The Storytelling Sims – Wayne and Jane Sims

Jacksonville, Florida


Phone: 904-823-7969
Email: [email protected]
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Wayne and Jane are Humorists, Historians, and Tandem Tellers who offer entertainment drawn from Tradition, Legend, Lore, Literature & Life.  They tell stories of Florida. Many are true, others ought to be.The result is 20 consecutive years regaling listeners with humor at the renowned Florida Folk Festival in White Springs.


Other appearances include 11 years stepping aboard St. Johns Riverkeeper Eco-Heritage boat cruises on the St. Johns River as America’s first travel writers, naturalist William Bartram and author Constance Fenimore Woolson; as Humanities Scholars performing “Holding Down the Homefront: World War II in Florida” or “All’s Fair in Love & War,” a romantic Civil War era story about the courtship of Florida’s Confederate General Edmund Kirby-Smith and his bride Cassie Selden the Belle of Lynchburg, VA; presenting workshops and performances for scholarly gatherings: Carolina Writers Conference and the NCSG retreat at prestigious WildAcres Conference Center . . . along with hundreds of appearances at special events, story & folk festivals, retirement communities, historical societies, and libraries from Florida’s River of Grass to the Carolina Blue Ridge.


Programs available, afternoon or after-dinner; suitable for small theatre venues.