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In Memory of Hope Baugh

Written by: David Champa storytellingartsdavid@gmail.com Sally Perkins is a well-known professional storyteller in the Indianapolis community for more than thirty years.  She tells a wide variety of stories, from fiction to non-fiction, and history to ghost stories. ... read more

Meet Me

Written By: David Champa dchampa@butler.edu My name is David Champa and I am the summer intern for Storytelling Arts of Indiana.  I am a Senior at Butler University studying Arts Administration in Music.  I grew up playing double bass in the New Albany Symphony... read more

The Second Time Around

Written by Ken Oguss Storyteller, Documentary Filmmaker Digital Audio Editor and Transcriptionist for The Life Stories Project TVOA@aol.com I am sitting at the computer in my apartment in Broad Ripple with the windows open. I can hear the singing of birds, and in the... read more

Smoke and Mirrors Told by Adam Booth

Written by Jane Corbett Board Member of Storytelling Arts of Indiana Adam Booth’s first storytelling show in the state of Indiana took place on March 24, 2018 at the Eugene and Marilyn Glick Indiana History Center. In spite of less than ideal road conditions in and... read more

Hello Indiana

written by Adam Booth www.adam-booth.com P.O. Box 3125 Shepherdstown, WV 25443 (304) 886 – 9481 Hello Indiana! I look forward to sharing stories with you in late March. Although I have been telling professionally for thirteen years, this will be my first show in... read more

My First Experience of a Professional Storyteller

Written by Brian Kremer bkremer@iuhealth.org From ten minutes before the story began, she never broke character. Patiently, deliberately polishing the vase she held on her lap, Dolores Hydock had me before she even stood up.  The following 45 minutes were an... read more

Experiencing Antonio Sacre

By Brendan and Sarah Burrow Sburrow@lewis-kappes.com Weaving collective nostalgia and distinct bicultural anecdotes, Antonio Sacre visited Indianapolis on February 17th and left a lucky few with the one thing that matters most: the aspiration to share more of... read more

Medieval BePop

Written by Dolores Hydock Dolores@storypower.org They remind me of jazz musicians. The music they play is from the middle ages, and there’s no time signature, no instrumentation specified, no harmonies already lined out. The three musicians of PanHarmonium start with... read more

Sheila Kay Adams Dances to Her Own Beat

written by Sarah Stone SBStone7508@gmail.com Sheila Kay Adams may very well be the youngest soul you’ll ever meet. She tells her audience that she’ll soon be 65 years old but does so while dancing to her own beat just, as it seems, as she does everything else in life.... read more

Storytelling Arts of Indiana Celebrates 30 Years!

Written by Ellen Munds Executive Director Ellen@storytellingarts.org More than thirty years ago, three friends had a desire to host a storytelling festival in Central Indiana. They realized that dream with the founding of Stories, Inc. and the annual Hoosier... read more