Illinois Storyteller Profile

 

Name:Niemi, Loren
Company Name:
Address:3708 24th Ave. S
City:Minneapolis
State:MN
Zip:55406
Telephone:651-271-6349
Tollfree:
Email:niemistory@aol.com
Website:www.storytelling.org/niemi

Bio:Loren Niemi is a storyteller of philosophically nuanced original and energized traditional tales. He frequently performs at Fringe Festivals, theaters, cabarets and corporate events as well as coaching or directing other performers/presenters. He is the Executive Director of the nationally recognized In The Heart of the Beast Puppet & Mask Theatre; Adjunct Faculty in Metro State University's Theater program, and the St. Mary's University graduate program in Cultural Leadership and Management. If that isn't enough, he is a published poet and the author of critically acclaimed books on creating story - "The New Book of Plots" (Parkhurst Brothers) and co-author with Elizabeth Ellis of "Inviting the Wolf In: Thinking About Difficult Stories" (August House)
Age Groups:Adult Audiences
High School/Young Adult
Story Types:Folk Tales/Fairy Tales/Fables/Tall Tales
Ghost/Scary
Healing/Therapy
Original
Travel:Yes
Workshops using Storytelling:For Business/Corporate Groups
For Educators
For Storytellers