PROGRAMS

PROGRAMS

Albert Einstein: Relatively Speaking

Type: Performance
Art Form: Theater
Grade Level: 4-12
Scheduling Request

Meet the man whose name has become synonymous with genius. Audiences will discover Einstein’s very human qualities and follow the trajectory of his life from a lowly patent clerk in a Swiss office to a world renowned figure, learning of his insights into the nature of reality through interactive experiments.

Remote Learning Adaptaion: Availble both live online and pre recorded. Remote versions are 30 minutes, plus 15 minutes for Q & A. They are more focused on science, particularly the Theory of Relativity. The pre recorded version makes use of more visual aids to support and enhance the teaching of science. 

Length: 45 Minutes
Audience Limit: 200
Curriculum Connection: Physics, History, Historical Figures

Remote Single (Live): $440

Single Show: $550
Back-To-Back: $935
Three-In-A-Row: $1,320
Four-In-A-Row: $1,705
Travel Fee: $50 per day
Note: pricing may vary for weekend/out-of-school time
Processing Fee of $30 added to all contracts

Remote (live online):
School sets up link for remote meeting and makes the artist a co-host. Screen share must be enabled, however please turn off ‘annotation’ feature. 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 spotlight artist video, facilitate Q+A and mute students as needed. Please introduce the performer as a Young Audiences of Massachusetts artist.

 

Remote (pre-recorded):
School has access to the video for one week unless otherwise stated in contract. Do not distribute video link outside of the agreed upon parties. Please introduce the artists as a Young Audiences of Massachusetts Ensemble.

In-person:

Provisions:

  • 1 chair
  • 1 small desk or table
  • Microphone (wireless preferred) if the performance is held in a space which holds a large audience (i.e. Auditorium, Cafeteria, Gym) 
  • 1 teacher or other staff person to read a brief introduction, which artist will provide 


Arrival time: 30-45 minutes before the performance
Time needed between performances: at least 15 minutes
Strike time: 10-15 minutes

 

Teachers are asked to model appropriate audience behavior for students.

 

Please introduce the performer as a Young Audiences of Massachusetts artist.