Actress, award-winning author, and education advocate Sonia Manzano will give a talk at The Harvey School on Sunday, December 10 at 4. Best known as Maria on “Sesame Street”, Manzano has inspired and delighted children and families for over 30 years. She broke ground as one of the first Hispanic characters on national television, was in the original cast of “Godspell”, and is the author of several books, including a memoir, “Becoming Maria: Love and Chaos in the South Bronx”, a young adult novel, “The Revolution of Evelyn Serrano”, and a children’s book, “No Dogs Allowed”.
After sharing her humorous and substantive experiences, the master storyteller will stay for a Q&A and book signing afterwards.
General admission is $35 for adults. Seating is limited. For tickets, go to www.harveyschool.org/harveypresents or call 232-3161, ext. 161.