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NATIONAL CATHEDRAL and WASHINGTON METRO WILLESDEN READ

April 15 @ 7:00 pm - 8:00 pm

Attend the Family Performance at the Washington National Cathedral on April 15th at 7:00 PM.
Can’t attend live? Educators and students are invited to join thousands of their peers across the DMV for the acclaimed Willesden READS in the virtual performance premiering on April 15th. Stay tuned for registration.
In this 50-minute theatrical performance based on the best-selling book, The Children of Willesden Lane, author, performer and virtuoso concert pianist Mona Golabek offers uplifting messages of resilience and hope for students at a time when they most need it.
Watch this three-minute video to see how the program has reached students around the world.
In advance of the live event, educators will be invited to participate in professional development, provided by Echoes & Reflections, to deepen understanding of the historical context of The Children of Willesden Lane books and to learn to incorporate The Willesden Project’s companion resources found in IWitness, USC Shoah Foundation’s educational website, into their teaching.
THE STORY
The Children of Willesden Lane is the best-selling book about the power of music and how one teenage refugee, Lisa Jura, Mona’s mother, held onto her dreams, survived the Holocaust and inspired a generation of her contemporaries.

Details

Date:
April 15
Time:
7:00 pm - 8:00 pm

Venue

Washigton National Cathedral
3101 Wisconsin Ave NW
Washington, DC, United States