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Debra Ann Miller
Through the very personal text of letters and journals, and the published texts of their literary works and speeches, Debra Ann Miller weaves the words and lives of her women into performances that delight and inform.  Exquisite costume, script and talent give voice once more to these Historical Women of Letters.
Each presentation is approximately 45 minutes in length, followed by an opportunity to ask questions of the actress and author.
Debra Ann Miller of
                Historical Women of Letters featuring Debra Ann Miller
                as Jane Austen, Louisa May Alcott, Dolley Madison, Mary
                Todd Lincoln Historical impersonator and interpreter
For Booking and Pricing information
Contact Debra Ann Miller at janeaustenspeaks@gmail.com

What People Are Saying

"Debra Miller takes library programming to new heights with her extensive research and highly professional performance of Jane Austen.  Like a good Shakespearean actor, one that brings transparency and understanding to archaic forms of the English language, Ms. Miller’s nuanced vocal inflections and spare gestures bring the character to life in a way that truly inspires her audience.  One would think she was born for the part.  If you are looking for an author impersonator as a group program for your book discussion groups, as a Friends of the Library program, or just a random stellar program because YOU like Jane Austen, book this actress ASAP."
Eve G. Kirk, Director
Cherry Valley Public Library District

"I didn't have enough time to rave to you about how wonderful you were, and that goes for the script as well as the performance, both of which were superb."

Jeffery Nigro
Regional Coordinator
Jane Austen Society- Greater Chicago Region

"You are now may Jane.
Everyone I spoke to agreed that you were the highlight of the day. And yes, you not only delight, but you educate."

Elisabeth Lenckos
Program Director
JASNA-GCR, Chawton House Library Research Fellow 2009-10

Your presentation was a hit with the Road Scholar participants. It was a fabulous program this week.  Thank you so much for getting this off to a great start Monday morning. As the group was talking yesterday of all that they had learned and experienced, several mentioned your performance as one of the highlights.
Brooke Furmanek
Director of Adult Education, Covenant Harbor
Road Scholar Programming

"I just wanted to let you know once again how blown away I was by your performance.  Not only was your acting fantastic, (you were Jane Austen), but you did a stupendous job with your script. 
Thank you for a wonderful experience."

Patricia Wieber