“The Great Pirate Race” combines all of our favorite things – board gaming, racing, music, magic and animation! The board game and animation parts of the show are projected on to a large screen. The audience is divided into two teams. The teams are in a race to get to the treasure. Each team will have to complete on stage challenges that include solving math questions, solving puzzles, helping with magic tricks and team comedy challenges all held on stage with a live Pirate! The math questions are directly taken from standardized testing and are adjusted to the appropriate grade levels. THIS SHOW IS HIGHLY INTERACTIVE WITH OVER 60 OPPORTUNITIES FOR THE AUDIENCE MEMBERS TO PARTICIPATE! Get ready for high seas swashbuckling adventure!
Sean Driscoll began performing professionally at the age of fifteen. At sixteen he was awarded the Young Artist award in Atlanta, GA and began a long career entertaining children in school with educational programs. Now forty years later, Sean tours regularly throughout the US performing in theaters, schools, libraries, television, concert, and festival settings. Sean completed his BFA in music from Florida State University and taught classical guitar for ten years at Armstrong University in Savannah, GA. He has been selected for Artist in Residence programs throughout the US (1990 to present). Mr. Driscoll reaches hundreds of thousands of children each year through his residencies, workshops, and performances. He recently performed for over 10,000 kids in Houston, Over 7,000 shows!