Madeline Solomon is the founder and director of The Music Garden, a music, movement and puppet programme for children age 0-5. Madeline is currently presenting an original musical puppet theatre show for children, “Twice Upon a Time”, based on children’s literature. She has taught, performed, musically directed and choreographed across Europe, Canada and the States for over twenty years, notably the acclaimed British Jewish Comedy show “Tower of Bagel”, as well as The Solomon Sisters, a Yiddish Cabaret Duo. Madeline recently served as the musical director and appeared in Phillip Glassborow’s musical “Welcome to Terezin” during a run at NYU’s Provincetown Playhouse. She performs regularly with octogenarian beatnick poet Michael Horovitz at venues such as London’s Royal Albert Hall and the famed Glastonbury Festival, and served as Hugh Laurie’s musical consultant for the film “Pin for the Butterfly.” Madeline developed a dance therapy programme for parents and infants for the 92 St. Y, and has led youth programs at KlezKanada and Klezmerquerque.