhassett Elementary auditorium in Parkersburg, WV
      • 12:30pm – Wood County Schools at Blennerhassett Elementary auditorium in Parkersburg, WV
    •  Wednesday, April 10
      •  9:00am – Doddridge County Schools in West Union, West Virginia
      •  1:00pm – Ritchie County Schools in Ellenboro, West Virginia
    •  Thursday, April 11
      •  9:00am – Pleasants County Schools in Belmont, West Virgini

The Arts Education Program is funded in part by: The West Virginia Commission on the Arts, Ohio Arts Council and National Endowment for the Arts, The Ross Foundation, The Bernard McDonough Foundation, Highmark, Peoples Bank, The Fenton Foundation, and by contributors to the Artsbridge Fund.