Welcome to Leeny's Repertoire

Programs Where Stories Come Alive! Leeny offers diverse 50-minute programs for listeners designed to enthrall, entertain and educate audiences:


· Foibles, Folklore & Fun! – Engaging folk tales, poems and story songs from around the World.

· Tales, Trials & Tribulations - Humorous and poignant multicultural tales and tunes.

· The Star Inside - International folk tales, humorous anecdotes and story-poems encouraging that special “STAR” inside each of us to shine through. The perfect self-esteem and anti-bullying program for Gr. 4-12.

· ¡Ay Caramba! - A colorful piñata overflowing with bilingual Latino tales and tunes decorated with English-Spanish translations and spiced with Leeny’s Cuban-American sense of humor. ¡Olé!

· The Nature of Things - A blooming bouquet of stories, fables, story-poems, myths and story songs honoring our Earth and Nature, their beauty and preservation.

· For the Birds! - Myths, legends, humorous tales and tunes featuring our feathered friends.

· Hooray for Heroes! – Interactive stories and songs of courage and heroic triumphs from around the World.  For PreK-Gr. 2.

· Kudos for Courage & Kindness! - Soar around the World with heroic tales bursting with inspiration, humanity and courage, reminding us to Be the Best We can Be!  Gr. 3 & up.

· Which Way to the Witch? - A Halloween cauldron brewing with witches, ghosts and goblins from multicultural places.  For younger listeners.

· Shadows in the Woods – Enter the woods if you dare…but you may wish you hadn’t.  Scary stories for seasoned listeners.

· Winter Magic Tales - Heart-warming, magical folk tales, stories and story songs certain to take the chill out of “Wind-Chill” and chase away the winter doldrums. 

- ¡Vive el Cuento! (Live the Story!) - Tales of kindness, inspiration and the bravery to overcome adversity and make a difference! Students learn about the universal elements of storytelling along with the unique flavors of different cultures. Gr. K-12.  For bookings, please go to Young Audiences of Massachusetts.

· It Takes Two to Tango: Ties that Bind Us - (ages 13 & up) An intimate and amusing look at relationships.

· More or Less Amour - (ages 13 & up) Love and laughs - Romance through the ages.


Workshops Where Hearts Shine! A dedicated Teaching Artist and natural-born Educator, Leeny offers hands-on Workshops to teach Theatre and Storytelling skills to students of all ages and abilities including:

  

· Creative Dramatics:  Fundamentals of Acting and Performing in an Ensemble    

· A Time for Mime, Movement and Gesture

· Making the Most of Your Voice:  Spoken Word Alive!

· Telling a Tale:  A Basic Storytelling Intensive

· From Storybook to Storyteller:  Making the Story Your Own!