Many Stories

Ashti’s Journey to Jazz

by | Jun 20, 2024

Children’s Performing Arts (CPA) is excited to present the world premiere of Ashti’s Journey to Jazz, written by Carmen Rubin with music by Thomasina Petrus. Ashti’s Journey follows Ashti Freeborn, a middle schooler who lives in the city and has learned that she is losing her beloved Jazz teacher because of a lack of school funding. The story takes the audience on a musical journey of learning about the importance of music through the history lessons of Jazz roots taught by some CRAZY jazz birds with impeccable comedic timing.

All performances will take place at the Hanifl Performing Arts Center in White Bear Lake, MN. July 8, 12, 18, 19, 20.

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