See Anne at Vancouver Children’s Festival, May 26-28 2015!
A polished, engaging entertainer with a humourous wisdom and infectious enthusiasm, Anne creates mind-bending string figures that magically appear out of a loop of string. Her stories and her characters will stay with you forever!
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From Tofino to Tokyo, Hazelton to Honolulu, Anne enthralls audiences with her unique storytelling style and unforgettable string figures. Anne returns to touring in Canada after 5 years of studies, classroom teaching, and touring Japan, the USA, and Hawaii.
Programs Available in English or French
She’s back with “A World of Story and String”
Anne’s ability to engage any sized audience of any ages, her warm wit, uncanny characterizations and excellent audience rapport keep her in high demand. Anne returns to the stage with fresh material and renewed enthusiasm about the importance of narrative and simplicity.
With one simple prop – a loop of string – Anne holds her audience breathless as she deftly brings them into her stories, creating characters out of thin air. She intertwines multicultural tales with string figures from indigenous cultures around the globe. Anne highlights diversity, cooperation, and the life lessons embedded in both the stories and the strings. Her mischievous wit makes this show richly engaging for all ages.
Anne Glover’s engrossing and hilarious stories feature mind-bending string figures that she weaves out of a loop of string. A turtle, a snake, a bird, a rocket… is there anything she can’t make?? You’ve never heard a story told like this, and a simple shoelace will never look the same! This international performer wows audiences wherever she goes. Don’t miss her!!
for teachers, librarians, storytellers
Anne performs and teaches string stories full-time, across the continent. You’ll learn material you can use right away – no strings attached and no dexterity required! She’ll also set you up for learning more complex figures. Hands-on, action-packed, fun and funny. Your shoelaces will never look the same!
Anne Glover tells hilarious and moving renditions of traditional folk tales, intertwined with stories of two fascinating decades on the road as a professional storyteller. She ties it all together with mind-bending string figures, forays into other languages, and a delicious comedic sense of balance. This BC-based performer plies her mischief and her magic around the world, and looks forward to making trouble wherever she goes!
Artiste de renommée internationale, Anne a un talent pour la communication et réussit à toucher son public au Japon, à Hawaï, dans les grandes villes et les petits villages, en français comme en anglais. Elle raconte des histoires en se servant d’une simple boucle de ficelle. La Tour Eiffel, une tortue, un chien qui court entre ses deux mains… apparemment il n’y a rien qu’elle ne peut pas faire en ficelle!