The Grapevine (Storytelling) 

 

About Michael McCarty

Michael McCarty began telling stories of Black history and culture in high school, and since 1992 he has been telling and teaching storytelling around the country and around the world. He has been an activist, Black Panther, martial arts instructor, acupuncturist, world traveler, spiritual seeker, construction worker, storyteller, husband, father, crazy friend. He loves his life!


About Liz Weir

As Children’s Librarian for the City of Belfast, Northern Ireland, Liz Weir learned the healing power of storytelling and today works with stories to aid conflict resolution. She has told stories to all ages on five continents, on stages from Vanderbilt Hall at New York’s Grand Central Station to London’s Royal Albert Hall.



We would love to have you join us!  Please register to receive Zoom information for our September event.

Register for September 


The event is free but please consider a $15 donation that will go to the performers.

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And after that!

October 14, 2020 – join us for more Grapevine Storytelling with April Armstrong and Tim Tingle.

Register for October


About the Grapevine

FSGW sponsors storytelling at The Grapevine Online, an electronic stage for professional storytellers. The Grapevine is home to the best in modern storytelling, which means all kinds of storytelling: truth, fiction, heroes, villains, myths, and legends, in solemn, humorous, and other styles.  All the varieties of story that people have told each other for thousands of years; told really, really, well by people who are at the top of their craft.  Hosted by: Noa Baum, Tim Livengood, and RenĂ©e Brachfeld.

When:  Second Wednesday of each month at 7:30PM.

Where:  Via Zoom.  When you register we will send you the Zoom information.

Admission:   Free, but we will ask for a $15 donation if you like what you hear. 

Questions? Contact grapevinetakoma@gmail.com

You can also check out their Facebook page and leave comments at: GrapevineStoryTelling 

Interested in additional story telling events in the area? Check out the Voices In the Glen Calendar

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