Storytelling Center Events

The Center has no planned events at this time.

Community Events
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Out by Ten

Out by Ten
Featuring MothStorySLAM winning tellers
Diane Spechler, Kate Greathead and Jolenta Greenberg
plus music by Q2IV (Quarter to Four)

Spectrum NYC Studio
121 Ludlow Street (between Delancey and Rivington) — 2nd Floor, New York City
(MTA subway: F, J, M, and Z trains to Essex & Delancey)
Thursday, July 24th, 2014, from 7:30 to 9:30 p.m.

An evening of storytelling in voice and song that will transport you to the easy&ndash’going 1950’s and back again.

Admission: $20 (includes wine and cheese)
Reservations: Order online (limited seating).

Bill Gordh at Icelandic Midsummer Day
Icelandic Stories Come to Life

Katonah Museum of Art
134 Jay Street, Katonah, New York
Sunday, July 27th, 2014, at 1:00 and 3:00 p.m.

Admission: $10.00 ($5.00 for students, free for Museum members and children)
Reservations: 1–914–232–9555

Tammy Hall
The Ezra Jack Keats Story Hour

Imagination Playground
Ocean Ave btw Lincoln Rd and Parside Avenue, Brooklyn, New York
(MTA subway: B, Q, and S trains to Prospect Park Station)
Saturdays in August, at 2:00 p.m.

Admission: Free

BadyHouse Storytelling Concert #12
Lawrence Howard & Lynne Duddy, Andrew Linderman and Arif Choudhury
plus Angela Lockhart Aronoff

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: or 1–718–633–6651

Battery Park City Parks Conservancy
Stories for All Ages

Teardrop Park
River Terrace at Warren Street, Battery Park City, New York
Select Saturdays at 11:00 a.m.

Saturday, August 16th, 2014:
Therese Folkes–Plair
“I Have a Dream” and Other Wishes

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 up.

Saturday, October 25th, 2014:

Julie Pasqual
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 Hallowe’en.

Admission: Free
Visit the Battery Park City Parks Conservancy website

Tammy Hall
Summer Songs and Stories

Lefferts Historic House (Prospect Park)
452 Flatbush Ave (near Empire Boulevard), Brooklyn, New York
(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.

: 1–718–789–2822

African Folk Heritage Circle, Inc.
Folks Telling Tales

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:
AFHC Tellabration!

Tuesday, December 2nd, 2014:

Admission: $10.00
Contact: Dr. Joyce C. Duncan at 1–212–568–1645
or Thelma Ruffin Thomas at 1–212–807–1570

Storytelling with the
Hans Christian Andersen Storytellers


Scandinavia House
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.

Free (and suitable for children five and up)
Contact: 1–212–879–9779 or

Storytelling at the Provincetown Playhouse

Provincetown Playhouse
133 MacDougal Street, New York City
(between West 3rd Street & Washington Square)
Closest MTA subway trains:
A,B,C,D,E,F (West 4th Street); #1 (Sheridan Square); #6 (Bleecker Street).

Please watch this space for the Fall 2014 events when they are finalized and announced.

David Montgomery, Program Director, Program in Educational Theatre
Regina Ress, Producer

1–212–998–5867 or visit the program website