Storytelling is fun!

Consider hiring master storyteller, Ada Forney, for your next event! The following performances or workshops can be scheduled in advance by contacting us at
School Performances include curriculum-based stories (supporting the Florida Sunshine State Standards, FCAT and CRISS), Young Authors Month Celebrations, Earth Day Events, Student Cultural or Arts Events, Holiday Celebrations, Florida Historical, Oral Tradition and Folklife Performances, and Storytelling just for the fun of it!
Library Performances include Holiday Story Programs, Children's After-school Programs, Children's Summer Library Programs, and Special Events.
Specialty or Themed Performances are available to Events Coordinators, Clubs, Museums, Professional Organizations, Environmental Groups, Company Recreation Committees, Community Activities and Individual Family Activities. They include Children's Stories for all occasions and Adult Stories drawn from the Mythic Voices and Southern Lights series.
Additional Storytelling Venues include Summer Camp Tales, Healing Stories, Concerts, Women's Stories, Tales of Old Florida, Civil War Stories, Patriotic Tales, World Tales, and Olios (a mixture of tales of different kinds).
Teacher In-service Workshops demonstrate how storytelling can be used in the classroom. Ada Forney performs and shows teachers how to utilize creative storytelling techniques and materials to enhance the classroom experience and encourage student storytelling.
Precious Memories Workshops, seminars and classes bring your genealogy to life! Ada Forney will help you add “personality” to your ancestors, enhance your knowledge of your family's past, blend historical fact and family stories, celebrate your oral traditions and folkways, plus provide your family with vital information for future generations.
Storytelling Workshops, seminars and classes introduce you to the Art of Storytelling. Ada Forney will take you on a step by step journey into the wonderful world of storytelling, using techniques for finding stories that speak to you, and finally, using proven feedback and coaching techniques to teach you how to tell in front of an audience!
Leadership Workshops teach you how to develop effective leadership tools that inform, inspire and motivate. You will learn how to improve your listening skills and properly use feedback techniques to enhance your skills as a leader.
Public Speaking Workshops include the basics of professional public speaking, putting together a good presentation or speech, enhancing your presentation with visual aids, how to be an effective coach and proper ways of giving and receiving effective feedback.
Ada Forney is based in Melbourne, Brevard County, Florida. She performs throughout the State of Florida and parts of the South Eastern United States. For more information, please visit the contract page.
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