Thursday, May 2,2013 @ 6:30 PM | Greater St. Louis Association of the Deaf, 2190 Creve Coeur Mill Road, Maryland Heights
Deaf and hearing people alike will enjoy the stories told by featured storyteller CJ Jones and regional storytellers David Eaker, Ella Eaking, Linda Whiggam and Nina Wilson. Interpreted for the hearing.
Thursday, May 2, 2013 @ 6:30 PM | University City Public Library, 6701 Delmar Blvd., University City
Relive the magical moments of childhood when you lost yourself in the sound of someone’s voice as they spun you a tale. Gather the family, and come let storytellers Brian “Fox” Ellis and Heather Harlan lull you back to that nostalgic place with their family-friendly stories for all ages.
Thursday, May 3, 2013 @ 7:00 PM
Enjoy stories, poems, songs, myths and legends told for adults.
Thursday, May 2, 2013 @ 7:00 PM | Faust Park (Barn), 15185 Olive Blvd., Chesterfield
Presented by storytellers Ron Adams and Kathy Schottel. Appropriate for ages 12 and older.
Thursday, May 2, 2013 @ 7:00 PM | Unity Church of Light, 2809 Yale Blvd., St. Charles
Enjoy an evening of exciting, poignant and humorous stories told by storytellers steeped in the craft of spiritual and faith-based storytelling.
Saturday, May 4, 2013 @ 10:00 AM | University City Public Library, 6701 Delmar Blvd., University City
Storytellers grades 5–12 will perform at The Ruthilde Kronberg Youth Storytelling Concert.
Saturday, May 4, 2013 @ 2:00 PM | Cahokia Mounds State Historic Site, 30 Ramey Street, Collinsville, Ill.
One Crazy Raven
Presented by featured storyteller Gene Tagaban
“One Crazy Raven” is a presentation of contemporary and traditional Native American stories, music, song and dance. Be it trickster stories, creation stories, a portrayal of his grandmother, personal life experiences or his journey of becoming the Raven Dancer, Gene masterfully weaves them all together in a way described by one audience member as “A delight and inspiration to the human spirit.”
UMSL, Touhill Performing Arts Center
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The St. Louis Storytelling Festival lays the foundation for 21st Century learning.
Students of all ages have the opportunity to experience culturally diverse professional storytellers tell a wide variety of traditional, literary, historical and family stories.
The Festival provides educators and parents with tools to move students toward achievement of the Common Core State Standards.
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This kit includes information on the St. Louis Storytelling Festival, bios of the featured storytellers, and information about all the special events.