Daday, Eileen O., Daily Herald (Arlington Heights, IL)
Byline: Eileen O. Daday Daily Herald correspondent
In this day and age of texting and tweeting, several Arlington Heights second-graders experienced something of a throwback: they learned to write -- more specifically, write for the stage.
"I've never written a play before," said Megan Snow, a second-grader at Ivy Hill Elementary School in Arlington Height, "but it was cool to see our ideas acted out."
Last week, she and her classmates saw the biographies of their teachers they had developed come to life on the stage at the Metropolis Performing Arts Centre in Arlington Heights.
After working with teaching artists from the Metropolis over the last …
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Publication information: Article title: Young Playwrights. Contributors: Daday, Eileen O. - Author. Newspaper title: Daily Herald (Arlington Heights, IL). Publication date: June 4, 2012. Page number: 1. © 2009 Paddock Publications. COPYRIGHT 2012 Gale Group.
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