Available Dates: Multiple Dates
Age Group: K-12
Reggie Harris has been affiliated with the John F Kennedy Center’s Partners in Education program for over two decades, offering both multimedia performances for students and communities as well as in-depth workshops for educators at all grade levels. His writing, research, fieldwork and recordings have amassed an amazing repertoire of African American music, blending spirituals and freedom songs, the old with the new.
Music and the Underground Railroad - Through song, story, audience involvement and a multi-media presentation, Music & the Underground Railroad provides an understanding of the secrets and passion of this powerful era.
Dream Alive: A Celebration of Black History - The accomplishments of other significant African-Americans, from every walk of life and field of endeavor, are not as well known. DREAM ALIVE, a multi-media presentation, brings to light these artists, educators, inventors, explorers, scientists, poets and other important contributors to the life and culture of American and the world
Curriculum Connections: Music, Social Studies, Cultural Geography, History, Storytelling