APRIL 19 @ 2:00 PM – 4:00 PM
LOCATION: WILLIAMSBURG LANDING
5700 WILLIAMSBURG LANDING DRIVE
TIME: 2:00 PM
TVHS MEMBERS – FREE
GENERAL PUBLIC – $10 PER PERSON (PAY AT THE DOOR)
Sheila Arnold currently resides in Hampton, VA. She is a Professional Storyteller, Character Interpreter, and Teaching Artist. Through her company, History’s Alive!, Sheila has provided storytelling programs, historic character presentations, Christian monologues, dramatic/creative writing workshops, professional development for educators, and inspirational/motivational speeches at schools, churches, libraries, professional organizations, and museums, in 41 states since 2003.
Sheila has been a featured Storyteller at several Storytelling Festivals, including twice at Colonial Williamsburg Storytelling Festival (Williamsburg, VA). She also has twice been a Teller-in-Residence at the International Storytelling Center, Jonesborough, TN. Sheila collaborates with storyteller, Darci Tucker, to produce the Tucker-Arnold Storytelling Concert and Retreat in Williamsburg, VA featuring nationally known Storytellers. Ms. Sheila, what she is commonly called, has also presented Professional Development sessions, Storytelling Programs and Character Presentations at educational conferences,
Shelia is also a Museum Consultant, turning research into stories and scripts for exhibit designers and museums, and even book premiers. She recently was selected to be a Mt. Vernon Research Fellow, and she is a member of two large museum organizations
Previously, Sheila worked at Colonial Williamsburg Foundation as a Coordinator with the Teacher Institute, in Public Relations and Event Manager, and as a Storyteller and Theatrical Interpreter.
Sheila rounds out her talents by also being a Drama and Creative Writing workshop leader for children and adults.