NORTH CREEK - "Steps to Suffrage", a musical drama will be performed by 22 student actors at Tannery Pond Community Center Tuesday, Nov. 16 at 10 a.m. DRAMAcademics, an Albany-based educational youth theater organization, incorporates historical figures and academic material into live productions. "Steps to Suffrage" highlights the 80-year struggle for American womens' right to vote, from the First Women's Rights Convention in Seneca Falls to the passage of the Susan B. Anthony (19th) Amendment.
Characters include Lucretia Mott, Elizabeth Cady Stanton, Sojourner Truth, Frederick Douglass, Theodore Roosevelt, Susan B. Anthony and Amelia Bloomer.
Show is 75 minutes long. Admission is free for students and home-educating families thanks to a grant from the Tannery Pond Community Center Association. Others attending are requested to consider a donation of $5 to TPCCA.
Limited seating remains. Contact DRAMAcademics Director Ruth Henry at 434-2704 or firstname.lastname@example.org for reservations. For more information, visit www.dramacademics.com.