StoryFest 2019: The Storyteller's Fire by David Novak (USA)
Family Performance - The Storyteller's Fire
Date: Sunday, 23 June 2019
Time: 11:00am - 12:00pm
Venue: Play Den, The Arts House
Ticket price: $15
Recommended for family audiences ages 5 and above
No admission for babies and children below 3 years
All adults and children are required to purchase tickets for admission
Admission is subject to proof of tickets purchased
All children must be accompanied by an adult throughout the programme
1–hr, No Intermission
Latecomers advisory: All latecomers must wait for suitable cue for seating
No Refunds, no exchange of tickets
The Storyteller's Fire
Gather around the storyteller’s fire and enter a world of stories. Listen to how Johnny Appleseed met the bears. Join in with a finger-play story and plant a seed. Be enchanted by cat’s cradle string stories that come alive as you say ‘Fee, Fie, Foe, Fum!’ Don’t forget to help little ant in a chain story. Discover the trickster tale of how Raven brought the light. Story surprises for the whole family!
About David Novak
David Novak is Founder and Artistic Director of A Telling Experience. An internationally touring storyteller he is a veteran of the National Storytelling Festival, USA. He was on the opening team of The Disney Institute as Director of Story Arts and is a faculty member of the Storytelling Program at East Tennessee State University. David keynotes for numerous library and educational conferences, including the Sydney International Storytelling Conference, Czech Children’s Theatre Festival and American Alliance for Theatre in Education. He has also toured for the Lincoln Center Institute and the LA Music Center. David is a recipient of the Circle of Excellence for storytelling, and the Aurand Harris Memorial Playwriting Award for excellence in professional theatre for children. He is an A+ Fellow for the North Carolina Arts Council and a Teaching Artist for the Wolf Trap Institute. With a background in theatre, he applies his skills as a writer, performer and teaching artist to the development of public discourse, community building and education. Over 30 years of practice, David developed a unique style of narrative combinatorics. A master of literary collage, he contrasts the familiar with the surprising, simplicity with complexity and the ordinary with the fabulous. Highly prized for his ability to bring ancient tales, classic myths, and original stories to life and enthral audiences of all ages, he is in demand for his school presentations, stage plays, keynotes, and workshops.
PHOTOGRAPHY & VIDEO RECORDING RULES
Unauthorized video and audio recording is not permitted for this event.
Photography without flash and without disrupting the artists/performance is permitted within reason.
Presented by The Storytelling Centre Limited and The Arts House
With the support of National Arts Council Singapore
For more info, please visit www.storyfestsg.com
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Sun Jun 23, 2019
11:00 AM - 12:00 PM SGT
11:00 AM - 12:00 PM SGT
- Play Den @ The Arts House
- Venue Address
- 1 Old Parliament Lane Singapore
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