The Spirit of Harriet Tubman
Number of participants
In-person: 300, Video: 500, Online Q&A: 60
Black Legacy, North American History
Seniors, Grade 5, Grade 6, Grade 7, Grade 8, Grade 9, Grade 10, Grade 11, Grade 12
About this program
A powerful one-woman show explores the life of Harriet Tubman, a hero of the underground railway and a tireless worker for social justice. Issues examined include racism, gender, personal integrity and the importance of social commitment.
(Grades 5 – 12/sec V) (Grades 3 – 4 with pre-performance preparation)
Dramatic interpretation of history; contributions of visible minorities; explain and demonstrate the use of different patterns in creating effects; recognize appropriate themes; evaluate the quality of a drama performance.
In person (available in Ottawa from March 27-31, 2023)
One-hour performance: $820 + HST
$1.50 per each additional participant up to 350 participants.
Travel and accommodation fees will be added for engagements beyond Southwestern, Western Ontario, and Ottawa.
Combine 1 performance of Harriet is My Hero with 1 performance of The Spirit of Harriet Tubman or Things My Fore- Sisters Saw in same half day: $1,120 + HST
Online Video On Demand
One performance: 65 minutes video + 20 minute Q& A session $470
One performance: 65 minutes video + 60 minute Q& A session $570