FoodPlay Productions is an Emmy Award-winning nutrition media company. We tour the nation's schools using the power of live theater and interactive resources to turn kids on to healthy eating and exercise habits.
Founded in 1982 by Barbara Storper, MS, RD, a leader in the field of childrens nutrition, FoodPlay's shows, educational resources and media campaigns have earned a host of national awards. FoodPlay Productions also continues to receive outstanding evaluations and rave.. reviews for their innovation and effectiveness improving the nutrition and health habits of the nations youth.
FoodPlay's live theater show programs have reached over three million schoolchildren across the country and have been widely covered in the national media for their colorful approach making nutrition come alive for kids!
We also work with public and private partners (school districts, corporations, foundations, and government agencies) to create regional and national tours, media campaigns, video/DVD kits, books, curricula, and educational materials to promote healthy habits in schools, homes, and communities.
FoodPlay Productions programs were created under sponsorship by the US Department of Agriculture, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Harvard Pilgrim Health Care Foundation, and departments of public health and education.
We do it all for you!
Our comprehensive nutrition education programs combine dynamic live theater performances with fun-filled research-based educational materials to trigger school-wide excitement around creating healthy schools and healthy communities.
Kick Off School Wellness and Obesity Prevention Programs!
We specialize in programs that help schools create effective school wellness policies and get everyone on board and excited to work together to create healthy school environments.
Research-Based with Proven Results!
USDA- and CDC-sponsored evaluations showed dramatic improvements in students' nutrition and health knowledge, attitudes, and behaviors, with over 75% of children reporting dramatic improvements in their eating and exercise habits following the FOODPLAY experience. Over 90% of school evaluations rate the FOODPLAY program as excellent! with many saying it was the BEST program theyve ever had!
Kids are having so much fun, they dont realize how much theyre learning!
Our programs deliver the best in theater arts - amazing feats of juggling, colorful characters, motivating messages, music, dance, magic, and audience participation using the power of live theater to motivate, entertain, and educate!
Meets National and State Standards!
All programs come with follow-up school resource kits featuring standards-based nutrition education materials for everyone involved children, parents, teachers, school food service, health staff, and the media. These materials help integrate nutrition into core curriculum areas and extend the nutrition and health messages all year long.
Everywhere FoodPlay goes, the media is sure to follow! Bringing FoodPlay programs to your area is a great way to generate positive visibility for your programs and sponsors.
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