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"A long time ago—and yet perhaps it wasn't such a very long time ago ..."

Last Update Date April 8, 2006

Metro Atlanta, GA Area Georgia Alabama  
Atlanta, GA   Athens, GA Florida
Decatur, GA LaGrange, GA South Carolina
East Point, GA South Carolina
Kennesaw, GA Tennessee
Marietta, GA Virginia
Roswell, GA
Sandy Springs, GA Click for Tellabration sites around the state.
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Atlanta, GA

Emerging Voices
at Callanwolde Fine Arts Center

Monthly family storytelling programs.
Click here for more information

 

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Decatur, GA

Open Mic Storytelling

Hosted by storytelling Chetter Galloway
Date: Next date is June 16.
Time: 8:00 p.m.
Cost: Free
Location: Mocha Match Coffee Bar, 630 East College Avenue, Suite F, Decatur, GA 30030
Information: 404-377-7788; Email.
Visit their website.

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East Point, GA

Kuumba's Open Mic

Sponsored by Kuumba Storytellers of Georgia, East Point Branch Library, Target Stores and Friends of East Point Library
Date: 2nd Saturday every month
Time: 7:00 p.m.
Cost: Free
Location: East Point Branch Library, 2757 Main Street, East Point, GA
Tellers: Your chance to tell a story or just sit back, relax and listen to a yarn or two
Information: 404-762-4842

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Kennesaw, GA

25th annual Winter Storytelling Festival

Sponsored by Southern Order of Storytellers

Date: January 26 to 28, 2007 (Friday to Sunday)
Information: 404 329 9950
E-mail: soswsfcmt@aol.com

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Marietta, GA

 

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Roswell, GA

Roswell Magnolia Storytelling Festival

Sponsored by Roswell Folk & Heritage Bureau
Date: June 23 - 23, 2006 (Friday & Saturday)
Time: 9 A.M. to 9 P.M.
Location: Roswell, GA
Tellers: Patrick Ball and Susan Klein
Workshops: Teachers may receive SDU’s through West Georgia State University
Information: Dotty Etris, 770-640-3253; 1-800-776-7935
Website: www.cvb.roswell.ga.us

 

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Sandy Springs
Ghostly Gathering

Check back for information on the 2006 Ghostly Gathering
Information: 404/851-9111; email: information@heritagesandysprings.org
Website: www.heritagesandysprings.org

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Athens, GA

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LaGrange, GA

11th annual Azalea Storytelling Festival
An Award-Winning Festival

Dates: March 2 - 4, 2007
Location: TBD
Tellers: Sheila Kay Adams, Donald Davis, Andy Offutt Irwin and Kathryn Tucker Windham
Information: 706-880-8276

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Alabama

Gorham's Bluff Storytelling Festival

Date: April 30 - May 5, 2006

Sunday, April 30 - Stories 'Round The Table Benefit Brunch & Performance.
Thursday, May 4 - Youth Teller Celebration
Friday, May 5 Tale End Concert
Location: Gorhams Bluff, Alabama
Information: (256) 451-ARTS (2787) ext. 452
E-mail: arts@gorhamsbluff.com
Web site: http://www.gorhamsbluff.com

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Florida

22nd annual Florida Storytelling Camp

Date: March 30 - April 2, 2006 (Thursday to Sunday)
Featured Performers: Kevin Cordi, Carmen Deedy, Tom Rinkoski and Donna Washington
Cost: Call for specific details.
Location: Lake Yale
Information: Florida Storytelling Association, Inc., c/o Nadyne McGladdery, Administrator, P.O. Box 522464, Longwood, Florida 32752-2464
E-mail: nadyne@atlantic.net
Website: www.flstory.org

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South Carolina

11th annnual Patchwork Tales Storytelling Festival
presented by the York County Library

Date: March 30 - April 1, 2006
Location: Rock Hill, SC
Tellers: Bill Harley, Diane Ferlatte, Beth Horner, Polecat Creek, Atlanta Coast Theatre for Youth
Information: www.patchworktales.org

20th annual Stone Soup Storytelling Festival

The official storytelling festival of South Carolina. The festival will not be held in 2006.
Email: StoneSoup@mail.com
Website: http://www.stonesoupstorytellingfestival.org

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Tennessee

Smokey Mountain Storytelling Festival

Three nights of storytelling told by some of the nation's top tale-spinners! In addition to concerts and workshops, other Storytelling highlights include Haunts ‘n’ Haints Trolley Tales and the National Youth Storytelling Showcase.
Information: E-mail: events@cityofpegeionforge.com
Website: http://www.mypigeonforge.com or
http://www.mypigeonforge.com/winterfest-storytelling.asp

National Storytelling Conference

Produced by the National Storytelling Network
Date:July 12-16, 2006 (Wednesday to Sunday)
Location: Pittsburgh, PA
Information: www.stlouisgatewaystorytellers.org
NSN Information: 1-800-525-4514; www.storynet.org
Greater Pittsburg Convention and Visitor Bureau: www.visitpittsburg.com

National Storytelling Conference

Produced by the National Storytelling Network, Jonesborough, TN
Date:July 11-15, 2007 (Wednesday to Sunday)
Location: St. Louis, MO
Hosts: MO-TELL Storytellers, St. Louis Gateway Storytellers and Riverwind Storytellers
Information: www.stlouisgatewaystorytellers.org
NSN Information: 1-800-525-4514; www.storynet.org
St. Louis visitor information: St. Louis Convention & Visitors Commission.

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Virginia

Sounds of the Mountains-Music and Storytelling

Date: April 28 – 29, 2006
Tellers: Syd Lieberman, Barbara McBride-Smith, Willy Clafin, Joseph Helrich, Marshall Brothers and Highroad
Location: near Roanoke, VA
Information: Camp Bethel at (540) 992-2940 or Alan Hoal at (919) 469-0394 or by email
Website: Sounds of the Mountains website

 

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