Primary type of performance
Bi or Multi Lingual
Marcia Donovan has been a professional storyteller since 1984 and the Putnam County Library Storyteller since 1988. She holds Tennessee K-3 certification, has a Masters in Early Childhood Education and has 15 years pre-school and remedial teaching experience. Marcia is a member of the National Storytelling Network (NSN) and the Volunteer State Tellers(VST). Marcia has been a Tennessee Arts Commission Teaching Artist since 1993. She was Storytelling Artist in Residence in Putnam County fourth grades 1993-2002. She was Storytelling Artist in Residence with Putnam County Pacesetters developmentally disabled adults 2000-2015. Marcia has performed at the Hauntings at the Hermitage, Rugby Ghostly Gathering, Crossville Chillers Festival, Fiddlers Grove Storytelling Festival in Lebanon, Boo at the Tennessee State Museum in Nashville, Cookeville History Museum Boogers Haints and Haunts,Cookeville>s Fall Fun Fest, Cookeville>s Storyfest in the Park and area service organizations. She has presented storytelling workshops at Tennessee state storytelling conferences, Governor>s Academy for Teachers of Writing and local teacher in-services at the Library and local schools.