Price: $210.00

    Code: 1145

    Produced by Wendy Scott-Penson and Mike Grundmann
    1992, 29 minutes
    Purchase: $210 | Classroom Rental: $50

    Follows a class of six- and seven-year-olds through a six-week summer drama school at Philadelphia's Freedom Theatre, where intensive theater training provides the youngsters with valuable lessons of self-discipline and self-confidence. Interviews with the school's founder, instructors, students, parents and graduates discuss the school's education in the theatrical arts as well as the experience of personal growth and empowerment it provides.

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    * * * Good "It will enhance collections that include theater, education, and African- American studies." - Video Rating Guide for Libraries


    "...thought-provoking and enjoyable...presents an upbeat and useful model of teaching and successful program development for parents, teachers, and other adults concerned with community health and children" - School Library Journal