Animal Stories: A to Zoo
For the young at heart, watch and listen
to animal characters brought to life in tales with meaningful
Stories to Ignite the Imagination
Have you ever wondered where great
artists get their ideas? What did an African mask have to do
with Picasso, a Yiddish folktale with Chagall, or the ballet
with Degas? Through story and selected artwork, Elaine demonstrates
how the different art forms influence each other. Optional art
project follows performance.
Maoris, Moons and Monkeys
A collection of stories from Asia and
the Pacific Rim.
A Trip on the 4 Winds
An ever-growing body of work that provides
a view into the richness of stories from cultures around the
A Light in the Dark: Stories on
A performance and post-performance exploration
of stories that teach children how to identify unsafe environments
and situations and provide them with tools and skills to keep
them out of harm's way.
E-Bully! ME Bully: Stories to Help,
Nurture and Heal
Because storytelling engages our minds,
hearts, and imaginations, it has endured through the years as
the oldest of educational and therapeutic tools. Folktales,
microcosms of real life, permit us to view bullying from a variety
of perspectives, from a safe distance, but within community,
without head-on confrontation or embarrassment. This performance
workshop presents bullying with its cast of characters, such
as the taunted victim and the silent onlookers; through its
plots and storylines, e.g., online bullying, and with solutions
for a happy ending. Stories address such issues as courage and
encouragement, diversity, empathy, respect and self-control.
Stories in Stone, Bone and Soil
A collection of stories that have been
found or referenced in findings from archeological digs and
other unearthings. A great launching point for history and science
The children won’t be screaming; they’ll be beaming, as they learn, through story, the very special attributes of the insect world. Great addition for science classes!