Appalachian Ohio Storytelling Guild

Appalachian Ohio Storytelling Guild Appalachian Ohio Storytelling The Appalachian Ohio Storytelling Project is a non-profit organization established to preserve the cultural heritage of Appalachian Ohio through the promotion of storytelling and related arts throughout the Appalachian region.

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Photos from Appalachian Ohio Storytelling Guild's post
07/01/2021

Photos from Appalachian Ohio Storytelling Guild's post

My son Joshua
02/23/2021

My son Joshua

My son Joshua

Appalachian Ohio Storytelling Guild
09/23/2020

Appalachian Ohio Storytelling Guild

Appalachian Ohio Storytelling Guild
09/23/2020

Appalachian Ohio Storytelling Guild

In the Hocking Hills with Megan Wormz Bihn

09/23/2020

I'm posting this invitation again. We're looking for storyteller, writers, and musicians interested in forming a storytelling Guild here in Southern Ohio. I realize with the Covid-19 Virus threatening us all this may not be an opportune moment, but we can begin to discuss this idea.
I will be checking this site daily, I welcome your input. Post here or on my FB page Thomas A. Burnett. email also works: [email protected]

Appalachian Ohio Storytelling Guild
09/17/2020

Appalachian Ohio Storytelling Guild

What fun we had performing together. AOSP Performance Troupe.
05/04/2020

What fun we had performing together. AOSP Performance Troupe.

Appalachian Ohio Storytelling Guild
05/04/2020

Appalachian Ohio Storytelling Guild

The Troupe performing in Millersburg, Ohio a few years back.
05/04/2020

The Troupe performing in Millersburg, Ohio a few years back.

Appalachian Ohio Storytelling Guild
05/04/2020

Appalachian Ohio Storytelling Guild

Robin Barnes did you take this picture? The smell of the local KFC was blowing in the window that day.
04/10/2020

Robin Barnes did you take this picture? The smell of the local KFC was blowing in the window that day.

Rebecca Perkins standing on her futon and raining hellfire and damnation down on us lesser mortals or playing a Joni Mitchell tune.

09/27/2019
09/27/2019
Storyteller Mike Kubisek
09/27/2019

Storyteller Mike Kubisek

Appalachian Ohio Storytelling Guild
04/24/2019

Appalachian Ohio Storytelling Guild

Appalachian Ohio Storytelling Guild
04/24/2019

Appalachian Ohio Storytelling Guild

AOSP Performance Troupe Generation 3
04/24/2019

AOSP Performance Troupe Generation 3

04/11/2019

We have storytellers looking for gigs. Support Ohio Storytelling and put them to work. 419-217-5378

04/10/2019

Did you ever think you'd like to try your hand a storytelling? Join us! SE Ohio Guild now forming 419-217-5378

04/08/2019

SE Ohio friends. Are you interested in forming a storytelling guild in our region? Contact Thos. Burnett
429-217-5378

04/05/2019

Are you interested in forming a storytelling guild in SE. Ohio?
Spoken Word Artist of all kinds welcomed.
419-217-5378
Athens,Oh.

03/04/2019

This is a new attempt to form a regional storytelling guild in SE Ohio. Interest in joining. Let us know here or call 419-217-5378

Appalachian Ohio Storytelling Guild
04/27/2018

Appalachian Ohio Storytelling Guild

Appalachian Ohio Storytelling Guild
04/24/2018

Appalachian Ohio Storytelling Guild

04/24/2018

Are contributions to this page are welcomed.

08/04/2017

Come on out to Rock Bridge, Ohio and say howdy do at Hippie Fest.

07/19/2017

Hey Friends! How about hosting a "House Concert in your neck of the woods? "Old Traveling Thomas" 419-217-5378

02/23/2017
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Performing in Princeton W. Va.  2014
02/10/2017

Performing in Princeton W. Va. 2014

02/09/2017
Appalachian Ohio Storytelling Project

Here is an updated performance schedule

Here are two opportunities to come out and see me:

February 26 Athens Uncorked 6:00pm in Athens, Ohio
March 17 Bell Brook 7:00pm Bellbrook, Ohio.
March 24 Cedarville 8:00pm to 11:00pm
April 22, Hippie Fest Charlotte NC.
May 20 Breathitt County Jackson Ky.
June 3 Psalm 121 Books. Logan, Ohio
July 22-23 Hippie Fest Hocking Hills, Ohio.

02/03/2017

Thanks to all of you who have recently like the AOSP page. You are invited to join our little imaginary community. Hope to see you on the storytelling trail. I'd love to bring stories out to you home or community. "Old Traveling Thomas"

01/31/2017

I'll be out this spring and summer traveling around. Can I bring stories to your home or organization?

01/31/2017

Here are two opportunities to come out and see me:

February 26 Athens Uncorked 6:00pm in Athens, Ohio
March 17 Bell Brook 7:00pm Bellbrook, Ohio.
March 24 Cedarville 8:00pm to 11:00pm
April 22, Hippie Fest Charlotte NC.
May 20 Breathitt County Jackson Ky.
June 3 Psalm 121 Books. Logan, Ohio
July 22-23 Hippie Fest Hocking Hills, Ohio.

Ken Bowald and Rebecca Perkins performing with the AOSP.
01/23/2017

Ken Bowald and Rebecca Perkins performing with the AOSP.

Address

3816 Spring Valley Dr
Albany, OH
45710

The Athens Transit system's Plain's Route passes the AOSP and the Appalachian Center for Economic Networks (ACEnet) on a regular basis. For more info visit http://www.athenstransit.org.

General information

Mentoring Programs: The Professional Mentorship Programs will: 1. Hold an annual Regional Storytelling conference and workshop 2. Establish an oral history collection project 3. Sponsor a Regional Writers workshop. 4. Establish an apprenticeship / mentorship program for student storytellers and writers. 5 Organize storytelling clubs or guilds in schools, churches and residential housing centers, libraries or other facilities. 6 Create and maintain a regional storytellers and performers registry. School Programs: The school programs will: 1 Introduce students to the authentic art of storytelling. 2 Re-enforce the positive aspects of the Appalachian culture. 3 Promote personal dignity. 4 Promote literacy through storytelling. 5 Nurture the student’s imagination and creativity. 6 Increase the student’s writing skills 7 Increase the student’s oral communication skills. 8 Increase the student’s writing skills. 9 Introduce the student’s to the “Bigger Story” of cultural diversity. 10 Demonstrate the everyday uses of storytelling in daily life. Community Programs: The community programs will: 1 Produce various storytelling and traditional music events. 2 Sponsor projects that encourage inter-generational dialogue. 3 Work with community organizations to develop storytelling programs that are consistent with the objectives of the organization Available Professional Services: Will include: • Providing assistance to regional performers in the development of promotional materials. • Assisting regional storytellers and artist with the grant writing process. • Working with storytellers to develop unique performance projects. • Providing performance coaching and critiquing services. In addition to our oral history collection project the AOSP will: 1 The project will record the music of traditional regional musicians and “spoken word” artist in performance. 2 The project will create, maintain, and house an archival collection. 3 The ASOP will create a photographic collection that will visually support the telling of “the regional story.”

Telephone

(419) 217-5378

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Just a reminder: Karen Vuranch’s The Business of Storytelling in Fayetteville, WV has been postponed until Sept. 22. Please stay tuned!