"Laurie Berkner, the best-selling and award-winning children’s musical artist, will sing in the holidays with a special appearance on The Sunny Side Up Show on 24-hour preschool television channel Sprout, Friday, December 21 from 9am to 12 noon ET.
Laurie will join host Carly and Chica the Chicken as part of Holiday Music Week on The Sunny Side Up Show where she will sing “Jingle Bells” and two original songs: “Candy Cane Jane” and “Christmas Lights” from her newly released first-ever Christmas album, A Laurie Berkner Christmas. When she’s not singing, Laurie will join Carly and Chica in demonstrating kid-friendly crafts to viewers like how to make jingle bell bracelets out of pipe cleaners. For more holiday crafts, recipes and printables, kids and parents can go to www.SproutOnline.com.
Television’s only live show for preschoolers, "The Sunny Side Up Show" greets preschoolers and their families every morning as they rise and shine and prepare for the day ahead. It’s a place where families can gather to share their local weather, birthdays, and even show and tell with Sprout. Favorite Sprout characters like Barney and the Pajanimals stop by the Sunshine Barn from time to time, as well as other special guests, such as a celebrity chefs, or even zookeepers, librarians or firefighters.
Laurie is widely acknowledged to be the modern matriarch of “kindie” rock and has released six CDs and two DVDs in addition to the new holiday album. Laurie has also authored four books based on her songs, two of which are NOOK Kids™ e-books. She performs with The Laurie Berkner Band at venues across the country."