Why was tea so important in the lives of the 18th century people that fashion-conscious families posed for portraits with their tea sets? Did Great Britain lose her American Colonies over "the cup that cheers?" Find out in this unusual costumed presentation of tea lore, history, songs, poetry, living history display and demonstration. Light refreshments will be served. Stacy Flora Roth, of the Company "history on the Hoof," is a freelance museum educator, public speaker, vocalist, and performance artist whose specialty is educational presentations on the themes in American History. This program is funded by the Horizons Speakers Bureau of the New Jersey Council for the Humanities, a state partner of the National Endowment for the Humanities.
Tasha Tudor Museum Society NJ Chapter
Carson Poley Center at the Burlington County Historical Society
March 19, 2017