Directory of MO-TELL Storytellers

Diann Joy Bank
1617 Redbluff Ct.
Creve Coeur, MO 63146-3915
The "Joy" of Storytelling. A master, high energy, storyteller/educator who blends audience participation, rhythm and song with Jewish and multicultural tales. Worshops also available.

Pablo Baum
14560 Rd 821
Mexico, Missouri 65265
Historical based tales of American history that bring our nation's past alive -
from Native American to World War I. Some stories are intermixed with the Native American flute.

Gladys Coggswell, M.Ed.
P.O. Box 56
Frankford, MO, 63441
Fax: (573) 784-2364
Gladys has been telling since 1979, became a full time professional storyteller in 1994 and invites you to visit her website,, for additional information.

Mary Garrett
St. Peters, Missouri
Mary tells folk tales, tall tales, and original stories. She believes in the power of story to make this world a better place.

Annette Harrison
6370 Pershing
University City, MO 63130-4703
Annette Harrison storyteller/educator/author published 2 storytelling books, hosted television show GATORTALES and has 22 years of experience. Available for performances, workshops, keynotes.

Sue Hinkel
2236 Highway N, Pacific, MO 63069-5402
Storytelling Artist -- "She paints pictures with her words." For all ages, folk tales, fairy tales, family stories, workshops.

Howie Hirshfield
Page me at 314-245-0429
Call me at 314-361-1270
Interactive, theatrical, improvised--and then just some good old storytelling.

Miriam Krone
4187 Highway KK
New Haven, MO 63068
Phone: (573) 237-5580
Experience stories from around the world about nature, and human nature. Workshops and programs offered with earth-based themes.

Dianne Moran
PO Box 223
Richwoods, MO 63071
An award winning story performer, specializing in historic and nature tales with live animals. MO Arts Council funding, workshops, residencies and keynotes.

Joy Nack
P.O. Box 31640
St. Louis, MO 63131
(314) 910-8480
Former teacher and published writer, storytelling for 23 years, dramatic, high-energy presentations of classic literature, satires, histories, children's tales -- you'll surely laugh and leave smiling.

Bobby Norfolk
105 East Drake
St. Louis, MO 63119
Phone: (Jan Dolan, booking agent) (314) 968-2606 fax: (314) 968-4438
Three time emmy award winning storyteller specilaizes in cultural diversity, character education, living history & music. Keynotes, performances & workshops. Ideal for all ages!

Gale Rublee Portman
944 Chestnut Ridge Rd.
Manchester, MO 63021
(636) 225-7127
Gale uses her acting experience and love of nature to spark the imagination. She tells a variety of princess, Native American and original stories.

Randy Schuppan
535 Galway Dr.
O╣Fallon, MO 63366-7422
(314) 757-3550
Retired teacher has told 4000+ stories in 14 years. Factual and personal, fabric from his life. Some funny, some scary, many speak lessons of life. Told with dramatic flair and an easy-going style. Appeal: middle school to senior citizens.

Peter Theodore
926 Brownell Ave.
Glendale, MO 63122
Peter's storytelling transports audiences to a place that is both strange and familiar, a place where they may experience both insight and laughter.

Jim Two Crows Wallen
608 E. Kansas Street
Independence, MO 64050-4011
KC 816-254-6510 toll free 888-422-7697
Twenty year experienced National Award winning Oral Historian, offers artifacts, authentic clothing, and over 10 educational, interactive & fun curriculum based programs. Experience History Today!

Loretta Washington
Ferguson, Missouri 63136
(314) 867-0489
(314) 867-5138
Storyteller, Multipurpose Workshop Presenter and Writer. Loretta brings her stories to life with captivating voices, movement and occasionally adding puppetry. Programs suitable for all ages.

Carol Watkins
Phone: (636) 922-7133
This speaker has programs for preschoolers, children ages 6-12, and adults. I tell folktales, fairytales, fables, children's classics, Bible stories, biographies, and World War II stories. This storyteller is a retired teacher and a published author.

Rosemary Wilson
PO Box 8462
St. Louis, MO 63132-8462
Fine storytelling for all ages. Optional sing-a-longs with guitar. Advance or last minute bookings. Weekdays/weekends-am's, pm's, eves. Member Better Business Bureau

Jackie and Glenn "Papa" Wright
University City, MO
(314) 997-2376
These dynamic tellers are in demand at annual storytelling festivals. Their high-energy performances are delightfully punctuated with rhythm and sound effects using percussion instruments.

Karen Young
555 Huntley Heights Drive
Manchester, MO 63021
Stories for the young at heart and ancient in spirit, including costumed historical performances, lively audience participation tales. Over 20 different, themed, curriculum-based programs.

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