Shaker Music, Dance, and Historical Characters
At Shaker Village of Pleasant Hill and . . . beyond
Susan performs interactive shows about the Shakers of Pleasant Hill , KY. These and others are available for tour. Current shows include:
- Many Precious Treasures: A Journey through the History of Shaker Worship. This high-energy depiction of Shaker songs, dances, and unique worship practices takes place in the Pleasant Hill Meeting House.
- The Bean Incident: Meet Sr. Betsy Spalding, who lived at Pleasant Hill from 1834 to 1905. She’ll sing you her favorite songs, answer your questions about the latest Shaker doings . . . and put you to work of course!
- Give Good Gifts: A collection of Shaker and early American Christmas music.
- That Un-civil War:poignant Journal readings and songs about war at Pleasant Hill.
Susan appeared as Sr. Hannah in As It Is In Heaven, by Arlene Hutton performed in Pleasant Hill’s Meadow View Barn.