Becky Stone, a native Philadelphian, has lived in Fairview, NC for the last 38 years where she and her husband raised their four children and publish a garden quarterly called “GreenPrints” (greenprints.com). She has a BA in Drama from Vassar College and has developed many performing skills through private study. Becky has performed with the Highland Repertory Theater, Southern Appalachian Repertory Theater, Haywood Arts Regional Theatre, Lime Kiln Theatre in Virginia, the Asheville Community Theatre, and the Mars Hill College Theatre Department. She has worked with the Asheville Contemporary Dance Theater as a storyteller, singer, and dancer. Becky taught theater and directed high school theater productions for 10 years at Veritas Christian Academy in Fletcher NC. Becky sings and accompanies herself on guitar. Her primary music outlet is at church where she serves as the worship team leader. And yes – Becky is a storyteller and has told stories and taught workshops throughout Western North Carolina at schools, libraries, universities, festivals, and the Biltmore House. She applies her acting and storytelling skills as a Chautauquan, doing interactive presentations of Pauli Murray, Rosa Parks, Harriet Tubman, and Maya Angelou. Becky has done her Chautauqua presentations in South and North Carolina, Colorado and Ohio.
(828) 628-1902 or 800-569-0602
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, Folk Tales / Fairy Tales/ Fables / Tall Tales, Ghost/ Scary, History, Holidays, Humor, Multicultural, Myths, With Song
Workshops for: Business / Corporate, Educators, Librarians, Organizations, Religious Groups, Storytellers, Students