Award winning stories and songs
Sue has brought her educational, entertaining and dynamic storytelling programs to thousands of kids in festivals, museums, theatres, libraries and schools throughout the US. Drawing from an extensive repertoire of Latin American and world folktales, personal stories and contemporary and traditional music, each performance is customized and features lots of audience participation. School programs are 30-45 minutes and are available for Grades Pre-K and up. Family and adult programs are 45-90 minutes. All programs can be adapted for English-speaking, Spanish speaking and bilingual audiences.
Sue has been honored by Parents' Choice, Creative Child Magazine and "Canciones de Conciencia - Songs of Conscience for Children". She wrote the 2009 and 2011 Texas Reading Club theme songs. Sue writes a song every year featuring the collaborative summer reading theme.
Sue offers songwriting workshops for tweens through adults.
You can apply for a grant from the Texas Commission for the Arts or the Mid America Arts Alliance to help bring Sue's programs to your community.
VIRTUAL PROGRAMS ARE AVAILABLE
2022 Summer Reading Program - Dive In! - Oceans Of Possibilities - Latin American Folk Tales with an ocean connection, songs and movement. Interactive and fun.
Cantos y Cuentos - Tales and Tunes from Latin America
Travel around Latin America through legends, tales of tricksters, heroes and heroines, wonder tales and traditional, popular and original songs.
¡Viva México! - Celebrate Mexico!
Celebrate Cinco de Mayo or 16 de Septiembre with songs and stories from Mexico.
Texican Tales and Tunes
This Texas based show includes cowboy songs, Mexican cantos, tall tales, legends and fables showcasing the diverse heritage of the Lone Star state. Sue will have your audience singing (and yodeling) along and participating in the stories.
Celebrations of Light
Learn about winter holiday traditions from around the world through songs and stories of Christmas, Las Posadas, Hanukkah, and Kwanzaa.
Create Your Own Song
Find your voice, unleash your creative power. Not a musician? No problem! We will create a song together. You will leave with tools you can use to write your own songs. Tweens through adults. Workshop runs 60 - 120 minutes.