Impactful theatre based on memoir by Anne Lehmann Fox
Offer a path to empathy for the perils of persecuted people through this gripping and poignant production about a hard decision, the strength of the human spirit and the enduring power of a family’s love.
Anne Lehmann and her family no longer feel safe in their Berlin home. In order to protect their daughter in 1938 Germany, Mr. and Mrs. Lehmann may have to say goodbye to her forever and send her on the Kindertransport. Anne must struggle to bring meaning out of despair, to cling to love and hope even in a world that seems to be filled with hatred and violence.
Core Explorers: Grades 4-8
Curriculum Connections: Theatre, Family Relationships, History, Literature-Based, Values-Based