Family Saturday, Storytelling

Family Saturday Series presents

Donna Washington, Storyteller

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A highly animated performer, Donna Washington has been entertaining, educating, and inspiring audiences with her vocal pyrotechnics, elastic face, and deep characterizations that bring folklore, literary tales, and personal narratives to life for a long time. She is an internationally known, multiple award-winning storyteller, spoken word recording artist and author. Donna has been called a “walking Disney movie,” and told she was “better than TV.”

Donna Washington, una artista muy animada, ha entretenido, educado e inspirado al público con sus pirotecnias vocales, su cara elástica y las profundas caracterizaciones que dan vida al folclore, las historias literarias y las narrativas personales de vida durante mucho tiempo. Es una narradora de cuentos, artista y autora de grabación de palabras habladas internacionalmente conocida y ganadora de varios premios. A Donna se la ha considerado una “película de Disney andante”, y se le dijo que era “mejor que la televisión”.