Denise Valentine - Storyteller
Denise Valentine is a professional storyteller, historical performer, teaching folk artist and cultural arts consultant.
- Her storytelling performance illustrates the power of story to transcend differences between people, transform negativity and inspire hope.
- The storyteller delights audiences with traditional folktales from around the world flavored with colorful people, talking animals, humor, suspense and action; all brought to life with music, movement and a captivating voice.
- Her performance/workshop, Historytelling, integrates archival research, folk heritage and oral history to demonstrate the role of the expressive cultural arts--stories, music, songs and dance—in sustaining communities.