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Stories from the Neighbors

Artist: Norah Dooley
Type: Performance
Art Form: Storytelling
Grade Level: K-8
Scheduling Request

In this multicultural storytelling program, folk tales and fables include stories centered around social justice, immigration, tolerance, and diversity. Stories from the Neighbors embraces the cultural diversity that is found within our communities and shows students how much they can learn from people in their own neighborhoods. Students compose sounds to the stories shared, and the assembly culminates with a storytelling game in which the students find and tell their own stories, discovering how their voice is part of the greater communal voice!

Length: 45-60 Minutes
Audience Limit: 300
Curriculum Connection: Storytelling, Writing Process, Folk Tales, English Language Arts

Single Show: $550
Back-To-Back: $935
Three-In-A-Row: $1,320
Four-In-A-Row: $1,705
Travel Fee: based upon mileage
Note: Pricing may vary for weekend/out-of-school time

Processing Fee of $30 added to all contracts

Provisions:

1 reserved parking space

Artist brings water bottle and appreciates the ability to refill same.

Multimedia projector on AV cart

Screen or white surface to project on

Extension cord

Electrical outlet

Small table for books

Flip chart or whiteboard on easel (19” x 36”) with marker

Microphone on stand or clip mic
Performance Space: Must have the ability to darken room
Arrival time before first performance: 20 minutes
Strike time: 20 minutes
Time needed between performances: 10 minutes
Teachers are asked to model appropriate audience behavior for students.

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