Harriet Tubman: The Chosen One

  • Harriet Tubman: The Chosen One by Gwendolyn Briley-Strand |
  • Harriet Tubman: The Chosen One by Gwendolyn Briley-Strand | Young Audiences New Jersey


Available On-Demand only for the 2021-22 School Year.
Gwendolyn Briley-Strand’s powerful one-woman performance takes students along on one of the many treks Harriet Tubman made on the Underground Railroad. Through rousing song, insightful history, and extraordinary acting, this program helps students understand the strength, courage, faith, and steadfastness of this remarkable American, once enslaved herself, who led more than 300 other slaves to freedom.

Program options:

On-Demand (Prerecorded)

Please fill out this inquiry form or call 866-500-9265 for more information. (Virtual programs are not charged a travel fee.)

Price & Info


Assembly Price: $1385

Additional Fees: In-Person Program Travel Fee - $95 per day; Virtual Program Technology Fee - $45; (On-Demand programs are not charged travel or tech fees)


Audience Limit: 250

Program Length: 60

Appropriate For Grade(s): 4th, 5th, 6th, 7th, 8th, 9th, 10th, 11th, 12th



American History Month

Arts Appreciation Month

Black History Month

Character Education Month

Women’s History Month

Curriculum Connections

Curriculum Connections

Character Education

English Language Arts

Social Studies

Visual & Performing Arts

World Cultures


Technical Requirements

Cleared stage or gym floor; sound system (artist will use her own microphone); artist will arrive one hour in advance to set up. 45 minute program and 15 minute question and answer.