Fall 2013 Season
Time-Before-Time and Timeless-Time intersect with No-Time and Right Now in our season of great stories told by internationally renowned storytellers on the stage of the historic Provincetown Playhouse. Welcome to Story-Time!
September 22, 2013, 3 p.m.
Buffalo Gals Won’t You Come Out Tonight?
Traditional Lakota storyteller Dovie Thomason tells tales of strong women from the coming of Falling Star Woman in the Time-Before-Time to the journey of the woman called Rockdweller who lived with the wolves in “historic” memory. So often Plains Indian cultures are imaged as men on horseback; yet there is an old saying that the people will survive until the hearts of the women are on the ground. Hear these old tales of strong-hearted women by a master Native American teller.
Appropriate for adults and children 10 and older
October 27, 2013, 3 p.m.
ROBIN BADY, H.R. BRITTON, REGINA RESS
Ghosts in New York? You Bet!
Three of New York's top storytellers, Robin Bady, H.R.Britton and Regina Ress answer that question with tales true and possibly true that remind us that New York has its ghosts and occasional goblins. These seasoned tellers will lead us in and out of the mysterious realms with stories from haunted apartments, cemeteries and other corners where ghosts can, might, and do hang out. A perfect pre-Halloween show. Appropriate for adults and children 10 and older.
November 10, 2013, 3 p.m.
No Tricks, Just Magic: European Fairy Tales
Magic trumps trickery every time in this delicious program of traditional European folk and fairy tales by nationally renowned storyteller Megan Hicks. The program includes some stories you may already know....such as Twelve Dancing Princesses... and some she hopes are new to you. Kids, parents, grandparents, great-grandparents can lose themselves in the same fairy tale. They's why these stories have endured. Join us for some delightful, old fashioned stories and storytelling!
Appropriate for adults and children 7 and older
Storytelling at the Provincetown Playhouse
133 MacDougal Street, (between W. 3rd St. & Washington Sq.)
Events are free. Box office opens 1 hour before the show
Information line 212 998 5867
David Montgomery, Program Director, Program in Educational Theatre
Regina Ress, Producer