With Bill Harley, Keith Munslow, Raffini, Marlon Carey and Mark Binder


What's the Schedule?

THE SCHEDULE is fluid. If it becomes firmer, we'll let you know.
Be sure to get a ticket!
While we know that you may have a "fave" storyteller, our goal is to give audience members the chance to hear a wide variety of voices. 
If all goes according to plans, there will be a blend of short and long sets, so that anyone who stays for more than an hour will hear at least three performers.

If you don't live in Providence, you can tune in at noon for an 80 minute livestream
Get tix for the livestream here

Some of the world's best storytellers for adults, children and families.

Saturday October 1
Noon to dusk
(livestream is from noon to 1:30 • rain date October 2)

The Providence Innovation District Park
(The green lawn near the pedestrian bridge, on the downtown side of the Providence River – parking near Dyer Street)

Bring a blanket or lawn chair, a picnic,
and bring all your friends and the whole family.

News and Performers

Marlon Carey

Marlon Carey was named  Best Hip Hop Poet by the Cambridge Poetry Awards two years in a row. He has also been the Boston Cantab Lounge’s “Grand Slam Champion”. Marlon has been a TEDxBoston speaker and a presenter at a…

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Keith Munslow

Keith Munslow has entertained thousands of children and adults at festivals, concerts, schools and libraries throughout New England – and beyond. Keith has made numerous recordings for children and families, including Tiny Destroyer, Homemade Fun and Exclamation Point!. In addition…

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Mark Binder

Mark Binder has been called “a master at spinning old tales and everyday events… into storytelling gold."  As a performing storyteller, he travels the world, sharing tales that bridge boundaries for all generations. He's written and recorded more than two…

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Raffini has been educating and enlightening young people most of her life. She is a poet, oral historian and playwright, best known as a member of RI Black Storytellers. In the 1980s, she started teaching gardening to youth and adults…

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Bill Harley

Bill Harley is well-traveled, well-read, well-educated, well-spoken and well-loved. Accompanied by his guitar, his narrative songs and stories, both original and traditional, are a celebration of our common humanity. Best known for his work with children and families, his ability…

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