Marv Klassen-Landis is a performer, writer, educator, and arts education consultant. He is also the author and illustrator of Jump, Children, Jump and the co-author of Please Talk with Me. He writes poetry and fiction for children and adults, and leads workshops, residencies, and family poetry parties. He co-founded Children’s Voices Theatre, which is dedicated to inspiring young people to express themselves through writing and performing.

As a creative arts specialist at Dartmouth-Hitchcock Medical Center, Marv offers patients, families and staff writing and storytelling activities and workshops. He is involved in research into the health benefits of the arts.


Recent Work

Jump, Children, Jump