The 32nd annual Texas Storytelling Festival—Ear Candy: Sweet Sound of Story—will take place from March 9 through 12 at the Denton Civic Center.
Event includes storyteller concerts, music, a liar’s contest, story swaps, a story slam and workshops. Free storytelling concerts and activities cover ghost stories, sacred tales concert, saturday family concert and kids’ activities.
2017 featured tellers include Yvonne Healy, an award-winning raconteur who grew up with Irish stories; Dolores Hydock, an actress and story performer whose vivacious style fills the stage; Don White, a storyteller, comedian, author, troubadour, folk singer, and songwriter; and Carolina Quiroga-Stultz, whose storytelling repertoire embraces the myths, legends and mysteries of Central and South America.
The nonprofit Tejas Storytelling Association is dedicated to fostering the appreciation of storytelling as an oral tradition, a performing art and an educational tool.
Location: 321 E. McKinney St., Denton. For more information, call 940-380- 9320 or visit TejasStorytelling.com.