Programs and workshops created
by Carla Lynne Hall & Jim Keyes for ALL ages and grade levels

An Afternoon with Madam CJ Walker

Interview with Madam CJ Walker, the first African-American millionaire.

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Colonial Crossroads

Musical presentation that demonstrates the intersection of African and European music

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History of African-American Music

Musical presentation of the roots of African American music, and how it has evolved.

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Hulda: Witch of the

Story of Hulda of Bohemia, woman shunned as a witch who became a Revolutionary War Shero.

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This Man's A Spy!

The musical retelling of the Benedict Arnold and John Andre Revolutionary war spy story.

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Ona's Interview

True Story of Ona Judge, George Washington's runaway slave, who was never caught.

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What's Going On?

Musical presentation of songs written during the American Civil Rights Movement.

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Black Women of the American Songbook

Musical performance and presentation of well-known jazz singers and their songs.

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Liss: Slave, Servant, Spy

Fictionalized account that tells the story of Liss, an enslaved woman who may have also been a Revolutionary War spy.

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School Assembly

Black Women Of The American Songbook

School Assembly

Black Women Of The American Songbook


The History Twins Podcast teaches that history is more than dates and dead people!

Episodes available on Apple, Spotify, YouTube, and your favorite podcatchers.



  • All of our Arts-in Education programs are available as live and virtual sessions.

  • Our schedules are flexible, and we are able to provide morning and afternoon performances, at your request.

  • All of the programs can be tailored to different grade levels. We are also happy to develop programming based on your curriculum.
  • Our programs are available for BOCES reimbursement. We are fingerprinted for New York State.

Please Contact Us For Pricing: Hello@CarlaAndKeyes.com


Known as "Carla & Keyes", Carla Lynne Hall and Jim Keyes are a performing duo based in Yorktown Heights, New York.

To invite them to perform any of these programs for your school or organization, please email hello@carlaandkeyes.com, or call 914 659 7468.