Performers and Programs

Program Information

Program name: Multicultural Tales
Program category: Literature- Authors
Performing Arts- Storytelling
Program length: 45 minutes
Audience level: All ages
Audience size: Up to 200 per assembly
Program description: With her keen sense of dialog, Pamela inhabits characters from many parts of the world. Students travel from one country to another, discovering how traditional folk tales connect us all. Favorites include The Magic Orange Tree and other Haitian tales, Anansi stories (including African, Jamaican and North American versions), native American tales, and extraordinary selections from Europe and Asia.
Space/special requirements: Any large room is fine. Pamela has her own microphone and speaker.
Travel restrictions:
Program fee: $351- $500
Is this fee negotiable? No
Mileage included? No
If no, cost per mile: $0.50
Notes about the fee: One 45-minute assembly: $300 Half Day: 2 assemblies, AM or PM: $500 Full Day: 3 assemblies: $800 Full Day: 4 assemblies: $1,000
Other notes: Mileage included for local performances (up to 40 miles from Montgomery, NY). Standard state-aid reimbursable rates 50 cents/mile apply for performances outside the range. Pamela's performances are approved for BOCES Co-ser Arts in Ed Programs.
Regions this program
can be performed in:
South Central
Capital District
North Country
Long Island
Program last updated: 08/22/2008
Performer Information (see all of this performer's programs)
Performer name: Pamela Schembri
Phone: 914-489-7283
Mailing address: 42 Elizabeth Street
Montgomery, NY 12549
E-mail address:
Previous appearances at: Ossining School District, Newburgh City School District, Ulster School Library System, Rockland Storytelling Festival, Tribeca Film Festival Performer
Contact information for New York State Public Libraries
Performer information last updated: 06/12/2016


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