Concert: A Suffragist Soirée: Celebrating 100 Years of Voting Rights with Music and Dramatic Readings


Gorell Recital Hall, 2nd Floor Sutton Hall The Lively Arts

Come hear the words and music by Suffrage Era Women: "The March of The Women" by Ethel Smyth promoted by Emmeline Pankhurst, the words of Susan B. Anthony, Sojourner Truth, Ida B. Wells, and Indiana's own Jane Leonard and composer Gladys Fisher, along with classical, blues, and jazz selections by courageous women composers of the Suffrage era.

Featuring AAUW and IUP performers: Sarah Mantel and Mary Jo Bowes, AAUW Soirée Coordinators, Gretchen Barbor, Stanley Chepaitis, Lillian Clemons, Evan Englestad, Mary Logan-Hastings, Patricia Holmes, Julianne Laird, Elary Mede, Chloe Tubbs, Rob Lawson, Carl Rahkonen, Susan Wheatley, and IUP music faculty/students.

A Suffragist reception will follow in the Blue Room greeted by AAUW hostess, Charlotte Manges.

Open to the public and free admission.

Presented by the Indiana County AAUW in partnership with IUP.