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October 22, 2019

Link Up: Professional Development Link Up: Professional Development

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10/22/2019 4:00:00 PM 10/22/2019 5:00:00 PM America/Chicago Link Up: Professional Development http://foxcitiespac.com/Education/Schools-and-Educators/Bemis-Company-Education-Series/Performances/Link-Up-Professional-Development/Link-Up-Professional-Development This workshop will serve as an opportunity to learn about Link Up: The Orchestra Moves curriculum, interact with the teaching artists and share best practices. Educators will also be able to register their classrooms for visits from the Fox Valley Symphony Orchestra teaching artists to help prepare students for the performance. See Website Fox Cities PAC no-reply@foxcitiespac.org

Link Up: Professional Development

This workshop will serve as an opportunity to learn about Link Up: The Orchestra Moves curriculum, interact with the teaching artists and share best practices. Educators will also be able to register their classrooms for visits from the Fox Valley Symphony Orchestra teaching artists to help prepare students for the performance.

November 15, 2019

The Rainbow Fish The Rainbow Fish

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11/15/2019 9:30:00 AM 11/15/2019 10:30:00 AM America/Chicago The Rainbow Fish http://foxcitiespac.com/Education/Schools-and-Educators/Bemis-Company-Education-Series/Performances/The-Rainbow-Fish/The-Rainbow-Fish-(1) A beautiful new original stage adaptation of Marcus Pfister’s colorful story and companion tales, The Rainbow Fish will delight and entertain students using innovative puppetry in an underwater journey with the most beautiful fish in the sea. Rainbow Fish finds the courage to explore the great unknown deep sea filled with wonderful sights and friendly creatures that make for a perfect demonstration of opposites, give and take, and the importance of sharing with friends.  

Key Themes: ocean life, friendship, puppetry, sharing
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The Rainbow Fish

A beautiful new original stage adaptation of Marcus Pfister’s colorful story and companion tales, The Rainbow Fish will delight and entertain students using innovative puppetry in an underwater journey with the most beautiful fish in the sea. Rainbow Fish finds the courage to explore the great unknown deep sea filled with wonderful sights and friendly creatures that make for a perfect demonstration of opposites, give and take, and the importance of sharing with friends.  

Key Themes: ocean life, friendship, puppetry, sharing

November 15, 2019

The Rainbow Fish The Rainbow Fish

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11/15/2019 12:30:00 PM 11/15/2019 1:30:00 PM America/Chicago The Rainbow Fish http://foxcitiespac.com/Education/Schools-and-Educators/Bemis-Company-Education-Series/Performances/The-Rainbow-Fish/The-Rainbow-Fish A beautiful new original stage adaptation of Marcus Pfister’s colorful story and companion tales, The Rainbow Fish will delight and entertain students using innovative puppetry in an underwater journey with the most beautiful fish in the sea. Rainbow Fish finds the courage to explore the great unknown deep sea filled with wonderful sights and friendly creatures that make for a perfect demonstration of opposites, give and take, and the importance of sharing with friends.  

Key Themes: ocean life, friendship, puppetry, sharing
See Website Fox Cities PAC no-reply@foxcitiespac.org

The Rainbow Fish

A beautiful new original stage adaptation of Marcus Pfister’s colorful story and companion tales, The Rainbow Fish will delight and entertain students using innovative puppetry in an underwater journey with the most beautiful fish in the sea. Rainbow Fish finds the courage to explore the great unknown deep sea filled with wonderful sights and friendly creatures that make for a perfect demonstration of opposites, give and take, and the importance of sharing with friends.  

Key Themes: ocean life, friendship, puppetry, sharing

November 19, 2019

Ethel and Robert Mirabal: The River Ethel and Robert Mirabal: The River

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11/19/2019 12:30:00 PM 11/19/2019 1:30:00 PM America/Chicago Ethel and Robert Mirabal: The River http://foxcitiespac.com/Education/Schools-and-Educators/Bemis-Company-Education-Series/Performances/Ethel-and-Robert-Mirabal-The-River/Ethel-and-Robert-Mirabal-The-River With a dazzling sound and spirit of generosity, love and gratitude, the cross-cultural concert takes students on an integral journey in instrumental virtuosity, song and storytelling. With roots in Native American themes and worldly influences, the music focuses on the meaning of river, something that flows to connect us all. 

