NABS 40th Festival and Conference

National Association of Black Storyteller is 40 years strong! Festival Co-Hosts, The Griots Circle of Maryland Featured Tellers will be: Rita Cox, Mitch Capel, Sharon Holley, Linda Humes, Oba William King, Queen Nur, Onam Lansana, Continue

Storytelling Workshop…

Starting from Scratch Storytelling. Moss Memorial Library, Now the third Thursday of each month. In person. Storytellers, writers, poets, playwrights and story lovers welcome. Bring your draft work or a published work. Experienced or beginner.   Come share with our group. Continue

Free

TELL LIKE IT IS

Zoom

Story Swaps via Zoom. With hosts Alex Peers and Kanute Rarey. Got an idea. Story. Practice. Feedback. Have a story to tell? Want to listen to stories? Read or tell a story, poem or lyric? And lean back Continue

Free

OPEN MIC NIGHT

Stories on the Square. Come celebrate the National Storytelling Network's annual celebration of story around the world at our TELLABRATIONTM celebration with us at the Corner Coffee and Wine Shop. Guest host Melanie Knauff. Storytellers, poets, writers, music makers, and singer songwriters welcome. Continue

Free

Asheville Storytelling Circle

We will be meeting at Lenoir-Rhyne in the Asheville Chamber and Visitors Center at 36 Montfort 2nd floor board room. Safe and secure parking behind building and easy entry by elevator. If you can’t join Continue

Free

“Stories of Christmas”

Black Mountain Center for the Arts 225 W. State Street, Black Mountain

Holiday Stories, Laughter, and Sing-A-Long Carols with storyteller, Donna Marie Todd. Donna Marie is an award-winning storyteller and singer. A TEDx speaker, she’s also a podcaster and writer whose personal narratives inspire, entertain, and delight Continue

$20

TELL LIKE IT IS

Zoom

Story Swaps via Zoom.  With hosts Alex Peers and Kanute Rarey. Got an idea. Story. Practice. Feedback. Have a story to tell? Want to listen to stories? Read or tell a story, poem or lyric? And lean back Continue

Free

Holiday Myths & Magic

Online and Streamed Live

Spirit of the Season. Presented by SIX FEET APART PRODUCTIONS - Capture the magic of the season with an evening of tales told in the holiday spirit. The show will stream live on YouTube and Continue

“Taking Your Story to the Stage”

A three-day Storytelling Intensive Workshop - with nationally celebrated storyteller, Connie Regan-Blake. The focus of this three-day workshop is on storytelling performance. Each participant is asked to come with a story that is almost “stage-ready.” Continue

The International Storytelling Center

Presents Special Holiday Event – Charles Dickens’ A Christmas Carol, with Tim Lowry. Join Lowry for his beloved show, Charles Dickens’ A Christmas Carol, as he brings to life the Ghost of Christmases Past, Present, Continue

$20

An Evening of Stories

Black Mountain Center for the Arts 225 W. State Street, Black Mountain

A Slice of Life. Join nationally celebrated storyteller, Connie Regan-Blake, as she transforms a packed theater into an intimate circle of friends with old-timey charm, wisdom, and humor. We’ll also welcome to the stage, her Continue

$20

TELL LIKE IT IS

Zoom

Story Swaps via Zoom.  With hosts Alex Peers and Kanute Rarey. Got an idea. Story. Practice. Feedback. Have a story to tell? Want to listen to stories? Read or tell a story, poem or lyric? And lean back Continue

Free