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Heroes of the Underground Railroad presented by Brightstar Theater

Event Type: Family
Age Group(s): Grades K-5
Date: 1/15/2018
Start Time: 4:00 PM
End Time: 5:00 PM
Description:
 Heroes of the Underground Railroad is an inspiring exploration of the lives and work of notable Abolitionists and slaves from America’s Underground Railroad. The show provides a fundamental historical context of the time period while recreating the lives and work of several prominent and nearly forgotten heroes. Harriet Tubman, Levi Coffin, Henry ‘Box’ Brown, John Parker and Frederick Douglass are just some of the figures brought to life within this 45-minute show. The play sheds light on everything from secret messages along the routes to music from the period.Heroes of the Underground Railroad seeks to inspire young audiences with the stories of everyday Americans who stood up for their beliefs and worked to make our world a better place.

Location: Community Room
Other Information:
 This show is best appreciated by grades 2nd through adult. Please register.
Presenter: ecs
Status: Closed


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