At the heart of G for Griot is the oral tradition of storytelling. G for Griot can provide a well-trained, professional and amazingly talented storyteller for your event, big, small and in between. Whether it be stories from the G for Griot catalog or a custom piece written just for your occasion, G for Griot storytelling service brings drama and music together for a dynamic and impactful performance.
G for Griot events are indeed a holistic experience! Our events take many forms: birthday celebrations, listen and learn parties, story writing community circles, structured play sessions, performance productions and more. You have an idea for an event and G for Griot brings it to life in a way only a true Griot can.
The voice behind the G for Griot stories reaches listening and well as live audiences, and can come host your event. It can be the voice behind a character, the narrator of a script or the program announcer for your event, show, wedding, ceremony, celebration and so on. Diction, articulation, projection and eloquence!
G for Griot specializes in all areas of storytelling to include composing original stories and arranging its musical accompaniment. Leave the creative process to us! We can compose or customize anyone of G for Griot stories just for you for any occasion.
Are you a school or educator looking to enhance your curriculum, class or school day? G for Griot can create a unit which aligns with your objectives/goals, lesson plans, and all instructional materials and other resources needed to bring some joy and fun learning to your classroom and school. Through G for Griot’s school program, kids learn and practice cognitive and noncognitive skills. They are also exposed to different people and cultures, deepening their appreciation for diversity and inclusiveness. School program packages include stories and story soundtracks from G for Griot catalog and/or original compositions (based on current topic of study), lesson plans, a teaching demo and maintenance visits, enrichment activities and materials, and instructional resources.
Creator and CEO of G for Griot is an educator with 10+ years experience in education and administration at all levels: elementary, secondary and post-secondary.