MvVO Art Launches AD ART SHOW

Bring Your Kids and Meet Child Music Superstar Laurie Berkner

Bring Your Kids and Meet Child Music Superstar Laurie Berkner
Laurie Berkner

Laurie Berkner

Legendary children’s musician Laurie Berkner will sing several fan favorites such as “Victor Vito” and “These Are My Glasses,” along with her irresistibly fun “Monster Boogie” song, read her new Monster Boogie book aloud, and sign books at a meet-and-greet for fans Tuesday, July 24, 4:00 p.m. at the Barnes & Noble in Tribeca, 97 Warren St.

This free event celebrates Simon & Schuster Books for Young Readers’ July 24th publication of Monster Boogie, written by Laurie Berkner and illustrated by Ben Clanton.

Laurie a  former preschool music teacher by day and indie rocker by night, Laurie Berkneris a singer, songwriter, lyricist, author, and founder of her own label, Two Tomatoes Records. Crowned “the undisputed queen of kindie rock” by USA Today and “the Adele of the preschool crowd” by The New York Times, Laurie is widely recognized as a pioneer in the “kindie” music genre. Monster Boogie, based on her beloved song by that title and illustrated by Ben Clanton, is Laurie’s third picture book with Simon & Schuster. The first, We Are the Dinosaurs, also illustrated by Ben Clanton, was published in March 2017, timed to the 20th anniversary of the first recording of Laurie’s chart-topping “We Are the Dinosaurs” song, and the second, Pillowland, illustrated by Camille Garoche,was published in November 2017. Laurie has released twelve bestselling, award-winning albums, was the first recording artist ever to perform in music videos on Nick Jr, appeared regularly on that network’s Jack’s Big Music Show, and helped develop the short-form animated musical preschool series Sing It, Laurie! on Sprout TV. Her music videos now appear on NBCUniversal’s Sprout House and The Laurie Berkner Band’s YouTube channel. Laurie has written the music and lyrics for three Off-Broadway children’s musicals, including Wanda’s Monster, which features the song “Monster Boogie.” Laurie tours nationwide, performing both solo and with The Laurie Berkner Band. Learn more at


Suzanna, co-owns and publishes the newspaper Times Square Chronicles or T2C. At one point a working actress, she has performed in numerous productions in film, TV, cabaret and theatre. She has performed at The New Orleans Jazz festival, The United Nations and Carnegie Hall. Currently she has a screenplay in the works, which she developed with her mentor and friend the late Arthur Herzog. She was the Broadway Informer on the all access cable TV Show “The New Yorkers,” soon to be “The Tourist Channel.” email:

More in Events

Lauren Molina

Desperate Measures, Phantom of the Opera, On A Clear Day, Beautiful: The Carole King Musical and More Rocked Broadway in Bryant Park

Genevieve Rafter KeddyJuly 20, 2018
Bruce Springsteen

Springsteen on Broadway and Netflix Team Up

Suzanna BowlingJuly 19, 2018

Hamilton: The Exhibition Is Coming in 2019

Suzanna BowlingJuly 17, 2018

This Week Try Celebrating Liberty Gallic Style

Brad BalfourJuly 14, 2018
Katharine McPhee

Broadway in Bryant Park Starts Off With All That Jazz

Genevieve Rafter KeddyJuly 14, 2018
Frank Wildhorn

The Scarlet Pimpernel To Be Performed in Concert Thanks to Manhattan Concert Productions

Suzanna BowlingJuly 12, 2018
John Legend

Broadway’s Darren Criss, John Legend, Edie Falco, William H. Macy, Kelli O’Hara, Allison Janney, Ed Harris and Jeffrey Wright All Get Emmy Nods

Suzanna BowlingJuly 12, 2018

Free Run Club and More Healthy Living with ASICS

ElizaBeth TaylorJuly 12, 2018
The Boys In The Band

The Boys in the Band Plays Special Midnight Performance for The Actors Fund

Suzanna BowlingJuly 11, 2018