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Mr. Gym

Chris Keithan


Music - Children's

Age group:
Elementary school

$150 - 299

Contact Information:
(860) 670-5901

Chris Keithan aka "Mr.Gym" is a children's singer and songwriter from Cromwell, Connecticut. Chris' music motivates students to be physically active through creative movements. With a masters degree in Physical Education and over 20 years experience working with elementary age children, he is able to connect with them on a variety of levels. Chris' major goal is to educate students about personal fitness and the positive effects it has on the body. Through his music, he is able to communicate this important message to his audience. Chris Keithan is an enthusiastic performer and is bound to get young kids moving!

Chris began his performing career a decade ago playing bass guitar and drums in different local bands across Connecticut. He wrote his first children's movement song for his kindergarten gym classes. With the arrival of his sons, Chris' children's music became even more meaningful and personal. Now Chris can be seen performing at children's fun nights, libraries, day care centers, park and recreation centers, festivals, dance centers, fundraisers, summer camps, and special occasions. Through the use of his guitar and vocals, children are taken on a musical movement journey.

Programs/Prices (Shows are 45 minutes long)

-Young elementary program - Performance focuses on creative movements for elementary age children. Mr. Gym uses his guitar and vocals to engage his audience in singing/dancing. (Ages 3-8)

-School age program - Incorporates music through different movement games, activities, contests, and dances. Mr. Gym the DJ uses current radio music and dances to motivate small groups of older school age children. (Age 6-12)

Please call or check out for additional program information and pricing.

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Name Comment Posted
Amy Litke, New Britain Public Library As a teacher,Chris knows how to build the action, and then calm the children down. Even the most reluctant will participate. Lots of fun! September 22, 2010
Lisa Ellis, Enfield Public Library Mr. Gym is FUN!! He gets the kids moving with his songs. He is able to adapt to the crowd. Can't wait to have him again! December 31, 2013