Category: Past Events

How to Tell a Good Story

June 10, 2017 12:30 – 1:30 Arizona Mystery Writers meeting Hotel Tucson City Center InnSuites, 475 N. Granada Avenue (Granada and 6th/St. Mary’s), Tucson In this interactive workshop you will learn how oral storytelling can support your writing, become aware

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Voices Uncensored: The Radical Act of Community Storytelling Workshop

July 1, 2017, 9 a.m. National Storytelling Network Conference 2017 “All Our Voices:
 Stories of Immigration & Migration” Kansas City, Missouri Voices Uncensored: The Radical Act of Community Storytelling. What is so radical about community storytelling? How does giving an

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Telling Your Personal Story

Saturday, May 6, 2017 9:30 – 11:30 Unscrewed Theatre, 3244 E. Speedway Blvd., Tucson In this free participatory workshop, Telling Your Personal Story, you will learn how to develop personal stories from the idea stage to the presentation stage. Sponsored

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Only in Tucson at Odyssey Storytelling

Thursday, May 4, 7 pm. Screening Room, 127 E. Congress St., Tucson Adam Hostetter and Penelope will host the Odyssey Storytelling show, “Only in Tucson,” featuring some of Tucson’s most iconic tellers and organizations. This show is a fundraiser for the new

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Book Reading and Signing at Antigone Books

April 21, 2017, 7 pm Antigone Books, 411 N. 4th Avenue, Tucson Join Penelope for a reading from her new book, The Radical Act of Community Storytelling: Empowering Voices in Uncensored Events. Part memoir, part how-to and part advocacy for free speech and

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Tell It: Presentation Skills for Writers

Saturday, April 1, 2017, 1 to 4 p.m. YWCA Southern Arizona, 525 N Bonita Ave., Tucson TELL IT: Presentation Skills for Writers (and anyone who wants to tell their story like a professional) Penelope and Ethel Lee-Miller will present a three-hour workshop

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Odyssey Storytelling Fundraiser and Book Release Party

March 24, 2017, 5-8 pm YWCA Southern Arizona, 525 N. Bonita Avenue, Tucson Odyssey Storytelling Fundraiser and Book Release Party The celebration and fundraiser will be emceed by Editorial Cartoonist and Humor Columnist, David Fitzsimmons, and will feature a reading

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Compassion Across Cultures

November 11, 2016 Casa de La Luz Foundation Conference Westin La Paloma Resort, Tucson. Penelope will join the Southwest Folklife Alliance panel, “Compassion Across Cultures,” discussing end-of-life issues and cultural diversity at the annual Casa de La Luz Foundation annual Conference.

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Writers Read presents Autumn Antics

October 26, 2016, 6 – 8 p.m. Brewd Coffee Lounge, 4960 N. Sabino Canyon Rd, Tucson What is expected of a middle aged woman in the Autumn of her life? Will she sit back and enjoy retirement or will she

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Odyssey Storytelling presents “Play”

July 7, 2016 The Screening Room, 127 E. Congress St., Tucson Penelope is co-producer of the next monthly Odyssey Storytelling show where 6 people have 10 minutes each to tell a personal story on the theme, “Play.” The stories are

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