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Program Information

Program name: Women of Vision
Program category: History
Performing Arts- Other
Performing Arts- Other
Program length: 45 minutes followed by Q & A
Audience level: All ages
Audience size:
Program description: Costumed portrayals of Clara Barton, Emily Dickinson, Amelia Earhart, and Elizabeth Cady Stanton. Each program focuses on one woman, telling about her life, visions, and contributions to society. Apropriate for ages 8 through adult. Clara Barton - portrays her activiities during the Civil War and her role in founding the American Red Cross. . Emily Dickinson - shares her thoughts about nature, personal relationships, love, and death through dialogue and her poems. Amelia Earhart - describes her passion for flying detailing some of her flights. The adult version shares her unusual view of marriage and presents her strong feelings about the role of women in society. Elizabeth Cady Stanton - describes the inequities that women experienced in the 1800s and her role in starting the first Women's Rights Convention held in Seneca Falls, NY in 1848. She stresses the need for equal rights for women, especially the right to vote. Brochures are available with further information.
Space/special requirements: Prefer working without a mike. If miking is required, I would need a lavelier, not hand held mike.
Travel restrictions: Within 2 hours of Geneva. If over 2 hours, overnight housing is requested.
Program fee: $101- $200
Is this fee negotiable? Yes
Mileage included? No
If no, cost per mile: $0.42
Notes about the fee: $100 per performance plus mileage.
Other notes:
Regions this program
can be performed in:
Western
Rochester
Central
South Central
Capital District
North Country
Metro
Southeastern
Long Island
Program last updated: 06/15/2016
   
Performer Information (see all of this performer's programs)
Performer name: Eleanor Stearns
Phone: 315 789-8985
Mailing address: 478 Washington St
Geneva, NY 14456
E-mail address: ebstearns@rochester.rr.com
   
Previous appearances at: Steele Memorial Library, Elmira, NY, Corinthian Club, Syracuse, NY, Old Forge Library, Old Forge, NY, Manlius Senior Center, Manlius, NY, Wayne Historical Association, Ontario, NY
Contact information for New York State Public Libraries
Performer information last updated: 06/15/2016

 

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