Storytelling Center Events
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NYC / Five Boro Story Project
Music and Open Mic
40–19 Gleane Street, Elmhurst, New York
(MTA subway: 7 train to 82nd Street/Jackson Heights
Sunday, July 20th, 2014, at 6:00 p.m.
Queens Documented, a Queens–centric storytelling and art
series, is launching this Sunday at Terraza 7. With the theme
of “Coming to Queens,” the launch event will showcase true
stories about the journeys that led people to come to Queens, music
inspired by the borough, and an open mic session that invites the
audience to share stories, memories, music, and reflections on
their own experiences in Queens.
This month’s event will feature stories of family immigration to
Queens from Susan Peret, Angy Rivera, and Affandy
Yacoob. There will also be music inspired by Queens from Nicholas
Howard and Danon & Hosannah from
Stay to share your own stories in our Open Mic!
Further details: Visit the Terraza
7 and Five Boro Story
Queens Documented is produced in partnership
with SEVA NYC, and is the second installment in
the Neighborhood Portrait Series, commissioned by the
Laundromat Project's Create Change Program.
The Ezra Jack Keats Story
Ocean Ave btw Lincoln Rd and Parside Avenue, Brooklyn, New
(MTA subway: B, Q, and S trains to Prospect Park
Saturdays in August, at 2:00 p.m.
Storytelling Concert #12
Lawrence Howard & Lynne
Duddy, Andrew Linderman and Arif
85 Chester Avenue, Brooklyn, New York
(MTA subway: F train to Church Avenue)
Sunday, August 3rd, 2014 at 7:00 p.m.
Admission: $10.00 (includes homemade cookies & coffee; wine
available at an additional cost)
Contact: email@example.com or 1–718–633–6651
Stories for All
River Terrace at Warren Street, Battery Park City, New York
Select Saturdays at 11:00 a.m.
Saturday, August 16th, 2014:
“I Have a Dream” and
Therese Folkes–Plair retells the dream that Dr. Martin Luther King,
Jr. told the world in 1963, and other stories. Children will also
get a chance to make a “dream book” to take home. For ages 5 and
Saturday, October 25th, 2014:
Just a Little Scary
Julie Pasqual tells exciting stories that will make you wiggle,
squiggle and shout with fright and delight — just in time for
Battery Park City Parks Conservancy website
Summer Songs and
Lefferts Historic House (Prospect Park)
452 Flatbush Ave (near Empire Boulevard), Brooklyn, New
(MTA buses: B16 to Ocean Avenue and Empire
Boulevard, B43 to Lincoln Road,
B41 to Flatbush Avenue and Empire Boulevard)
Sundays in August, at 2:00 and 3:00 p.m.
African Folk Heritage Circle,
Sister’s Uptown Bookstore & Cultural Center
1942 Amsterdam Avenue (at 156th Street, New York City)
Select Tuesdays from 6:00 to 9:00 p.m.
Tuesday, August 5th, 2014:
Marcus Mosiah Garvey Tribute
Tuesday, September 2nd, 2014:
Tales of Renewal
Tuesday, October 7th, 2014:
Tuesday, November 11th, 2014:
Tuesday, December 2nd, 2014:
Contact: Dr. Joyce C. Duncan at 1–212–568–1645
or Thelma Ruffin Thomas at
Hans Christian Andersen Storytellers
58 Park Avenue, New York City
(four blocks south of Grand Central Station)
Select Saturdays from 11:00 a.m. to 12:00 noon
Some of New York's most famous storytellers bring to life exciting
tales of mythical creatures and fantastic adventures from
Scandinavia and the far North.
Please watch this space for the 2014–2015 schedule when it is
finalized and announced.
Admission: Free (and suitable for children five and
Contact: 1–212–879–9779 or firstname.lastname@example.org
Storytelling at the
133 MacDougal Street, New York City
West 3rd Street & Washington Square)
Closest MTA subway trains:
4th Street); #1 (Sheridan Square); #6 (Bleecker
watch this space for the Fall 2014 events when they are finalized
David Montgomery, Program Director, Program in Educational
Regina Ress, Producer
Contact: 1–212–998–5867 or visit the program