Dolley Madison

Liz Michaels as Dolley Madison
Liz Michaels as Dolley Madison

American History Theatre

In honor of Women's History Month meet Dolley Madison (portrayed by Liz Michaels of American Historical Theatre)
at Castle Clinton National Monument on March 2 at11-11:45am
and 1:00-1:45pm.

Born a Quaker in Guillford County, North Carolina, Dolley Madison is best remembered as the charming
and diplomatic wife of James Madison. K
nown for her signature hospitality, Dolley served as both Thomas Jefferson's and James Madison's official hostess during their respective
presidential terms.

Her wit, charm, and popularity made her a trend setter. She experimented with fashion, served ice cream at the
White House and hosted children's events. She's credited with introducing the Easter Egg roll at the White House.

Join Liz Michaels from American History Theatre as she brings Dolley Madison to life

Space is limited. Please call for reservations 646-841-4289

Last updated: February 3, 2015

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