Libby Skala: Bringing Wonder(ful) Women Back to Life

Libby Skala: Bringing Wonder(ful) Women Back to Life

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There isn’t a day when Libby Skala doesn’t think about her grandmother Academy-Award nominated actress Lilia Skala (Lilies of the Field). In fact, Skala has a one woman show that tells her beloved grandmother’s story.

Skala travels the world bringing the stories of four heroic women to life – Her grandmother Lilia in Lilia!, great aunt Elizabeth Polk in A Time to Dance,Felicitas Sofer in Felicitas a baby nurse who escaped the Third Reich and landed in America to care for America children and her latest Irena Sendler: Rescuing the Rescuer which tells the story of a Polish Catholic social worker Sendler who defied the Nazis to save 2,500 Jewish children during World War II.

Click on Skala schedule to see if Libby Skala will be near you.

“Funny. Captivating. Charming. Libby Skala is marvelous in a part that clearly means the world to her.”
The New York Times

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