Appositives

Edit the following passages by including appositives and eliminating all to be verbs and the passive voice. Your final version should be no more than two sentences.

The Lost Colony is an outdoor symphonic drama that tells the story of British settlement on Roanoke Island. It has been performed in Manteo, North Carolina every summer since 1937.

The Gateway Arch in St. Louis is the nation’s tallest memorial. It commemorates the westward expansion of the United States. It was designed by architect Eero Saarinen. It is made of stainless steel and rises 630 feet high from its foundation.

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