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Discipline: Interdisciplinary
Homebase: Vancouver
Languages: English

The School of MOVES is a mobile school of Self-Discovery. Meet DiANNA's growing crew of Faculty of Freshness, bringing fresh perspectives wherever they go! Their mission is to find the Creative Expressive Kids out there who like to make moves that matter and P.L.A.Y. - P.ractice L.earning A.bout Y.ourself!


Our students were engaged the entire time...The students are still talking about it. Great show! Kim Kaiser, Notre Dame Elementary, Bonnyville
A very positive, entertaining show with a great message about the importance of accepting differences. Diane Smith, Principal of Barlow Creek Elementary
That was the best show of my life! Kindergarten Student, Glendale Elementary, Williams Lake

Performances & Workshops

Only Available until June

School of MOVES: The Playshops

Grade Suitability: K - 12
Duration: 1 day (4 x 45 min-1.5 hr workshops)
Capacity: Up to 4 workshops daily in classroom groups of 20 - 30 students
Tech Requirements: AC Power, Small Table, Microphone, Projector Screen, Projector, Sound System, Water, Name Tags
Fee Range: $1045 - $1,245 (Includes ArtStarts' fee. Additional fees apply for remote districts.)

The Faculty of Freshness teach Creative Expression to levels K-12 specializing in movement storytelling, voice empowerment, non/verbal communication, object manipulation and creative leadership. Students learn through invigorating games that stretch their body coordination, stimulate imagination and encourage deeper self-awareness and solution mindsets. Customized one-day residences for the whole school, resulting in a powerful presentation that focuses on self-identify, courage to express what matters and following your passions.

School of MOVES: The Show

Grade Suitability: K - 7
Duration: 45 mins. + 15 mins. Q&A
Capacity: 300 - 400 students
Tech Requirements: 2 electrical outlets, 1 Medium Size Table, 5 Chairs, 1 extension cord, water
Fee Range: $895 - $1145 (Includes ArtStarts' fee. Additional fees apply for remote districts.)

The Faculty of Freshness bring new perspectives in a 60-minute unique workshop-style performance. Since 'life is a stage', the faculty share how they get to live out their passions in the world and give helpful tips on how to master the art of creative expression through movement, making music, collaborating and performing! By the end of the show, kids are invigorated to show off their moves and make music and songs wherever they go!

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