Nature In The City

Artist: Billy B
Type: Performance
Art Form: Music
Grade Level: PreK-8
Scheduling Request

Billy B. examines “urban ecology” in this funny musical introduction to the interaction of plants, animals, humans, and the environment in metropolitan areas. Nature in the City examines the neighborhood ecosystem through song and dance as Billy encourages his audiences to become stewards of the planet.

Length: 45-50 Minutes
Audience Limit: 400
Curriculum Connection: Natural Science, Environment, Music

Single Show: $750

Back-To-Back: $1,275

Three-In-A-Row: $1,800

Travel Fee: $100

Note: pricing may vary for weekend/out-of-school time

Processing fee of $30 added to all contracts


1. One reserved parking spot 
2. Room temperature water for Billy’s singing voice 
3. One small table 
4. One music stand 
5. One 25 foot electrical extension cord 
6. At least 20 feet x 20 feet of unobstructed floor or stage area 
7. If students are sitting on the floor, at least 10 feet of space should be between the first row of students and the edge of the performance area.
8. Please seat students in two groups with a middle aisle (when possible) 
9. Billy brings his own sound/PA system and the stands needed to hold up his backdrop 
10. It would be very helpful to have a knowledgeable person on hand who would know how to operate the stage lights and the location of the stage’s electrical outlets.


Grade levels: K-8

Audience limit: 400

Performance length: 45-50 minutes (with Q&A)

Arrival time before first performance: 1 hour

Strike time: 1 hour

Time needed between performances: at least 15 minutes

Please introduce the performer as a Young Audiences of Massachusetts artist.

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Visiting artist. Availability for 2019-2020 school year: Sept 23-27, Oct 7-9, Nov 18-22, March 23-April 3, April 27-May 1, May 18-22.