TO HOME: An American Journey
Performed: Oct. 12 and 26, Nov. 2 and 18, Dec. 6, 2004
This live performance unfolds the stories of Emma Lazarus, an immigrant's
daughter, who became Lady Liberty's poet, and Irving Berlin, who
emerged from the decks of an immigrant ship to become one of America's
best-loved composers. Explore with them how the values of liberty,
opportunity and religous freedom shaped American history. 45 minutes
long, this performance was designed for audiences ages 10 and up.
This presentation was part of the public programs
surrounding the exhibition "From
Haven to Home: 350 years of Jewish Life in America"
Commisioned from The