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LaDoris Bias-Davis
— of The Story Express
Phone: 404-288-2759
Email: ireaduread@hotmail.com
(or) thestoryexpress@juno.com



LaDoris Bias-Davis has been telling Tales and facilitating workshops across the United States for 15 years. Programs are tailored to schools, libraries, youth groups, Early Childhood organizations, literacy/reading programs, motivational assemblies, corporations, family reunions and more. From Fables to fairy tales, fiction to non-fiction, Bible stories to "bet ya can't tell just one" stories, the Ezra Jack Keats collection, Gullah tales, African-American and inter-cultural tales and "Me and Mississippi" collection of personal stories, LaDoris engages audiences and provides programs for interactive learning.

LaDoris has a BA in Speech and Theatre and a graduate degree in Early Literacy Education.


HIGHLIGHTED PERFORMANCES

  • "Telling Tales, Folklore of the South" (live radio)
  • Ashley Bryant Storytelling Festival
  • Atlanta History Center (varied occasions)
  • Fulton County, Dekalb County Libraries and school systems
  • Middle Georgia Libraries
  • South Georgia Libraries
  • Georgia Peanut Festival
  • Roswell Osage Festival
  • Georgia Writer's Festival
  • School Districts; Kansas, Joliet, Illinois, Mobile, Alabama
  • Southern Order of Storytellers Winter Fest
  • Tellabration
  • Key Note Banquet speaker: Early Childhood Institute of Florida Residencies:
  • Family Literacy Interchange project—Dekalb County Library Media Services
  • Senior Project—Dekalb Family Support Center
  • Sun Valley Beach-School programs (Fulton, Cobb, Gwinnett County, etc)
  • Dekalb Housing Project - Summer Literacy Program
  • Sheltering Arms—sponsored by VSA Arts of Georgia

    Television Appearances:
    "Wednesday’s Child"—Fox 5 News
    Dekalb Community Showcase
    Pam and Buffy Show
    Kids Talk
    Alabama television - "Kwanzaa Time"
    Florida television—"Read to Me"
    Featured in "Eye on Women Magazine’

    Call or email for tailored programs and workshops

    "Storytelling releases the power of the mind and nurtures the human spirit."
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