Susan O’Halloran – “WACKY AND WISE: Gifts from Friends and Family”
February 27 @ 7:00 pm - 8:30 pm| $15
Sue O’Halloran’s stories speak of gratitude for our “beautiful and messy lives.” Spend 90 minutes with Sue in thanks for those who have gone before us and those who believe in us now. Through original folktales and personal stories, Sue celebrates good health, great friendships and the ability to laugh at ourselves.
Sue O’Halloran has appeared on such media programs as PBS and ABC Nightline and has been interviewed by The New York Times, The Boston Globe and the Chicago Tribune. She has received the National Storytelling Network’s Circle of Excellence and Leadership and Service awards and is a frequent featured teller at the National Storytelling Festival and the International Storytelling Center’s Storytelling Live! Teller-in-Residence program. The Chicago Reader says O’Halloran “has mastered the Irish art of telling stories that are funny and heart-wrenching at the same time.”
O’Halloran is co-producer of multicultural performances and internationally recognized films including Black, White and Brown: Tribes & Bridges at the Steppenwolf Theatre and More Alike Than Not: Stories of Three Americans – Christian, Jewish and Muslim.
Sue is author of 7 books and producer/director of the video stories on www.RacebridgesStudio.com which deals with issues of race and belonging and receives over half a million visitors each year. Sue teaches Diversity & Inclusion seminars and webinars around the country for corporations and nonprofits. Sue can be found at: www.SusanOHalloran.com and www.RacebridgesStudio.com.
“One of America’s Top Diversity Speakers and Storytellers”
As seen on PBS, Nightline and in the New York Times
“Inspirational and entertaining! Now we have the confidence to have
productive, cross cultural conversations where everyone feels
valued, appreciated and included.”