Native American Tales & Traditions Storytelling & ELA


Native American Tales & Traditions

Artist: Robin Pease
Type: Performance
Art Form: Storytelling & ELA|Early Childhood|Exploring Cultures|History, Math, Science
Grade Level: PreK-12
Scheduling Request

Robin Pease, a Mohawk descendant, comes to your school in traditional regalia to take you on a journey through Native American culture. The program features audience participation in the form of stories, songs, dance, and/or games. Learn some Mohawk language and explore character education qualities and practices of the Native American people.

Program adjusted to suit ages PreK-adults, for PreK audiences the program is shortened to 30 minutes.

Length: 30-45 Minutes
Audience Limit: 300
Curriculum Connection: Native American Culture and Language, US History, Storytelling, Music, English Language Arts, Folk Tales, Mythology

Single Performance: $650
Additional Performances: $520
Travel: $50 per day
Pricing may vary for weekends/out-of-school time
Processing Fee of $30 added to all contracts 


  • 1 reserved parking space close to the door of performance space
  • 5-6 foot table
  • Bottle of water
  • Private place to change
  • Dolly or flatbed cart to help transport equipment
  • 2 microphone XLR inputs hooked up to your sound system (for artist to attach her wireless microphone and one other microphone or guitar)
  • Electric outlet near mic hook up 1 mic stand

Performance Space:

  • Proscenium style stage set-up with a center aisle and the ability for the artist to walk totally around the audience. Works best in a theatre or place where students sit on floor. Audience should be 3 feet from base of performance space.
  • Minimum performance dimensions: 8’ x 10’.

Arrival time before first performance: 45 minutes

Strike time: 30 minutes

Time needed between performances: 10 minutes

Teachers are expected to model appropriate audience behavior for students.

Please introduce the performer as an Arts for Learning Massachusetts artist.

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