Trust Yourself! – Improvisation Show

Have you ever been given an opportunity, but didn’t take it because you were unsure of yourself? Simply by experiencing and participating in the show, students will be introduced to improvisational theater.

All Together Now – Improvisation Show

Defiant Monkey’s actors use teamwork all the time. Students will see with suggestions come to life in improvised scenes illustrating the use of teamwork between improvisers.

Family Wellness Concert

Kevin performs his hits, inspiring students and families to live healthier lives. The entire family will enjoy this compilation of the best songs from his Character Ed. and Wellness shows.

Move Your Groove

Students gain opportunities to deepen their connection to themselves, others and the world around them through movement and other body- and mind-centered techniques.

Your School’s Personalized Program

Because all schools have many different topics and themes for a variety of events and school functions, Kevin has developed a number of personalized programs for WNY schools.


Residency program: Through the themes of Strength and Power; Cooperation vs. competition; leadership and responsibility; partnership and trust; self discipline vs. external control, students will acquire positive character traits.

Juggling & Life Skills Playshop

Combine hands-on playshops with any performance to help participants develop coordination, confidence, self-discipline, and other life skills through age-appropriate activities.


Nels models and addresses principles of good character throughout this fun-filled, motivational performance. It can be tailored to focus on issues such as attitude, excellence, respect, responsibility