The FunikiJam Show: musical adventures for every season!
Set a course for globe-spanning musical adventures with Captain Jam and the Agents of Jam.
Touring since 2000 and off-Broadway since 2015, these original family musicals engage audiences in cultural exploration and celebration with infectious music, high-energy dancing, unique characters, and charming stories for the very young and young at heart.
Inspired by the award-winning FunikiJam World Music classes, original kids music, and popular videos created by Brian Barrentine, The FunikiJam Show encourages audiences to use imagination and musical tools to complete "Special Missions" that explore world culture and open doors to conversations about diversity and our changing world.
“A tuneful trip around the world” (The NY Times).
“Fun for families, not just kids” (Mommy Nearest)
"Best Kids Events" (Time Out Magazine)
"Part rock concert, part stage show, and part puppet theatre"( Atlanta Journal Constitution), The FunikiJam Show changes with the seasons, so you can come back again and again.
Up to 10 amazing shows are presented in repertory throughout the year: CITY OF HOPE: Mardi Gras to Motown; SHENANIGANS: Irish Celebration; MUSIC GARDEN: Spring Celebration; TOTALLY AWESOME SUMMER: Vacation Around the World; BABY LIKES TO ROCK: World Music Fair; ROCK OR TREAT: Halloween Fair, RHYTHM BOOM BOOM, HOLIDAY BEAT; AROUND THE WORLD with Captain Jam; and OZ in the AMAZON: from Brooklyn to Brazil.
FUNIKIJAM SHOW SCHEDULE:
MUSIC GARDEN Spring Celebration
April 1- May 31
TOTALLY AWESOME SUMMER Vacation around the world
June 1 - Aug 31
BABY LIKES TO ROCK World Music Fair
Sept 1 - 30
ROCK OR TREAT Halloween Fair
November 1 - December 31
Andrea Galata, Beatriz Cavalieri, Brian Barrentine, Celia Diagana, Dan Domingues, Darius Maxey, Emperor Kaioyus, Genevieve Godlesky, Hannah Chism, Hector Luis Fabian Meija, Juan Espinal, Kaila Wooten, Kadyn Kuioka, Kylie Kuioka, Kyle Jack, Molly Coyne, Robert Quilles, Shawday Graves, Shiho Matsuoka, Sage Newman, Sara Cuozzo-Gonzalez, Sarah Rose, Talita Real
Words & Music, Direction & Choreography: Brian Barrentine
Collaborative Director: Rosemary Newcott
Music Director: Joe Mazza
Production Design: Maarten Cornelis
Video Production: David Moriya. Tin Mirror, and Gatehouse Entertainment