Get ready for fun with FunikiJam Mardi Gras! Down in Louisiana, we will find great exploration of French language, Cajun culture, and Zydeco music. Let’s head on down to the Bayou for some Mardi Gras fun as celebrate FunikiJam Mardi Gras!
WARNING: may cause laughing, clapping, dancing and singing in multiple languages.
“Rocking Around the World” NY TIMES - Every week is a new globe-spanning musical adventure at the only dance-along, sing-along, play-along program that mixes award-winning songs & stories from FunikiJam founder, Brian Barrentine, with carefully curated international hits. Rhythms from across the globe encourage musical development, language skills and imagination. The fun activities can spark a lifelong interest in music and develop social cognitive and physical skills.
1.) See the show! Music from class comes to life in "CITY OF HOPE: Mardi Gras to Motown" Off-Broadway Family Musical!
2.) Jam at home with FunikiJam on Spotify and YouTube. Visit FunikiJam.com
When to arrive:
10 minutes before
4 hours in advance
Upcoming Schedule for FunikiJam’s Winter “Block Party” NEW ORLEANS: Zydeco Music & Mardi Gras Celebration
Built on the original rhymes, chants, songs and stories of founder Brian Barrentine, FunikiJam started with a Nashville playgroup in 1999. Now, FunikiJam has evolved into a landmark early childhood education and entertainment organization with an annual reach of over 70,000 patrons. From NYC headquarters, FunikiJam delivers its trademark "music exploration for the next generation" across the globe through classes, live shows, musical recordings, film production and teacher training.
The unique programs are part class and part live show - with kids in the starring roles! At each session, FunikiJam-certified teaching artists (Agents of JAM) take the stage and invite the group to Sing-A-Long, Dance-A-Long and Play-A-Long with globe-spanning musical adventures.