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Skip to Content. The series teaches kids to think creatively to solve problems, and the band's upbeat songs expose young viewers to a variety of musical sounds and encourage them to get up and move along. Every episode is full of positive messages about teamwork, empathy, respect for others, and creative problem solving. The Movers are the ultimate team players -- they're always willing to lend a helping hand and are respectful of one another's ideas and suggestions. Parents and caregivers: Set limits for violence and more with Plus. At least in this case, parents probably won't mind listening to them over and over The Movers will win kids over with their silly antics, but they back up the silliness with positive messages about teamwork, respect for others, and creative problem solving. Join now. Add your rating See all 41 parent reviews.
Members of the group were longtime friends and neighbors. It all started out with the four members seeing a need for children to have music that "spoke to them, not down on them". The Movers built a sizable regional following by setting educational songs for kids to melodies and rhythms that adults appreciate as well. In early , Disney took notice, and initiated negotiations to add the Movers to the company's roster. These were interrupted in August when the flood protection designed and built by the Army Corps of Engineers to protect New Orleans failed. The resulting floodwater claimed the band's office, as well as the homes and jobs of Collins, Durbin and Poche — but the deal was signed in the spring of In September , a minute show featuring the group began airing on the Disney Channel 's preschool programming block known as Playhouse Disney , and eventually airing on Playhouse Disney's replacement, Disney Junior.
Imagination Movers is an American live-action preschool television series that premiered on September 6, on Disney Channel. The program was originally part of the Playhouse Disney daily block intended for preschoolers. On February 14, , it was moved to the Disney Junior block, which served as Playhouse Disney 's replacement. The Imagination Movers TV series is based on the format and music of the New Orleans based music group Imagination Movers who both act and are co-executive producers of the show. On May 24, , it was announced that the series would not be renewed for a fourth season and that it would end after the remaining episodes of the third season have aired, though the band itself can continue and is open to doing other projects.