Grades 7 + September 23- 10AM-12NOON
Unsettling acting gigs….. being charming in NYC….and dancing to the beat of your own triangle.
Be cool friends.
Take a virtual field trip to the Telling Tales Festival Jerseyville Stage at Westfield Heritage Village. Meet three of Canada’s leading authors of YA fiction and three fabulous performing artists, through a variety of short presentations designed for intermediate to senior grade students.
So Many Reasons to Register*!
Families & Children (General Public)
- WIN STUFF – that’s right, just by registering for the event, you will be entered for a chance to win a swag bags with awesome books from Telling Tales presenters
- We’ll be sharing cool content ahead of the event (you’ll be the first to get it!)
Schools, Classrooms and Homeschool Organizations take a virtual field trip to Celebrating Graphic Novels!
- WIN STUFF for your school or classroom! When we register your school or class you are automatically entered for a chance to win a School Swag bag, which includes books from our Telling Tales presenters and more!
- Classroom Content – we’ll be sharing cool stuff that you can use to enhance your virtual field trip in the classroom
*registration opens August 1, 2021
10:00 AM - 10:15 AM
Susin shares the story of how she became a writer and gives us a preview of her latest novel, Tremendous […]
10:15 AM - 10:30 AM
Tell Me When You Feel Something, Is Vicki Grant’s latest Y.A. thriller. She joins us to answer questions about the […]
10:30 AM - 10:45 AM
Get to know Ben Philippe; a French Canadian YA author, born in Haiti, raised in Montreal, now living in NYC!. […]
10:45 AM - 11:00 AM
Join our host with the most – Josh Taylor. Josh is an award winning Hip-Hop and Street Dance dancer, choreographer […]
11:15 AM - 11:30 AM
Laura Ellis shows how we create characters through Action Packed Acting. She’ll introduce us to a theatre game called “verbing” […]