Deep River: Marian Anderson's Journey

“Marian Anderson used with permission from The Family of James DePreist. Marian Anderson Collection of Photographs, 1898-1992, Kislak Center for Special Collections, Rare Books Manuscripts, University of Pennsylvania.”

DEEP RIVER: MARIAN ANDERSON’S JOURNEY performed by Virginia Opera

FEBRUARY 16, 2018, at 10:30 a.m.

Celebrate Black History Month with a world premiere opera about Marian Anderson’s rise to fame among the world’s greatest concert artists—in spite of experiencing racial prejudice. Ms. Anderson was an important figure in the struggle for civil rights and met each barrier with courage, grace and determination.

For grades 4-12

SOL Areas Addressed:

  • Grade 4 - English Language Arts, Virginia Studies, Music, Science (PH.4)
  • Grade 5 - English Language Arts, US History, Music, Science (PH.5)
  • Grade 6 - English Language Arts, US History, Music, Theatre Arts
  • Grade 7 - US History, Music, Theatre Arts
  • Grade 8 - World History, US History, Music, Theatre Arts
  • Grade 9 - English Language Arts, World History, Music, Theatre Arts
  • Grade 10 - English Language Arts, US History, Music, Science (PH.10), Theatre Arts
  • Grade 11 - English Language Arts, Government, Music, Theatre Arts
  • Grade 12 - English Language Arts, World History, Music, Theatre Arts

 

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