School-Time Performance: Freedom Train

May 14 – 18, 1990

Production Language English
Country of Origin United States
Description Grades 4-10. Up creek beds, through swamps, over the hills in the dark of night, on 19 secret trips Harriet Tubman guided more than 300 slaves to freedom. A story of self-sacrifice, dedication, and survival, laced with warmth and a sense of humor that celebrates the human spirit in music, dance, dialogue, and mime. Relive the perilous trip along the Underground Railroad as Harriet Tubman becomes its most celebrated "conductor."
Identifier 1990s.01283
VenueOpera House
top billingTheatreworks USA