Calendar of Events

Member Events

 

October 18 – 19
A Visit with Golda Meir, written and performed by Rose Lynn Katz; directed by David Novak.  Performances Wednesday through Saturday, 7:30 PM, Sunday Matinee 2:PM.  Info: 828-239-0263

October 20
ASC monthly meeting.  Asheville Terrace Community Room, 200 Tunnel Road. 7:PM. New members and guests welcome. 828-274-1123.

October 25
Vanishing Wheelchair, St. Mary’s Episcopal Church on Charlotte St., 6:30 PM, featuring Vixi Jil Glenn.

November 1
Vanishing Wheelchair at St. Mary’s Episcopal Church on Charlotte St., 7-9 PM, featuring David Joe Miller, Kathy Gordon, Sherry Lovett, Vixi Jil Glenn, and Wallace Shealy as MC.  Other performers are magicians Ricky D. Boone and T. J. Shimeld and singer Kelti Buchholz.  The event promotes awareness of the need to find a cure for ALS; all proceeds go to ALS research.

November 17
ASC monthly meeting.  Asheville Terrace Community Room, 200 Tunnel Road. 7:PM. New members and guests welcome. 828-274-1123.

November 22
Charlotte Ross presents The Social Function of Narrative in Appalachian Society, 2:PM, Manheimer Room of the Reuter Center at UNCA.  Program is part of the Asheville History Center exhibit, “Hillbilly Land” and is sponsored by the North Carolina Humanities Council.  Free and open to the public.

November 23
ASC presents Tellabration!  at the Folk Art Center on the Parkway at 3:PM.  Program features Nashville’s Grammy nominated storyteller and poet Minton Sparks, and ASC tellers Pete Koschnick, Zane Chiat, Daphne Darcy, and MC Karen-eve Bayne.  General Admission $10.  Info:  828-667-4227.

December 7
ASC Annual Holiday.  Info:  828-667-4227.

 

Regional Events

 

April

The Storytelling Festival of Carolina
Laurenburg, NC   (910) 291-0929.
http://www.storytellingfestivalofcarolina.org/

Stone Soup Storytelling Festival
Woodruff, SC   (864) 476-8770.
http://www.stonesoupsc.com/festival.aspx

May

Mountain Echoes Festival: A Homecoming
Clyde, NC.  (828) 627-4544.
www.mountainechoeshomecoming.org

June

Stories on Asheville's Front Porch
Asheville, NC (828) 450-5462
Saturdays, June–August

July

Toe River Storytelling Festival
Bakersville, NC.  (828) 467-9955,
thelovetts3@gmail.com.

October

National Storytelling Festival
Jonesborough, TN.  (800) 952-8392.
www.storytellingcenter.net/festival/

November

Brevard StoryFest
Brevard, NC   (828) 884-3151.
Sponsored by NC Storytelling Guild & Friends of Transylvania County Library System
www.ncstoryguild.org/events

Tellabration!
Asheville Folk Art Center, Blue Ridge Parkway.
Sunday before Thanksgiving
Sponsored by Asheville Storytelling Circle, Southern Highlands Craft Guild, and the National Storytelling Network.
(828) 664-1429 or (828) 777-9177