Rob Lively, host of Telling Tales: Western Maine’s Storyplace
“Telling Tales: Western Maine’s Storyplace” airs on Mt. Blue TV
Mt. Blue Community Access Television, together with Western Maine Storytelling, are pleased to announce the airing of “Telling Tales: Western Maine’s Storyplace” on Mt. Blue TV. Residents of Farmington, Jay, Livermore Falls, and Wilton can access the shows on Channel 11.
The programs hosted by Rob Lively feature outstanding storytellers from our area, state, and region. Many different types of stories are told ranging from historical, family and personal to fairy tales and folk tales. The author, poet, mime, indigenous basket maker, and musician as storytellers are also featured.
Storyteller Sheila Arnold joins host Rob Lively to talk about the craft of storytelling as well as sharing stories of the Underground Railroad. A master storyteller at work on this episode of Telling Tales!
Theresa Secord, internationally known Indigenous basket maker and Maine resident, shown here with some of her work. (Taped 3/2/2020)
Debby Bliss talks about telling stories to all ages of children, including ones that she wrote. (Taped 1/14/2020)
Tony Perry, author of “State of Maine: State of Mind. Upcountry Humor and Stories.” (Taped 11/13/2019)