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Recess Monkey Performance

Recess Monkey
Summer Series

Dates & Price

East Plaza

Friday, July 15, 2016 at 5:00 & 7:00 pm


Free with Gardens Admission

Seating is on a first-come basis. 

Seamlessly meshing their indie-rock roots with their keen awareness of childhood themes, Recess Monkey is the nationally acclaimed trio of teachers speaking to both kids and their parents with catchy, melodic songs.

Recess Monkey is the nationally acclaimed trio of teachers who make kids' music that grows out of their days in their classrooms. They continue to be praised across the country for singable, danceable songs that parents enjoy as much as their children. Praised by People, Time, USA Today, The New York Times and NPR for their pitch-perfect understanding of what gets kids excited, Recess Monkey is known for prolific album output, high-energy shows and laugh-out-loud funny lyrics that capture the essence of being young.

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Recess Monkey is the nationally acclaimed trio of teachers who make music for kids and families that truly rocks. Seamlessly meshing their indie-rock roots with their keen awareness of childhood themes, the band continues to make waves coast to coast. Deep Sea Diver is the band’s ninth album, showcasing the high-energy, pitch-perfect understanding of what gets kids excited that has launched them into national awareness.

Time Out New York recently named them the #3 Kindie band in America behind the iconic They Might Be Giants and gifted Chicago kid-tunester Justin Roberts. Known for prolific, eclectic musical output and their contagiously exciting live shows, Recess Monkey strives to strike a balance between kid-centric ideas and musical authenticity. Lyrically, they weave jokes and puns together with universal childhood themes, speaking to both kids and their parents with catchy, melodic songs.

Learn more at their website.