2018 Festival Schedule

Celebrate 19 professional story artists and 50 community tellers. Join the Story Crossroads Festival on Wednesday, May 23, 2018 at the Murray City Park (495 E. 5300 S., Murray, UT-morning sessions) and the South Jordan Community Center (10778 S. Redwood Rd., South Jordan, UT-evening concerts). Events are from 9:00am to Noon and then 6:00pm-9:00pm.  Go to the Story Crossroads online store for tickets of $1.00/student or senior and $3.00/adult.  More details about tickets are found here.

Besides the Festival, you can attend the Free Outreaches and Special Events before, during, and after (including Scout Night) the Festival starting May 21-23, 2018.  You can also register/pay for an Intensive 5-hour Workshop on Living History/Storytelling techniques on Tuesday, May 22, 2018 from 10:00am-3:00pm.

The schedule is subject to change and the Pavilions for certain audiences could also change to accommodate expected large groups and field trips.  

Download Schedule (Outreaches, 5-Hour Workshop, & Festival) as pdf:

Story Crossroads Schedule 2018–updated 4-17-18

Story Crossroads Festival

Wednesday, May 23, 2018 

Sit-Down & Engaging Story Concerts, starting at 9:00am and end by Noon

Hands-On Storytelling Activities, starting at 10:00am and end by 1:00pm

Hands-On Featuring:  Karl Behling & Mountain Man Petting Zoo; Visual Arts Story-Related Craft by Utah Museum of Contemporary Art; Self-Led Story Walk (follow map); more TBA

 

Pavilion 1

Middle School & Adult Audiences

Pavilion 2

Elementary & Family Audiences

Pavilion 3

Middle School & Adult Audiences

9:00am-9:50am

Youth Teller

Youth Teller

Community Teller

Cooper Braun-Enos

 

9:00am-9:50am

Youth Teller

Youth Teller

Community Teller

Annie & Dan Eastmond

Charlotte Starks

9:00am-9:50am

Youth Teller

Youth Teller

Community Teller

Denise Valentine

 

10:00am-10:50am

Youth Teller

Youth Teller

Community Teller

Brian “Fox” Ellis

 

10:00am-10:50am

Youth Teller

Youth Teller

Community Teller

Denise Valentine

 

10:00am-10:50am

Youth Teller

Youth Teller

Community Teller

Cherie Davis

Dale Boam

11:00am-11:50am

Youth Teller

Youth Teller

Community Teller

Virginia Rasmussen

Ginger Parkinson

11:00am-11:50am

Youth Teller

Youth Teller

Community Teller

Brian “Fox” Ellis

 

11:00am-11:50am

Youth Teller

Youth Teller

Community Teller

Cooper Braun-Enos

 

Lunch, Bring your own and enjoy the Murray City Park

Enjoy Free Afternoon Outreaches at Schools, click here for details

 

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Dinner, Enjoy any of the neighboring restaurants and fast food places

South Jordan Community Center

Spanish Headsets & ASL Interpretation during Evening Concerts

6:00pm-9:00pm with Intermission

All together in Ballroom of South Jordan Community Center, 10778 S. Redwood Rd., South Jordan, UT

6:00pm-6:50pm: Youth Teller, Youth Teller, Honey (Navajo performance)

7:00pm-7:50pm: Youth Teller, Youth Teller, Brian “Fox” Ellis/Denise Valentine

8:00pm-9:00pm: Youth Teller, Youth Teller, Julie Barnson/Dave & Carol Sharp

On Thursday, May 24, 2018, enjoy the Post-Festival Academic Discussion or “The Big Secret Story Concert” geared for teens and adults.  Click here for more details on this and other free Outreaches.