Saturday Morning Show
Saturdays, January 11 – April 25, 2020
Bring the family down to Hudson Eats for weekly performances by magicians, musicians, storytellers, and more!
Free to attend.
SATURDAY, FEBRUARY 22
10am | Sweetbeatz: Sweetbeatz songbird Meredith Wright leads sweet and soulful, edgy and energetic musical adventures
inspired by the hustle bustle of city life. Her original compositions “charms the kids to their bones”.
11am | Cardone the Magician: Cardone is one of New York’s finest family entertainers and his Magic Show is perfect for all ages and
group gatherings. His specialty is performing a show that has a very high entertainment value, and both adults and kids will find exciting and mystifying!
SATURDAY, FEBRUARY 29
10am | Vered: Vered’s voice is lush, her songs funny and poignant, and her upbeat melodies and playful harmonies are reminiscent of a doo-wop band.
11am | Sammie and Tudie: Sammie & Tudie’s show is a thrill ride of fun! Magic and zany, side-splitting comedy for the whole
family to enjoy.
SATURDAY, MARCH 7
10am | Ants on a Log: Ants on a Log will raise your spirits, and consciousness! Their music is smart, outrageously creative,
illuminating, and FUN. Prepare yourself for a joyful and unpredictable journey — you are in good hands with Ants on a Log.
11am | Paper Heart Puppets: Paper Heart Puppets and their founder Brad Shur are dedicated to sharing and expanding the art of
SATURDAY, MARCH 14
10am | Mariana Iranzi: Mariana Iranzi is a professional bassist, composer, teacher and mom based in New York City. Originally
from Buenos Aires (Argentina), she took her first steps into the world of music by the influence of her Great Grandfather Julio De Caro, a worldly recognized Tango composer.
11am | The Great Charlini: The Great Charlini has been magically delighting and entertaining audiences for over 20 years and has
performed magic and participated in theater festivals all over the world.
SATURDAY, MARCH 21
10am | Suzi Shelton: Suzi Shelton is an award-winning singer/songwriter who been performing for families or over 15 years,
including some of the most prestigious venues and programs that are offered to families throughout NYC.
11am | Gary The Great: Gary brings his high energy blast of magic and comedy back to Hudson Eats for another chance to fill
up your Saturday morning with some interactive awesomeness. Don’t forget your magic wand!
SATURDAY, MARCH 28
10am | Yo Re Mi: Yo Re Mi combines three enrichment classes – music, yoga and mindfulness – into one effective and
affordable class that enhances learning, encourages creativity and imagination, while promoting whole child
11am | Yellow Sneaker Puppets:Yellow Sneaker creates original shows and music with aim of connecting with our audiences and
creating a sense of community. Yellow Sneaker’s performers and writers are professional puppeteers, educators and musicians.
SATURDAY, APRIL 4
10am | Jon Samson: 2020 GRAMMY-Award winner Jon Samson was born and raised in Johannesburg, South Africa, Jon offers a unique combination of music therapy, education and studio recording to address the needs of the whole person. He runs a private practice in Brooklyn, offering an alternative approach to music education involving improvisation and recording for kids and creative consulting/life coaching for grown ups.
11am | LuAnn Adams: “The storyteller LuAnn Adams is a bit of an alchemist herself, turning an ordinary room into a
fantastical landscape as she relates her vivid tales.” – New York Times
SATURDAY, APRIL 11
10am | Vanessa Trien: Packing concert halls, preschool fundraisers, libraries and outdoor venues with dancing kids and
families, she is known for highly interactive and energetic shows, featuring plenty of group singing and movement.
11am | Silly Billy: Silly Billy has performed magic and comedy for children for more than twenty years. He has been
named New York’s top children’s entertainer by five different NYC publications as well as receiving a sixpage
profile in the New Yorker. He has performed at the White House, Lincoln Center, and has appeared on The Late Show on CBS.
SATURDAY, APRIL 18
10am | CC & Mallory: CC & Mallory was born in February 2014 when Chelsea Camp and Mallory Kinney joined forces to
become a music-making, learning-loving duo!
