Toddlers Rock! Performance Series

Toddlers Rock! Performance Series

Join us at CMOM for daily music, movement and interactive story times, as well as an amazing roster of weekly performances that will make toddlers rock! For daily programs that explore movement, music, imaginative play and other programs that support social, emotional and physical development, and stimulate the child-adult bond visit our daily calendar
 
Co-Creative Music – Jon Samson
Come stomp, dance, laugh and sing with Jon Samson as he performs songs from his latest CD, A New Kids Album. His award winning, interactive songs are catchy, fun, and beautiful, and his stage banter is on par with that of a seasoned standup comedian. 
Saturday, June 6  |  11am and 12pm
 
Joanie Leeds
Joanie Leeds is the multi-award winning principal performer of nationally-touring kindie-rock band Joanie Leeds & the Night Lights. Her latest CD, Good Egg, was named among the best CDs of 2014 by Parents Magazine, The Washington Post, and People Magazine.
Saturday, June 13  |  11am and 12pm
 
Suzi Shelton
Suzi Shelton is an award-winning songwriter and performer whose catchy and meaningful music has graced the White House, Symphony Space and Lincoln Center. Suzi is a favorite at Hip Tot festivals on her home turf in Park Slope, Brooklyn.
Saturday, July 11  |  11am and 12pm
 
Sweetbeatz
Sweetbeatz's vocalist and songwriter Meredith Wright uses her own childhood memories and life in the city to create soulful songs that reflect the hustle and bustle of daily living.
Saturday, July 25  |  11am and 12pm
 
Vanessa Trien
Boston's award-winning family folk-roots-world band, Vanessa Trien & the Jumping Monkeys, has won legions of young fans and parents alike with their highly interactive, sing-jump-and-dance-along shows and sophisticated acoustic instrumentation.
Saturday, August 1  |  11am and 12pm
 
Alastair Moock 
Alastair Moock’s latest album, Singing Our Way Through: Songs for the World’s Bravest Kids, was named a Best Kids' Album Pick by People Magazine and recently received a Grammy nomination. Moock’s zany sense of humor, gravelly voice, original style and irresistible warmth and energy make him a must-see for families.
Saturday, August 8  |  11am and 12pm
 
Tim Kubart of the Space Cadets
Tim and the Space Cadets have launched into venues like Lollapalooza’s Kidzapalooza, Symphony Space, The Smithsonian Museum, and South Street Seaport. Tim’s energy is infectious, engaging and interactive – an indie rock experience for families.
Saturday, August 22  |  11am and 12pm

Save the Date!
CMOM 2014 Spring Gala

Thursday, 15 May 2014
The Lighthouse at Chelsea Piers

Schedule of Programs

Messy With Art, 10:00am

5 & younger
Explore new textures and techniques as we use art materials in unusual ways!
 

Movement & Circle Time, 11:00am

5 & younger
Dance along, sing fun songs and read some special stories! 
 

Make Me a Machine, 11:00am

6 & older

Work with the Museum Educator and other participants to create an imaginary machine! Everyone will play a separate part that will combine together to make the machine move. 
Parents and Guardians are strongly encouraged to participate.

* Due to limited space, this program requires you to sign-up for entry. Sign-up in the lobby one hour before the event.

Ball Pool Swap & Drop, 11:30am

5 & younger
Collect all the balls from the Baby Steps ball pool for our daily Ball Pool Drop & Swap. Get ready to count down as we let loose new balls into the pool! 
 

Mural Wall Paining, 12:00pm

5 & younger
Mix paint on the PlayWorks™ Mural Wall.
 

Make Me a Machine, 12:00pm

6 & older

Work with the Museum Educator and other participants to create an imaginary machine! Everyone will play a separate part that will combine together to make the machine move. 
Parents and Guardians are strongly encouraged to participate.

* Due to limited space, this program requires you to sign-up for entry. Sign-up in the lobby one hour before the event.

Dance Party , 12:30pm

All ages

Dance to a variety of musical styles including Pop, Rock 'n' Roll, Latin, Classical, and some of our favorite children’s bands.

Kamishibai Storytelling, 12:30pm

All ages

Kamishibai is a traditional form of Japanese storytelling. Join CMOM educators for an interactive telling of traditional and modern kawaii-inspired stories.

Dance Discovery with Broadway performer Angel Reed, 2:00pm

5 & older

Dance with us in a creative and exploratory environment set to live music with Angel Reed. Angel debuted in the original cast of the Broadway musical Rock of Ages, where she was nominated for an Astaire Award for Best Female Dancer.

* Due to limited space, this program requires you to sign-up for entry. Sign-up in the lobby one hour before the event.

S.T.E.A.M Lab, 3:00pm

5 & younger
Watch things fizz, tinker with some toys and explore other experiments inspired by Science, Technology, Engineering, Art and Math!
 

Dance Discovery with Broadway performer Angel Reed, 3:00pm

5 & older

Dance with us in a creative and exploratory environment set to live music with Angel Reed. Angel debuted in the original cast of the Broadway musical Rock of Ages, where she was nominated for an Astaire Award for Best Female Dancer.

* Due to limited space, this program requires you to sign-up for entry. Sign-up in the lobby one hour before the event.

Movement & Circle Time, 4:00pm

5 & younger
Dance along, sing fun songs and read some special stories! 
 

Boogie Down Break Week , 4:00pm

All ages

Make Me a Machine, 4:00pm

6 & older

Work with the Museum Educator and other participants to create an imaginary machine! Everyone will play a separate part that will combine together to make the machine move. 
Parents and Guardians are strongly encouraged to participate.

* Due to limited space, this program requires you to sign-up for entry. Sign-up in the lobby one hour before the event.

Dance Party , 4:30pm

All ages

Dance to a variety of musical styles including Pop, Rock 'n' Roll, Latin, Classical, and some of our favorite children’s bands.

Karaoke Superstars , 4:30pm

All ages

Pop in for some karaoke fun when Children’s Museum Educators take over the Hello From Japan! exhibit. Join in and sing along with familiar songs and pop favorites!

Full Calendar