Free Outreaches – May 21-24, 2018

Every year the Story Crossroads Festival will have many outreaches performed and taught.  These are usually open to the public.  If it is a school, then you need to check in at the office for a visitor badge.  These outreaches occur before, during, and after the Festival and are always free. These are Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, and Thursday on May 21-24, 2018.

Monday–Senior Centers and Schools – Daytime

Tuesday–Scout & Family Fun Night at Blind Center – 7:00pm-7:45pm (Includes flag ceremony)

Wednesday–Schools – Afternoon

Thursday–Teens/Adults of General Public, Evening Academic Discussion & Concert, “The Language of Story: Portuguese Language & Culture” followed by “The Big Secret Story Concert: General Black Jack Logan & Sojourner Truth”

Monday, May 21, 2018

Senior Center and School Outreaches

School Outreach-South Jordan due to South Jordan Arts Council (morning):  Youth Teller, Brian “Fox” Ellis

Mt. Olympus Senior Center Concert-9:30am-10:00am:

Adult Community Teller, Billie Jones/Suzanne Hudson

Riverton Senior Center Concert-11:00am-11:30am:

Adult Community Teller, Charlotte Starks

Taylorsville Senior Center Concert-11:15am-11:45am:

Adult Community Teller, Carol Esterreicher/Jan C. Smith

School Outreach-Granite School District (afternoon):  Youth Teller, Denise Valentine

Tuesday, May 22, 2018

Free Scout & Family Fun Night at Blind Center from 7:00pm-7:45pm:  Youth Teller, Youth Teller, Glastonbury Duo-Dave & Carol Sharp

Blind Center, 250 North 1950 West, Salt Lake City, UT

Scout Night – Boys and Girls, All Scouts are recognized during flag ceremony before performance

Wednesday, May 23, 2018

School Outreaches in Afternoon

School Outreach-Murray School District:  Youth Teller, Virginia Rasmussen

School Outreach-Canyons School District:  Youth Teller, Dave & Carol Sharp/Annie & Dan Eastmond

School Outreach-Jordan School District:  Youth Teller, Cooper Braun-Enos

School Outreach-Salt Lake City School District:  Youth Teller, Dale Boam

School Outreach-Salt Lake City School District:  Youth Teller, Cherie Davis/Ginger Parkinson

Thursday, May 24, 2018

Discussion & Concert

Gale Center of History and Culture

This is the 2nd annual academic discussion featuring professors of language and cultural arts.  After the discussion is a story concert geared for teens and adults and open to the public.  Both the discussion and the concert are free.
ASL Interpretation, Spanish Headsets & Audio Descriptions available all night

6:00pm-6:45pm-“The Language of Story: Portuguese Language & Culture” Academic Discussion facilitated by Dr. Dale H. Boam and featured by Dr. De’bora R. S. Ferreira, Portuguese Program Director at Utah Valley University

7:00pm-9:00pm-“The Big Secret Story Concert: General Black Jack Logan & Sojourner Truth” geared for teens and adults

Adult Community Teller

Thom Manning – Story Artist

Brian “Fox” Ellis as General Black Jack Logan

Denise Valentine as Sojourner Truth

Followed by light refreshment