Big Joe the Storyteller

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Basic Information

Address: 60 Sutherland Rd. Brighton, MA 02135
Phone Number: 617 713 4349
Director: Joseph Pagliuca

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Additional Information

Grade Levels: Pre-K, K-5
Length: 1-2 hours
Travel:

50 miles

Pricing: negotiable
Workshops:

Storytelling In The Classroom (for K-6 educators) Teach Happy (for PreK-2nd grade educators)

Setup: 10min
Takedown: 10min
Equiptment: Sound equipment for large auditoriums would need to be provided; otherwise I have a sound system and just require an electrical outlet.
Highlights:

Hailed as "One of the best in the business" by the Boston Globe, Big Joe has been delighting children and families since 1998 with his exciting storytelling show. Using a collection of original,classic, and world folktales, along with puppets, props, and surprises, Big Joe gives a performance that is both enriching and entertaining. The show is perfect for Preschool - Grade 6, with shows available for grades 7-8 as well. Big Joe has themed shows on subjects such as bullying, empathy, American history, health, money concepts, and many others.

Mission Statement:

To provide an enriching and entertaining storytelling experience for young children.

Philosophy/Belief Statement:

Storytelling is the best way to communicate concepts, thoughts, and ideas. It helps children (and adults) to make sense of the world around them.

Program History:

Started as a storyteller in 1996 part time while I was a teacher. Became a full time storyteller in 1998 and have been telling tales ever since

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