Illinois Storyteller Profile

 

Name:Sheahan, Kim
Company Name:
Address:504 W. Market St.
City:Farmer City
State:IL
Zip:61842
Telephone:(217) 714-1864
Tollfree:
Email:kimtales@mchsi.com
Website:www.kimsheahan.com

Bio:Kim Sheahan has been a central Illinois educator since 1991, incorporating oral traditions into her multicultural programs at the University of Illinois' Spurlock Museum. She added freelance storytelling about ten years later and has performed at storytelling festivals, school assemblies, city-wide celebrations, personal parties, and gatherings of all kinds ever since. Her enthusiasm is both unmistakable and contagious. Let her share the joy and power of the tale with you at your next special event.
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
History
Humor
Multicultural
Myths
Travel:Yes
Workshops using Storytelling:For Educators
For Storytellers