Holocaust and the Heroes Among Us (The)

Dianne Moran [ view artist bio ]

The Holocaust and the Heroes Among Us


 Dressed in period clothing, Dianne Moran's character transports students back to 1942 as she speaks of the unbelievable treatment of Nazi Germany's Jewish people. Several student volunteers will be dressed in period clothing as a U.S. soldier and Jewish students. Dianne will lead the volunteers and audience to join her in an improvisational scenario of how anti-Semitism could slowly cause the deaths of six million souls. Highlighted are true stories of bravery by the resistance fighters, all who gave their lives to fight against hatred and racism. A Holocaust timeline will be included and most importantly, how today's students can fight against racism with their own sense of right and wrong. 


To schedule this program please contact us at 816-531-4022 or by email at booknow@kcya.org.



Grade Levels: 9,10,11,12

Fees: $519 for 1 performance; $693 for 2 or more performances on the same day / The break between performances must not exceed 90 minutes to receive the reduced rate.

Maximum Audience Size: 250

Availability: Limited; Please Inquire

Program Length: 45 minutes

Location: At Your School

Teachers' Guide: Holocaust and The Heroes Among Us TPG

Requirements: Large cleared space; long table for display items

Standards: 4.2 4.2 Knows major physical and human features of places as they are represented on maps and globes.5.1 5.1 Understands the broadly defined areas of state and local historical events.5.2 5.2 Knows what individuals and groups have played major roles in historical events and what were their aims, challenges and accomplishments.5.7 5.7 Understands daily life of a farm family from long ago (e.g., work, clothing, tools, food and food production in the early 1800's).& 14.3

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