Walnut Street Theatre Touring Outreach Company
Best for Grades 5 – 8
Come enjoy an immersive historical retelling of the life of Bessie Coleman, the first Black and Native American female aviator! Join Bessie’s journey as she faces adversity, overcomes her challenges, and strives to achieve her dreams. Bessie teaches us that you can never shoot too high – believe in yourself and you’ll be a star too!
Click HERE for National Women’s History Museum’s bio of Bessie Coleman (1892-1926)
Learning Connections: Women's History, African-American History, Character Building, Perseverance, Culturally Responsive
Supports the learning requirements of DE-HB 198.