• Georgia-native Andy Offutt Irwin is a man of many storytelling talents. His style, which he describes as "equal parts mischievous schoolboy and the Marx Brothers, peppered with a touch
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  • Kevin Locke is known throughout the world as a visionary hoop dancer, preeminent player of the indigenous Northern Plains flute, cultural ambassador and traditional storyteller. Raised on the Standing
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  • Kenya Ajanaku is a dynamic storyteller and drummer who has captivated audiences with lively songs, high-energy dances and spellbinding words for more than 35 years. Formally a percussionist with
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  • Adam Booth ’s storytelling blends traditional folklore, music and an awareness of contemporary Appalachia. His original voice, both humorous and touching, is influenced by generations of diverse storytellers from
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  • Charlotte Blake Alston breathes life into traditional and contemporary stories from African and African-American oral and cultural traditions. Her solo performances are often enhanced with traditional instruments such as
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  • Kim Weitkamp grew up as the redheaded, middle child of exhausted parents. In the heart of Amish country, she cultivated her imagination through a life lived outdoors. Now she
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  • Donations help us provide additional storytellers and venues in the St. Louis region and support our commitment to increase the diversity of our audiences and performers.
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