Calendar of Events

What’s Your Story? – A Personal Story Workshop

Wed. Jan 24, 2018

Mount Dora Public Library
Mt. Dora, FL

Want to take an experience and craft it into a compelling story that others will want to hear? Join Florida Storytelling Association in a workshop exploring the elements of an effective personal story and the art of crafting a story … Continued

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Oldest City Tourism: 1870 – 1940

Thu. Jan 25, 2018

St. Augustine Lighthouse Museum
Saint Augustine, FL

The Storytelling Sims, Wayne @ Jane, return to the Lighthouse to entertain with tantalizing tales and tidbits — this time concerning early travelers who made their way into Florida by steamboat, rail, and tin lizzie seeking recreation and romance.

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Maritime Mysteries: Saint Augustine & Beyond

Tue. Jan 30, 2018

Limelight Studio Theatre
St. Augustine, FL

Original Stories & Songs of the Water’s Mystique Surrounding Us Above & Below the Waves featuring Chris Kastle & Joyce Sabato. “Theater of the Mind: Storytelling” sponsored by Tale Tellers of Saint Augustine. Tickets $10; Group rate (8+): $8 at … Continued

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“The Elephant” – Stories You’ll Never Forget

Wed. Jan 31, 2018

The Alliance for the Arts
FL

Ten local storytellers perform an evening of storytelling. Last year’s “StorySLAM” sold out. “The Elephant” is our new name. Our stories are unforgettable, and this event is a BIG deal. No elephants have been harmed in the production of these … Continued

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The Elephant: A Storytelling Showcase Event

Wed. Jan 31, 2018

The Alliance for the Arts
FL

The Elephant: A Storytelling Showcase Event (for the 2nd year in a row!) Wednesday, January 31, 2018 7pm—9pm Alliance for the Arts 10091 McGregor Blvd, Fort Myers, FL 33919 Tickets: $20 (members $15) Box Office: (239) 939-2787 Online: artinlee.org/elephantCaptivating. Entertaining. Fun. Ten … Continued

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Storytelling 101

Fri. Feb 2, 2018 - Sun. Feb 4, 2018

Home of Kaye Byrnes
Jacksonville, FL

Explore the basics of choosing, learning and telling a story with a focus on simple tools and techniques for building a repertoire and finding your own storytelling voice.

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Tea & Tales: Stories of Love

Thu. Feb 8, 2018

Brambles English Tearoom
Naples, FL

THU Feb 8th, 6pm-8pm Tea & Tales: Stories of Love Brambles English Tea Room. Join Storytellers of the Round Table and Friends for an evening of food, tea, and stories. $35/person (includes tax, tip, & gratuity). Limited seating! RSVP required 239-262-7894. Click for details.

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Geraldine Buckley! National Storyteller comes to Naples…

Fri. Feb 9, 2018

Office of Dr. Joel Ying
Naples, FL

Last year, the audience was enthralled with Geraldine Buckley’s humor and wit. We need more registrations to confirm her performance and workshop. Please let me know if you are interested, and get a ticket today! Geraldine Buckley! National Storyteller comes … Continued

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Geraldine Buckley! National Storyteller comes to Naples…

Sat. Feb 10, 2018

Office of Dr. Joel Ying
Naples, FL

Last year, the audience was enthralled with Geraldine Buckley’s humor and wit. We need more registrations to confirm her performance and workshop. Please let me know if you are interested, and get a ticket today! Geraldine Buckley! National Storyteller comes … Continued

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“Legacy of Love” – Storytelling Performance by Dr. Joel Ying

Tue. Feb 13, 2018

Tea & Poets
South Miami,

Dr. Joel Ying revives the ancient tradition of STORYTELLING PERFORMANCE in a modern form with stories that touch to the heart, speak to the soul, and tickle the funny bone. Folk tales weave with personal stories of a “Legacy of … Continued

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Tamiami Tale Tellers (TTT),

Thu. Feb 15, 2018

Brookdale Community
Ft Myers, FL

THU Feb 15th, 7pm-9pm Tamiami Tale Tellers (TTT), Storytelling Guild Third Thursdays. Informal circle to share stories. Listeners welcome. Brookdale Community, 8351 College Parkway, Ft Myers, FL 33919. Click for details.

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House Concert with Cindy Rivka Marshall

Sat. Feb 17, 2018


Listen and Learn Cindy Rivka Marshall 

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Selling Your Telling

Fri. Feb 23, 2018 - Sun. Feb 25, 2018

Home of Kaye Byrnes
Jacksonville, FL

Learn to market your storytelling, negotiate your compensation and promote yourself to a wide-variety of venues.  

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When Florida Was The Wild West

Tue. Feb 27, 2018

Port Orange Regional Library
Port Orange, FL

The Storytelling Sims, Wayne & Jane, bring tales of Cracker cattle barons, ranchers & cow hunters who forged Florida’s gigantic cattle industry. This fascinating program focuses on the challenge & romance of cowmen who scoured Florida’s prairies & swamps to … Continued

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Storytelling in Schools

Fri. Mar 9, 2018 - Sun. Mar 11, 2018

Home of Kaye Byrnes
Jacksonville, FL

Schools are an enormous market for storytellers but require programs and a marketing strategy tailored to their environment. Learn how to prepare for and engage in school-based storytelling.

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The Folktales of Florida

Fri. Apr 6, 2018

Mount Dora Public Library
Mt. Dora, FL

Join storytellers on a folktale tour through swamps and cabins, meet colorful characters and experience old Florida. Free and open to the public. http://www.mylakelibrary.org/libraries/wt_bland_public_library.aspx [email protected]

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The Heart of Florida Tall Tales Story Fest

Wed. Apr 11, 2018

Circle Square Cultural Center

The Heart of Florida Tall Tales Story Fest is on April 11, Wednesday eve at 6:00 pm. It is on the eve of the Florida Story Fest in Mt. Dora. Cash prizes are ready for the greatest Tall Tale. Your host is Jerry Snyder, the … Continued

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Tampa-Hillsborough County Storytelling Festival

Sat. Apr 21, 2018

Robert W. Saunders, Sr. Library
Tampa,

The 38th Annual Festival, “Stories: Enchanting Voyages,” will feature nationally/internationally renowned storyteller Kuniko Yamamoto. This FREE event will feature many youth and adult storytellers, strolling performers, a Storybook character parade, Story arts and crafts, a book fair, and MORE.

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Storytelling workshop with Kuniko Yamamoto

Sun. Apr 22, 2018

North Tampa Branch Library
Tampa,

Join Kuniko Yamamoto in her FREE workshop, “Folding and Unfolding: Origami and Storytelling.” She will help you incorporate these two art forms to a creative performance piece. This workshop is a simple model to enjoy your creativity. No origami experience … Continued

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Explore & Expand: An Artists Retreat

Fri. Apr 27, 2018 - Sun. Apr 29, 2018

Home of Kaye Byrnes
Jacksonville, FL

Storytellers are artists and our creativity must be nurtured. This retreat offers the opportunity to play with your inner muse and unleash the creative spirit that fuels our work.

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Saint Augustine Scoundrels

Wed. May 9, 2018

Corazon Cinema & Cafe
Saint Augustine,

Romanza Festivale of Culture & the Arts brings The Three Tellers (Margaret Kaler, Jane Sims & Wayne Sims) back for the 4th year to regale listeners with their most recent program of history and humor, “Saint Augustine Scoundrels.” Tickets: $10. Limited … Continued

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