Don't Get mad, Get R.A.D! Comedy & Music

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Basic Information

Address: 7235 N Fenwick Ave Portland, OR 97217
Phone Number: 503 7200397
Director: Rick Huddle

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Don't Get mad, Get R.A.D! Comedy & Music
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Additional Information

Focus: Social-Emotional Learning Through Comedy, Music, & Storytelling
Grade Levels: Pre-K, K-5
Length: 45 mins


Pricing: $1200- single show, $425-595 with block booking discounts
Setup: 45 mins
Takedown: 15 mins
Equipment: guitar, wireless mic provided by performer.
Special Requirements: PA system provided by school.

Social-Emotional Learning through comedy, music, and storytelling.

Program History:

2010-'11 nationwide tour

Testimonials: “One of the best, most energetic programs that we have ever had.” - Daniel Huchens, Joseph City ES, AZ “Rick was prompt, well prepared, engaging, and had students fully participating and making connections!” - Ginger Schaeffer, Touchstone ES, Lake Oswego, OR “This program is not only very entertaining but educational as well. It provides a very important message to our children.” - Ardell Bartolotta, Our Lady of Victory, West Haven, CT “Thank you for the entertaining assembly. The learning message was very powerful and stuck with the students. May God Bless you in the work you do and to have safe travels.” - Jenny Dern, St. Matthews School, Hillsboro, OR “Very fun for the audience. Good lesson taught, as well.” - Michael Deruiter, St. Andrew Lutheran School, Chicago, IL “Good way to end the week- sent students off with a positive message.” - Boyd Simonson, Waupaca Learning Ctr, Waupaca, WI “Rick Huddle was great! The students enjoyed the role play. His message was positive.” - Mary Ann Key, Key School, Ft. Worth, TX “The personal energy and upbeat mood conveyed as much character as the fine content of the program!” - Joan Nothern, Glasco ES, Glasco, KS “Audience was extremely engaged and had a good message.” - Dave Oleson, Lakewood ES, Norwalk, IA “We had to reschedule our activities and Rick’s show was well worth it. The kids loved the stories and songs.”- Jodi McClendon, Whittier ES, Sioux City, IA “We even saw laughs from students we had never seen more than smile.”- Jodi McClendon, Whittier ES, Sioux City, IA “There was a good message that students could understand.” - Washington ES, Sioux City, IA “Very entertaining for kids and adults. Good message. Engaging and fun. Supplemental materials were nice.”- Jane Wood, Ginther ES, Brockport, NY “Rick was energetic, enthusiastic, inviting and yet able to “control” the audience. Great message. Well done!” - Eileen Brophy, Coopertown ES, Havertown, PA “We could not be more happy! The kids were so good and quiet, except when they were laughing. The message was just what we wanted. Wonderful!” - Renee Hupp, Patterson Primary, Beaver Falls, PA “Everyone enjoyed the program!” - Kathy Allen, Scottsville ES, VA “The students were actively involved and positively referring to the storytelling when they returned to school after the weekend.” - Susan Rapp, Seeley Union, CA
Additional Information:

 Don’t get mad, get RAD! for K-6

This high-energy assembly uses games, humorous stories, and songs to teach students how to identify emotions and be better communicators. Participants will become better classmates by learning how to respond to their emotions, instead of reacting to them. “Don’t get mad, get RAD!” not only inspires, but gives kids specific tools to combat bullying.


also available:


Arrr! Pirates Have Feelings Too for K-3

The audience joins first mate Rick as he gets stranded on a deserted island. Rick feels sorry for himself, then with the students’ help, realizes that a positive attitude can help conquer life’s problems. Games, humorous stories, and songs show students the power of positive thinking. “Arrrr!” shows kids how to work their way out of tough situations.