Key Themes: music, culture, storytelling, Native American traditions
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Ethel and Robert Mirabal: The River

With a dazzling sound and spirit of generosity, love and gratitude, the cross-cultural concert takes students on an integral journey in instrumental virtuosity, song and storytelling. With roots in Native American themes and worldly influences, the music focuses on the meaning of river, something that flows to connect us all. 

Key Themes: music, culture, storytelling, Native American traditions

January 29, 2020

Peter and The Wolf and Other Classics Peter and The Wolf and Other Classics

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1/29/2020 12:30:00 PM 1/29/2020 1:30:00 PM America/Chicago Peter and The Wolf and Other Classics http://foxcitiespac.com/Education/Schools-and-Educators/Bemis-Company-Education-Series/Performances/Peter-and-The-Wolf-and-Other-Classics/Peter-and-The-Wolf-and-Other-Classics Watch classic stories come to life through music and movement as Makaroff Youth Ballet and the Fox Valley Symphony Orchestra present a new way to experience a famous tale. Students will explore how music conveys story and emotion while watching characters come to life through dance. Peter and the Wolf is supported in part by a grant from the Bright Idea Fund within the Community Foundation for the Fox Valley Region.

Key Themes: instruments, ballet, folk tales, nature
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Peter and The Wolf and Other Classics

Watch classic stories come to life through music and movement as Makaroff Youth Ballet and the Fox Valley Symphony Orchestra present a new way to experience a famous tale. Students will explore how music conveys story and emotion while watching characters come to life through dance. Peter and the Wolf is supported in part by a grant from the Bright Idea Fund within the Community Foundation for the Fox Valley Region.

Key Themes: instruments, ballet, folk tales, nature

January 31, 2020

Mariachi Herencia De México Mariachi Herencia De México

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1/31/2020 9:30:00 AM 1/31/2020 10:30:00 AM America/Chicago Mariachi Herencia De México http://foxcitiespac.com/Education/Schools-and-Educators/Bemis-Company-Education-Series/Performances/Mariachi-Herencia-De-Mexico/Mariachi-Herencia-De-Mexico-(2) As student musicians from Chicago, nobody could have anticipated their first album “Nuestra Herencia” (Our Heritage) would receive a Latin GRAMMY nomination. However, they have since attracted local and national news coverage, performance requests and have released their second album “Herencia De La Tierra Mía” (The Heritage Of My Land), landing them in the number two spot on the Latin Billboard charts. This performance will help students learn more about Mexican heritage and watch as their peers share their culture from the stage.

Key Themes: folk dance, world music, Mexico, heritage
See Website Fox Cities PAC no-reply@foxcitiespac.org

Mariachi Herencia De México

As student musicians from Chicago, nobody could have anticipated their first album “Nuestra Herencia” (Our Heritage) would receive a Latin GRAMMY nomination. However, they have since attracted local and national news coverage, performance requests and have released their second album “Herencia De La Tierra Mía” (The Heritage Of My Land), landing them in the number two spot on the Latin Billboard charts. This performance will help students learn more about Mexican heritage and watch as their peers share their culture from the stage.

Key Themes: folk dance, world music, Mexico, heritage

January 31, 2020

Mariachi Herencia De México Mariachi Herencia De México

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1/31/2020 12:30:00 PM 1/31/2020 1:30:00 PM America/Chicago Mariachi Herencia De México http://foxcitiespac.com/Education/Schools-and-Educators/Bemis-Company-Education-Series/Performances/Mariachi-Herencia-De-Mexico/Mariachi-Herencia-De-Mexico-(1) As student musicians from Chicago, nobody could have anticipated their first album “Nuestra Herencia” (Our Heritage) would receive a Latin GRAMMY nomination. However, they have since attracted local and national news coverage, performance requests and have released their second album “Herencia De La Tierra Mía” (The Heritage Of My Land), landing them in the number two spot on the Latin Billboard charts. This performance will help students learn more about Mexican heritage and watch as their peers share their culture from the stage.

Key Themes: folk dance, world music, Mexico, heritage
See Website Fox Cities PAC no-reply@foxcitiespac.org

Mariachi Herencia De México

As student musicians from Chicago, nobody could have anticipated their first album “Nuestra Herencia” (Our Heritage) would receive a Latin GRAMMY nomination. However, they have since attracted local and national news coverage, performance requests and have released their second album “Herencia De La Tierra Mía” (The Heritage Of My Land), landing them in the number two spot on the Latin Billboard charts. This performance will help students learn more about Mexican heritage and watch as their peers share their culture from the stage.

