Illinois Storyteller Profile

 

Name:Weiss, Greg
Company Name:
Address:PO Box 983
City:Homewood
State:IL
Zip:60430
Telephone:
Tollfree:708-799-8230
Email:Greg@GregWeissStorytelling.com
Website:GregWeissStorytelling.com

Bio:For over 25 years, Greg Weiss has directed and produced plays, musicals, folktale theatre performances and other storytelling events. His own storytelling has brought him to schools,libraries and other venues in Pennsylvania, Illinois, Missouri, Michigan and Wisconsin, including the St. Louis Storytelling Festival, the Belleville Festival of Stories and the Three Rivers Storytelling Festival. He has presented panels, workshops and fringe performances for Northlands and the National Storytelling Network. Greg's work earned him the Studs Terkel Humanities Service Award from the Illinois Humanities Council.
Age Groups:Adult Audiences
Elementary, Grades K-5
Family Audiences
High School/Young Adult
Middle, Grades 6-8
Story Types:Character Education
Folk Tales/Fairy Tales/Fables/Tall Tales
Literary
Multicultural
Myths
Original
Travel:Yes
Workshops using Storytelling:For Business/Corporate Groups
For Educators
For Librarians
For Storytellers
For Students