Kids and young adults are included in this high-energy performance. Each story is tailored for the audience. A wide range of storytelling programs is available, and each performance can be made to suit the needs of the school.
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It is OK to be Me (Grades 4 - 8)
These stories are designed to help students feel good about who they are. This is a critical time when students feel pressure to be someone else; these stories remind us in a fun, educational way that "It is OK to be Me."
Storytelling Safari (PreK - Adult)
Hold on to your seats as we travel and explore the folk and fairy tales of the world. In a few minutes' time our journey will take us to Africa, Ireland, and possibly China. Make sure you fasten your seatbelts, the trip will be fantastic!
Stories for a Better World (PreK - Adult)
These stories embrace the idea that stories can help heal and promote a better world. In a world where students face problems everyday, it is vital that students experience stories that demonstrate that the world can be better than what it is.
Let Us Celebrate the Earth Together! (PreK - Adult)
These stories demonstrate ways we can act to protect the earth. The stories concentrate on how caring for the Earth is one way we care about our world. A local effort can have resonating effects on our planet.
Step Back in Time: History Tales for You (Grades 4 - Adult)
These stories take us back in time when we can see what it was like riding in an Orphan Train, or talking with a soldier from the Civil War. Kevin may share his tales of meeting a Navajo Code Talker, or a verteran who spent three months in Hiroshima after the war. Step back and revisit the tales that formed the foundation of our history. It is a powerful journey to tell!
Literary Legends Revisited (Grades 4 - Adult)
Stories are told from the page to the stage. Here, literary stories are told from a professional storyteller. These could include tales of Chaucer's Sir Gawain and the Green Knight or a retelling of a Twain favorite. These timeless tales are sure to enchant, educate, and invite! Specific literary works can be considered for a tailor-made program.
Ghost Stories and Urban Legends that Chill the Spine and Soothe the Soul (Grades 4 - Adult)
Everyone loves a good ghost tale. Urban legends and ghost stories will leave students spell bound. Stories include the recently published "The Jealous Bones of Aaron Kelly," and other tales such as a skeleton who is always hungry.
Wisdom Keepers (Grades 4 - Adult)
This collection of stories honors the wisdom keepers in our lives. This program helps us cherish our elders and the wonderful blessed people who have passed on their wisdom.
Tales to Tickle the Funny Bone (Grades 4 - Adult)
These stories help us laugh at the foibles in our lives. The tales are designed to keep us in stitches! However, they serve to teach and show how humor is a rewarding way to learn.
Ensemble Story Performance (Grades K-12)
This is a program that includes up to 20 students at your school creating and performing a story with Kevin for your school! It is a program designed by Kevin that enables children of all ages to be empowered by telling stories with other kids often on a public stage. Under Kevin’s skillful mediation and coaching, students collaboratively create stories that incorporate their collective voices through ensemble storytelling. Stories are composed by the students. The direction of the story is not solely on telling, but instead on sharing the whole story.