Winner of the Edinburgh Festival Fringe First Award for Outstanding New Drama, Amelia Lives chronicles the triumphs and tragedies of famed American aviatrix Amelia Earhart. Described by the Denver Post as a "funny, breathless celebration of adventure," this one woman show begins with Earhart's last flight and traces highlights of her public achievements and private secrets as precious memories pass before her eyes. Based on the actual events of Amelia Earhart's life, adventure, excitement, romance and mystery all play a part in this exciting new show which has been called a "tour de force...exuberant, entirely convincing and certainly a must." On stage Amelia Earhart, the legendary figure whose enigmatic disappearance continues to haunt generations, lives!
- Type of Show Full-length Play
- Product Code A37000
- Cast Size 1
- Min. Royalty Rate $80/perf
- Cost $9.95
- Approx. Run Time 75 min
- Target Audience Young Audiences | Middle School | High School | College and Adult
- Performing Group Middle School | High School | College Theatre | Community Theatre | TYA | Touring Group | Dinner Theatre
- Genre Drama
- ISBN(13) 9781583424193
- "We have received very positive feedback from students and school administrators during our touring production of Amelia Lives. The play manages to give both an historic and personal rendering of a fascinating woman who dared to dream big and live her life on her own terms."
- Review by Mike Solomonson, Northland Pioneer College, Holbrook, AZ