Key Themes: folk dance, world music, Mexico, heritage

February 4, 2020

I Have A Dream I Have A Dream

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2/4/2020 9:30:00 AM 2/4/2020 10:30:00 AM America/Chicago I Have A Dream http://foxcitiespac.com/Education/Schools-and-Educators/Bemis-Company-Education-Series/Performances/I-Have-A-Dream/I-Have-A-Dream-(1) Watch as a critical time in history reignites on stage with a compelling dramatization of the life and times of Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr. Your students will be inspired by the story of this great leader’s struggle and his dream of lifting “our nation from the quicksand of racial injustice to the solid rock of brotherhood.”

Key Themes: biography, history, language arts, character development
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I Have A Dream

Watch as a critical time in history reignites on stage with a compelling dramatization of the life and times of Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr. Your students will be inspired by the story of this great leader’s struggle and his dream of lifting “our nation from the quicksand of racial injustice to the solid rock of brotherhood.”

Key Themes: biography, history, language arts, character development

February 4, 2020

I Have A Dream I Have A Dream

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2/4/2020 12:30:00 PM 2/4/2020 1:30:00 PM America/Chicago I Have A Dream http://foxcitiespac.com/Education/Schools-and-Educators/Bemis-Company-Education-Series/Performances/I-Have-A-Dream/I-Have-A-Dream Watch as a critical time in history reignites on stage with a compelling dramatization of the life and times of Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr. Your students will be inspired by the story of this great leader’s struggle and his dream of lifting “our nation from the quicksand of racial injustice to the solid rock of brotherhood.”

Key Themes: biography, history, language arts, character development
See Website Fox Cities PAC no-reply@foxcitiespac.org

I Have A Dream

Watch as a critical time in history reignites on stage with a compelling dramatization of the life and times of Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr. Your students will be inspired by the story of this great leader’s struggle and his dream of lifting “our nation from the quicksand of racial injustice to the solid rock of brotherhood.”

Key Themes: biography, history, language arts, character development

February 14, 2020

Showtime With Shakespeare Showtime With Shakespeare

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2/14/2020 9:30:00 AM 2/14/2020 10:30:00 AM America/Chicago Showtime With Shakespeare http://foxcitiespac.com/Education/Schools-and-Educators/Bemis-Company-Education-Series/Performances/Showtime-With-Shakespeare/Showtime-With-Shakespeare-(1) Based on “Stage Fright on a Summer Night” and the book series by best-selling author Mary Pope Osborne, Jack and Annie go on an adventure to Elizabethan England. These daring siblings meet William Shakespeare himself and a tuneful, hip-hop hit ensues for students and teachers alike.

Key Themes: Shakespeare, history, literature, language
See Website Fox Cities PAC no-reply@foxcitiespac.org

Showtime With Shakespeare

Based on “Stage Fright on a Summer Night” and the book series by best-selling author Mary Pope Osborne, Jack and Annie go on an adventure to Elizabethan England. These daring siblings meet William Shakespeare himself and a tuneful, hip-hop hit ensues for students and teachers alike.

Key Themes: Shakespeare, history, literature, language

February 14, 2020

Showtime With Shakespeare Showtime With Shakespeare

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2/14/2020 12:30:00 PM 2/14/2020 1:30:00 PM America/Chicago Showtime With Shakespeare http://foxcitiespac.com/Education/Schools-and-Educators/Bemis-Company-Education-Series/Performances/Showtime-With-Shakespeare/Showtime-With-Shakespeare Based on “Stage Fright on a Summer Night” and the book series by best-selling author Mary Pope Osborne, Jack and Annie go on an adventure to Elizabethan England. These daring siblings meet William Shakespeare himself and a tuneful, hip-hop hit ensues for students and teachers alike.

Key Themes: Shakespeare, history, literature, language
See Website Fox Cities PAC no-reply@foxcitiespac.org

Showtime With Shakespeare

Based on “Stage Fright on a Summer Night” and the book series by best-selling author Mary Pope Osborne, Jack and Annie go on an adventure to Elizabethan England. These daring siblings meet William Shakespeare himself and a tuneful, hip-hop hit ensues for students and teachers alike.

