We are all storytellers. We all live in a network of stories. There isn’t a stronger connection between people than storytelling. - Jimmy Neil Smith
Here we highlight STORY HUBS - creative people who organize growing circles of storytellers and delighted listeners. These HUBS offer ongoing storytelling events in special places throughout our region (and sometimes online). Click on the links to learn more.
Our own Sam Pearsall founded and has since produced Roadhouse Storytellers on various stages in the NC Piedmont Triangle. Roadhouse Storytellers has put 58 different storytellers from 7 states on stage. Next performance info HERE.
Bynum is a retired cotton mill village along the banks of the Haw River founded around 1872. Bynum General Store opened in 1936. Our mission is to create family-friendly events and programs to celebrate the community’s rich history and bright future. The store was a historical landmark and is still the social center of the community. See our full schedule on Events — or check things out on Facebook.
Our monthly story circle meetings are filled with great stories. New members are guests are always welcome to attend and, if time permits, tell a story. ASC also sponsors storytelling program each year at the Folk Art Center on the Blue Ridge Parkway: Tellabration!™ in November and a Spring/Summer Show. MORE INFO HERE
The Southern Order of Storytellers/Georgia Storytelling Network provides opportunities for storytellers to tell their stories in small group settings or before large audiences, network with other storytellers and serve as stewards for the preservation and perpetuation of the art of storytelling. MORE INFO HERE