upcoming events

If you'd like to be on Dolores' e-mail list for a personal reminder about upcoming story and theatre performances, send your e-mail address to Dolores at dolores@storypower.org

    The events listed in yellow below are open to the public. 


  • October 2 - 4: National Storytelling Festival (2020 Virtual Edition!). An all-new digital experience! Admission includes stories
    from over 30 storytellers and special events, like a session with Apollo 13 astronaut, Fred Haise. Enjoy the Festival
    throughout the weekend and then catch those tellers you missed at your leisure for up to 7 days afterward.
    Visit www.storytellingcenter.net/festival for the full line-up, workshop information, and tickets.

  • Tuesday, October 20: Through the Back Door ~ The music that bridged the bayou. 2 - 3 p.m. Anniston Public Library,
    Anniston, AL. Free. Sponsored by the Alabama Humanities Foundation and the Anniston - Calhoun County Public Library. 
    For info, call the library at 256-237-8501.

  • Thursday, October 22: Stories. 10:30 - 11:30 p.m., Vestavia Hills Library in the Forest. Sponsored by the Friends of the Library. Ticket info TBA.

NOVEMBER 2020 (tentative)

  • Wednesday, November 4: What I Know About True Love. Noon to 1 p.m., B. B. Comer Library, 314 Broadway Avenue, Sylacauga, AL. Part of the library's Adult Brown Bag Lecture Series. Free. 

  • Thursday, November 5: Castles and Cathedrals. 3:30 - 4:30 p.m., Fayette Music Club, Fayette, AL.

  • Friday, November 6: Juno's Swans. Private event.

DECEMBER 2020 (tentative)

  • Thursday, December 3: Christmas stories. Savantes Study Club.

  • Friday, December 4: Jingle All the Way. 6:30 - 9 p.m., annual Christmas concert of stories and songs with Dolores and Bobby Horton. Homewood Public Library. Ticket info TBA.

  • Saturday, December 5: Christmas stories. 10 a.m. - noon, holiday brunch sponsored by the Sheffield Public Library. Ticket info TBA.

  • Thursday, December 17: Christmas stories. Private event.

  • Saturday, December 19: Home for the Holidays with the Alabama Symphony SuperPOPS Orchestra. Ticket info TBA.

  • Sunday, December 20: Christmas stories. 10 - 10:45 a.m., Independent Presbyterian Church Highland Hall. Free.


  • Sunday, January 31: Soup and Stories for the Soul. 12:15 - 2 p.m. Vestavia Hills United Methodist Church. Lunch and story program benefitting the church food pantry. Ticket info TBA.


  • Tuesday, February 9: Valentine stories. Metro Dinner Club, Birmingham, AL.

  • Saturday, February 20: DKG State Conference, Huntsville, AL.

MARCH 2021

  • Friday - Saturday, March 19 - 20: Do Tell! Storytelling Festival, Madison, GA. 

APRIL 2021

  • Friday - Saturday, April 16 - 17: Sounds of the Mountains Storytelling Festival, Bethel, VA.

MAY 2021 

  • Friday - Saturday, May 20 - 21: Shoals Storytelling Festival, Florence, AL.

JUNE 2021

  • Tuesday, June 8: Private event, Birmingham, AL.

  • Thursday, June 10: Soldiers in Hoop Skirts. Tennessee Valley Civil War Round Table, Huntsville, AL.

JULY 2021




  • Friday - Sunday, October 1 - 3: National Storytelling Festival, Jonesborough, TN. Ticket info TBA.