Part of 2020 Connected Virtual Conference & Festival
This storytelling workshop for beginning and burgeoning storytellers offers practical insights into researching and performing multicultural folktales. Participants will explore how to shape and share folktale repertoire that respectfully reflects both the uniqueness of cultural heritage and the universality of human experience.
Heather Forest is a modern-day bard. Her multicultural folktale books and musical storytelling recordings have won numerous awards and she has been featured at major storytelling festivals throughout the United States and abroad. A pioneer in the American storytelling renaissance, she is a recipient of NSN’s Circle of Excellence Award.