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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 SUMMER READING PROGRAMS - STORYTELLING PERFORMANCE

Allen County Public Library

Fort Wayne, IN

9-13-1990


Gray Public Library

Gray, TN

7-14-2011


Professional Storyteller Debbie Dunn performing stories at the Greeneville-Greene County Public Library on 6-15-2010. Click HERE to see full-size photo & to read article.
Professional Storyteller Debbie Dunn performing stories at the Greeneville-Greene County Public Library on 6-15-2010

Greeneville, TN

6-9-2009, 6-15-2010, and 6-28-2011


Jefferson City Public Library

Jefferson City, TN

6-24-2011


Johnson City Public Library

Johnson City, TN

6-26-1990


Jamboree at World's Fair Site for Lawson McGhee Public Library

Knoxville, TN

8-15-1992


Morristown-Hamblen Public Library

Morristown, TN

6-26-2012


Mosheim Public Library

Mosheim, TN

6-8-2009, 6-21-2010,  6-20-2011, 6-17-2013


Parrott-Wood Public Library

Strawberry Plains, TN

6-21-2011


Washington County Library

Joneborough, TN

6-30-1993 and 7-13-2011.


White Pine Public Library

White Pine, TN

6-3-2009





PAST FAMILY SHOWCASE STORYTELLING PERFORMANCES AT LIBRARIES

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

Crossville, TN

10-24-2008


Centerville Library

Fremont, CA

1-16-1990


Elizabethton Public Library: Performed with Dr. Flora Joy as part of their Cool Cats & Hot Books Program

Elizabethton, TN

7-11-1989


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


Howard Elementary School. Grand Re-Opening of Library. I was teaching there at the time. They hired a substitute to take my classes.

Chattanooga, TN

1-18-1996


Friends of the Kingsport Public Library in Power Building

Kingsport, TN

4-18-1991


Jamboree at World's Fair Site for Lawson McGhee Public Library

Knoxville, TN

8-15-1992


Gentle Ghost Stories at Obion Public Library (Bell Witch Unveiled after intermission)

Union City, TN

Sept. 29, 2011 


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


Washington County Library

Joneborough, TN

2-21-1989, 3-7-1989, 4-25-1989, 6-30-1993, and 7-13-2011.





PAST STORYTELLING WORKSHOPS AT LIBRARIES

Allen County Public Library: 3 Trunk Tales Shows

Fort Wayne, IN

9-17-1990



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