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Wild West: "The Mystery of the Golden Piano"

Over 75 Kids: $400
25–75 Kids: $350
Under 25 Kids: $325

Show Information


All ages are welcome, though the show is geared for ages 4-12.
Max 300 people.


Your ScienceTeller will arrive about 45 minutes before show time to set up.


  • Two tables

  • Trashcan

  • Electrical outlet

  • Access to a sink during setup

The ScienceTeller will provide their own sound system. They will also bring tape to mark the performance area.

Room Setup

We will tailor our setup to your specific venue and preferences. However, here is our ideal room setup:

  • Performer on the same level as the audience (no stage).

  • Children seated on the floor.

  • Chairs for adults in the back and/or on the sides.

The ScienceTeller will bring blue painter's tape to mark the performance area and a center aisle.

Program Content


Educational Material
The show covers a broad range of topics within the fields of chemistry and physics, including  the scientific method of designing and testing solutions collaboratively and creatively.


Science Standards
You can be sure the content of your program supports the curriculum in your classroom. We take care to incorporate the following Next Generation Science Standards (NGSS):

  • PS1 A-B: Structure & Property of Matter / Chemical Reactions

  • PS2 A-B: Forces & Motion

  • PS3 A-C: Energy

  • ETS1 A-C: Engineering Design


We encourage you to use the ScienceTellers Enrichment Guides to extend the learning experience beyond the show:

1. Study Guide (Download)
2. Critical Thinking & Creative Writing Guide (Download)
3. At-Home Activity Guide (Download)


Background Checks
We take the safety of children extremely seriously. All ScienceTellers must pass exhaustive background screenings and criminal checks before they can work for us.

Payment Methods

Payment is due in full before or immediately following the program. There are two ways you can pay for your program:


The performer is NOT allowed to accept the check. Checks MUST be mailed directly to our New Jersey billing office either before or immediately following the program. Our billing office address is:

PO Box 6741
Hillsborough, NJ


Credit Card
You can pay online by clicking the link in your email invoice or the performer can process your credit card the day of the program.


ScienceTellers brings science to life! This was our second assembly and the kids went wild ... again!
— Janine Morrison, WCK Walls School (Pitman, NJ)