July 13, 2021 –
NSN Members use code NSN21 to receive half off the ticket price.
Speak is a community-based storytelling concert series which presents inter/nationally recognized storytellers in concert for the public and for local outreach programming. Our July artist is Sky Byrd. Sky is a 2021 National Youth Storytelling Showcase teller. For five consecutive years Sky has held the title of Kentucky Youth Storytelling Torchbearer, awarded from The Kentucky Storytelling Association to exceptional young storytellers ages 7 - 17. Sky tells traditional Appalachian stories learned from the repertoire of mentor Octavia Sexton and is developing an interest in creating original stories. Sky has told stories and led workshops at festivals, libraries, and schools around Kentucky. She will be in the sixth grade.