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Storytelling

WHEN:
Tuesday, September 26 @ 10:00 am - 12:00 pm
COST: $20 per class Fees
ENROLLMENT LIMIT:
WHERE: Florida Maritime Museum
4415 - 119th St. W., Cortez, FL 34215
PHONE: 941-708-6120
WHAT TO BRING: Students will need to bring a pen/pencil and paper/notebook

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. 

Registration closes September 22nd.