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Show Specifics

  • As well as booking their own shows Junkyard Symphony also books other shows. These are not Junkyard Symphony shows, but they are shows that come with the Junkyard Symphony stamp of approval. They are proven to be of high quality, well worth their price and follow a similar wide audience appeal that the Junkyard Sympohony shows offer. Please do not hesitate to ask us any questions about he shows. We will give you our honest opinion.

  • The Jonny Bongo Show
    (Schools, After School Programs, Daycares, Daycamps, Private Events, Community Events, Corporate Events, Festivals)
    Show length: 60 mins
    Number of artists: 1
    Leader: Jonny Bongo
    Home base: Ottawa
    Set up/tear down time: 45 minutes
    Description: Described as rhythmical teamwork, The Jonny Bongo show teaches groups the true meaning of co-operation. Jonny Bongo has been playing bongos and other percussion instruments since the age of 4 and has performed in all style of bands in events all over the world. His primal rhythmical style is incredibly infectious, enticing all those within earshot to join in the jam. The shows begins an amazing percussion solo followed by some rhythmical and comical circus arts and then Jonny invites volunteers up to be part of the performance by dancing and playing along with various percussion instruments. The grand finale involves a fancy drumming/balancing trick with a group drum jam. While the importance of rhythm in life is discussed, co-operation is the main theme throughout the show. Just as there is no I in teamwork, there is no I in rhythm either!
    Ages: All
    Space needed: 10 feet long by 5 feet deep
    Max participants: 150
    Price:
    $200 (charity/community/daycares/ after school programs)
    $240 (schools)
    $275 (busines/fesitvals)
    Each additional show in the same location is half price.
    Click here for price deals, travel costs, taxes and contract information.

    For more information visit www.jonnybongo.com

    jonnybongo.com.

    The Jonny O Show
    (Schools, Daycamps, Private Events, Community Events, Corporate Events, Festivals)
    Show Description: The theme of the Jonny O Show is "Life is Rhythm", a creative examination of how our inner primal rhythms can be channeled to better our daily activities. "Rhythm is infectious, and those that understand it are primed to succeed in life." Armed with a fortress of drums, percussion, juggling and artistic props, Jonny O performs an amazing 60 minute rhythmical show that will know your socks off and make your soul come alive. Participants learn the importance of rhythm in music and life, such as tempo, beat, dynamics, quarter notes, eight notes, half notes, whole notes as well as syncopated rhythms. Add in a cheer sign and a few rhythmic games and theshow becomes a veritable 'Stomp' for students.
    Show length: 60 mins
    Set up/tear down time: 45 minutes
    Ages: All
    Space needed: Gym or large room, 15 feet long by 5 feet deep performance space
    Max participants: 400 for a school or daycamp, unlimited for a business, festival or theatre

    Price:
    $300 (charity/community/daycares/ after school programs)
    $400 (schools)
    $500 (busines/fesitvals)
    Each additional show in the same location is half price.

    Workshop Details
    Workshop Description: In a drum circle fashion Jonny O takes all the elements of his rhythm show and teaches them in greater detail. Each child has a pair of sticks, a shaker and a bucket drum. Students will get to partake in fun rhythm excercises, awesome rhtyhm games and come to the center of the cirlce to display their special rhtyhmical talents.
    Workshop length: 60 mins
    Set up/tear down time: 45 minutes
    Ages: All
    Space needed: gym, library or classroom (tables pushed to the side)
    Max participants: 30

    Price for 1 workshop:
    $75 (charity/community/daycares/ after school programs)
    $100(schools)
    $125 (busines/fesitvals)

    Price for 2 workshops:
    $150 (charity/community/daycares/ after school programs)
    $175(schools)
    $200 (busines/fesitvals)
    Click here for price deals, travel costs, taxes and contract information.

    For more information visit www.jonnyolsen.com

    jonnyolsen.com

    DJ Jonny Beats
    (Schools, Private Events, Community Events, Corporate Events, Festivals)
    Show length: 2 hrs or more
    Number of artists: 1
    Leader: Jonny Beats
    Home base: Ottawa
    Set up/tear down time: 45 minutes
    Description: DJ Jonny Beats fills your event with awesome rhtyhmical music from his own collection of music, and yours, upon request. Add in a few games, some funky percussion instruments and crowd particpation routines and the evening becomes an immediate success. Since DJ Jonny beats has been performing for over 25 years, he really knows how to get the audience going. If you book a Junkyard Symphony show along with DJ Jonny Beats, then he will work for half price.
    Ages: All
    Space needed: 5 feet long by 5 feet deep
    Max participants: Unlimited
    Price per hour of DJ music (set up time is free):
    $75 (charity/community/daycares/ after school programs)
    $100 (schools)
    $125 (busines/fesitvals)

    DJ Jonny Beats

    Otis Strange
    (Private Events, Community Events, Corporate Events, Festivals)
    Show length: 3 x 45 min sets
    Number of artists: 5
    Leader: Jonny Olsen
    Home base: Ottawa
    Set up/tear down time: 45 minutes
    Description: Otis Strange is an original Classic Rock band that started in 1992 in Ottawa, Ontario. The name derives from a line in Hamlet “O’ tis Strange the night…”The band hosted a popular house gig at the Downstairs Club for many years in the mid-90’s, eventually moving on to play larger clubs and festivals such as Barrymore’s and the Hope Beach Volley Ball Tournament. Their catchy, rhythmical and eclectic style of rock has roots in The Tragically Hip, Pearl Jam and Bob Marley, but they are most comfortable when they jam it out like the Grateful Dead and the Allman Brothers. By the end of the night they’ll have you drumming on your table, singing their songs and reaching for another beer, guaranteed!
    Ages: All
    Space needed: 15 feet long by 10 feet deep
    Max participants: No Max
    Price: $1000
    For more information visit www.otisstrange.com

    Click here for price deals, travel costs, taxes and contract information.

    Otis Strange


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