School History Shows, Assemblies & Workshops

Here is a list of School History Shows, Assemblies & Workshops. Browse our elementary, middle and high school History show providers. Inquire here about any of these providers or select one to view below.

 

Amazing Inventions And Their Inventors. History Meets Science

Inventions have shaped our world, and we benefit from them daily. Where did they come from? Who invented them? What's next? In this fun, funny and thought-provoking program, Mr. Dennis looks at steam engines, silly putty, light bulbs, peanut butter, and other major... > View Profile

Historical Characters of the Past

David Wolfe: Historical Presenter            Allow me to introduce myself; I am a historical presenter. I portray President Lincoln, President Washington, and Dr. Ben Franklin. I’ve had the honor and privilege to... > View Profile

Historical Figures

Here is your opportunity to have "The Living Lincoln" visit your school during the months of January and February. This excellent historical program has now been presented in thousands of schools across thirty-five states from New England to California. Besides... > View Profile

Starry Road to Freedom

Starry Road to Freedom is an original one-man show in which award-winning actor, Darius Wallace, brings the great abolitionist Frederick Douglass to life. This theatrical journey uses the power of story, poetry, and song to show how Douglass rose from slavery to... > View Profile

Living History Assemblies

LIVE OAKES EDUCATIONAL THEATER Award-Winning Living History assemblies. Enlightening Edu-tainment integrating the state standards since 1994. "The best assembly I've seen in 33 years of teaching."       - Teacher, Kennedy... > View Profile

Dolley Madison Remembers

Of the early First Ladies in the United States, Dolley Madison, wife of James Madison, fourth President of the United States, has been considered the most colorful. In her eight years in Washington, D.C.  (1809-1817), she made the President's Mansion a delightful place to visit.... > View Profile

Adventurous Pioneer

Amelia Earhart, Pioneer in Aviation: Take your students on a thrilling, fast-paced journey through the life of the adventurous pioneer (and one-time Massachussettsian) who in 1932 became the first woman, and only the second aviator, to pilot a plane across the Atlantic Ocean.... > View Profile

I'm Always Drunk In San Francisco (and I don't drink at all)

 A loving tribute to the culture and history of San Francisco by some of the greatest writers of all time. San Francisco history comes to life in a fun and lively show. Written by JACK KEROUAC, MARK TWAIN, JACK LONDON, H.L. MENCKEN and GARY KAMIYA.Conceived, performed and... > View Profile

Ben Franklin is Coming

Dr. Rich Davis travels the U.S. with his world-class school assembly program The Magic of Reading with Ben Franklin. Follow the path of a modern-day Benjamin Franklin as he travels the country, visiting schools and libraries from Tampa to Taneytown, Currituck to... > View Profile

Ellis Island--Gateway To A Dream

Ellis Island served as headquarters for immigrants coming to America from 1892 to 1954. It is estimated that before closing, 12 million people came through on their way to a new life in America. Our 55-minute musical captures the essence of the immigrant journey and hardships... > View Profile

History through Song

Connecticut History through Song:  Bill and friends present songs from his Profiles of Connecticut CD, specifically designed to complement the 4th through 6th grade history curricula. Vignettes of people and events in Connecticut history are brought to life by an Official... > View Profile

Bottle Tree

This project is adapted from the freed slaves’ tradition of remembering their ancestors by creating memory bottles and hanging them in a nearby tree. Artist educators visit each class and help students fill a bottle with tributes and memories relating to their own... > View Profile

Paul Revere & Friends

Have you ever worked with dummies? (This is where you laugh and reply “Yes, every day!). Invite Paul Revere to your school assembly. Ventriloquist Kevin Driscoll is a Massachusetts Certified Teacher with decades of teaching experience. His FIVE STAR "Paul Revere &... > View Profile

A Revolution of Her Own: Deborah Samson Gannett

A Revolution of Her Own: Deborah Samson Gannett (1762-1827) Deborah Samson Gannett, the first woman to enlist, to fight in, and to be honorably discharged from the American Military captivates audiences in an hour-long program chronicling her life. An indentured servant by... > View Profile

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