Story Tapestries: Arianna Ross and the ST Ensemble

  • About the Artist:

    Arianna is the Executive Director and Founder of Story Tapestries. A sought-after writer, performer, and educator, she is considered a leader in arts integration and storytelling. Arianna creates international, dynamic programs that weave the power of dance, theatre, and music. She is known for her ability to entertain and educate children and adults with equal success. She has performed at The Reach, The National Theatre, Hillwood Museum, Millennium Stage, and the National Association of the Educators of Young Children as well as many others. For over 23 years, she has performed and taught workshops across the United States, India, and Brazil in concert halls, libraries, and schools. Her team has presented virtual and in-person programs to over 350,000 individuals in the last year.

    Category:

    • Dance
    • Theater
    • Writers

    Type of Programs Offered

    • residency
    • workshop
    • assembly
    • virtual
    • The Fastest Plane: An Imaginary Journey Around the World and Beyond (all ages)

      Description:

      Sit back and get ready to Dance, Laugh, and Play through the streets of Brazil, America, Mexico, Indonesia, Egypt, or India. After experiencing this multi-lingual storytelling program, leave the program ready to hop on a plane and see the universe, dancing to the tunes of the world and wanting to tell your own stories and those of cultures all over the world.

      Appropriate Grade Levels:
      pre-K-12

      Curriculum Connections

      ELA, Literacy, STEAM, Social Studies, History, Geography, Creative Writing, Math, Science, Character Development, World Culture
      Specialties: ELL, Special Education

      Sample List of Workshops: Custom Designed for all ages including adults
      Discover the Power of the Written Word = Using Dance, drama, visual to become an author

      Math + Arts Integration = Dance plus Storytelling ensures Empowered Math Understanding

      STEM plus Arts= Learning Full STEAM Ahead: Using Story, Movement, and Visual Images to explain the Principles of Science

      *Our team is well versed in teaching EVERY age group and will custom design your program to meet your goals. We can weave the power of creative writing, dance, theatre, visual arts, music, and storytelling together with ANY school subject to inspire learning. All of our programs are available In-Person, Virtual, or Hybrid.

      This program is offered as:

      • residency
      • workshop
      • assembly
      • virtual
    • Magic of the Sea

      Description:

      The poetry of the sea, the myths of the past, and fairy tales of the underwater world capture our hearts with the bright oranges and blues of the coral, fish, fairy, and folk traditions. Travel around the world and dive into the ocean with only your imagination, voice, and body.

      Appropriate Grade Levels:
      pre-K-12

      Curriculum Connections

      ELA, Literacy, STEAM, Social Studies, History, Geography, Creative Writing, Math, Science, Character Development, World Culture
      Specialties: ELL, Special Education

      Sample List of Workshops: Custom Designed for all ages including adults
      Discover the Power of the Written Word = Using Dance, drama, visual to become an author

      Math + Arts Integration = Dance plus Storytelling ensures Empowered Math Understanding

      STEM plus Arts= Learning Full STEAM Ahead: Using Story, Movement, and Visual Images to explain the Principles of Science

      *Our team is well versed in teaching EVERY age group and will custom design your program to meet your goals. We can weave the power of creative writing, dance, theatre, visual arts, music, and storytelling together with ANY school subject to inspire learning. All of our programs are available In-Person, Virtual, or Hybrid.

      This program is offered as:

      • residency
      • workshop
      • assembly
      • virtual
    • Immigrant Quilt

      Description:

      The history of immigration in the United States told through Dance, Music, and Story. Travel back in time to hear historical stories of immigration to the United States from the 1600s to the present day. Celebrate our journey to and survival in a new land. Discover how each community adds another square to the quilt of America with their different stories, culture, and traditions.

      Appropriate Grade Levels:
      pre-K-12

      Curriculum Connections

      ELA, Literacy, STEAM, Social Studies, History, Geography, Creative Writing, Math, Science, Character Development, World Culture
      Specialties: ELL, Special Education

      Sample List of Workshops: Custom Designed for all ages including adults
      Discover the Power of the Written Word = Using Dance, drama, visual to become an author

      Math + Arts Integration = Dance plus Storytelling ensures Empowered Math Understanding

      STEM plus Arts= Learning Full STEAM Ahead: Using Story, Movement, and Visual Images to explain the Principles of Science

      *Our team is well versed in teaching EVERY age group and will custom design your program to meet your goals. We can weave the power of creative writing, dance, theatre, visual arts, music, and storytelling together with ANY school subject to inspire learning. All of our programs are available In-Person, Virtual, or Hybrid.

      This program is offered as:

      • residency
      • workshop
      • assembly
      • virtual
    • Booking Details

      Program Costs:

      $425 single performance; $625 for two back-to-back performances
      $125 single workshops; $600 for a day of 5 workshops back to back; $3000 for a full week of workshops

      Travel requirements or restrictions:

      Mileage may be added if funding allows.

      Additional Notes:

      For those schools that need 100% financial support to afford a program, there are new financial opportunities that we can avail to serve those needs. NO school, NO child should be denied an artist at their school due to funding constraints

      Our team is well versed in teaching EVERY age group and will custom design your program to meet your goals. We can weave the power of creative writing, dance, theatre, visual arts, music, and storytelling together with ANY school subject to inspire learning. All of our programs are available In-Person, Virtual, or Hybrid.

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  • Name or Art Agency:
    Story Tapestries
    Email:
    [email protected]
    Phone:
    (301) 916-6328
    State / County:
    Maryland, Montgomery County

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