Turn, Turn, Turn iscomprised of more than 20 of Pete’s beloved songs, from children’s tunes toactivist anthems, including We Shall Overcome, Big Muddy, Wimoweh, Where HaveAll the Flowers Gone, and of course, Turn Turn Turn. Everyone is encouraged tosing along with their favorite songs!
The showincludes a variety of dance styles, from clogging to swing and Zulu gumbootdancing, and uses historical photos and recordings to take viewers on a journeythrough American history. Audiences leave the theater humming Pete’s timelesssongs, moved by his enduring message, and inspired to make our world a betterplace.
““You’ll have to see The VanaverCaravan to believe the high professional skills they have developed to bringout the old folk traditions - and then to see how they make the audience feelpart of the show. In the end, everyone is on their feet cheering!”
— Pete Seeger
Situated in the HudsonValley of New York, The Vanaver Caravan is an internationally acclaimednonprofit dance and music troupe with a vast repertoire of world and Americanfolk dance styles and a long history of professional touring, humanitarianwork, peace advocacy, and widely celebrated arts-education programs.
“In thismoment in history, Pete Seeger has been a guiding force of hope to us dancersand musicians. Pete stood for people of every race, color, age, gender. Heworked tirelessly to fight climate change and raise awareness about theenvironment. He believed that the only way to create change was through love,and art, and understanding. Song by song, he whittled away hatred andintolerance, and showed people the powerful, lasting, and positive effect thatmusic, dance, and celebration can have on a society. We stand with Pete today,and we will honor his vision towards peace with every step we take, andsong we sing. Turn Turn Turn is not just a performance for us, it is part of amovement that this world needs now more than ever. We shallovercome.“
In solidarity,The Vanaver Caravan