Storytelling Workshop
(CEU Credits available and
discount for teachers)

October 29, 2011
1:00 - 5:00 PM
Marshall, NC
(20 North of Asheville)





An afternoon workshop to:

  • explore the tradition of
    ghost stories
  • develop skill in telling stories
  • gain confidence in speaking
  • connect with your listeners

All are welcome:

  • teachers
  • writers
  • grandparents
  • storytellers
  • youth workers
  • camp counselors
  •  story-listeners
  • & all those curious

“People are hungry for stories.
It is a part of our very being.”
Studs Terkel, author & oral historian

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During the workshop you will:

  • Learn a story to tell for Halloween or around the campfire
  • Nurture deep listening skills
  • Explore appropriate stories for different ages
  • Practice ‘embodying’ your stories
  • Discover your innate capacity as a storyteller

As a teacher, Connie Regan-Blake’s approach is welcoming, powerful and fun; and her teachings can be useful for telling with family, friends, at camp, in the classroom and on stage. Together, we will create an encouraging, playful and appreciative community as we learn through oral exercises and story-partnering.

Join us in a celebration of the haunting & inviting world of telling scary stories.

Workshop registration fee: $60 (includes evening performance), $10 discount for teachers

Early enrollment encouraged, space is limited (12 minimum)

WHAT: Afternoon Storytelling Workshop and evening performance with Connie Regan-Blake

CEU credits available: Madison County teachers call 828-649-9276, Asheville City Schools call 828-350-6112; Buncombe County call 828-255-5883. $10 discount for teachers.

WHEN: October 29, 2011, Workshop: 1:00 – 5:00pm  Performance: 7:30pm

WHERE: Marshall, NC (20 miles north of Asheville) Madison County Arts Center, 90 South Main Street, Marshall, NC 28753, Phone: 828-649-1301.

TRAVEL: Asheville area (AVL) is served by United Airlines, American Airlines, Delta, Continental,US Airways and AirTran Airways. Search for all Asheville flights with

LODGING: Motel, mountain cabins and B &B options are available nearby - for info, see or call toll free: 877-262-3476.

From workshop participants:

 “Very encouraging—I can do this!”

“I like being able to take practical information back to the classroom.”

"When I left the workshop I was feeling refreshed and inspired. I still am!"

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You can mail your check to
Madison County Arts Council,
PO Box 32
Marshall, NC 28753


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