GROUP DRUMMING—Saragail has hundreds of drums to share—every audience member gets a percussion instrument to play. World rhythms, in-the-moment music-making, drum songs & games build creative spirit & community. Customized programs for diverse groups:
- SCHOOLS & CAMPS—Arts Enrichment & Character Education. Programs support emotional and social learning; National Core Arts Standards--Creating, Presenting, Repsonding, Connecting; 21st Century Skills--the 4 C's--Critical Thinking, Communication, Collaboration, Creativity; Curriculum--Language Arts and Social Studies. Kids drum, sing, and learn!
- CORPORATE TEAMBUILDING & LEADERSHIP DVELOPMENT. What does an office have to do with a drum circle? Everything! In both places, things work out better when everyone is on the same page/beat. When everyone listens and communicates clearly. When each voice/drum is heard, everyone contributing value. In the corporate drum circle, play alternates with discussion. Participants share insights, make connections. Learning grows exponentially.
- WELLNESS, RENEWAL, STRESS REDUCTION. Research has proven what everyone knows--playing music helps you feel better. Saragail drums with people dealing with cancer, Alzheimer's, Parkinson's, grief, garden variety burnout, and more. She's always amazed to see how, whatever the challenge, drumming helps the human spirit soar.
- CELEBRATION. Play! Fun! Yay! Holidays, Birthdays, Happy Tuesdays! Any happy occasion.
CREATIVE WRITING—Published author, produced & published songwriter & musical theater writer, Saragail Benjamin, breaks the creative writing process into easy-to-grasp, easy-to-follow steps. Write a story! A song! Find your inner writer & let your spirit sing.
Performer, published and produced children's novelist, composer & lyricist, Saragail has drummed with thousands of people nationwide. See her bio to learn more. Formerly headquartered in the NY metro area, she loves being in northern VT (since 2016).
Saragail's fees are determined by location of event, number of participants, size and type of organization. (Consideration given to not-for-profits) Block booking discounts available. Please contact Saragail for more pricing information.