Tellabration!(tm) “Remembrance of Stories Past”

Join the Lehigh Valley Storytelling Guild and Trinity Episcopal Church as they celebrate Tellabration!(TM), the International Day of Storytelling with an elegant event at Trinity Episcopal Church, 44 East Market Street, Bethlehem, PA 18018.

This event will begin with a champagne reception at 6 pm, followed by a story performance designed for thoughtful audiences at 7 pm.

 

Tellabration! ™ with Patchwork

Tellabration! ™, the International Day of Storytelling is held on November 18th this year. At 2 pm,  members of Patchwork, the Storytelling Guild, will perform stories of Transformation, at The Church of St. Martin of the Fields, 8000 St. Martins Lane at Willow Grove Avenue, in the Chestnut Hill section of Philadelphia, PA, 19118. This event is for listeners 15 years old and older and there is a $15 admission charge.

Storytelling Workshop Series with Denise McCormack

For details, see September 19th.

Northeast Regional Library, 2228 Cottman Avenue, Philadelphia, PA, 19149.  These events will all start at 6:30 pm and end at 8 pm.

The dates are Tuesdays, September 19th, October 17th and November 14th.

Email or call Peter Lehu for more information or to sign up; 215-685-0501, lehup@freelibrary.org.

Ghost Stories at Shofuso with Denise McCormack

Bring a date and experience a revival of the traditional hyakumonogatari ghost story telling parties of the Edo period. Storyteller and spoken word artist Denise McCormack LLC will thrill guests with traditional Japanese ghost stories told by candlelight and aided by the traditional atmosphere of Shofuso.

Refreshments will be provided. Dress warmly and bring a blanket — the event starts at sundown and it can get quite chilly. Tickets $25 ($20 JASGP members); please note there is limited seating.

Shofuso Japanese House and Garden, Horticultural and Lansdowne Drives, Philadelphia, PA 19131

Surprise! Lehigh Valley Slam

Our friends over at Lehigh Valley Slam offer another fun night of real-life stories told by real people.  The theme this month is Surprise!  Each teller has 5 minutes to tell a true story on that theme.  You’d be surprised (see what I did there?) at what you hear.

October 18th, at 8 pm at McCarthy’s Red Stag Pub. 325 Main Street, Bethlehem, PA.  Admission is $10.

Storytelling Workshop Series with Denise McCormack

See September 19th for details.

Northeast Regional Library, 2228 Cottman Avenue, Philadelphia, PA, 19149.  These events will all start at 6:30 pm and end at 8 pm.

The dates are Tuesdays, September 19th, October 17th and November 14th.

Email or call Peter Lehu for more information or to sign up; 215-685-0501, lehup@freelibrary.org.

Storytelling Workshop Series with Denise McCormack

Join Storyteller Denise McCormack and adults and teens from the community for a fun and interactive workshop series on the art and benefits of storytelling. In this workshop we will explore the rudiments of story and storytelling using traditional tales.

Northeast Regional Library, 2228 Cottman Avenue, Philadelphia, PA, 19149.  These events will all start at 6:30 pm and end at 8 pm.

The dates are Tuesdays, September 19th, October 17th and November 14th.

Email or call Peter Lehu for more information or to sign up; 215-685-0501, lehup@freelibrary.org.

A Patchwork of Stories -for Grownups

Join LVSG and Patchwork Story Guild members at a storytelling event for adults on September 7th from 6 to 8 pm.  Patchwork of Stories will be held at The Center for Art in Wood, 141 3rd Street, Philadelphia, 19106.  This event supports Patchwork Storytelling Guild, The Center for Art in Wood and the world of storytelling.

Admission is $15  Contact Katie at Katie@centerforartinwood.org or call (215) 923-8000 for info or to purchase tickets.

 

Tellabration! ™ – The International Day of Storytelling

November 18th marks the 2017 celebration of Tellabration!(tm), the international day of storytelling. All around the world, tellers regale audiences of all ages with stories of transformation, change, laughter, hope, fear, conflict and love.

AREA EVENTS:

In the Lehigh and Delaware Valleys, two events will happen on Saturday, November 18th. At 2 pm,  members of Patchwork, the Storytelling Guild, will perform stories of Transformation, at The Church of St. Martin of the Fields, 8000 St. Martins Lane at Willow Grove Avenue, in the Chestnut Hill section of Philadelphia, PA, 19118. This event is for listeners 15 years old and older and there is a $15 admission charge.

Later that evening, at Trinity Episcopal Church, 44 East Market Street, Bethlehem, PA 18018, the Lehigh Valley Storytelling Guild hosts “Remembrance of Stories Past”, an elegant evening of stories and memories. This event begins at 6 pm with a champagne reception. Stories begin at 7 pm. Admission is free. Donations will go to the Lehigh Valley Storytelling Guild’s Education Committee and to Trinity Episcopal Church. Older teens and adults will enjoy this event.

Celebrate the power of the stories we share, the stories we hear, the stories that help shape who we are and who we hope to be.

Dennis Boyne – Story Slam Workshop

On July 12th, Dennis Boyne, creator of Lehigh Valley Story Slam, will offer a Story Slam workshop – how to participate in one successfully,  and why you should!-, at 6:00 pm at Godfrey Daniels, 7 East 4th Street, Bethlehem, PA, 18015.

A Story Circle will follow at 7:30 pm.  The workshop AND the Story Circle are FREE.