Planets of Our Solar System

Moving MattersKC - Harlan Brownlee

In this workshop, students use their critical and creative thinking skills to communicate with movement and dance concepts related to planets and astronomical phenomena in the solar system. Focusing on the planets of our solar system, students will create movement themes and variations related to planetary motion, environmental characteristics, and literary mythology for the eight planets.


Please wear comfortable clothing for movement!


To schedule this program please contact us at 816-531-4022 or by email at



Grade Levels: 6,7,8

Fees: $127 single, $109 each for 2 or more on the same day / The break between workshops must not exceed 90 minutes to receive the reduced rate. Title 1 Schools may qualify for funding assistance. /

Maximum Audience Size: in person 30, virtual 15

Availability: year round

Program Length: 45 minutes

Location: At Your School

Requirements: A large, clear space for dancing, preferably a gymnasium or multi-purpose room. Please have the floor space cleared prior to the artist’s arrival. Teachers must be present at all times.

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