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I Now Pronounce You Lucy Stone
July 15, 2020 @ 6:30 PM - 8:00 PM$20 – $25
This is an online event.
A Leader of Women’s Suffrage, Lucy Stone, Transports Audiences back in Time!
Berkshire County Historical Society at Herman Melville’s Arrowhead and the Bidwell House Museum Present History At PlayTM, LLC’s Critically Acclaimed One-Woman Performance Celebrating the Centennial of the 19th Amendment in the United States.
Now, in honor of the 2020 centennial celebration for Women’s Suffrage, HAP, LLC brings Lucy Stone’s incredible story direct to the comfort of your home via LIVESTREAM on Wednesday, July 15th at 6:30 PM. This special event is co-sponsored by the Berkshire County Historical Society (BCHS) at Herman Melville’s Arrowhead and the Bidwell House Museum (BHM). The LIVESTREAM production of I Now Pronounce You Lucy Stone is approximately 60 minutes, followed by real-time audience Q&A. Suitable for all ages.
In this presentation of I Now Pronounce You Lucy Stone, HAP, LLC Founder and Artistic Director Judith Kalaora is Lucy Stone: The first woman from Massachusetts to earn a college degree, a fierce abolitionist, and women’s rights activist. Challenging discrimination is not easy, but Lucy Stone is never one to take the easy road. Even Susan B. Anthony credited Lucy Stone for her involvement in the tumultuous women’s rights movement. The fight for suffrage is ferocious, so come along for the ride! This live event brings the vibrancy of theatrical performance direct to your home: Conducted in authentic period wardrobe, with vintage props, and professionally-designed sets.
Tickets are $20 per household for members of either the BCHS and/or BHM, and $25 for not-yet members, available for purchase at Eventbrite. You will receive a link to view the performance several days prior. For more information please see www.bidwellhousemuseum.org or call either BCHS at 413-442-1793 or BHM at 413-528-6888.