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She Persisted, The Musical

From 6 member  reviews
Members say: Thought-provoking, Delightful, Relevant, Clever, Intelligent

About the show

Based on Chelsea Clinton’s best-selling book, this new musical follows a 4th grader's field trip to a Women’s History Museum as it turns into a time travel adventure. Recommended for children 5+.


Member Reviews (6)

MEMBERS SAY:

Thought-provoking, Delightful, Relevant, Clever, Intelligent
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Avg Score

81
Intelligent, Relevant, Thought-provoking, Great staging, Delightful

See it if you want to see a good play designed for kids that is educational with songs, and has an interesting set with good lighting. one hour long.

Don't see it if you want to bring very young children as some of the words and the pace of all the information packed in may be to much for them to grasp.

75
Inspiring, Positive, Delightful, Entertaining

See it if Positive children’s musical focusing on diverse women who have “persisted” and done much to change our world.

Don't see it if Inconsistent performances flaw some great upbeat songs —and a great message.

Also Great selection of women featured and a wonderful message. Fun and opt... Read more Read less

90
Thought-provoking, Relevant, Fluffy, Great staging, Clever

See it if Fun time for the family and for kids to learn about trailblazing women

Don't see it if performances couldve been a bit better but the kids wont care about that!

88
Intelligent, Thought-provoking, Great writing, Delightful, Clever

See it if You want a smart show that is fun for all ages. This theater is great because it is so intimate and exactly what this show needs.

Don't see it if Don’t let the “for kids” label turn you off. This show is great for all ages and keeps kids attention, but adults will enjoy it as well.

Also I saw the show with about 60 2nd graders and just wanted to compliment... Read more Read less

95
Relevant, Intelligent, Ambitious, Clever

See it if you want the young people in your life to learn of inspiring and incredible women.

Don't see it if you do not enjoy theatre for young audiences.

86
Thought-provoking, Resonant, Entertaining, Delightful

See it if You're not looking for perfection. Play highlights simply messages & wonderful examples for growth & development - not just for young girls

Don't see it if You need 100% Broadway voices etc. Don't see it if you'll be annoyed if kids are distracted in audience - because kids will be there.


February 24th, 2020
CRITIC’S PICK. "A Musical About Women Who Triumphed: The feminist rallying cry inspired Chelsea Clinton’s children’s book about the likes of Harriet Tubman and Sally Ride. Now it’s a cheerful stage adaptation."
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February 28th, 2020
4/5 Stars "Fast, fun and full of facts...Tobin's profiles of these trailblazers are brief but never condescending, and Wicks La Puma's varied music styles complement the subjects."
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March 4th, 2020
Score: 95%."You will leave the theatre feeling energized and ready for life's obstacles!"
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