• Bring traditional folktales from around the world to life in your classroom!
  • Students will work with a professional teaching artist to rehearse and perform a reading-level appropriate short script…each young actor will have a speaking role.
  • Each unique script is adapted specifically for this Classroom Immersion, all with a message or moral that aligns with Social Emotional Learning considerations. Original script options include Anansi and Five, The Deer People, The Chanchasa Bird, The Cheetah and The Lazy Hunter, and Why The Sun and Moon Live in the Sky. 
  • The classroom teacher will be given a menu of scripts to choose from that will best suit the interest of their class.
  • A teacher consultation will occur beforehand to ensure we serve the needs of your class.

Three sessions, 50 minutes in length
Grades 1st – 4th
Timeline is flexible but should be completed within a month.


  •  Three 50-minute sessions can be arranged to suit your schedule.
  •  $300 per classroom sized group.
  •  10% discount for 4 or more classrooms.
    *a mileage fee may be charged for travel outside the Kansas City metro area



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For questions or further information about Classroom Immersions , contact Stephanie Laaker, Booking Coordinator, at (816) 994-8832 or slaaker@coterietheatre.org.