PBS and WHYY bring the series GENEALOGY ROADSHOW to Philadelphia. The public is invited to attend this free event and watch as preselected local residents’ family mysteries are revealed on camera. The public can also explore their personal histories with historical and genealogical societies that will be on-site for the weekend.
The taping will feature genealogists Kenyatta D. Berry, Joshua Taylor and Mary Tedesco as they reveal fascinating stories behind Philadelphia area families. Attendees may interact with representatives from many local genealogical societies who will be in attendance.
Credentialed members of the media are welcome to attend tapings with advance registration. Media RSVPs are required; see contacts below. Interviews are available with producers and on-air talent, PBS and WHYY executives and more. To RSVP and to schedule interviews, contact: Nisa Kiang, Goodman Media at PBSGR@goodmanmedia.com or 212-576-2700 or Michae Godwin, PBS at firstname.lastname@example.org or 703-739-8483