Oni Lasana Doin’ Dunbar at the Mercer Museum

On October 5th at 7 pm, LVSG member  One Lasana will present her acclaimed performance of Paul Dunbar’s poetry in the persona of ‘Lias’ mother.  Lasana wraps Dunbar’s poetry up in stories of life during and after the Civil War.  This presentation is not to be missed.

Admission $14/$12 youth; $10 Mercer Museum member/$8 member youth

Mercer Museum and Fonthill Castle, 84 South Pine Street, Doylestown, PA 18901

 

Story Slam – Here We Go Again!

Lehigh Valley Story Slam starts the New Year right, with the theme of “Here We Go Again”.  Do you have a short TRUE story about things that repeat themselves, themes that recur, favorite amusement park rides, slippery, slidey slopes you just can’t resist?  Bring it to the Lehigh Valley Story Slam at McCarthy’s Red Stag Pub and Whisky Bar in Bethlehem on January 18th.  OR, just come out to listen to others tell of their repeating adventures. The fun begins at 8 pm.  Stories must be no longer than 5 minutes and they must be as true!

America on Wheels

Ingrid Bohn will regale all comers at America on Wheels, The Lehigh Valley’s museum of all things automotive, on November 27th, at 1 pm.  The museum is a lot of fun and Ingrid will steer you onto the road of adventure with her theatrical presentation.

America on Wheels, 5 North Front Street, Allentown, PA 18102

 

 

Grand Slam – Lehigh Valley Story Slam

The Grand Slam event – where past Story Slam winners compete for the Grand Slam Trophy – will be held at McCarthy’s Red Stag Pub and Whiskey Bar on November 16th.  The stories begin at 8 pm.  The theme for the Grand Slam Story Slam is “FOOD”.  Fitting, yes?

All stories must be true and no longer than 5 minutes.  The tellers for the Grand Slam event have proven their worthiness.  Let’s hear what they say about food.

Mark Twain Reflects

Charles Kiernan will channel America’s favorite storyteller when he presents “Mark Twain Reflects” at 7 pm on September 25th at the Otto Bruyns Public Library in Northfield, NJ, 241 W. Mill Road, Northfield, NJ, 08225

Kiernan’s remarkable storytelling, his close physical resemblance to Twain, and his sense of humor will all be on display at this event.

Mark Twain Reflects

Charles Kiernan will channel America’s favorite storyteller when he presents “Mark Twain Reflects” at Elias Church 1806, 212-214 S. 5th  Street, Mifflinburg, PA. 17844 at 7 pm on September 17th.

Kiernan’s remarkable storytelling, his close physical resemblance to Twain, and his sense of humor will all be on display at this event.

Northeast Ministry Street Fair

LVSG members are thrilled to help Northeast Ministry provide an afternoon of fun, stories and mime to families in Bethlehem.  The event is free to all comers and will take place on Friday, June 17th, from 3:30 to 7:30 pm at 1161 Fritz Drive, Bethlehem, PA 18017.

Ingrid Bohn – Children’s Storytelling Series

Ingrid, a whip smart whirlwind of a storyteller, will entertain children of all ages with her energetic stories.  Admission is $4.50 and children 5 years old and younger attend for free.  Cops’n’Kids will hand out free books.

 

Judy England-McCarthy

Judy brings magic and mischief to life on March 20th at 2 pm at Godfrey Daniels.  Children all ages will enjoy Judy’s engaging storytelling.  Admission is $4.50 and children five years old and younger attend free. Cops’n’Kids hand out free books.

Denise McCormack – Children’s Storytelling Series

Denise McCormack invites children of all ages to be part of her stories. Join Denise as she spins tales and sings songs on March 6th at Godfrey Daniels, 7 East 4th Street, Bethlehem, PA 18018.  Admission is $4.50 and children 5 years old and younger get in for free.  Cops’n’Kids will hand out free books.