6th & Jazz

Get out of the classroom and into the theater.

Available to: Orange + Osceola County Public Schools 6th graders
For more information, teachers may contact Scott Evans (scott.evans@ocps.net) for Orange County or Joseph D’Ambrosi (Joseph.Dambrosi@osceolaschools.net) for Osceola County.

Come discover the history of the music genre that became the soundtrack of a movement. 6th & Jazz is a 55 min show that takes you on a journey to explore the roots of jazz and the people that brought it to life. The show features compositions by jazz artists who participated in the civil rights movement such as Duke Ellington, Louis Armstrong, Ella Fitzgerald, and Dizzy Gillespie. Don’t miss out on a performance that’s filled with be bopping tunes, civil rights stories, and dancing feet, come join us and experience all things jazz!