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Library Performances & Workshops

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Performances at Negotiable Rates

  • Summer Reading Programs and Family Showcase for all ages: 

Jack Tales, Audience-Participation Tales, Indian Legends, Gentle Ghost Stories, & Other Fun Stories

  • Stories for Young Children: 

Fun Tales, Magnet Board Stories, & Participatory Songs

  • Evening of Storytelling for Teens & Adults (ages 11 to 101)                         based on my 2 published books: 

* The Bell Witch Unveiled At Last! The True Story Of A Poltergeist

* White Reindeer, Kudzu Monster, & Other Tales of Wonder

Evening of Storytelling could include:

  • Family Showcase for all ages
  • Intermission
  • One-Woman Show for ages 11 to 101

Storytelling Workshops 
60 minutes up to all day
Basic Storytelling Workshop for Kids Basic Storytelling Workshop for Adults Advanced Storytelling Workshop for Adults
Workshop for parents with young children: Make-it & Take-it Magnet Board Stories to improve Oral Language Development & Cognitive Memory Skills
Create a Performable Family Tale Kids take part in a STORIES OUT OF A TRUNK Playlet Audition & Rehearsal. They perform for family, friends, & the press that night. Debbie acts as narrator & director. Costumes provided.

Weekend of Storytelling options available:
  • Friday night: Evening of Storytelling
  • Saturday morning: STORIES OUT OF A TRUNK Playlet Auditions & Rehearsal for Group of Kids
  • Saturday Afternoon: 1 or 2 Basic Storytelling Workshops for Kids, Teens, Librarians & Adults
  • Saturday Evening: Performance for Friends, Family, & Press that includes the Play, Solo Performances by Workshop Attendees, & a Story or two by Debbie
  • Optional Sunday Afternoon Workshops for Adults & Librarians: Advanced Storytelling and / or Create a Performable Family Story



PAST BASIC STORYTELLING WORKSHOPS FOR ADULTS

Allen County Public Libraries Workshop for Librarians

Fort Wayne, IN

1 day in 1991


Fairfield County District Library - All-Day Adults Workshop

Lancaster, OH

3-21-1992




HERO TALES WORKSHOP (Writing & telling about family & community history)

Fairfield County District Library - All-Day Adults Workshop

Lancaster, OH

3-21-1992




PAST STORYTELLING PERFORMANCES FOR ADULTS & KIDS

Allen County Public Library

Fort Wayne, IN

9-13-1990


Anna Porter Public Library. Earth Tales, A Family Story Hour. Click HERE to see full-size photos & to read articles.
Earth Tales Performed at Anna Porter Public          Library in Gatlinburg, TN on 9-28-1993  Earth Tales Performed at Anna Porter Public Library in Gatlinburg, TN on 9-28-1993

Gatlinburg, TN

9-28-1993


Gentle Ghost Stories at Art Circle Public Library

Crossville, TN

Oct. 24, 2008


Centerville Library

Fremont, CA

1-16-1990


Fairfield County District Library. Click HERE to see full-size photos & to read both articles.
Fairfield County District Library in Lancaster, Ohio hosts an Adult Storytelling Workshop & a Family          Storytelling Showcase on March 19 & 21, 1992Fairfield County District Library hosts an Adult Storytelling Workshop & a Family Storytelling Showcase          on March 19 & 21, 1992

Lancaster, OH

3-19-1992


Glenn Bruce Park, Friends of the Library

Kingsport, TN

7-29-1989 & 4-22-1990


Gorham-MacBane Public Library. Click HERE to see full-size photo & to read article.
Professional Storyteller will tell Stories at Gorham MacBane Public Library on Aug. 18, 1994.

Springfield, TN

8-18-1994


Friends of the Kingsport Public Library in Power Building

Kingsport, TN

4-18-1991


Gentle Ghost Stories plus Bell Witch Unveiled at Obion Public Library

Union City, TN

Sept. 29, 2011 


Omni Center in Colonial Heights, Friends of the Library
Executive Board Meeting

Kingsport, TN

9-7-1989


Ghost Stories On The Front Lawn Of Staunton Public Library
Click HERE to see full-size photo & to read article.
 Ghost Stories          On Front Lawn Of Staunton Public Library in Staunton, VA on 10-24-1992

Staunton, VA

10-24-1992


Sullivan County Friends of the Library Storyfest

Kingsport, TN

1989, 1990, 1991




PAST PERFORMANCES FOR ADULT GROUPS - Bell Witch Unveiled

Art Circle Public Library. Book-Signing for Patrons Who Bought A Copy Of My Bell Witch Book

Crossville, TN

10-24-2008


Cheatham County Public Library

Ashland City, TN

4-29-1997


Elmer Hinton Memorial Public Library. One-Woman Show performed by Professional Storyteller Debbie Dunn: BELL WITCH UNVEILED at Elmer Hinton Public Library in Portland, TN on 5-15-1997. Click HERE see full-size photo & to read article.
One-Woman Show performed by Professional          Storyteller Debbie Dunn: BELL WITCH UNVEILED at Elmer Hinton Public Library in Portland, TN on 5-15-1997

Portland, TN

5-15-1997


Gorham-MacBane Public Library

Springfield, TN

5-1-1997


Maury County Public Library. Book-Signing for Patrons Who Bought A Copy Of My Bell Witch Book. One-Woman Show performed by Professional Storyteller Debbie Dunn: BELL WITCH UNVEILED at Maury County Public Library in Columbia, TN on 7-12-2008. Click HERE to see full-size photo & to read article.
 One-Woman Show performed          by Professional Storyteller Debbie Dunn: BELL WITCH UNVEILED at Maury County Public Library in Columbia, TN on 7-12-2008

Columbia, TN

7-12-2008


Family Showcase plus Bell Witch Unveiled at Obion Public Library. Book-signing for patrons who buy a copy of my Bell Witch book.

Union City, TN

9-29-2011


Omni Center in Colonial Heights, Friends of the Library
Executive Board Meeting

Kingsport, TN

9-7-1989




Professional Storyteller Debbie Dunn is available to tell stories at your library. She has negotiable rates.