NOTE:  RITA HAS RETIRED!

She enjoyed all the years she performed & sang with young children.

Her CD is still available for sale at  www.cdbaby.com/ritakirsch




PARENT-TOT CLASSES



Sing & 'Moove'
with Rita & Candy Cow
Parent-Tot Music Classes
Parachute, Puppets, and Spanish

AT THE COMMUNITY HOUSE IN BIRMINGHAM


AT PARKS & RECREATION IN TROY


"We're having a ball and we're definitely going to come back!"
-  Diane & Allison Kopp





BIRTHDAY PARTIES

"I love you.  You come back to my party next year.
Remember where my house is!"
-  Caitlin Avis, 4 years old


Candy Cow and Rita will be happy to entertain you on your special day.   All the guests play rhythm instruments, sing and dance, and play with puppets, dinosaurs, or bells.   Rita sings songs and plays ukulele and kazoo.  Rita's Puppets --- Floozabelle, Polka Dot Clown, and marionette Scrambled Eggs add to the fun.  This interactive presentation has a flexible format that permits the birthday child to participate in the show or sit with the group.   Everyone has a great time and gets to choose a sticker at the end.




CONCERTS

"Thank you for your great performance.   The children loved your show and the adults raved.   We would be glad to provide a reference.  Your show was very professional.  We look forward to working with you in the future."
-  Carol Champagne, Youth Services Coordinator, Plymouth Library

"The kids think you're a super-dooper, giggle, good time!"
-  Garden City Head Start Parents

"That was the best Book Club program we've ever had!"
-  Gail Barget, Media Specialist, Green Elementary School

"Your musical programs were a great hit at the Winter Carnival.   You had everyone from babies to grandparents singing, clapping, and moving to your happy music."
-  Gail Ford, Youth Coordinator, W. Bloomfield Library


Rita Kirsch, songwriter-ventriloquist, presents a delightful, musical potpourri!   Her unique shows feature puppet Candy CowTM, original songs, musical instruments, creative movement, a hilarious fractured fairytale pantomime, and lots of participation.   All of the shows are presented in an interactive format.




WORKSHOP
for ADULTS WHO WORK WITH YOUNG CHILDREN


"Thank you again for the wonderful workshop you provided for our Juvenile Staff In-Service Day."
    -  Meaghan Battle, Youth Coordinator, Farmington Libraries


Comments from Michigan Providers' Alliance Conference workshop evaluation forms:

"She was very prepared and I learned a lot from her."
"The instructor was very enthusiastic!"
"The workshop inspired me to be creative."
"Shoe box puppet show and puppet ideas - great!"
"Rita was educational, entertaining, and wonderful."

WORKSHOP TITLE:  SONGS & PUPPETS
How to present puppets along with
songs, stories, and creative movement.


Rita Kirsch, creator of the  Sing &  'Moove'  with Rita & Candy Cow  parent-tot music program, presents an interactive workshop that is entertaining and informative.   It's easy to learn how to use hand puppets and marionettes.   Children love seeing puppets combined with songs, stories, and creative movement.   Rita invites you to participate with her as she demonstrates original songs and chants from her Parents' Choice Gold Award Winning CD, "Samba Snap."  Non-singers are welcome!

E-mail Rita for a special flier with more information




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