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Usha Venkatraman Featured at Story Space

October 2, 2018 | 6:45 pm - 9:00 pm


Usha Venkatraman:
Fearless princesses, a beautiful cockroach with a street smart granny, and wonderfully quirky kings and queens – this is the world of Usha Venkatraman, a spoken word Storyteller, who weaves magic with her words. Her puppetry skills makes her tales more fascinating Usha is Mumbai’s award winning & leading Storyteller and a self-taught puppeteer with over 23 years of experience, performing traditional stories, folktales, and myths. Usha has performed at various festivals in India, including the Bookaroo International Children’s festival, the Kala Ghoda Arts Festival, the Chennai Storytelling Festival, and the Kathakar International Storytelling Festival New Delhi. Internationally, Usha has performed in Sweden, Hawaii, New York, Singapore, and Sydney.

Feature’s website: http://puppetwonders.com/home/
There is a $5 requested donation.

Every Tuesday night is Story Space from 6:45 P.M. to 9:00 P.M.
Storytelling for all ages, levels, & experience in a friendly, cooperative venue where seasoned tellers and newcomers alike are received with full attention. Try out a new story or spin an old favorite. No Topics. No Competition. No Judging. Just Stories.

There is a $5 requested donation.
Signup for Open Telling (8-minute slots) 6:45 P.M. – 7:00 P.M.
Open Telling starts at 7:00pm sharp, followed by the Featured Teller.

Havurat Shalom is a Yellow House at
113 College Avenue (near Davis SQ),
Somerville, MA 02144
www.thehav.org • www.facebook.com/HavuratShalom

From Davis Square: About 5 blocks up College Ave – a yellow house on the right.
MBTA Subway: Red Line (Davis Square Stop); • MBTA Bus line: Routes 94 and 96. • Parking: the parking area is not available before 7:30 PM. The driveway splits in two, take the left side. • Accessibility: Havurat Shalom is Handicap Accessible via a ramp in the rear • Food: Food is allowed as long as it is Vegetarian or Dairy. No meat, please! • Allergy Free: HS is a Non-Smoking place. Also, please avoid bringing pets or wearing strong scents such as perfume, cologne, or after shave.

Story Space website: http://www.storySpace.org/
Story Space Face Book page: https://www.facebook.com/The-Story-Space-177178758969270/
Story Space eMail: info@StorySpace.Org
“Program Subject to Change”


October 2, 2018
6:45 pm - 9:00 pm
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The Story Space


Havurat Shalom
113 College Avenue
Somerville, MA 02144 United States
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