NE Oregon Arts

Across a Barrier of Fear – One Woman Play – Eleanor Roosevelt

A Gathering Place for the Arts in Wallowa County

April 15th – 7 PM

Nationally Touring Performance!

Join us for a theatre performance at the Josephy Center for a one-woman show in the words of Eleanor Roosevelt called Across a Barrier of Fear on Wednesday, April 15 at 7 p.m., doors open at 6:30 p.m. Performed by actor Jane VanBoskirk. This show is currently  touring nationally.

In her day, Eleanor was the most beloved woman in the world, and the most despised; the most quoted First Lady of all time, and the most lampooned. She was visible and unstoppable. She was Eleanor Roosevelt.

– An aristocrat who championed the rights of workers
– A mother who believed in ?vision and bigness of soul?
­- The author of books, magazine columns and radio broadcasts
– The wife of four­ time President Franklin D. Roosevelt
– A diplomat and tireless worker for universal human rights

Jane VanBoskirk, the distinguished character actress, portrays Eleanor in a one-­woman show by playwright Sharon Whitney.