Valerie Tutson - Storyteller for schools, African Tales and African American History - Arts For Learning Massachusetts


Valerie Tutson

Type: Performance, Remote
Art Form: Storytelling & ELA, Early Childhood, Exploring Cultures, History, Math, Science
Grade Level: Pre K - 12

Valerie Tutson is a multiple award-winning storyteller who has been performing in schools, churches, libraries, festivals and conferences since 1991. She draws her stories from around the world with an emphasis on African traditions. Her repertoire includes stories and songs she learned in her travels to South Africa, her experiences in West Africa and stories from African American history. She is a graduate of Brown University where she earned a Master's degree in theater arts and a BA in her self-designed major of Storytelling as a Communications Art.

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Valerie Tutson is a storyteller who performs African Tales and stories from African American history