Key Themes: Shakespeare, history, literature, language

February 27, 2020

Chicken Dance Chicken Dance

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2/27/2020 9:30:00 AM 2/27/2020 10:30:00 AM America/Chicago Chicken Dance http://foxcitiespac.com/Education/Schools-and-Educators/Bemis-Company-Education-Series/Performances/Chicken-Dance/Chicken-Dance-(1) ArtsPower’s musical portrays the colorful story of two barnyard chickens, Marge and Lola, on a mission to win the barnyard talent contest first prize of two tickets to see the great Elvis Poultry in concert! But first, they must present a performance that will score higher than a flock of very talented ducks, led by Mac who loves to play the bully. Can Marge and Lola face their challengers, against all odds, and win the talent contest?

Key Themes: family, language, music, literature
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Chicken Dance

ArtsPower’s musical portrays the colorful story of two barnyard chickens, Marge and Lola, on a mission to win the barnyard talent contest first prize of two tickets to see the great Elvis Poultry in concert! But first, they must present a performance that will score higher than a flock of very talented ducks, led by Mac who loves to play the bully. Can Marge and Lola face their challengers, against all odds, and win the talent contest?

Key Themes: family, language, music, literature

February 27, 2020

Chicken Dance Chicken Dance

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2/27/2020 12:30:00 PM 2/27/2020 1:30:00 PM America/Chicago Chicken Dance http://foxcitiespac.com/Education/Schools-and-Educators/Bemis-Company-Education-Series/Performances/Chicken-Dance/Chicken-Dance ArtsPower’s musical portrays the colorful story of two barnyard chickens, Marge and Lola, on a mission to win the barnyard talent contest first prize of two tickets to see the great Elvis Poultry in concert! But first, they must present a performance that will score higher than a flock of very talented ducks, led by Mac who loves to play the bully. Can Marge and Lola face their challengers, against all odds, and win the talent contest?

Key Themes: family, language, music, literature
See Website Fox Cities PAC no-reply@foxcitiespac.org

Chicken Dance

ArtsPower’s musical portrays the colorful story of two barnyard chickens, Marge and Lola, on a mission to win the barnyard talent contest first prize of two tickets to see the great Elvis Poultry in concert! But first, they must present a performance that will score higher than a flock of very talented ducks, led by Mac who loves to play the bully. Can Marge and Lola face their challengers, against all odds, and win the talent contest?

Key Themes: family, language, music, literature

March 11, 2020

YAMATO - The Drummers of Japan YAMATO - The Drummers of Japan

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3/11/2020 12:30:00 PM 3/11/2020 1:30:00 PM America/Chicago YAMATO - The Drummers of Japan http://foxcitiespac.com/Education/Schools-and-Educators/Bemis-Company-Education-Series/Performances/YAMATO-The-Drummers-of-Japan/YAMATO-The-Drummers-of-Japan YAMATO – The Drummers of Japan bring a thrilling, high-energy, explosive interpretation of the Taiko tradition. YAMATO’s virtuosity, strength, spirit and sheer endurance is not to be missed. Students’ spirits are lifted with the drummers’ infectious sense of joy and entertainment. YAMATO lights the fire of passion held within our bodies and honors the drumbeat since, like the heartbeat, it is the very pulse of life.

Key Themes: Japan, world music, culture
 
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YAMATO - The Drummers of Japan

YAMATO – The Drummers of Japan bring a thrilling, high-energy, explosive interpretation of the Taiko tradition. YAMATO’s virtuosity, strength, spirit and sheer endurance is not to be missed. Students’ spirits are lifted with the drummers’ infectious sense of joy and entertainment. YAMATO lights the fire of passion held within our bodies and honors the drumbeat since, like the heartbeat, it is the very pulse of life.

Key Themes: Japan, world music, culture
 

March 16, 2020

Link Up: The Orchestra Moves Link Up: The Orchestra Moves

RESERVE SEATS (9:30 AM)
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3/16/2020 9:30:00 AM 3/16/2020 10:30:00 AM America/Chicago Link Up: The Orchestra Moves http://foxcitiespac.com/Education/Schools-and-Educators/Bemis-Company-Education-Series/Performances/Link-Up-The-Orchestra-Moves/Link-Up-The-Orchestra-Moves-(1) In partnership with the Fox Valley Symphony Youth Orchestra and Carnegie Hall, students in are invited to join the orchestra in this highly participatory program. Students learn to sing, move and/or play an instrument in the classroom and perform with the orchestra from their seats, culminating in a concert at the Fox Cities Performing Arts Center. Students will explore pieces by Strauss, Mendelssohn, Filho and more! 

