Artist: Debra Mims
Type: Assemblies / Performances
In this theatre assembly, actress Debra Mims transforms into Grandmother Sally Kathryn Mims to tell students stories her grandmother once told her. These interactive stories are an entertaining mix of ghost, folk, and “cautionary” tales found in African, African-American, and Caribbean literature, each coming with its own message and lesson to be learned. The program informs the audience so they can use positive thinking, problem solving skills, and action to make choices.
Audience Limit: 250
Program Length: 45 minutes
Appropriate for Grades: 1st Grade, 2nd Grade, 3rd Grade, 4th Grade, 5th Grade, 6th Grade, 7th Grade, 8th Grade
Assembly Price: $385
Assembly Back-to-Back Price: $525
Workshop Cost per Day: NA
Workshop Materials Fee: NA
Travel Fee: Mileage fee may apply.
She was very enthusiastic and got the children involved in her storytelling.
Krista, Harford Hills Elementary
Debra is such a powerful storyteller. Her beautiful voice and her interaction with the audience was superb! One of the parents attending the show said they would enjoy listening to her read from the phone book. Debra Mims is so expressive. You can tell she loves storytelling and children!
Worcester Preparatory School