11am | Penny and the Puppettes: Penny and the Puppettes is a Brooklyn-based theater troupe that performs live, interactive, musical comedy puppet shows designed for kids ages 1-10 years. Created by mother-daughter team Jane Stratten and Merissa Morin
SATURDAY, APRIL 25
10am & 11am | Party Like Brooklyn, Baby: Born and raised in Brooklyn, Mister Marc and Mikey Palms grew up in a melting pot of music and
culture. Today, the MC and DJ duo have traveled the country and the world entertaining children and adults with an interactive, action packed dance party for all ages known as PARTY LIKE BROOKLYN.
SATURDAY, JANUARY 11
10am | Joanie Leeds: Life clicked into place for Joanie Leeds upon realizing that when she was with children, they transformed themselves into amazing creatures of joy, forgetting how to hold back. Seeing the kids get in touch with their true selves gave Joanie a sense of fulfillment that far surpassed playing for adults on the club circuit. The songs that Leeds began turning out reflected this sense that life is a joyful adventure.
11am | Wonderspark Puppets: Founded in 2009 by husband and wife duo Z. Briggs and Chad Williams, WonderSpark Puppets performs for New York City audiences of all ages and is proud to continue the tradition of non-moving-mouth hand puppets, aka “Mister Rogers style.” From birthday parties to libraries, NYC shops and school classrooms, WonderSpark’s flexibility allows them to perform in any space.
SATURDAY, JANUARY 18
10am | Carl Banks: Carl Banks is a melodic nomad, often picking up lyrical ideas from adventures found after scratching the rambling itch. With an open-minded ear for good storytelling and without bias for genre, Carl pools his influences from a wide variety of artists, and is most comfortable with guitar in hand and blues harp in the rack, playing for 1 to 1000.
11am | Magic Evan: Meet the NYC magician who will have your kids falling over with laughter and thanking you for the ‘best time ever!’ Early on in life, Magic Evan was struck by the idea that performing magic was like giving someone a gift: when it’s done right, it can be a truly memorable and remarkable experience. His goal is to have both children and adults leave his shows beaming with delight and having experienced pure astonishment.
SATURDAY, JANUARY 25
10am | Shira Kobren: Shira Kobren’s concerts are always rockin’ interactive extravaganzas! Combining her own original tunes with classics, Shira plays a mix of hand-clap-able, sing-along-able, danceable, always smile-inducing music that has audience members of all ages becoming part of the show.
11am | Jester Jim: This is not your ordinary juggling show!” Kids and adults alike will be talking about Jester Jim’s wild antics for weeks!
SATURDAY, FEBRUARY 1
10am |Bilingual Birdies: Bilingual Birdies’ mission is to encourage cross-cultural awareness through our foreign language and
live music curriculum. They teach Spanish, French, Mandarin, and English (ESL) through live music,
movement, dance, puppetry, and theatre-based games.
11am | Razzle Dazzle: Razzle Dazzle does silly and amazing magic for kids! The alter ego of magician Tanya Solomon, she has
performed everywhere from living rooms to the Coney Island Circus Sideshow to the main stage at Webster Hall.
SATURDAY, FEBRUARY 08
10am | Hopalong Andrew: Former Central Park Ranger Hopalong Andrew rewrites the classic cowboy songs to reflect life as an
urban cowpoke. His interactive music + movement programs are enjoyed by all ages and generations
11am | Harrison the Magician: Join Harry as he explores the worlds of magic & juggling. This show includes juggling with pins, balls,
Chinese yo-yos, comedy magic, and even some mind reading.
SATURDAY, FEBRUARY 15
10am | Mils Trills: Mil’s Trills is a Brooklyn-based children’s music project dedicated to creating positive inclusive
experiences that strive to empower and embrace young audiences and families through music.
11am | Seth Dale: Seth Dale’s show combines mentalism, magic, comedy and, most importantly, you. You’ll be at the
center of the action in a completely interactive show.