John Haigis
1006 Main Street
Darby, PA 19023
Mobile: 610-809-4856
e-mail: johnghd@yahoo.com
Web site  www.PastTimesPresent.com


Music/Entertainment/People Experience  

Past Times Present- (with wife Jan Haigis -1984 to Present) Metropolitan Philadelphia
Teacher/Singer/ Songwriter/Poet/Historian/Storytellers who engage, reach, teach and entertain all ages in
musical Living History programs for schools, libraries, civic groups and historic sites

Broadcaster /Voice Experience
(
VO Demo)

Radio Station WHAI, Greenfield, Massachusetts (1968-71) (1975-77)
•  Disk Jockey and Newscaster
American Forces Korea Network (AFKN) Seoul, Korea (1974-1975)
• Radio News, TV Cameraman,
Armor School Television Ft. Knox, KY (1973-1974)
• Audio man and narrator with crew making training films
SEPTA (Volunteer, 1993) Philadelphia, PA
• Narration of Light Rail (Trolley) Video

Other work experience

Lawyer- (1986-Present- Pennsylvania Bar ID 46477- in good standing)
English tutor – Delaware Community College (5 years)
Grants Associate- Philadelphia Yearly Meeting (Quakers) (3 years)
Media Assistant for int’l Quaker organization (American Friends Service Committee - 3 years)
Executive Director-Fairmount Park Council for Historic Sites (2 years)
Paralegal  mass tort asbestos litigation for plaintiff (6 years while attending law school)

Education

Delaware Law School of Widener University (JD 1986)
Institute of Paralegal Training (certificate 1980)
University of Massachusetts (BA-Anthropology 1979)
Greenfield Community College (AA 1977)
Greenfield (Mass) High School (Diploma 1971)
Deerfield Academy (one year 1968)
Bement School, Deerfield, MA (1967-1968)

Published song collections available on CD

Carousel Horses
Groundhog Day Carols
A Child’s Garden of Song

Books published and available on Amazon  

Between Tears and Laughter (poetry)
Riders of the Hoheypokeylypse (poetry)
From Amoeba to Anygdala (poetry)
Killing for God (poetry)
Groundhog Day Carols (New words to familiar tunes)
Pudden’head (Folk Opera based on 1889 classic by Mark Twain)
Wall Street Beggar’s Opera (updating of 1728 classic)
Trump (A Voter’s Book of Verses) (poetry/parody)
SEPTA Sing-Along (New transit themed words to familiar tunes)
History/Herstory- History from q New Angle
Uppland - a musical based on the Court at Upland (1676-1681)