Voices from Ellis Island

Pippa White

 Based on interviews and memoirs, this one-person show tells the exciting stories of seven immigrants who made their way through Ellis Island, America's 'front door to freedom', in the early part of the 20th Century. 


These fascinating stories are amusing, frightening, inspiring, and true.


To schedule this program please contact us at 816-531-4022 or by email at booknow@kcya.org. 


Grade Levels: 5,6,7,8,9,10,11,12

Fees: $363 single, $726 double / Title I Schools may qualify for funding assistance.

Maximum Audience Size: 250 students

Availability: Limited; please inquire

Program Length: 70 minutes; Can be shortened to 55 minutes if needed

Teacher Guide: Voices From Ellis Island TPG

Requirements: Requires a well-lit gym or auditorium that can be darkened for parts of the presentation; sound system with microphone jack. 30 minute set up time prior to performance.

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