Found Theatre hosts Ellaraino at Sunday Adult Storytelling Series
2010-02-15 · By Editor
The Found Theatre is getting ready to raise the curtain on the 4th season season of SASS: Sunday Adult Storytelling Series. The first story teller will be Ellaraino with special guest Baki performing “Jumping Off The Front Porch.”
SASS! is storytelling by adults for adults. On four Sundays in 2010 sit back and relax as master storycrafters lead you on a journey through the familiar, the funny and the fantastic in the intimate setting of the Found Theatre.
On February 21, Ellaraino, the Teller of Tales, Legends, History and Personal Stories, will guide the audience on a journey of folktales, historical characters, personal stories, chants and riddles.
Ellaraino—a multicultural, internationally known storyteller and actress—will be accompanied by storyteller Baki as she spends an evening captivating her audience through her words and wisdom.
SASS is a critically acclaimed series, featuring the country’s best storytellers and produced by Found Theatre company member Laura Bosworth. Bosworth who was honored in November 2009 by the Los Angeles Storytelling Festival with the prestigious Spirit of Storytelling Award.
Don’t miss an this evening of extraordinary entertainment as the ancient art of story telling steps into the modern world. Admission, $10, includes refreshments and there is free parking at the CVS lot across the street from the theatre.
SASS: Sunday Adult Storytelling Series begins on Sunday, February 21 at 7:00 p.m. at the Found Theatre, 599 Long Beach Blvd., Long Beach, CA 90815. For reservations call 562-433-3363 or visit www.foundtheatre.org for more details.
Additional story telling performances will take place on Sundays February 21, April 18, July 11, and October 17.
SASS is sponsored in part by Long Beach Storytellers, which meets the first Wednesday of every month at 7 p.m. in the library at Los Altos United Methodist Church, 5950 E. Willow St., Long Beach.