Cat Mountain Theater & Media Arts


Cat Mountain

Type: Performance|Remote
Art Form: Theater & Media Arts|Exploring Cultures
Grade Level: 1-8
Scheduling Request

A Japanese folk tale comes to life in this theater performance with original music, masks, and traditional Japanese songs. Listen and experience the story of Sho, a servant girl who journeys to Cat Mountain where she hopes to find her cat and her own freedom.

Program available in person, or live online.

Length: 45 Minutes
Audience Limit: 200
Curriculum Connection: Mask Making, Mask Theatre, Folktales, Japanese Folktales, Japanese Language

Single Performance: $500
Additional Performances: $400
Travel: $60 per day
Pricing may vary for weekends/out-of-school time
Processing Fee of $30 added to all contracts

Live Online

School sets up link for remote meeting and makes the artist a co-host. Screen share must be enabled. Artist may need to sign on 20-30 minutes prior to the meeting to check sound levels. A representative from the school must be on the call to facilitate Q+A and mute students as needed. Please introduce the performer as an Arts for Learning Massachusetts artist.




  • 1 reserved parking space
  • 2 long folding tables
  • 4 chairs
  • Extension cord
  • Water for 1 person
  • 1-2 people to assist performer with load-in, if possible
  • Dolly or flatbed cart to help transport equipment (if not available, please let AFLMA know) 

Performance Space: 20’ by 25’ stage (if possible)

  • Offstage changing room and/or green room (if possible)
  • Electrical outlet.

Arrival time before first performance: 1 hour

Strike time: 1 hour

Time needed between performances: 15 minutes.

Teachers are asked to model appropriate audience behavior for students.

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

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