Viva Florida: The Art of Storytelling

Event Type: Arts & Cultural Programs
Date: 3/16/2013
Start Time: 2:00 PM
End Time: 3:00 PM
 All are invited to enjoy historical, folkloric and personal tales as told by award-winning storyteller Carrie Sue Ayvar. After all, she says, “All stories are personal!” Experience the rich oral practice of storytelling as you’ve never experienced it before. She is a nationally acclaimed storyteller dedicated to preserving and promoting the art of storytelling. Of Eastern European Jewish descent, Ayvar grew up in the oral tradition and continues to share the engaging stories she grew up with along with Florida and bilingual tales that she has added to her repertoire from her time in Mexico. She flows effortlessly from Spanish to English as her stories cross language lines and connect Florida residents through imaginative tales that unite people of all cultural backgrounds.

Library: Orlando Public Library
Location: Albertson Room
Contact: Adult Programs Department
Contact Number: 407-835-7323
Presenter: Carrie Sue Ayvar