Story Swap 2019
Our goal is to improve our own skills and to serve the community through the power of story.
Saturday, November 16, 2019
10:00 – 4:00 pm
Cassie Ashton’s house
12471 White Rose Cir, Draper
The Day’s Schedule
10:00 – 10:20 Welcome, USG Business, etc.
10:20 – 12:00 Workshop – “Personal Parables”
12:00 – 1:00 Lunch
1:00 – 2:00 TKJ Concert by USG member volunteers*
2:00 – 4:00 Story Slam or Story games
*The TKJ concert is for handicapped adults. If you would like to tell at the TKJ concert, contact Lynn Wing at firstname.lastname@example.org or call/text at 608-780-1833. Stories to be no longer than 10 minutes to allow for multiple storytellers.
6:00 – 7:30 Cassie will be hosting a house concert by Lori and Omar Hansen that will be a filmed/recorded House Concert — Pioneer Song.
This story theater show tells the story of the Oregon Trail journey as seen through the eyes of the women who crossed it. Using narrative, short scenes and lots of music, it is a concert version of Omar’s full-length show.
StorySwap is a free state-wide annual community outreach program that rotates to different counties each year to give the chance for people to experience storytelling throughout the state of Utah. StorySwap 2019 marks the 24th year for this event in Utah and also the 28th year celebrating the Utah Storytelling Guild. Professional storytellers from all over Utah will be here. We welcome people within and beyond the state of Utah.