Queen Elizabeth II
A lecture (not a portrayal) about the life of Britain's longest serving monarch
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It's my life's work to bring memorable women from the past alive and to tell historical stories so that lessons from the past are more meaningful and powerful.
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-- Princess Elizabeth (future Queen Elizabeth II) marries Philip Mountbatten at Westminster Abbey in 1947 [Program: Queen Elizabeth II lecture]
-- Amelia Earhart disappears over the Pacific Ocean on July 2, 1937 [Program: Amelia Earhart portrayal)]
-- Alice Paul organizes the first-ever White House picketing demonstrations on Jan. 11, 1917 [Program: Alice Paul portrayal]
-- Queen Elizabeth II’s family formally becomes the House of Windsor (replacing the House of Saxe-Coburg-Goth) [Program: Queen Elizabeth II lecture]
-- John F. Kennedy is born on May 29, 1917 [Program: Jackie Kennedy portrayal]
-- Victoria, at age 18, became Queen of England on June 20th, 1837, succeeding her uncle William IV [Program: Queen Victoria lecture]
-- Alexander Hamilton and his future wife, Elizabeth Schuyler, are born in 1757 [Program: Hamilton's Women portrayal]
Imagine having a conversation with a celebrated First Lady, a survivor of the Titanic disaster, or an aviation pioneer. Or delving deep into the story of a renowned department store or legendary film.
I give voice to stories from the past. As entertaining as they are educational, these programs bring history alive in a fun, inspiring and educational way.
The suffragist who was jailed and force-fed for demanding women's right to vote