Loading Events

« All Events

  • This event has passed.

Storytelling

January 23 : 10:00 am - 12:00 pm

$20.00

Event Navigation

Students will be introduced to the different kinds of stories common in three traditions of Florida folklore: African-American, Florida Cracker, and Seminole. For example, some tales teach a lesson, others explain traditions, and many tales explain the origins of animals and plants—even people!  Students will learn the techniques of telling, such as using voice and mime to develop characters and build suspense. Students will have the opportunity to tell a story with the techniques they learned at the during the class.

Students will need to bring a pen/pencil and paper/notebook

 

Students must be 12 years of age or older

Minors must be accompanied by an adult

Registration closes January 16th

Details

Date:
January 23
Time:
10:00 am - 12:00 pm
Cost:
$20.00
Event Category:
Website:
https://floridafolkschool.org/classes/storytelling-2/

Organizer

Florida Maritime Museum
Phone:
941-708-6120
Email:
fmminfo@manateeclerk.com
Website:
http://floridamaritimemuseum.org/

Other

Submit to Art Beat — If you are a non-profit arts and cultural organization, you are able to submit your events and performance information for consideration of publication in ARTbeat, our popular weekly e-newsletter. Not every event can be published in ARTbeat due to space limitations. Please note that ARTbeat is events based and cannot include fundraisers and galas. ARTbeat is released on Friday's and entries must be submitted two weeks in advance of the event/performance. High quality images are encouraged and must be in .JPG format. Images cannot be flyers or have writing on them.
Yes

Venue

Florida Maritime Museum
4415 119th Street W.
Cortez, 34215 United States
+ Google Map
Phone:
941-708-6120
Website:
http://floridamaritimemuseum.org/