Melanie C. Greenberg
In Memory of Rosa Violet Harmon Hicks
Sheila Kay Adams
Lineup Announced for 2014 Storytelling Live! Season
Jim Two Crows Wallen
The Year of the Rural Arts
Honoring the Life of Storyteller: Ted Hicks
John McCutcheon to Appear in Special Concerts on March 20th
The Ugly Sweater Tour
New Storytelling Partnership for Peace
2013 National Storytelling Festival Schedule Now Available
Wine and Beer Garden
Relax in the afternoon at the Festival’s Wine and Beer Garden, featuring a selection of regional wine and beer available for purchase. A popular festival feature.
On the front plaza of the Mary B. Martin Storytelling Hall.
4–7 p.m. Thursday
4–8 p.m. Friday & Saturday
During the National Storytelling Festival, come inside the Storytelling Studio for up-close and revealing interviews with some of storytelling’s most exciting voices. These fascinating and intimate conversations take place in the theater of the Mary B. Martin Storytelling Hall.
Check back for the 2014 Schedule.
Tickets are $15 and on sale now. Call (800) 952-8392, ext. 221 or (423) 753-2171 for tickets or more information. Seating is limited (and usually sells out quickly!), so be sure to reserve your seat soon.
Celebrate, meet the National Storytelling Festival’s featured tellers, and enjoy great food and fellowship at the Yarnspinners’ Party on Saturday, October 4 from 5-7 p.m. at the Mary B. Martin Storytelling Hall.
Entertainment provided by the Jonesborough Novelty Band, who will be joined by some of your favorite musically-talented tellers ― including Donald Davis on the accordian.
The Yarnspinners’ Party is hosted by the ISC Board of Govenors.
Proceeds from this private event go to support the work of the International Storytelling Center. Tickets are $100. This is a tax deductible contribution. For reservations or more information, call (800) 952-8392, ext. 283.
2013 Storytelling Studio Schedule Announced
Rev. Robert Jones
Preregister Now for the National Storytelling Festival
This week’s teller in residence: Carmen Deedy
International Storytelling Center Hires New Executive Director
The Storycrafters to Present Special Children’s Concert
Elizabeth Ellis midnight
Congratulations to National Storytelling Festival Performers Elizabeth Ellis and Syd Lieberman!
Wednesday Night Concert - Donald Davis
A Pre-Festival Event featuring Donald Davis
Wednesday, October 1 - 7:30 P.M.
Library Tent on the Festival Grounds
Join Donald for an evening of stories.
Separate ticket required, $15 all ages. For tickets or information call 800-952-8392
For other ticket options to Donald’s Tellers-in-Residence week.
Visit Donald’s website.
*photo by Fresh Air Photo