Georgette Baker’s high-energy form of storytelling and sing-along songs will engage and captivate any audience. Her silliness is contagious as she invites everyone to interact – both on and off the stage – join in dancing, playing instruments or to guide the audience through the movements of the story being told. Her bilingual pograms are ideal for:
- Library Summer Reading 2017: “Grandma G’s Musical Architectural Adventure” Using large architectural replicas of pieces of famous building, Grandma G has children clamoring to delve into their imaginations as stories and songs are used to inspire their construction.
- Library Shows
- Preschool Shows
- Elementary School Assemblies
- City and Community Events
A certified teacher, world-traveler, and author, Georgette Baker has performed on TV (Mr. Piggley’s Playhouse and Los Niños en su Casa), movies, and has been performing for over 15 years. A speaker of five languages (English, Spanish, French, Greek and Italian), with a passion for the unusual, Georgette has amassed a collection of artifacts and legends from her distant travels which she shares and allows everyone to enjoy.
Some of Georgette’s themed programs include:
South American Adventure – An interactive, musical, and multicultural storytelling adventure where audiences experience the geography, music, cultures, legends, and languages south of the USA.
Holidays from Around the World – Customs, songs, and stories from different celebrated holidays during the month of December are part of this lively program.
Preschool Fun – is designed for young children to be introduced to sing-along Spanish songs, instruments, and artifacts from South America and Mexico.
Silly Songs and Goofy Stories – High energy and laughter make this program a fun-filled time of zany, wacky wonderfulness!
Where in the World Have I Wandered? – An engaging and participatory walk around the world through songs and stories that amuse and entertain. The use of a variety of instruments and an eclectic array of worldly tales and artifacts will have everyone wondering where they can wander.
Dia de Los Muertos – Dia de Los Muertos is about the celebration of life, which surrounds this special holiday with stories, songs, interactive instruments, and the building of a memorial altar.
Dia de Los Niños – This bilingual program with fun stories and songs reinforce the joy and pleasure of reading.
Cinco de Mayo Hispanic Heritage – Georgette outlines the significance of Cinco de Mayo through song and story.