The Incomparable Nellie Bly: America’s First Woman Reporter

  • The Incomparable Nellie Bly by Anne Pasquale | Young Audiences New Jersey

Description

At a time when a woman’s place was thought to be the home, Nellie Bly dared to travel the world in search of a story. Actress Anne Pasquale brings the renowned stunt reporter of the 1890s New York World back from the past. Through story, song, and participatory reenactments, students are engaged by this legendary woman’s life. They learn how Bly’s provocative reporting style changed journalism forever. “Nellie Bly” is a personal encounter with 19th-century America through the eyes of one of its most compassionate and heroic journalists.

Price & Info

Price

Assembly Price: $675

Assembly Two-in-a-Row Price: $930

Travel Fee: $75 per day

Information

Audience Limit: 250

Program Length: 45 min.

Appropriate For Grade(s): Kindergarten, 1st, 2nd, 3rd, 4th, 5th, 6th, 7th, 8th, 9th

Theme

Theme

American History Month

Arts Appreciation Month

National Arts & Humanities Month

Women’s History Month

Curriculum Standards

Curriculum Standards

Social Studies

Visual & Performing Arts

Tech

Technical Requirements

Small desk and 3 chairs. Prefers to be on stage.