Illinois Storyteller Profile

 

Name:Kater, Mark
Company Name:
Address:5024 Elm St.
City:Skokie
State:IL
Zip:60077
Telephone:847-530-6361
Tollfree:
Email:storyman.mark@gmail.com
Website:http://www.markkaterstoryteller.net/

Bio:Mark is a storyteller, who often finds the humor in life through the stories he tells. He is the resident storyteller at the North Park Village Nature Center in Chicago. There he leads storytelling walk-abouts through the 46 acre preserve and coordinates other storytelling activities, including an after-school storytelling program for children, summer camps, festivals and annual Tellabration event (14th year).

Mark is a storytelling Coach and Educator. His storytelling programs cover a wide range of topics and include original stories and re-tellings of myths, animal, nature and folk tales from around the world. Mark enjoys educating children and adults through environmental storytelling programs. His storytelling and workshop activities take him to schools, libraries, festivals, parties, scouting events, campfires, senior centers, hospitals, corporations and community events. exploring. Mark particularly enjoys telling stories from his Cherokee heritage.
Age Groups:Adult Audiences
Elementary, Grades K-5
Family Audiences
High School/Young Adult
Middle, Grades 6-8
Preschool
Story Types:Character Education
Folk Tales/Fairy Tales/Fables/Tall Tales
Ghost/Scary
Healing/Therapy
History
Holidays
Humor
Multicultural
Myths
Original
With Music
With Song
Travel:Yes
Workshops using Storytelling:For Business/Corporate Groups
For Educators
For Librarians
For Storytellers
For Students