Chrysalis Kids: Barry Polisar
A five time Parents’ Choice Award winner, Barry is a pioneer in the world of music for children. He has recorded and shared his songs, poems, stories, and books with audiences throughout the world and has performed at The White House, The Smithsonian, and The Kennedy Center for the Performing Arts. He gives concerts and author visits in schools and performing art centers from Washington DC to Fairbanks, Alaska and was given a Special Library Recognition Award for his “ability to communicate with and excite children to read.” Barry’s songs are featured in television shows, feature films, and dozens of TV ads throughout the world. His books and poems have been translated into other languages and his songs have been recorded and performed by singers and musicians internationally. He has written songs for Sesame Street and The Weekly Reader and starred in a television show for children that won two Emmy awards.
Gates open at 9:30 a.m. for playtime with Imagination Playground, and the performance starts at 10:00 a.m. Snacks will be available for sale, but feel free to bring a picnic (no glass or alcohol).
This event is part of Chrysalis Kids, our spring, summer, and fall series of outdoor, free performances and other arts events.
This event is presented in partnership with Howard County Department of Recreation and Parks.
Saturday, July 13 at 10:00am to 11:30am
Chrysalis, Merriweather Park at Symphony Woods 10431 Little Patuxent Parkway Columbia, MD 21044