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National Storytelling Network’s Circle of Excellence Award
Distinguished Visiting Professor Johnson & Wales University
Parents’ Choice Gold and Silver Award
Jefferson Award Recipient
New England Monthly Magazine 1987, Local Heroes

Noteworthy Appearances

National Storytelling Festival, Jonesborough, TN
Cave Run Storytelling Festival in Morehead, Kentucky
Cape Clear Island Storytelling Festival, Ireland
The Tenth & Thirteenth International Story Telling Festival, Belgium
Phuket has been good to me Elementary school, Thailand
MLK Celebration, John F. Kennedy Library, Boston, MA
Martha’s Vineyard Festival of Storytelling
The Annual National Black Storytelling Festival
The Taos Festival, New Mexico
Discovery Theater at The Smithsonian Institute
The Kennedy Center for the Arts, DC
Performed at the Bill Clinton Inaugural Festivities 1992
The National Black Storytelling Festival, (numerous times)
The Folk Life Festival on the Mall, DC  (numerous)
Storytelling   Festival   of   Amsterdam, 2009