Key Themes: musical concepts, symphony, performance, concert etiquette
 

All participating teachers are required to attend a professional development workshop on Tue., Oct. 22, 2019. More info 

See Website Fox Cities PAC no-reply@foxcitiespac.org

Link Up: The Orchestra Moves

In partnership with the Fox Valley Symphony Youth Orchestra and Carnegie Hall, students in are invited to join the orchestra in this highly participatory program. Students learn to sing, move and/or play an instrument in the classroom and perform with the orchestra from their seats, culminating in a concert at the Fox Cities Performing Arts Center. Students will explore pieces by Strauss, Mendelssohn, Filho and more! 

Key Themes: musical concepts, symphony, performance, concert etiquette
 

All participating teachers are required to attend a professional development workshop on Tue., Oct. 22, 2019. More info 


March 16, 2020

Link Up: The Orchestra Moves Link Up: The Orchestra Moves

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3/16/2020 12:30:00 PM 3/16/2020 1:30:00 PM America/Chicago Link Up: The Orchestra Moves http://foxcitiespac.com/Education/Schools-and-Educators/Bemis-Company-Education-Series/Performances/Link-Up-The-Orchestra-Moves/Link-Up-The-Orchestra-Moves In partnership with the Fox Valley Symphony Youth Orchestra and Carnegie Hall, students in are invited to join the orchestra in this highly participatory program. Students learn to sing, move and/or play an instrument in the classroom and perform with the orchestra from their seats, culminating in a concert at the Fox Cities Performing Arts Center. Students will explore pieces by Strauss, Mendelssohn, Filho and more! 

Key Themes: musical concepts, symphony, performance, concert etiquette
 

All participating teachers are required to attend a professional development workshop on Tue., Oct. 22, 2019. More info 

See Website Fox Cities PAC no-reply@foxcitiespac.org

Link Up: The Orchestra Moves

In partnership with the Fox Valley Symphony Youth Orchestra and Carnegie Hall, students in are invited to join the orchestra in this highly participatory program. Students learn to sing, move and/or play an instrument in the classroom and perform with the orchestra from their seats, culminating in a concert at the Fox Cities Performing Arts Center. Students will explore pieces by Strauss, Mendelssohn, Filho and more! 

Key Themes: musical concepts, symphony, performance, concert etiquette
 

All participating teachers are required to attend a professional development workshop on Tue., Oct. 22, 2019. More info 


March 31, 2020

Llama Llama Live! Llama Llama Live!

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3/31/2020 9:30:00 AM 3/31/2020 10:30:00 AM America/Chicago Llama Llama Live! http://foxcitiespac.com/Education/Schools-and-Educators/Bemis-Company-Education-Series/Performances/Llama-Llama-Live!-Script,-Music-and-Lyrics-by-Aust/Llama-Llama-Live! Bedtime has never been so exciting! It’s the end of the day for the Llama family. After a long day of adventures at the school and the store, Baby Llama can’t wait to put on his red pajamas. He and his friends, the toys, are ready to sing and dance their way to sleep, except they need a bedtime story, a kiss goodnight and a drink of water. But, where’s Mama? This hilarious new musical is based on the bestselling books by Anna Dewdney.

Key Themes: literature, values and decision making, rhyming, emotional learning
 
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Llama Llama Live! Script, Music and Lyrics by Austin Zumbro

Bedtime has never been so exciting! It’s the end of the day for the Llama family. After a long day of adventures at the school and the store, Baby Llama can’t wait to put on his red pajamas. He and his friends, the toys, are ready to sing and dance their way to sleep, except they need a bedtime story, a kiss goodnight and a drink of water. But, where’s Mama? This hilarious new musical is based on the bestselling books by Anna Dewdney.

Key Themes: literature, values and decision making, rhyming, emotional learning
 

March 31, 2020

Llama Llama Live! Llama Llama Live!

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3/31/2020 12:30:00 PM 3/31/2020 1:30:00 PM America/Chicago Llama Llama Live! http://foxcitiespac.com/Education/Schools-and-Educators/Bemis-Company-Education-Series/Performances/Llama-Llama-Live!-Script,-Music-and-Lyrics-by-Aust/Llama-Llama-Live!-(1) Bedtime has never been so exciting! It’s the end of the day for the Llama family. After a long day of adventures at the school and the store, Baby Llama can’t wait to put on his red pajamas. He and his friends, the toys, are ready to sing and dance their way to sleep, except they need a bedtime story, a kiss goodnight and a drink of water. But, where’s Mama? This hilarious new musical is based on the bestselling books by Anna Dewdney.

