Productions & Programs
Spirits & Spirits
Oct 15, 2018
Grab a cocktail and settle in for a bevy terrifying tales delivered by spoken word masters with no restrictions on content or language. Connie Regan-Blake, one of America’s most celebrated storytellers, headlines this year’s night of no-holds-barred, adult storytelling. Connie, whose album, Chilling Ghost Stories: Haunting Tales for Adults & Teens, was honored with the Storytelling World Award, is thrilled to bring a full evening of spooky stories as deliciously disturbing as she can devise. Spirits & Spirits is hosted by Cynthia Rintye, director of the Lawrenceville Ghost Tours. Cynthia, whose debut album, Veil of Time: Ghost Stories from Atlanta, was Honored with the 2018 Storytelling World Award, will open the evening with eerie stories and songs. This duo will serve up audience members with an unforgettable night of cultured and clever entertainment for the Halloween season.
DATE: Monday, October 15, 2018
|Connie Regan-Blake is one of America’s most celebrated storytellers. She has captivated the hearts and imaginations of people around the globe with her powerful performances and workshops. Entertaining audiences in 47 states, 18 countries, and 6 continents, she brings the wisdom, humor, and drama of stories to main stage concert halls, libraries, and into the corporate world. Both as a solo artist and a member of the acclaimed Folktellers duo, Connie has been featured on seven award-winning recordings – five audio and two videos produced by PBS. New Age Magazine, School Library Journal, and Southern Living have praised her work. She has been a guest on NPR’s All Things Considered, ABC Good Morning America and CNN. Read More|
|Storyteller Cynthia Rintye has captivated audiences on the Lawrenceville Ghost Tours since 2005. A longtime entertainer, she has performed sketch comedy and appeared in plays, musicals, and murder mysteries around Atlanta. For 16 seasons, Cynthia worked with the Georgia Renaissance Festival where she was assistant entertainment director, scriptwriter, and portrayed the Queen. As a storyteller, her credits include Peach State Storytelling Festival, Stone Soup Storytelling Festival, Classic City Fringe Festival, and Spirits & Spirits: Ghost Stories for Adults at the Aurora Theatre. Cynthia first spoken-word album, Veil of Time: Ghost Stories from Atlanta, received a 2018 Storytelling World Award Honor. cynthiarintye.com|