Summerfest Family Theatre - Marsha and the Positrons

Summerfest Family Theatre - Marsha and the Positrons

Thursday, Jul 25, 2019 from 10:00am to 10:45am


Marsha and the Positrons is a DC-based kindie (kids + indie rock) band known for shows that are a ton of family-friendly fun! Both playful and educational, their original songs about science and how the world works are entertaining for kids, as well as adults.

Marsha Goodman-Wood’s debut solo album, Gravity Vacation, has catchy original songs about science & how the world works, called “a unique blend of science and positive social messages encompassed within toe tapping melodies and sing-along worthy lyrics” by the School Library Journal.

Marsha and the Positrons feature skilled and smooth bass player Wardell Howell; gifted and instinctive djembe drummer and vocalist, Kristen Arant; wonderful multi-instrumentalist and vocalist, Ayanna Gallant; and supremely talented guitar player, Ford Combs. Whether playing as a duo, trio, or full band, Marsha and the Positrons always bring their positive energy and playfulness to the stage!

Besides getting audiences singing along and dancing to songs that inspire curiosity about science, they play traditional favorites, kid-appropriate pop covers and parodies. Marsha and the Positrons goal is to send families home with smiles on their faces, plant the seeds for good conversations, and share their positive energy with the audience!

Join the fun and dance along with Marsha and the Positrons.