Illinois Storyteller Profile

 

Name:Johnson, Renee
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City:Antioch
State:IL
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Telephone:(262) 914-6768
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Email:tobeadrum@gmail.com

Bio:Renee C. Johnson is a Lake County based actress, orator and storyteller. As a storyteller, her goal is to keep the African American History narrative alive, and not let history be forgotten by adapting stories that teach and reach the hearts and minds of listeners. She specializes in dramatic portrayals of historical African American women (Sojourner Truth, Harriet Tubman, Marian Anderson, Rosa Parks, Fannie Lou Hamer) and stories that educate on African American Historical events. Ms. Johnson also performs oratorical speeches and poems for special observances, special occasions and historical milestones.
Age Groups:Elementary, Grades K-5
High School/Young Adult
Middle, Grades 6-8
Story Types:History
Literary
Multicultural
With Song