Amelia and Her Paper Tigers is a fun-filled look at the life of Amelia Earhart. Two explorers, tasked to investigate the achievements and mysteries behind one of America’s greatest aviators embark upon a journey they are not likely to forget, through comedy, music, audience participation, and circus arts.
This biographical adventure highlights Amelia Earhart’s determination and courage to challenge the status quo and follow her dream. Perfect for kids from 0-100, the show aims to inspire young people as they begin to claim greater independence. Using acrobatics, song, dance, and primary sources about Amelia’s life, the production addresses what it means to break the social mode and face one’s fears. Produced by Bond Street Theatre and directed by Gretchen Van Lente, the play is performed by Heddy Lahmann-Rosen, and Ilanna Saltzman.