CCT: Themselves

{Folklife & Traditional Arts Artist}


Themselves brings artistry and experience to two interactive, curriculum-based educational programs and to their Irish duo, trio, and quartet performances. K-8 programs include: "An Immigrantís Story," the story of a 19th century Irish girl who leaves the potato famineís devastation and journeys to America; and "The Oregon Trail - A Tale of Westward Expansion," a story about vast wilderness, gaining courage, perseverance, and interdependence on a wagon train journey to Oregon in 1852. Period songs, costumes, props, and journal entries contribute. Study guides available.

Requirements: Stage/dance floor, small table, two chairs.

Audience: All ages

Fees: School programs: $1,100; Performances: $650; Workshops: $400.

Agent: For school bookings and fee structure, contact Young Audiences of CT at

Contact Information:
Wendy Kerner Lucas
176 Logan Road, New Canaan, CT 06840