The New Zealand Guild of Storytellers

  • Tells to: Adults
  • Location: Golden Bay
  • Cost: Cost is negotiable.

Type of stories told: “Parables of Partnership: Transformative Tales Told with Celtic Harp.
A CD is available by this title. Order direct from Lethea ($30 + $3 postage) Audience: Adults and children aged 8 and older.
Settings preferred: Libraries, schools, festivals, special events.
Also available to teach experiential workshops on the following:
–“Storytelling As a Healing Art.”
–“Bringing Your Story to Life (and Life to Your Story): Tips and techniques for telling personal, cultural, and literary tales, with or without audio-visual media.
–“Storytelling with Music”: demonstration and how-to principles of choosing stories to be told with music, and choosing music to accompany live telling.
–“Teaching with Story”: for educators, parents, grandparents, and anyone else who wants to use storytelling and stories as a teaching/learning tool.
Fees for workshops vary according to length of workshop. Workshops may be designed for 3 hours, a full day, a weekend, or multiple days. Please enquire.
Background: Lethea was a professional storyteller and artist-in-education in the USA since the early 1970’s. Since moving to New Zealand in 1999, she has performed and taught workshops in Nelson, Golden Bay, and Christchurch. She now focuses her telling for adults and older children, accompanying her original stories and retellings of traditional tales with double-strung Celtic harp.

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