Junkyard Beats are back with a brand new interactive workshop-style experience that invites students to band together to create their own Junkyard Orchestra.

One person’s trash proves another’s treasure as two highly energetic music-in-education performers combine drumming, dance, theatre and comedy to create a unique and captivating experience.

With a focus on sustainability, boost your students’ thinking and environmental awareness while igniting their creativity as they devise music, help the environment and channel energy in a fun, unique, and collaborative way.

Duration: 50 mins + 10 minute Q&A
Students per session: Maximum 250
Performance Space: 4m x 4m, access to a power outlet required

LAs: The Arts (Music), Humanities and Social Sciences, Health and Physical Education

Cross-Curriculum Priorities: Sustainability

General Capabilities: Critical and Creative Thinking, Personal and Social Capabilities, Ethical Understandings, Intercultural Understandings

Conventions and Styles: Interactive Drumming and Percussion, Workshop Style

Themes and Concepts: Sustainability, Percussion, Rhythm, Physical and Mental Wellbeing

  • $8 per student +GST
  • A minimum charge of $800 +GST per performance (equivalent to 100 students)

All of our performances are the same price for all regions. We are a not-for-profit organisation passionate about providing quality Arts experiences to all Queensland students, so if your school has less than 100 students, please consider combining with another school or contact the Youth Touring team to discuss your options.

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