Testimonials

 

“We had the pleasure of having Ms. Simon bring SHE’S HISTORY! to our community center on the Lower East Side, an area devoid of heroes of either gender… the performance was warm and inclusive as she held our middle schoolers captivated with her performance.”

– Katha Cato, Henry Street Settlement

“I truly believe it would be an amazing addition to the curriculum. It is both educational and enter-taining. The students are learning the whole time they are being entertained.”

– Dana Young, PTA President, El Rodeo, Beverly Hills

“I have never seen the students more engaged!”
– David Foldvary, middle school history teacher, Horace Mann, Beverly Hills

“You were awesome. I am now really interested in women’s history.”
– Emma, age 13

“Thank you for the enlightening show. Better than 20 years of school….”
– Jenny

“…she was fantastic – we were very pleased. We had an audience of eighty-nine (a nice mix of teens and adults), and everyone appeared enthralled…”
– Melissa Elliott, Burbank Library

“Thank you for an entertaining and informative romp through women’s history. We enjoyed it a great deal!”
– Catherine Atwell, history teacher, Marlborough School, Los Angeles
– Brett Quimby, English Dept., Marlborough School, Los Angeles

“Great show, Amy – informative, engaging, inspiring!”
– Paula J. Caplan, Harvard University

“You have brought the courage and brilliance of our fore sisters alive, very teen accessible, human and real! Thank you.”
– Martha Wheelock, Women’s History Professor, Harvard Westlake, Los Angeles

“Really outstanding! As a middle school history teacher, I especially appreciated your enthusiasm and the engaging way you presented herstory. I will certainly like to incorporate some of your stories into my 8th grade U.S. history class this upcoming year.”
– Joel Rothblatt, Emerson Middle School

“I was so truly impressed with your show tonight. Thank you for answering the call to educate, enter-tain and awe your audiences doing this important work, sharing these remarkable facts about these incredible trailblazing women. Thanks Amy – you pulled it off! Great work!”
– Ellen Dubois, UCLA History Professor and renowned Women’s History author
Through Women’s Eyes, Unequal Sisters, Feminism and Suffrage

“SHE’S HISTORY provides a perfect supplement to history classes of all ages. I highly recommend Amy Simon’s SHE’S HISTORY to any school interested in bolstering their history curriculum through engaging supportive programs. Our students, parents and staff enjoyed our trip through women’s history immensely.”
– Steve Kessler, Principal, Horace Mann, Beverly Hills

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