TILT Kids Festival 2022

Saturday, April 30–Sunday, May 1, 2022
In Person at FIAF

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Fun for all ages, this year, the TILT Kids Festival is back in person and dedicated to the natural world! Join us for an adventurous weekend of music, movement, and visual art with artists whose work connects us to plants, animals, and most of all, each other.

Our sixth edition features a world music concert by People of Earth, a dramatic reading of the beloved classic The Little Prince, a performance by Broken Box Mime Theater, and creative workshops with artist Roxane Revon and florist Agnès de Villarson. Throughout the weekend, join illustrator Emma Giuliani to add your favorite sea animal to the TILT Aquatic Wonderland installation.

Get the $25 all-access pass to attend all or any combination of events over the weekend!

Drawing Workshop

Sprouting Colors
with Roxane Revon

Saturday, April 30, 2022

FIAF Skyroom

Ages 7 & up • In English • 45 min

Kids will find inspiration in the unique formations of sprouted potatoes to create their own artistic designs, learning how their lives are closely interwoven with the plant world, in this drawing workshop led by visual artist Roxane Revon.


People of Earth

Saturday, April 30, 2022

FIAF Florence Gould Hall

Ages 6 & up • 45 min

Bring your dancing shoes for a celebration of music and culture with powerhouse band People of Earth in a colorful and joyful exploration of world music!

Interactive Performance

Broken Box Mime Theater
Destination: Nature

Saturday, April 30, 2022

FIAF Skyroom

Ages 4 & up • 45 min

Join Broken Box Mime Theater for their newest show: Destination: Nature. In homage to French great Marcel Marceau, each child will mime their favorite animals, bringing the wonders of our natural world into the FIAF Skyroom.

Storytime + Workshop

The Little Prince

Sunday, May 1, 2022

Reading on Stage: 10:30am

FIAF Florence Gould Hall

Workshop: 11:30am

FIAF Haskell Library

Ages 5 & up • In English • 40 min each

Actor Jay DeYonker brings Antoine de Saint-Exupéry’s beloved story, The Little Prince, to life on the FIAF stage in a dramatic reading animated by Saint-Exupéry’s enchanting drawings. Following the reading, kids will make their own crown and paper airplane to become a part of this magical story.

Floral Workshop

The Little Florist
with Agnès de Villarson

Sunday, May 1, 2022
2pm & 2:45pm

FIAF Gallery

Ages 4 & up • In English • 30 min

Kids are invited to enjoy the start of the spring season by arranging their own flower compositions with French florist Agnès de Villarson.

Interactive Art Project

Aquatic Wonderland
with Emma Giuliani

Saturday, April 30–Sunday, May 1, 2022

FIAF Tinker Auditorium

Ages 6 & up • In English

Let’s have fun in the sun on a day “At the Sea!” Artist Emma Giuliani invites kids to imagine their own ocean world and create illustrations inspired by her new book.