School Partnerships - Global Voices, Story Songs, Ukulele, Beatboxing, History of Rock and Roll, Women in Rock, Music Video, Mime In house subbing - Wiggleworms, Adult Ukulele, Kids' Ukulele, Little Strummers, Kids' Guitar
Styles - Folk, Top 40, Oldies, Standards, Global
Techniques - Theater, Storytelling, Being in a State of Play
Alisa is a teaching artist, musician, actor, and emcee local to Chicago. With Old Town School's School Partnerships, she serves public and private Chicago schools with upbeat, empowering, and deeply fun music and drama programs. With a BA in theatre from the University of Iowa plus that one summer she spent in clown school, she brings her comedy background to all of her classes. Born in Evanston (go Wildkits!), she brings Wiggleworms music to children's hospitals, senior care facilities, libraries, parks, and birthday parties all over the Chicagoland area. www.alisarosenthal.com
She can be seen all over town performing kids' shows both solo, and with her band Pineapple Tree. Recent shows include: Millennium Park, Lincoln Park Zoo, Ribfest, jBaby Chicago, the Irish American Heritage Festival, and Kids in the Square.
Education: Alisa holds a BA from the University of Iowa in Theatre Arts with honors and English, and a certificate in Eccentric Performing from the Celebration Barn Theatre in South Paris, Maine.
Started at the Old Town School in May of 2014