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Articles and Resources - Performers »

Articles for schools:
See the School Blog for articles about
finding, booking, and funding school performers.

Articles for performers:
See the Performers' Blog for articles about developing, improving, marketing, and pricing your show.

General resources: ...Advocacy and professional development for artists who teach in schools.
PTO Today ...a magazine and website that aims to help parent groups help their schools.
ARTSEDGE: The National Arts and Education Information Network
National PTA
Arts Wire: Online Communications for the Arts
State Arts Agency AIE Coordinators
Sites for Teachers

For Performers:
David Heflick, Author of How to Make Money Performing in Schools offers this excellent book for anyone seeking guidance on performing in schools. There are listings of state arts commissions and chapters of Young Audiences, which include links to rosters of artists who perform presentations of puppetry, storytelling, music, dance, magic, and more in schools. 

Agencies that represent school show performers:
Academic Entertainment - representing performers nationwide.
Arts Horizons - New York, New Jersey and Connecticut tri-state area.
Bureau of Lectures & Concert Artists - representing performers nationwide.
Class Acts ...a non-profit organization bringing multicultural performers to schools and communities in Maryland, D.C. and Virginia.
Encore Performing Arts, Inc. - Northeastern USA.
Mobile Ed Productions
Tanya Bickley Enterprises, Inc.
Young Audiences Network Directory

Presenter Categories:
Puppetry: The Puppetry Home Page
National Storytelling Directory
All Magic Guide
Jugglers with Home Pages
Children's Music Web

Teacher Resources
ABC Feelings

Global SchoolNET
- Linking students from around the world
Sites For Teachers - a variety of resources.

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