Kindertransport

City of Gaithersburg presents

Kindertransport

in partnership with Sandy Spring Theatre Group

Sat ยท September 15, 2018

8:00 pm

$12.00 - $20.00

Just before the outbreak of the Second World War, Britain took in over 10,000 mostly Jewish refugee children from Europe. The rescue effort was known as Kindertransport. Separated from their families and fostered out to British homes, most of the children never saw their parents again.  Based on real accounts with a distinctly female perspective, centering on the experience of one child, Eva, Kindertransport tells a powerful story of survival.  This year marks the 80th anniversary of Kindertransport. Recommended for ages 12 & up.

 

All tickets sales are final. No refunds or exchanges. Online sales end 2 hours prior to curtain.  Box office opens one hour prior to curtain.  All Student and Youth tickets will be held at Will Call. 

 

For ADA seating contact the Arts Barn at 301-258-6394.

Kindertransport
Kindertransport
This year marks the 80th anniversary of Kindertransport. Just before the outbreak of the Second World War, Britain took in over 10,000 mostly Jewish refugee children from Europe. The rescue effort was known as Kindertransport. Separated from their families and fostered out to British homes, most of the children never saw their parents again. Based on real accounts with a distinctly female perspective, centering on the experience of one child, Eva, Kindertransport tells a powerful story of survival.

Their will be a talk-back after the Sept. 16th performance with participants who experienced Kindertransport first-hand.
Venue Information:
Arts Barn
311 Kent Square Road
Gaithersburg, MD, 20878
http://www.gaithersburgmd.gov/