The Ark’s 26th Annual Storytelling Festival

. January 24, 2013.

 

The Ark / Saturday & Sunday, February 16-17  

Celebrate the age old art of storytelling with some of the best national and regional talespinners. This year’s featured guests are Donald Davis, Carol Birch and local storyteller, Laura Lee Hayes. Davis weaves yarns rooted deep in his Southern Applachian upbringing. Birch is a National Storytelling Network’s Circle of Excellence Award-winner. And Hayes is an Ann Arbor resident who borrows from fairy tales to modern movies to create a wide variety of imaginative tales. The Sunday show is especially for families, with a selection of fun, kid-friendly stories.

Saturday, 7:30pm; Sunday, 1pm. $20 / $10 Sunday family show. The Ark, 316 S. Main St. 734-761-1818. www.theark.org—JG

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