Key Themes: literature, values and decision making, rhyming, emotional learning
 
See Website Fox Cities PAC no-reply@foxcitiespac.org

Llama Llama Live! Script, Music and Lyrics by Austin Zumbro

Bedtime has never been so exciting! It’s the end of the day for the Llama family. After a long day of adventures at the school and the store, Baby Llama can’t wait to put on his red pajamas. He and his friends, the toys, are ready to sing and dance their way to sleep, except they need a bedtime story, a kiss goodnight and a drink of water. But, where’s Mama? This hilarious new musical is based on the bestselling books by Anna Dewdney.

Key Themes: literature, values and decision making, rhyming, emotional learning
 

April 1, 2020

The Belle of Amherst The Belle of Amherst

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4/1/2020 9:30:00 AM 4/1/2020 10:30:00 AM America/Chicago The Belle of Amherst http://foxcitiespac.com/Education/Schools-and-Educators/Bemis-Company-Education-Series/Performances/The-Belle-of-Amherst-by-William-Luce-Starring-Ging/The-Belle-of-Amherst-(1) Get to know poet Emily Dickinson as never before as actress Ginger Grace paints an inspiring biographical portrait of this famous and eccentric woman in this one woman show. Poetry and prose are woven together to reveal Dickinson’s deep sensitivity, lively intelligence and wicked sense of humor. In Dickinson’s own words, “Every small town must have its local character, and for Amherst, that’s what I am.”

Key Themes: poetry, biography, American author, women studies
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The Belle of Amherst by William Luce Starring Ginger Grace as Emily Dickinson

Get to know poet Emily Dickinson as never before as actress Ginger Grace paints an inspiring biographical portrait of this famous and eccentric woman in this one woman show. Poetry and prose are woven together to reveal Dickinson’s deep sensitivity, lively intelligence and wicked sense of humor. In Dickinson’s own words, “Every small town must have its local character, and for Amherst, that’s what I am.”

Key Themes: poetry, biography, American author, women studies

April 1, 2020

The Belle of Amherst The Belle of Amherst

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4/1/2020 12:30:00 PM 4/1/2020 1:30:00 PM America/Chicago The Belle of Amherst http://foxcitiespac.com/Education/Schools-and-Educators/Bemis-Company-Education-Series/Performances/The-Belle-of-Amherst-by-William-Luce-Starring-Ging/The-Belle-of-Amherst Get to know poet Emily Dickinson as never before as actress Ginger Grace paints an inspiring biographical portrait of this famous and eccentric woman in this one woman show. Poetry and prose are woven together to reveal Dickinson’s deep sensitivity, lively intelligence and wicked sense of humor. In Dickinson’s own words, “Every small town must have its local character, and for Amherst, that’s what I am.”

Key Themes: poetry, biography, American author, women studies
See Website Fox Cities PAC no-reply@foxcitiespac.org

The Belle of Amherst by William Luce Starring Ginger Grace as Emily Dickinson

Get to know poet Emily Dickinson as never before as actress Ginger Grace paints an inspiring biographical portrait of this famous and eccentric woman in this one woman show. Poetry and prose are woven together to reveal Dickinson’s deep sensitivity, lively intelligence and wicked sense of humor. In Dickinson’s own words, “Every small town must have its local character, and for Amherst, that’s what I am.”

Key Themes: poetry, biography, American author, women studies

April 14, 2020

My Heart In A Suitcase My Heart In A Suitcase

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4/14/2020 9:30:00 AM 4/14/2020 10:30:00 AM America/Chicago My Heart In A Suitcase http://foxcitiespac.com/Education/Schools-and-Educators/Bemis-Company-Education-Series/Performances/My-Heart-In-A-Suitcase/My-Heart-In-A-Suitcase It’s World War II and for Anne Lehmann, her family and all the Jews in Germany, life is deteriorating quickly. In order to protect their daughter, Mr. and Mrs. Lehmann may have to say goodbye to her forever. Now Anne must struggle to bring meaning out of despair, to cling to love and hope in a world that seems to be filled with hatred and violence. The play, based on a real-life story, explores the importance of combating intolerance and respecting fellow human beings.

