Click for more information about Genealogy Roadshow casting in the following cities:
- St. Louis, Missouri, filming August 22-23;
- New Orleans, Louisiana, filming September 5-6;
- Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, filming September 12-13.
A PBS news release states:
“After participants are chosen, genealogy, history and DNA experts will use family heirlooms, letters, pictures, historical documents and other clues to hunt down more information. These experts will enlist the help of local historians to add color and context to the investigations, ensuring every artifact and every name becomes a clue in solving the mystery….Residents are invited and encouraged to submit their personal stories as ‘Genealogy Roadshow’ will unearth family and community secrets, reveal notable relatives and discover unexpected stories that connect the past to the present. Many answers will be revealed on camera before a local audience, in a historic building relevant to the cities – and the participants’ – histories.”