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Live Performance Tonight

Posted by Jcorriere on March 24, 2014 at 3:05 PM Comments comments (0)

Tonight is the night of the monthy radio show I write. This month, in honor of National Women's History Month, we've got the stories of the strong women of Jonesborough. When we perform at the International Storytelling Center at 7PM, audiences can expect to hear stories about a local woman who travelled into the deep jungles of the Amazon, with her guide being the same companion of noted anthropologist, Napoleon Chignon. Janet Browning met and traded with the Yanamamo people, a stone age tri...

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One more animated short, plus Radio Show update

Posted by Jcorriere on March 17, 2014 at 4:50 PM Comments comments (0)

I'e been wroking with my students in the "story to performance" class with the MBM program for the arts here. I started them off with some story fun,then story exercises, writing exercises, and then taught them how to make story boards from their stories. We then put those stories into short animated formats. The students are loving it. I'm loving it, too. So I am adding just one more link for your consideration-- one of my animated shorts, this one entitled, "Pies". 

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2 Minute Animated Short!

Posted by Jcorriere on March 14, 2014 at 9:40 AM Comments comments (0)

I just created a 2 minute animated short, based on a story I gathered from Anita Countermine. Born in 1917, at 97 years old, she will tell you she is no "little old lady". You never know what surprises a person's life holds until you ask them to tell you a story about themselves! This piece is titled, "I Shared the Stage with Isadore Demsky". Which she did. Isadore is the person she knew in Junior High and High School. He would later change his name to Kirk Douglas! Check out the video at thi...

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Welcome to my new site!

Posted by Jcorriere on March 12, 2014 at 5:35 PM Comments comments (0)

Hello! I've finally gone and made myself a brand new website, filled with photos and information about all storytelling and playwrighting work I'm up to. I also hope to transfer my ongoing novel-in-progress, with nearly daily submissions, from the facebook site to this one. It should be easier to read on thsi blog. The other exciting thing to keep in mind is that the monthly radio show that I write, A NIGHT WITH THE YARN EXCHANGE, Jonesborough, Tennessee's original storytelling radio h...

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