"An Hour to Imagine, Wish and Dream"
These 2 presentations run approximately 60-minutes
and can be tailored for a small or large group, a classroom or a
"The Wishful Penny" by
Jennifer Young and its derivative musical,
"Jenny's Penny" by January Akselrad are at the core of both
presentations. The author and composer utilize their story of the adventurous Lincoln cent
as an ideal and entertaining vehicle to help children understand
the power of their thoughts, practice visualization and learn goal
Educators and kids have great things to say about See The Wish
"Thank you so much for speaking at our
school...I was so happy with the outcome!! The kids were so excited and
the parents were pleased with their conversations at home about it!
is still a huge buzz around the school about your visit!! Its amazing
how (your) visit influenced the students!"
“I learned that when we believe in our self, we can do it, because we are the future.” Nazirqah, Grade 4
was my favorite moment was when you said we can be what ever we want to
learned that dreams come true, wishes come true, too!”
learned that it is not hard to imagine or to believe and my wish is that
you will visit again.”
To learn more or to schedule a presentation, show or signing for your elementary school group or organization, email us or call 917-797-9183
January Akselrad performs as "Library Ann" in her 50-minute interactive children's musical that promotes reading and teaches all about how a library works from the Dewey Decimal System, card catalog, fiction vs. non-fiction, reference, how-to find a book and take it out, and much more!
wish. Feel its power.
"A SPOT OF SUNSHINE-LIKE JOY" that "TEACHES OPTIMISM" in this musical journey of a 1943 Penny who learns about Lincoln, the US Mint, the value of being different and how to make wishes come true!
is available as a See The Wish/Onstage production AND as a Theater Kit that YOU can direct yourself at your day school, synagogue or community theater!
For information and orders, contact Playsilly© Productions and Wishful Penny Books at Penny@wishfulpenny.com