Speak Stories Series hosts storyteller Diane Macklin for an online performance on August 10 (Tue) at 7:30 pm. Macklin has dedicated over two decades to the art of storytelling and listening. She engages audiences with a dynamic, theatrical style, blending in her background as a certified educator, dancer, and cultural mediator. She is the 2018 winner of the Jackie Torrence Tall Tale Contest for the National Association of Black Storytellers’ Festival and Conference; the 2014 Maryland State Arts Council Apprenticeship Awardee with Mama Linda Goss, co-founder of NABS; plus the Taft Museum’s 2013 Robert S. Duncanson Artist-in-Residence.
Advance ticket purchase required (online at SpeakStorySeries.com/tickets).By Staff Contributor