Broadway Books First Class

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Partnerships
Hollie E. Wright
Treshelle Edmond
Bryce Pinkham

Books are selected by Dr. Wellbrock in collaboration with each guest artist to promote student interest and support current classroom themes.  


plus many more...
Gregory Jbara

Broadway Books First Class welcomes Members of the broadway community into the classroom to share THEIR time and PERFORMING ARTS GIFTS.


Each visit PROMOTEs LITERACY and the arts FOR CHILDREN WHO ARE DEAF, HARD OF HEARING AND DEAF-ALLIED. ​

Children's books
Nathan Lane

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VISITS 

Stockard Channing

For the inside scoop on each visit click on "the Visits" tab above or the "read More" button below

PERFORMERS

Eden Duncan-Smith
CHarles Busch

BOOKS

Michael Urie
Joshua Castille

 

 

 

Each Broadway Books First Class visit consists of...

 

introductions in

American Sign LANGUAGE (ASL)

 

​A reading of a high quality children's book in spoken english and ASL

 

​A question and answer session with our guest artist about life upon the wicked stage

 

A group photo

 

A SHOW OF GRATITUDE


And when funding permits...

a book signing with copies OF THE BOOK for each student

 


 

 

 

 

 

Broadway books First Class 

partnered with Our Voices to create a children's show and companion book entitled How the I becomes the We based on stories by the children in first, second and third grades.​ 

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Thank you to the Louis Valentino Jr. Memorial Fund, the "47" Alumni Association, Teachers college columbia university, the PS347 Parent Association, Devlin Elliott, Nathan Lane, Julianne Moore and Cathy markland for your generous support in helping to provide books for every child.

Julianne Moore

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​WE ALSO TEAMED WITH KORI RUSHTON OF IRT THEATER FOR  BROADWAY BOOKS UPPER CLASS

Alison Fraser