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Children's Performances at the Filene Center

Maryland Youth Ballet
Summer 2021

Tickets to July performances are on sale now and will be sold in socially-distanced grouping “pods” of 2 to 8 tickets.

Children’s performances will be at the Filene Center and each pod must include an adult, over the age of 18.

Wolf Trap's 2021 season will follow local, state, and federal guidelines for social distancing. Learn more.

 

2021 July Schedule

Inez Barlatier
Ayiti: Stories and Songs from Haiti
Inez Barlatier
Ayiti: Stories and Songs from Haiti

Miami native Inez Barlatier is a multifaceted performer of Ayisyen (Haitian) descent. In Ayiti, Stories and Songs from Haiti, Barlatier celebrates Haitian art and culture through energetic drumming and singing, magical folktales, traditional dances, and colorful costumes. Joined onstage by her band of talented young Ayisyen artists, Inez explores themes of community and gratitude through song and leads children on a journey to a land rich with history that has often been overlooked.
  • Tuesday, Jul 20 | 11 AM
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Oran Etkin: Timbalooloo
Finding Friends Far From Home
Oran Etkin: Timbalooloo
Finding Friends Far From Home

Award-winning clarinetist Oran Etkin and his friend Clara Net (his clarinet) travel the world to make new instrument friends. Evoking a tale of friendship and understanding, the instruments speak to each other through music and open a window for audiences to soulfully and respectfully experience other cultures.
  • Wednesday, Jul 21 | 11 AM
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Dan + Claudia Zanes with Friends
New Beginnings
Dan + Claudia Zanes with Friends
New Beginnings

Grammy Award-winner Dan Zanes (The Del Fuegos) and Haitian-American jazz vocalist and music therapist Claudia Zanes perform a mix of old and new songs from near and far. The selections are drawn from Dan’s House Party songbook and their upcoming release. During this highly interactive show, the audience is invited to dance and sing along.
  • Saturday, Jul 24 | 11 AM
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Joanie Leeds
All the Ladies
Joanie Leeds
All the Ladies

Aiming to inspire young girls and people of all ages and gender identities, Grammy Award-winner Joanie Leeds’ music celebrates influential women of yesterday and today, such as Harriet Tubman, Amelia Earhart, Malala Yousafzai, and Ruth Bader Ginsburg, with a passionate and honest serving of female empowerment folk tunes.
  • Tuesday, Jul 27 | 11 AM
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Elena Moon Park and Friends
Elena Moon Park and Friends

Join Korean-American musician Elena Moon Park and her friends on a journey around the globe through song! Elena Moon Park and Friends perform folk and children's music from East and Southeast Asia. Reimagined to celebrate musical traditions, languages, styles, and stories, plus original songs, the tunes range from northern Japanese sea shanties to Tibetan jump rope rhymes; joyous Korean harvest sing-alongs; Taiwanese train songs; and much more. Expect to dance and sing along in many different languages, and take this "unhurried journey" around the globe!
  • Wednesday, Jul 28 | 11 AM
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Maryland Youth Ballet
Snow White
Maryland Youth Ballet
Snow White

The classic tale of Snow White is performed by Maryland Youth Ballet’s summer festival students and accompanied by the company’s accomplished pre-professional dancers. Cheer on Snow White as she leaps from the castle and twirls through the forest, finding courage, joy, and friendship along the way.
  • Saturday, Jul 31 | 11 AM
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