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.

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.

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.

 

 

Telling Stories Outside Your Culture Workshop

Rob Aptaker provides guidelines for telling the essential stories from other cultures in this part of the Story Circle Workshop series.  The workshop will be held at Godfrey Daniels on May 10th at 6 pm and will be followed, after a short break, by the monthly Story Circle at 7:30 pm.  This event is Free.

Rob will cover the following concepts;

  • When you borrow something valuable from someone, treat it with more care than you would with your own valuables.
  • The importance of checking in with people from the cultures whose stories you’re borrowing.
  • Where creativity and inspiration DO have their place.
  • Pointers from traditional teachers.
  • Q & A to follow.

Storytelling In Higher Education Workshop

Join Dr. Deryl Johnson at Godfrey Daniels on April 12th at 6 pm, as he leads a workshop on telling stories to teens and adults.  This event is free and open to the public.

Dr. Johnson teaches Communications at Kutztown University and is a professional storyteller.

 

Voice Care Workshop

Carly Bergey workshop on Voice Care
January  11th, 6:00pm, Free.
At Godfrey Daniel
7 East 4th Street
Bethlehem, PA 18015
Courtesy of the Lehigh Valley Storytelling Guild

Carly Bergey, SLP | Speech Therapist,  will talk about how the vocal cords work, vocal health tips, demonstrate some warm ups and talk about how to take care of your voice. Carly Bergey is a Speech Language Pathologist certified by the American Speech, Language and Hearing Association. She received her Bachelor of Music in Voice from Belmont University in Nashville, TN and her Masters in Speech, Language and Hearing Sciences from the University of Colorado, Boulder. She is also certified in the Lee Silverman Voice Treatment, Lessac-Madsen Resonant Voice Therapy, and has extensive experience treating voice, PVFM/VCD, Chronic cough, and swallowing disorders. She has been in practice since 2010.

Tell-a-bration!

Karen Maurer will present a Tellabration workshop for children between the ages of 4 and 8 at the Cops’n’Kids Reading Room, Northampton Community College, Fowler Family Southside Center, Room 403, 511 East Third Street, Bethlehem, PA, 18015.

Maurer will tell stories, teach the children a short story that they can tell and lead the children in crafts and games.  Please call 610-861-5526 to register in advance.

Everything starts at 10 am and runs until noon.

Workshop on Professional Presentation

Charlotte Blake Alston will offer a workshop on Professional Presentation at Godfrey Daniels, 7 East 4th Street, Bethlehem, PA 18015, on November 9th at 6 pm.  Blake Alston is a highly acclaimed storytelling, working on a regular basis with both the Philadelphia Orchestra and Carnegie Hall.  She is featured in regional and national storytelling festivals around the continent.  Do NOT miss this workshop.  It’s FREE.

This workshop focuses on how a storyteller presents herself (or himself) on stage, how the storyteller interacts with the audience and other performers.  Blake Alston’s advice will help workshop attendees to take their stories from good enough to polished.

 

NJ Storytelling Festival

The New Jersey Storytelling Festival boasts 40 New Jersey storytellers, including LVSG’s own Ingrid Bohn, Judy England-McCarthy, Denise McCormack, MaryAnn Paterniti, Megan Hicks, Robin Reichert and Oni Lasana.  Don’t miss the morning workshops or the story slam, including the famous Lightning Round.

The event is held Grounds for Sculpture in Hamilton, New Jersey on September 18th, 2016.