Illinois Storyteller Profile

 

Name:Stone, Susan
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City:Evanston
State:IL
Zip:60201
Telephone:(847) 712-2844
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Email:susan@susanstone-storyteller.com
Website:www.susanstone-storyteller.com

Bio:Performing artist Susan Stone shares her stories with the technical expertise of her theatre training and the intuitive wisdom of a true storyteller. From dramatic, introspective Jewish tales for adults, to hilarious, participatory, multicultural stories for children, she has a unique understanding of her listeners' needs.
She also has taught storytelling to teachers at National-Louis University; acting/storytelling to kids K-12, (Piven Theatre Workshop). Her CDs have garnered: a Parents' Choice Gold Award, Storytelling World Award, NAPPA Gold Awards.
She was also a children's librarian.
Currently she is touring with an interfaith show: Keeping Faith: Three Sisters of Story http://sistersofstory.weebly.com
Susan is also the Founder/Co-director of the Evanston Public Library Storytelling Festival October 6-8.

A passionate performer, Susan's tales entertain, enlighten and illuminate the human condition.
School Library Journal: "...she is an incredibly talented storyteller."
When Susan tells a tale, she opens her heart. She will open yours too.
Age Groups:Adult Audiences
Elementary, Grades K-5
Family Audiences
High School/Young Adult
Middle, Grades 6-8
Story Types:Bible/Spiritual/Sacred
Bullying Prevention
Character Education
Folk Tales/Fairy Tales/Fables/Tall Tales
Healing/Therapy
Holidays
Literary
Multicultural
Myths
Original
With Puppets/Props
Travel:Yes
Workshops using Storytelling:For Educators
For Librarians
For Storytellers
For Students