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Joe Praml

Joe Praml - "JOE PRAML - reading his compilation "Heirs of Brighid: Classic and Modern Irish Poetry" including poetry of Patrick Pearse, W.B. Yeats, Eavan Boland, James Joyce, Kathleen Tynan, Seamus Heaney, John Keegan Casey and others.

Joe Praml is a graduate of the University of Minnesota (BA in English), and a Shubert Fellow at the UofM Graduate School of Theatre. He was awarded the McKnight Foundation Humanities Award for Drama. He is a Long-service Member of British Equity, Screen Actors Guild, Dramatists Guild of America, and the International James Joyce Foundation.

Joe, an American, lived in London for 14 years working as an actor, writer and director, mostly as an actor on the British stage in many plays. His TV credits include BBC-TV’s production of John Le Carre’s Tinker, Tailor, Soldier Spy and Smiley’s People, both with Alec Guinness. Joe's stage plays have been...

Last Updated on Tuesday, 26 February 2013 11:50
True Thomas PDF Print E-mail

True Thomas StorytellershamrockTrue Thomas the Storyteller is well known in the southern California Celtic Community as a person who brings traditional stories to life with passion and wit. He loves telling stories, whether it be at the Getty Museum, on NPR, or even wandering from fire to fire as a wandering seanachie at SCA wars. One of his specialities is reenacting famous storytelling characters, and one of his most popular, is that of "True" Thomas the Rhymer, a famous prophet and storyteller from 13th century Scotland.  He also does many world folktales and modern stories. True is also teacher of creative coaching, storytelling and public speaking. His clients have included Disney, Remax, and many others.

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Last Updated on Tuesday, 05 February 2013 12:01
Bill Howard PDF Print E-mail

Bill HowardBill Howard presents songs and stories from the traditions of America, Europe and the world.
As an educator, Bill has used story and song as an integral teaching tool in High School and College classrooms. He has trained storytellers for the Los Angeles Office of Education, LA Unified School District, the Glendale Public Library and the Los Angeles Educational Partnership, and with Paula Randol-Smith, he authored "Round the Horn: a Sea Shanty Musical".

Bill performs all over Southern California solo, under the auspices of the Lively Arts History Association, as a member of the Flash Packet sea shanty group or as a member of Dream Shapers.

To inquire about having Bill perform for your organization, or add spice to your program, send him an e-mail at This e-mail address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it .

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Last Updated on Wednesday, 30 December 2009 16:46