Education – School Programs

Energize your students' love of history—invite Harriet Tubman, Harriet Beecher Stowe or Charles Dickens to school!

Master actors engage your students in vibrant, memorable, true-to-life performances of these leading historical figures. aate bullets citing effects of theaterWith grace, wit and candor they delve into topics like slavery, and using literature as a means to convey social injustices and illuminate issues of the day.

Geared for your students' age group, Emerson Theater Collaborative's (ETC) affordable theatrical enrichment programs:

• Help students make profound connections to leading historical persons, and their experiences, challenges and passions.
• Enhance students' ability to reflect upon and articulate historical issues.
• Encourage students' respect and admiration for real heroes who made a positive difference in the world.
• Inspire students' joy in learning more about these and other historical topics.

In addition to a lively post-performance Q&A, your students receive a standards-based study guide, in the form of a classic playbill, to further enrich their class time learning.

And booking your ETC school performance is easy. Simply call our box office at 860-705-9711 or email us today at education@emersontheatercollaborative.org.

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>> Harriet Tubman
>> Harriet Beecher Stowe
>> Harriet 2
>> Charles Dickens