Watch January's interview
on CUNY TV Saving Arts Education! She speaks about the Dramaterials™ and
answers the question - what is the value of having music and theater in
the elementary classroom? Skip ahead to
the 18:15 mark for her segment! Or, watch the entire 29 minute
Edcast if you're interested in how the arts play a role in students'
academic and social development. Hear how the arts improve student
attendance, motivation and graduation rates - great info to use when
championing for arts programs and materials in your school.
"Having seen many of her plays
performed by students, I can definitively say that Ms. Akselrad knows of
what she writes. Her original plays are imaginative, engaging and
delightful. Following her lead, one can certainly be assured of a
successful, educational and fun-filled experience!" Dr. Miriam Westheimer,
Program Director - Teachers College, Columbia University
Plays and Musicals
That Teach Curriculum and Character
Two new plays coming July 1st,
We offer dozens of original plays and musicals to enhance
and build your classroom curriculum. Thank you for your patience as
we add them to our website. If you do not see the subject you are
seeking, please send us an
email. Chances are, we have what
you are looking for, or can quickly tailor a play to fit your needs.