Shari Lynn, Storyteller

Shari Lynn Since 1987, Shari Lynn has been presenting, workshops, residencies, classes and storytelling performances to children, families & adults.


Elementary/Middle School Audiences:

Interfaith Peace Camp (ages 8-12)
Performed; facilitated discussion & story-circle; led fiber-art activity.
Danbury, CT
July 2008- 2013
Residency Spencer Elementary School,
Middletown, CT
March & May 1999
National Havurah Summer Institute,
Performed; facilitated & coached youth tellers.
Allentown, PA
August 1997
Residency w/ Mentor, Lawrence School,
Middletown, CT
Nov & Dec 1997
Performing Arts Festival Presenter (PAF)/Facilitator, Hartford, CT
1994 - 1996
Story Coach,
Prepared a group of students to perform at the PAF-see above.
Deb Benedict's 6th grade class
Litchfield, CT
March & April 1996
Workshop Presenter, Regional Talented and Gifted Conference

Adult and Family Audiences:     

Workshop Presenter,
Bringing "Spellbinders to CT"
Training volunteer tellers to work in Schools
Connecticut Storytelling FestivalApril 2007
Featured Teller, MC and ProducerTellabration
Throughout CT (Brookfield, Shelton, New Fairfield, New Haven, New Milford, Roxbury)
Featured Teller, First Night
Throughout CT (Bridgeport, Danbury, Mystic, New Milford)
Story Circle Facilitator National Havurah Summer Institute

Pre-School Audiences:

Emergent Literacy Residency,
Performed; taught/facilitated storytelling games and techniques for language enrichment and reading readiness.
Danbury, CT, (Pre-K) 2007-2008
Emergent Literacy Residency,
See above for description
New Milford, CT (Pre-K)2005- 2006