Begin your program by reading the TELLABRATION!™ Proclamation. This will provide a moment for unifying in spirit all the production locations, making each audience aware of the united effort to further the cause of storytelling.
In the name of storytelling,
The National Storytelling Network and [your local group)
Are proud to sponsor Tellabration!
(Day of week, date of your event)
Is hereby proclaimed to be
The Worldwide Event of Storytelling
At this very moment
Across six continents
In 40 states
And nine countries
From Sacramento to Savannah
Boise to Barcelona
West Virginia to West Indies
(insert another location) to (your site here)
Over 300 audiences are gathered for
This spectacular storytelling event!
Without further delay,
In joy and anticipation…
Let the stories begin!