Key Themes: history, literature, relationships, transformation
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My Heart In A Suitcase

It’s World War II and for Anne Lehmann, her family and all the Jews in Germany, life is deteriorating quickly. In order to protect their daughter, Mr. and Mrs. Lehmann may have to say goodbye to her forever. Now Anne must struggle to bring meaning out of despair, to cling to love and hope in a world that seems to be filled with hatred and violence. The play, based on a real-life story, explores the importance of combating intolerance and respecting fellow human beings.

Key Themes: history, literature, relationships, transformation

April 14, 2020

My Heart In A Suitcase My Heart In A Suitcase

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4/14/2020 12:30:00 PM 4/14/2020 1:30:00 PM America/Chicago My Heart In A Suitcase http://foxcitiespac.com/Education/Schools-and-Educators/Bemis-Company-Education-Series/Performances/My-Heart-In-A-Suitcase/My-Heart-In-A-Suitcase-(1) It’s World War II and for Anne Lehmann, her family and all the Jews in Germany, life is deteriorating quickly. In order to protect their daughter, Mr. and Mrs. Lehmann may have to say goodbye to her forever. Now Anne must struggle to bring meaning out of despair, to cling to love and hope in a world that seems to be filled with hatred and violence. The play, based on a real-life story, explores the importance of combating intolerance and respecting fellow human beings.

Key Themes: history, literature, relationships, transformation
See Website Fox Cities PAC no-reply@foxcitiespac.org

My Heart In A Suitcase

It’s World War II and for Anne Lehmann, her family and all the Jews in Germany, life is deteriorating quickly. In order to protect their daughter, Mr. and Mrs. Lehmann may have to say goodbye to her forever. Now Anne must struggle to bring meaning out of despair, to cling to love and hope in a world that seems to be filled with hatred and violence. The play, based on a real-life story, explores the importance of combating intolerance and respecting fellow human beings.

Key Themes: history, literature, relationships, transformation

April 17, 2020

Diary of a Wombat Diary of a Wombat

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4/17/2020 9:30:00 AM 4/17/2020 10:30:00 AM America/Chicago Diary of a Wombat http://foxcitiespac.com/Education/Schools-and-Educators/Bemis-Company-Education-Series/Performances/Diary-of-a-Wombat/Diary-of-a-Wombat With a relaxed, sensory-friendly 12:30 p.m. performance available, this delightful, nonverbal depiction of the beloved multi-award winning book by Jackie French and Bruce Whatley will engage students and educators alike. Join Mothball, the naughtiest wombat in Australia, who becomes bored with her daily routine and goes in search of shelter and food, creating chaos around her. Learn more about relaxed performances.

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Key Themes: music, literature, puppetry, sustainability
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Diary of a Wombat

With a relaxed, sensory-friendly 12:30 p.m. performance available, this delightful, nonverbal depiction of the beloved multi-award winning book by Jackie French and Bruce Whatley will engage students and educators alike. Join Mothball, the naughtiest wombat in Australia, who becomes bored with her daily routine and goes in search of shelter and food, creating chaos around her. Learn more about relaxed performances.

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April 17, 2020

Diary of a Wombat Diary of a Wombat

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4/17/2020 12:30:00 PM 4/17/2020 1:30:00 PM America/Chicago Diary of a Wombat http://foxcitiespac.com/Education/Schools-and-Educators/Bemis-Company-Education-Series/Performances/Diary-of-a-Wombat/Diary-of-a-Wombat-(1) With a relaxed, sensory-friendly 12:30 p.m. performance available, this delightful, nonverbal depiction of the beloved multi-award winning book by Jackie French and Bruce Whatley will engage students and educators alike. Join Mothball, the naughtiest wombat in Australia, who becomes bored with her daily routine and goes in search of shelter and food, creating chaos around her. Learn more about relaxed performances.

You may download our Social Story here.

Key Themes: music, literature, puppetry, sustainability
See Website Fox Cities PAC no-reply@foxcitiespac.org

Diary of a Wombat

With a relaxed, sensory-friendly 12:30 p.m. performance available, this delightful, nonverbal depiction of the beloved multi-award winning book by Jackie French and Bruce Whatley will engage students and educators alike. Join Mothball, the naughtiest wombat in Australia, who becomes bored with her daily routine and goes in search of shelter and food, creating chaos around her. Learn more about relaxed performances.

You may download our Social Story here.

Key Themes: music, literature, puppetry, sustainability

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