The beautiful story of a dynamic friendship between Elizabeth Cady Stanton and Susan B. Anthony that results in a gift to all women–the right to vote – comes to Gallery Theater in West Chicago. The play is an easy, enjoyable way to learn history outside of the classroom.
Votes for Women and Nothing Less is an original drama presented in recognition of Women’s History Month. It is the story of Susan B. Anthony and Elizabeth Cady Stanton, who worked tirelessly for over fifty years to secure womens’ right to vote. The play highlights their struggles, humor and frustrations. They are credited with striking the spark that eventually ignited women around the world to rally for the right to vote.
This play is an entertaining way for children (older elementary age and up) to learn this important part of history.
The play runs March 17, 18 and 19, 2017. Performances are Friday 7:30 p.m., Saturday 3:00 p.m. and 7:30 p.m. and Sunday 3:00 p.m. at Gallery Theater Studio, 203 Turner Court in West Chicago.
The cast includes Anna Mayoral, Carol Townsend of West Chicago), Lynda Porter, Michael Bender, Toria Jozef of West Chicago, Diana Oshiro, and Carolyn Larsen.
There are special ticket prices for this play celebrating Women’s History Month. Tickets are $10 for adults. $8 for those 14 – 18; and $5 for 14 and under.
*Content courtesy of Gallery Theater.