Hans Christian Andersen’s 207th Birthday Celebration
Nationally recognized storyteller Katie Green of Princeton will present a storytelling program on Sunday, April 29, at 4:00 p.m. at the First Congregational Church of Princeton.The program, Hans Christian Andersen’s 207th Birthday Celebration, will include some of Andersen’s tales as well as stories about the man himself. It is appropriate for school-aged children and adults.
Storyteller Katie Green captures the depth of Andersen’s stories and tells them in the way he did: for children, for adults, and for the pure joy of it! She has performed these stories throughout the U.S., at the Scandinavian House in New York City, and at the Hans Christian Andersen Storytelling Statue in Central Park, where her storytelling style was heralded as “masterful”. Katie Green has told stories in hundreds of schools and libraries, at storytelling festivals, as well as on national radio and on the ABC TV show Good Morning America. Her CD, The Red Hat, received three national awards, including the 2003 Parents’ Choice Award.