Katherine Grier - Storyteller (Seniors Program)

Katherine has been telling stories and working with people of all ages for many years.  She tells personal stories, some passed down through her family, others shaped from her own and others’ lives.  She also draws from a broad repertoire of traditional stories that contain the distilled wonder, humour and wisdom of human experience.  For the past few years, she has been focusing on helping older adults tell their own stories.


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Residency
Residency
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Senior
Seniors
Language
English
French
French Immersion

Travel through listening 

Residency Performance English Seniors

Katherine’s stories take listeners out of themselves and into different worlds, sparking relaxed discussion and sharing of listeners’ stories. Laughter, tears, heroics and the everyday ! 

Participants:
Seniors
Discipline:
Literary Arts
Time and Price:
One performance: 1 hour $260 + HST
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Life Journeys: Telling Your Story

Residency Workshop English Seniors

Participants shape their life experiences into well-crafted stories to share with others. Involves learning what works and what doesn’t and helping one another refine material. Lots of laughter and connection! Three sessions or more lead to storytelling performance or recording. Five or six sessions are ideal.

Participants:
Seniors
Maximum:
10
Discipline:
Literary Arts
Time and Price:
A series of 1 1/2 hour workshops - $300/workshops + HST
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SMILE performed with Eleanor Crowder

Residency Performance English Seniors

Songs from the sunny side of life match stories which celebrate the pleasures of every day. Tap your toes, sing along, and maybe remember a story or two of your own. Life-long performers and life-long friends, Katherine and Eleanor invite you to share a relaxed and invigorating hour. Book this performance as a stand-alone event, or follow it with a workshop session for your group.

Participants:
Seniors
Discipline:
Literary Arts, Music, Drama
Time and Price:
1 hour $460 + HST
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GROOVE performed by Eleanor Crowder and Katherine Grier.

Residency Performance English Seniors

Songs and Stories for a Saturday Night celebrates the tug and humour of romance, teen to senior. Join us for an hour of music to stir hearts and set toes tapping, and for some laughs at our expense along the way. David's guitar carries us onto the dance floor, out to the moon and back.

Participants:
Seniors
Discipline:
Drama
Time and Price:
One performance: 1 hour $460 + HST
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