Kentucky Chautauqua

Kentucky Chautauqua

Excerpts from traveling stage shows, sponsored by the Kentucky Humanities Council, in which actors portray five characters from Kentucky history: Nancy Sherburne as Belle Brezing, the notorious Lexington madam; Laura Lee Duncan O'Connell as Cora Wilson Stewart, the adult education pioneer who founded the "Moonlight Schools"; George T. Vaughn as the Rev. Elisha Green, a former slave who fought for civil rights; Jimmy Lowe as author Jesse Stuart; and Vic Hellard Jr. as Gov. Edwin Porch Morrow, who championed women's rights, fair tax assessments, governmental accountability, and education reform. A 1992 KET production.

Show all past Kentucky Chautauqua episodes.

Products

VIDEO:
   Price available upon request.
   Kentucky schools may order from KET.
   KET Duplication Services
   (800) 945-9167
   600 Cooper Drive
   Lexington, KY 40502-2296
   shop@ket.org