CSP Roster


Canadian School Presenters is a collaborative effort between Fat Cat Productions, the artists, and many educators & administrators with the goal of bringing artists and schools together more easily to impact Canadian students with positive and engaging presentations. We welcome your feedback as to how well this site meets your needs and any suggestions you may have on how to improve it.

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DIANNA DAVID

Vancouver, BC

Presentation Themes: Bullying / Cyberbullying, Self-Esteem & Confidence, Leadership, Peer Pressure, Self-Expression workshops

Grades: K–12

Dianna brings juggling, hip-hop dance, mime and clowning to the stage. In her heartwarming show, she encourages youth to use creative expression as a way of sharing who they are.


 

hoja_1HOJA

Calgary, AB

Presentation Themes: Bullying, Pursuing your Dream

Grades: K–12

With over 4,000 school presentations in the last 15 years, acappella group HOJA continues their mission of entertaining and ins
piring Canadian students with their beatboxing, vocal harmonies, and onstage antics. This group is no longer touring full-time so dates in certain areas may be limited.


 

ianPorteous_1IAN PORTEOUS

Edmonton, AB

Presentation Themes:

Self-Esteem & Confidence, Leadership, Social, Dance workshops, French language (optional)

Grades: K–12

 After 15 yrs touring with Les Bucherons, Ian is a gifted social dance instructor who can present in French or English. ‘The Cultural Wheel’ builds confidence & community, restores culture, teaches inclusion & integration, and features your students in the final presentation.


kinneystarr_1KINNIE STARR

Sechelt, BC

Presentation Themes: Creativity, Self-Esteem & Confidence, Empowerment, Aboriginal Artist

Grades: K–12

Juno award winner Kinnie Starr engages students with her ‘hip hop poetry’, exploring themes of love, family, identity and more. An extremely strong role female role model, she promotes cultural acceptance, encourages creativity, and empowers youth of all ages.


 

LES BUCHERONS

Edmonton, AB

Presentation Themes:

Canadiana, Social Studies, Music, Dance, French Language/Culture, Workshops

Grades: K–12

 Through participatory, hands-on performances, your students experience chapters of Canadian history as if they’ve magically stepped back in time! Through music, stories, dance, props, workshops and audience participation your students will journey “in a canoe” across French Canadian history.


 

steveharmer_1MOTIVATIONAL MAGIC

Calgary, AB

Presentation Themes: Bullying, Character Education,
Bucket Filling

Grades: K–9

Steve Harmer’s inspiring presentations deliver messages on anti-bullying and taking care of yourself and others through storytelling, juggling and magic.


 

Paul Isaak

Calgary, AB

Presentation Themes: Pursuing Your Dreams, Problem Solving, Juggling Workshops

Grades: K–12

 Paul’s skillful juggling and thrilling stunts amaze and enthral students of all ages, with extensive audience participation that turn students into stars of the show! Paul can intertwine a powerful message throughout, or the show can be entirely entertainment based.


 

ruploops_1RUPLOOPS

Vancouver, BC

Presentation Themes: Music education, Co-operation, Empowerment, Creativity workshops

Grades: K–12

Using vocal percussion, eclectic instruments & rhythmic rhymes, Rupinder Sidhu creates loops and builds whole songs right before your eyes. His experience as an educator allows him to relate to students by encouraging participation, teaching teamwork and facilitating their creativity.


 

shaunboothe_1SHAUN BOOTHE

Toronto, ON

Presentation Themes: Diversity & Identity, Goal Setting, Finding your Purpose & Passion

Grades: 7–12

Shaun inspires youth to live the life of their dreams. Using his award-winning hip-hop talent, he  shares  biographies of heroes — like Terry Fox & Nelson Mandela — so students come to realize the greatness we all have within.


 

storytheatrecompany_1STORY THEATRE COMPANY

Victoria, BC

Presentation Themes: Bullying, Environmental, Language & Literacy, Workshops

Grades: K–8

This renowned Vancouver Island theatre company mixes storytelling, music, and interactive games to create a theatre experience that has delighted young audiences for decades.


 

trentarterberry_1TRENT ARTERBERRY

Sooke, BC

Presentation Themes: Acceptance, Pursuing your Dreams, Physical Expression

Grades: K–12

Trent Arterberry uses storytelling, mime, music and puppetry to tell stories and create endearing, hilarious characters.