Ken Iverson- Storyteller & Storytelling Workshops
‘Why the Irish Can’t Stop Laughing!’ A performance of Irish folktales, jokes, and sayings that will fill the room with laughter and joy, leaving the audience cherishing the wisdom of the Irish. In honor of St. Patrick’s Day Storyteller Ken Iverson celebrates the traditional way, with stories. All of March. Call or email to schedule Ken, your residents will thank you.
Storytelling: Programs for all ages featuring Original Stories, Tall Tales, Folktales, Myths, Wonder Tales, even Stories for High Teas! Many of Ken’s stories are Interactive, allowing the audience to participate in the story if they wish. Each program is approximately 55 minutes in length (adaptable to meet your needs)
Workshops: on collecting, and telling, personal stories (and are a favorite, as they keep families history alive!)
Ken has wonderful programs for Halloween, Thanksgiving, Christmas and St. Patrick’s Day! Thanksgiving and St. Patrick’s Day are two of his favorite times for stories.
Ken Iverson was awarded the 2nd Place trophy at the Seattle Folklife Festival’s renowned LIAR’s Contest in 2011 and 2012! So, be prepared to laugh and to find that your leg has been pulled a bit!
Service Fee: Inquire for details. Travel charge may apply to locations 35+ miles from Oregon City, OR.
Service Areas: Clackamas County, Multnomah County, Washington County, Lane County, Hood River County, Marion County, Yamhill County, Linn County, Tillamook County, Clatsop County, Columbia County. Locations 30+ miles from Oregon City, OR may have a mileage fee (agreed upon before performance).
Service Location Types:
Retirement Home/Independent Living, Assisted Living, Memory Care, Adult Foster Home, Skilled Nursing/Rehab, Hospital, Senior Center, Seniors at Home, Private Parties/Locations.
Most Days & Evenings, Weekends, Available on Short Notice
Contact Name: Ken Iverson
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“Having Ken out to our facility is an incredible treat; his lighthearted warmth and fun-loving stories make him a resident favorite!” – Activity Director
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