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Special Story Time & Sing Along with the Charleston Gaillard Center

January 31, 2023 @ 3:30 pm - 4:30 pm


The Charleston Gaillard Center’s Education and Community Program is thrilled to present a special storytime on Tuesday, January 31st at 3:30pm in the Main Reading Room of CLS for a reading of Acoustic Rooster.

There will be a led sing along, arts & crafts, and more. At the end of the reading, children may enter their name for a chance to win two tickets to the performance of Acoustic Rooster’s Barnyard Boogie: Starring Indigo Blume at the Gaillard Center on Sunday, February 12th.

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About the Show:
Charleston Gaillard Center Presents
The Kennedy Center Theater for Young Audiences on Tour
Acoustic Rooster’s Barnyard Boogie: Starring Indigo Blume
Sunday, February 12, 2023
Pre-Show Barnyard Yoga: 12:00pm
Curtain Speech by Author Kwame Alexander: 1:00pm
Performance: 1:00pm

Find your voice in this feathery adventure.
Adapted from the books by Kwame Alexander
By Kwame Alexander and Mary Rand Hess
Music by Randy Preston
Directed by Lili-Anne Brown
Music Supervision, Arrangements & Orchestrations by Mark G. Meadows New York Times best-selling author Kwame Alexander brings two of his beloved children’s books—Acoustic Rooster and Indigo Blume—to the stage in a world premiere Kennedy Center commission. Alexander teams up with his writing partner Mary Rand Hess and long-time musical collaborator Randy Preston to tell a story about being scared, being brave, and believing in yourself. With special guests like Duck Ellington and Ms. Dairy Parton—this musical adaptation will have children (and families) dancing in their seats.


January 31, 2023
3:30 pm - 4:30 pm


Charleston Library Society
164 King Street
Charleston, SC 29401 United States
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