Photo courtesy of Tempe Center for the Arts
It’s time for an interstellar family adventure! Justin Roberts, a five-time Grammy nominee, is set to dazzle audiences with his epic rock band, The Not Ready for Naptime Players, at the Tempe Center for the Arts on August 26.
The show, scheduled from 11 a.m. to noon, will feature music from Roberts’ latest album, “Space Cadet,” blending live music with a journey through space that promises to engage and captivate audiences of all ages.
Drawing from his penchant for crafting engaging children’s music, Roberts and his band will take audiences on a thrilling cosmic adventure filled with quirky characters and distant galaxies. In the mix will be a variety of storytelling elements and inviting sing-along sections, setting the stage for a unique family-friendly performance.
“Every child should have the chance to celebrate their uniqueness, and our performances provide a platform for them to do just that,” says Roberts. “Our aim is to provide a warm, welcoming space for kids to enjoy the music, dance, and embrace their individuality.”
Tickets are priced at $20 for adults and $10 for youth, with a special discounted price of $15 for Experience Circle Members. To ensure as many families as possible can enjoy the performance, a second show is scheduled for 2 p.m. on the same day.
Since his debut in the world of children’s music, Justin Roberts has garnered acclaim for his lively performances and his knack for composing songs that resonate with children and parents alike. With his band, The Not Ready for Naptime Players, he has carved out a distinctive niche in the family music scene, bridging the gap between child-like wonder and adult-friendly entertainment.
Mark your calendars for a family-friendly day out at the Tempe Center for the Arts, 700 W. Rio Salado Pkwy., filled with melodies, laughter, and a dance-worthy performance.
For more information and to purchase tickets, visit tempe.gov.