Living News at the National Constitution Center


525 Arch Street Independence Mall
Philadelphia, PA19106
Organization Type: 
Arts Organization
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Living News at the National Constitution Center is a live, theatrical performance that introduces controversial constitutional issues to students and encourages them to explore their points of view on timely issues. Three actors present current issues in a dynamic and interactive way. Incorporating video, contemporary music, and current news broadcasts, Living News energizes students by including them in the discussion throughout the performance. The result will evoke passion and dialogue among your students. Living News, located in the Bank of America Theater, enables students, families, and educators to explore current, controversial topics in an open forum setting and explores topics such as: freedom of religion; freedom of speech; gay rights; immigration law; right against unreasonable search and seizure; and segregation.

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