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Telling the Tale - a workshop on telling traditional stories with Liz Weir

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Renowned Irish storyteller Liz Weir addresses story selection, developing an authentic voice, cultural appropriation, and Irish folklore.

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Liz Weir is an Irish storyteller with an international reputation, having shared her tales on five continents in a career spanning almost fifty years. Liz loves to breathe life into traditional tales and a lot of her favorite stories are firmly rooted in Irish folklore.

In this workshop she will consider important aspects of telling traditional stories including story selection, developing an authentic voice and cultural appropriation. You'll also hear about fairies, banshees, and selkies!

This event is open to everyone via Zoom teleconferencing.  After registering, you'll receive an email message with the Zoom link.

Registration is free, although donations are appreciated to support SAM's virtual programming. The suggested donation is $10.

***Online Standards of Conduct***

It is the policy of SAM to maintain an educational, performing and working environment free from sexual, racial, ethnic, religious, age-based, disability, sexual orientation, and gender expression harassment and bullying. Attendees will refrain from harassment of any sort including (but not limited to) visuals, language, comments, or questions. This includes actions that disrupt or interfere in any way with other attendees’ ability to participate. We do not tolerate harassment of any kind and will immediately disconnect any offenders from the event.

This activity is made possible by the voters of Minnesota through a grant from the Metropolitan Regional Arts Council, thanks to a legislative appropriation from the arts and cultural heritage fund.


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