Afterglow – a Tellabration! event

The Lehigh Valley Storytelling Guild and Trinity Episcopal Church present Afterglow, stories that will create warm memories, on Saturday evening, November 17th, at 6:30 pm.  Afterglow is part of Tellabration!, the International Day of Storytelling.  The program will begin with a reception in Trinity Episcopal Church’s dining room.  Stories for mature, thoughtful audiences will be presented by Rob Aptaker, Ingrid Bohn, Judy England McCarthy and Karen Maurer in the sanctuary of the church. Admission is $12. Members of Trinity Episcopal {Read More}

Story Circle – RELOCATED!

Due to a scheduling conflict,  Story Circle will be held at the home of Charles and Jolene Kiernan at 4458 Coffeetown Road, Schnecksville, PA, 18078 on November 7th.  Story Circle usually meets at Godfrey Daniels on the second Wednesday of each month, except August. There will be a pot luck meal at 6:30 pm.  Bring something delicious! The GREAT BOOK GIVEAWAY will happen during the potluck and after stories are shared.  The Guild’s collection of storytelling books and story collections {Read More}

Haunted – Godfrey Daniels – FOR ADULTS ONLY

Godfrey Daniels and Lehigh Valley Storytelling Guild proudly present Haunted: An Evening of Frightfully Good Tales, a night of psychological thrillers and chillers, stories for adult audiences, on Wednesday, October 31, from 7 to 9:30 PM, at Godfrey Daniels, 7 E. 4th Street, Bethlehem, PA. Tickets: $12.50. Light refreshments will be available for purchase. BYO-Beer&Wine. This program is not suitable for children. Sit back and hold on tight as Charles Kiernan, Denise McCormack, and Karen Maurer lead listeners down a {Read More}

Ghastly Tales with Larry Sceurman and Karen Maurer

FOR ADULTS ONLY: Please leave the children at home for this program of frightening, gory and consciousness twisting tales.  This event at the Memorial Library of Nazareth and Vicinity is for the bravest listeners.  On October 30th, at 6:30 pm, Larry Sceurman and Karen Maurer will chill bones and fill the air with whispers of wraiths. The Nazareth Library’s closest neighbor is a funeral home.  The Whitefield House sits across the street, old enough to have hosted a dozen ghosts.  {Read More}

Terrified! with Larry Sceurman and MaryAnn Paterniti

FOR ADULTS ONLY:  Please leave the children at home for this program of frightening, gory, awful stories at the Easton Area Public Library, 515 Church Street, Easton, PA 18042, on October 25th at 6:30 pm. The Easton Area Public Library is built on the site of an abandoned cemetery.  People who work there spread rumors about unexplained happenings.  What an excellent site for Larry Sceurman and MaryAnn Paterniti to share stories of visitors from beyond the grave, or of untimely {Read More}

BAPL Fright “Night” with Ingrid Bohn and Denise McCormack

The Bethlehem Area Public Library (Main Branch) will be the NEXT target for frightful and horrid tales. On Saturday, October 20th, at 2 pm, Ingrid Bohn and Denise McCormack will cast a web of spine-tingling fear.  These stories are for the braver listeners, designed for children 9and up, teens and/or adults.  The faint of heart can busy themselves elsewhere in the library. The Main Branch of the Bethlehem Area Public Library is at 11 West Church Street, Bethlehem, PA 18018.  {Read More}

Story Circle

On October 10th at 7:30 pm, we will meet for out monthly Story Circle.  It’s October.  So bring your dark night tales and you bravest self.  Share stories of the season and listen to others tell their Fall and Fearful stories. This event is free to the public.  It takes place at Godfrey Daniels, 7 E. 4th St., Bethlehem, PA 18015.  Come early to hear Denise McCormack’s report on the National Storytelling Summit which will begin at 6 pm.  

National Storytelling Summit Report by Denise McCormack

Denise McCormack eports on this year’s National Storytelling Summit that took place in Kansas City, MO, in July.  Her report begins at 6 pm and will be held at Godfrey Daniels, 7 E. 4th St., Bethlehem, PA 18015.  Hear what the National Storytelling network is up to.  Find out what storytelling trends are making the rounds in other storytelling groups.  McCormack took part in the NSN’s Fringe event at the National Storytelling Summit and will tell about her experience there {Read More}

Love Stories at Godfrey Daniels

On Thursday, September 20th at 7 pm, Denise McCormack will present her one-woman fringe storytelling show, Love Stories, at Godfrey Daniels, 7 East 4th Street, Bethlehem, PA 18015.  Strictly for adults, this concert will include literary and folk tales with personal introspection all centered on relationships and how they impact women’s lives. Love Stories has been performed at the Center of Art in Wood during Philly Theater Week, as part of The Fringe events at the National Storytelling Summit and {Read More}

Love Stories at the Center for Art in Wood

Join Master Storyteller Denise McCormack for an evening of carefully crafted tales on Thursday, September 13 @ 7 PM at Center for Art in Wood, 141 N. 3rd Street, Philadelphia, PA, and explore the human condition through the power of story. Each vignette highlights the dynamic nature of relationships and reflects the emotional turmoil that is interwoven in the choices and circumstances of our being, especially those related to women’s issues, of motherhood and family.  Included among the works are {Read More}