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.

Creative Movement

This workshop for pre-school, elementary and middle school aged children uses individual and group exercises to help students explore creative problem solving and mind-body integration through movement.

Off the Bench

A fun and enriching theater residency designed specifically to fit the needs of your students.


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.


Working collaboratively, students create “Emotionscapes” – choreographed movement sequences that represent the emotional journey of the character(s) in the story.


Non verbal communication, personal boundaries, appropriate touch, confidence and intuition are just some of the topics addressed as students grapple (sometimes literally) with the creative skill-set t


A study of the Properties of Light, Systems, Optical Illusions, Reflection, Refraction or any other vocabulary the classroom teacher would like to explore from the Light Unit! Concepts of light are tr

Human Pop-Up Books

Students have the opportunity to view an art form that uses no words and leaves then with the challenge of transposing movement language into written or spoken language. By creating their own “Human