Spring 2009

Dr. Susan Russell
Directed by: Dr. Susan Russell - Associate Professor of Theatre Arts

June 13 - 20
Kline Theatre


Gettysburg College theatre arts Prof. Susan Russell wrote the book and lyrics for Helen and Teacher. The play follows Sullivan's real-life struggle to teach Keller, who was blind and deaf, culminating in Keller's acquisition of language in 1887. Original music is by Dr. Lynn Gumert. 

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Music by Dr. Lynn Gumert,
Visiting Artist, Rutgers University