Evening Storytelling Concert with Ed Stivender

July 10, 2014
Event By: International Storytelling Center Address: 110 West Main Street Jonesborough, TN 37659 Email: customerservice@storytellingcenter.net Phone: (423) 913-1276 Toll-free: (800) 952-8392

Thursday, July 10 • 7:30 p.m. Once Upon a Planet Accompanying himself on banjo and harmonica, Ed tells stories from diverse cultures around the world. Since first appearing at the National Storytelling Festival in 1980, Ed Stivender has toured the world presenting his one-man shows in Austria, Ireland, New Zealand, Indonesia, and in festivals across the U.S. Best known for his witty improvisations and original interpretations of classic material, he engages his audience in a participatory dance of wisdom, whimsy and surprise. The author of two books of coming-of-age stories, his writing has appeared inReader’s Digest, Catholic Digest, and Chicken Soup for the Romantic Soul. Stivender, an NSN ORACLE Circle of Excellence award recipient, is also an award-winning Philadelphia Mummer. “The Robin Williams of Storytelling.” —Miami Herald

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City: Jonesborough, TN
Region: East Tennessee
Subregion: Northeast