Everyone Has a Story: From Idea to Book
Drawing on her life as a writer, her passion for storytelling and her defining sense of humor, Norah leads students through the process of how, with imagination and craft, life becomes a story and a story becomes a book. This highly interactive presentation includes stories both true and fantastic, story mapping exercises and games. It can be adjusted based on grade level.
Note: Available live online through your remote learning platform.
Audience Limit: 300
Curriculum Connection: Storytelling, Writing Process, Folk Tales, English Language Arts
Remote Single: $440
Single Show: $550
Travel Fee: based upon National Standard Mileage Rate (Business)
Note: pricing may vary for weekend/out-of-school time
Processing Fee of $30 added to all contracts
Remote: School sets up link for remote meeting and makes the artist a co-host. Screen share must be enabled, however please turn off ‘annotation’ feature. Artist may need to sign on 20-30 minutes prior to the meeting to check sound levels. A representative from the school must be on the call to spotlight artist video, facilitate Q+A and mute students as needed. Please introduce the performer as a Young Audiences of Massachusetts artist.
- 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
- Microphone on stand or clip mic
- Amplification and sound system required for groups of more than 50 students
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.
Please introduce the performer as a Young Audiences of Massachusetts artist.