North Carolina Storyteller Profile

 

Name:Leotta, Joan
Company Name:
Address:1002 Montgomery CT NW
City:Calabash
State:NC
Zip:28467
Telephone:(910) 575-0618
Tollfree:
Email:joanleotta@gmail.com
Website:www.joanleotta.com

Bio:Award winning story performer and author, Joan Leotta, gives shows based on folklore or personal stories and performs women from history for audiences of all ages. Her current one -woman shows include, "Hurricane of Independence" about an indentured servant in the Lower Cape Fear, "Spy! abut Belle Boyd a confederate spy, "A Time to Heal" featuring a nurse during the Civil War, "Cook it Up", healthy food and eating supported through folklore of the region, and "On the Home Front" , stories of World War II in the Lower Cape Fear. She is working on a new show "No More Bullies" with Communities in Schools of Brunswick County.
She also speaks on writing and trains business groups in speaking skills and business writing.
Age Groups:Adult Audiences
Family Audiences
High School/Young Adult
Middle School
Preschool
Primary
Senior Adults
Upper Elementary
Story Types:Bible/ Spiritual/ Sacred
Character Education
Family / Personal
Folk Tales / Fairy Tales/ Fables / Tall Tales
History
Holidays
Humor
Multicultural
Myths
Original
With Puppets / Props
Travel:Yes
Workshops for:Business / Corporate
Educators
Librarians
Organizations
Religious Groups
Storytellers
Students