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Online Lecture: Ben Franklin at Home: A Living History Performance

Join us at 2:00 p.m. (ET) on Tuesday, April 13 for a one-hour live interpretation and Q&A as we meet Benjamin Franklin and gain a new understanding about the founding of America.
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Online Program

Online Lecture: Ben Franklin at Home: A Living History Performance

Join us at 2:00 p.m. (ET) on Tuesday, April 13 for a one-hour live interpretation and Q&A as we meet Benjamin Franklin and gain a new understanding about the founding of America.
Length
1 day
Starts at
25
Program No. 24246 RJ
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Meet founding father Benjamin Franklin in his Philadelphia home to discuss history, science, philosophy, journalism and his role in the founding of the United States of America. With wit and wisdom, Dr. Benjamin Franklin invites you to one of the most important periods in world history, the Age of Enlightenment. Learn how the the sixteenth child of Boston candlemakers became one of the most important scientists and politicians of his era.

General Notes

Your online lecture will take place live over the course of 1-2 hours. All times are listed in the EASTERN time zone. If you live in a different time zone, please adjust your schedule accordingly. This live online experience uses Zoom Webinar, an easy-to-use web video service. All you need is an Internet connection and your computer. You will receive a confirmation email when you enroll and a reminder email one week, one day, as well as the morning of the event with a link and instructions on how to tune in. You will not be pictured on screen during the lecture, but you will have the opportunity to ask questions to the instructor live using the Q&A box. Unless otherwise noted in the lecture description, all those who enroll in this program can attend the live event and will also receive a recording of the lecture that you can watch any time within two weeks following the live event.
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Mitchell Kramer
Mitchell Kramer has a B.A. in playwriting from Hampshire College and attended Circle in the Square acting conservatory. He has worked off-Broadway and in regional theater including the New York Theater Workshop and Dorset Theater Festival. He is a costumed Historic Interpreter portraying Benjamin Franklin in Old City Philadelphia. Mitchell has written and produced plays for children and adults and a series of historically accurate stories about 18th century Philadelphia for Historic Philadelphia, Inc. He is on the Board of Directors of Mount Sinai Cemetery.

Please note: This expert may not be available for every date of this program.

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Mitchell Kramer has a B.A. in playwriting from Hampshire College and attended Circle in the Square acting conservatory. He has worked off-Broadway and in regional theater including the New York Theater Workshop and Dorset Theater Festival. He is a costumed Historic Interpreter portraying Benjamin Franklin in Old City Philadelphia. Mitchell has written and produced plays for children and adults and a series of historically accurate stories about 18th century Philadelphia for Historic Philadelphia, Inc. He is on the Board of Directors of Mount Sinai Cemetery.





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