High School Theatre Performing for School Days Program at the Peel Mansion

Students from Ms. Gatlin's theater class visited the Peel Mansion in Bentonville today.  Students toured the historic home to learn about the Peel Family and events that took place on the grounds of the Peel Mansion. Arkansas and US history. As part of their theater class the students will research the family, their home and the historic events to create theatrical vignettes which will then be performed by the students for Peel Mansion's School Days Program.  The program takes place during the week of September 20-23, approximately 1200 fourth grade students from the Northwest Arkansas region will participate in the program.  The Arkansas Arts Academy student performances will contribute as educational requirements for Arkansas state standards for fourth grade.