About Dan the Music Man
Calling all kids (and kids at heart!) Get ready to participate in a musical adventure that will stretch your imagination and tickle your funny bone! Join one of Canada's favourite family performers, songwriters and recording artists, Dan the Music Man!Dan Devion a.k.a. Dan the Music Man is a Toronto-based songwriter and entertainer whose enthusiastic performances have made him a favourite of family audiences all over his native Canada, the United States and as far away as Seoul, South Korea.
Since 1995, Dan has dedicated his passion and talent for musical fun to enthusiastic family audiences nationwide! Through a unique combination of a very accessible repetoire of clever original music, familiar seasonal favourites and a magnetic personality, Dan breaks down the traditional wall between audience and performer to inspire that crucial ingredient - audience participation. This show is guaranteed to have young audiences up singing, dancing and smiling! Extraordinary musical entertainment, a busy touring schedule and acclaimed recordings have established Dan as a popular children’s entertainer, musician, and songwriter not only in his native Toronto, Ontario, but all across Canada and internationally!
With a cast filled out with junior audience volunteers, Dan is our ambassador on a musical trip around the world. Dan has appeared on C.B.C., Global and CHCH television and has performed to audiences from coast to coast in Canada, The U.S. and even the islands of the Caribbean! Dan entertains children, teachers and their families at over 200 appearances a year! Dan has performed for over a million children!
Dan deeply respects his audience. His message is one of unity, imagination, merriment and the magic of youth. Dan says, "I hope that families will enjoy this musical time together. When I see parents laughing, participating and really having fun at the shows with their children, I see them rediscover a little of what their kids feel every day! It's truly a wonderful thing to be a part of!" Dan's unique and enjoyable show is guaranteed to make your family or young audience event a success!
Children's festivals, fairs, family events and
attractions across North America and internationally play proud host to Dan the Music Man's concert shows. Schools across Canada extend rave reviews to Dan's educational and entertaining school assembly programs.
For an exciting, entertainment event that is fun, participatory and perfect for children of all ages, even kids at heart, call Dan the Music Man!