• November


    2018-11-27 10:30
    2018-11-27 10:30
    Literary Events

    Schooltime Performance: Charlotte Blake Alston

    Time:10:30 AM10:30 AM

    Enjoy a morning of storytelling and song with Charlotte Blake Alston, an internationally recognized artist who breathes life into traditional and contemporary stories from African and African American oral and cultural traditions. Her solo performances are enhanced with traditional instruments such as djembe, mbira, shekere and the 21-stringed kora. A featured artist on Carnegie Hall's Family Concert Series since 1996, Charlotte is a recipient of the Zora Neale Hurston Award, the highest award from the National Association of Black Storytellers.

    This program is created for students in K-5, and story lovers of all ages.

    Margaret Williams Theatre


     Charlotte Blake Alston - Photos by Annie Cameron, Oklahoma Storytelling Festival