The David Show is:

  • Fun-filled musical variety

  • Participatory, interactive, & educational

  • Singing with keyboard and ukulele accompaniment

  • Fabulous one-man band sound

  • International folk dancing

  • Humor & trivia

What David brings to the show:

  • Actor & performer with over 20 years of experience

  • Wonderful rapport with people of all ages, abilities, & backgrounds

  • Background in music therapy and geriatric wellness

  • Published poet & writer

  • Se habla Español

Musical specialties:

  • Show tunes

  • Sing-alongs

  • Jazz standards

  • Popular songs from 1920s to contemporary

  • Folk songs, country-western, old-time & Americana

  • Spirituals & gospel

  • Jewish & Israeli folk dance songs

  • Spanish, French, German, Scandinavian, International

Examples of special themes:

  • Winter Warmth

  • Long Road to Freedom (Martin Luther King, Jr. Day)

  • Valentine’s Day love songs

  • St. Patrick’s Day Irish tunes

  • April Fool’s Day humor

  • Springtime & summertime themes

  • Patriotic for Memorial Day,  Fourth of July, & Flag Day

  • Autumn, Halloween, & Oktoberfest

  • Thanskgiving theme: Giving Thanks

  • Christmas & Hanukkah

  • New Year’s Eve

  • Time train—from old songs to modern

  • Folk dancing with ethnic costumes

  • On This Day in History—
    music’s connection to our past, notable birthdays & anniversaries, current events, trivia, topical humor

A new show every month!

Perfect for:

  • Senior centers, assisted living facilities, retirement communities, memory care, nursing homes, adult foster care

  • Hospitals & rehabilitation centers

  • Wellness programs

  • Schools & libraries

  • Children’s & family programs

  • Educational & cultural programs

  • Adult education & life enrichment

  • Camps & leisure activities

  • Youth camps & mentoring programs

  • Motivational presentations

  • Grand openings & promotional events

  • Fairs, festivals, & community celebrations

  • Birthdays, weddings, anniversaries, & life-cycle events

  • Office parties, employee recognition parties, and retirement parties

  • Roasts & tributes

Recent appearances include:

Countryside Living

Crestview

Emerson House

Fanno Creek Elite Care

Marquis Hawthorne Gardens

OASIS (classes & programs for folks over age 50)

Terwilliger Plaza

Trinity Place

Weaver’s Tale

Since 1992, David has received music training & mentoring from:

Denise Daverso

Mary Kadderly

Rebecca Kilgore

Ask David about rates, references, & specials!

David is based in Portland, Oregon, USA, and open and negotiable to the possibility of travel.

David Rutiezer

(503) 901-1422

www.creativedavid.com

photo: www.jodieve.com