Sheryl Faye Presents: Eleanor Roosevelt
Bring Helen Keller, Clara Barton, Laura Ingalls Wilder, Eleanor Roosevelt, Amelia Earhart, Abigail Adams, Sally Ride, or Anne Frank to your school or organization!
Eleanor Roosevelt – The First Lady of The World
After suffering through an unhappy childhood, and losing her parents and one of her brothers. She figured out where she fit in and could make a difference. She grew up and became an American politician. The longest-serving First Lady of the United States. She was the first presidential spouse to hold press conferences, write a syndicated newspaper column, and speak at a national convention. She advocated for expanded roles for women in the workplace, the civil rights of African Americans and Asian Americans, and the rights of World War II refugees. She became one of the first delegates to The United Nations. One of the top ten most admired people of the 20th century. “…as individuals we live cooperatively, and, to the best of our ability, serve the community in which we live…our own success, to be real, must contribute.” – Eleanor Roosevelt
Sheryl starts as an adult and goes back to her childhood and back to an adult again. This show is appraise for children and adults.
RELATED CURRICULUM SUGGESTIONS:
- Women’s History
- First Ladies
Other historical women performance by Sheryl Faye:
Clara Barton – Civil War Nurse and Red Cross Founder
Helen Keller – Champion of the Disabled
Laura Ingalls Wilder – The Writer of the Frontier
Amelia Earhart – Pioneer in Aviation
NEW! Anne Frank – A Life to Remember: A Story of Hope, Love, and Perseverance Booking now!
Historical Women Performances
These performances are ideal for:
- School Assemblies
- Enrichment Programs
- After-school Programs
- Theater Groups
- Historical Societies
- Scout Troops
- Senior Homes
- Birthday Parties