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First Name
Barbara
Middle Name
Last Name
Schutzgruber
Stage Name
Privacy
Phone
734-761-5118
Region
North Central
Address
2855 Kimberley Rd
City
Ann Arbor
Country
United States
State
MI
Zip Code
48104
Primary type of performance
Folk/Fairy Tales
Stories
folktales, ballads, string stories, family stories, Michigan history
Bi or Multi Lingual
Bio
<When Schutzgruber spins her conversational yarns... you can imagine yourself listening by firelight on the edge of some enchanted forest, where anything is possible...< -Lynne Heffley 2000 Parents Choice.

**Gutsy girls, wise women, tricksters and string come to life as Barbara weaves folktales and string stories; sings medieval ballads; and shares the history and legends of Michigan.

**Her comfortable, lively, spontaneous style enchants audiences of all ages (children, teens and adults) as her rich voice and flawless pacing conjure images from the depth of the imagination.

**An award-winning recording artist, popular workshop presenter, experienced performer for schools, libraries, festivals, museums and more, Barbara has a national reputation for consistent, high quality work. Her recordings have won 2 Parents Choice Gold Awards, an ALA Notable, and 2 Storytelling World Award Honors.
Ages
All Ages
School Districts
all
Workshops
Yes
Requirements
200 round trip miles included. Over 200 miles, reimburse 50 cents/mile or ticket, as needed. Lodging provided by client; home stays OK.
Mentor
Yes
Cost
Travel
Yes