Stories at the Statue: Hans Christian Andersen Story Telling

Event Date: 
Repeats every week every Saturday until Sat Sep 30 2017.
Saturday, June 3, 2017 -
11:00am to 12:00pm
Saturday, June 10, 2017 -
11:00am to 12:00pm
Saturday, June 17, 2017 -
11:00am to 12:00pm
Saturday, June 24, 2017 -
11:00am to 12:00pm
Saturday, July 1, 2017 -
11:00am to 12:00pm
Saturday, July 8, 2017 -
11:00am to 12:00pm
Saturday, July 15, 2017 -
11:00am to 12:00pm
Saturday, July 22, 2017 -
11:00am to 12:00pm
Saturday, July 29, 2017 -
11:00am to 12:00pm
Saturday, August 5, 2017 -
11:00am to 12:00pm
Saturday, August 12, 2017 -
11:00am to 12:00pm
Saturday, August 19, 2017 -
11:00am to 12:00pm
Saturday, August 26, 2017 -
11:00am to 12:00pm
Saturday, September 2, 2017 -
11:00am to 12:00pm
Saturday, September 9, 2017 -
11:00am to 12:00pm
Saturday, September 16, 2017 -
11:00am to 12:00pm
Saturday, September 23, 2017 -
11:00am to 12:00pm
Saturday, September 30, 2017 -
11:00am to 12:00pm
Event Info
Cost: 
FREE
Recommended Age: 
6 years and up
Editor's Pick: 

Celebrate the work of Hans Christian Anderson with Stories at the Statue. Storytelling is held rain or shine. The stories are appropriate for children six years and up. Parents or guardians are asked to sit with their children.

June:

3

Laura Simms, Ambassador Riggelsen

Joy Kelly (Art Baron, Music)

The Nightingale

A Very Happy Donkey

 

10

Gerald Fierst

Linda Humes

What the Moon Saw

The Legend of Mansa Musa

 

17

Jeannine Laverty

Carol Birch

Hairy Rouchy

More than a Cup of Kindness

 

24

Mary Ann Schmidt

Marianne McShane

Storm Child

Triona in the Land Below the Well

 

July

1

Megan Hicks

Navida Stein

King Thrushbeard

Old Woman and the Pumpkin

 

8

 

15

Bill Gordh

Laura Simms

Diane Edgecomb

April Armstrong

Three Daughters and a Mother’s Blessing

The Wild Rose

Kurdish Cinderella

Anansi Stories

 

22

LuAnn Adams

Heather Forest

Blue Hippopotamus

The Hunchback

 

29

Katie Green

Peninnah Schram

Will-O’Wisp

The Rooster Who Would be King

 

August

5

Karen de Mauro

Ron Sopyla

Great Joy

The Most Amazing Thing

 

12

Ellen Shapiro

Arif Choudhury, Jean Hale

The Magic Teapot

The Well of Sweetness, Rainbow Crow

 

19

Marc Young

Judith Heineman

The Camel Husband

The Wooden Sword

 

26

Robin Bady

Megan Wells

The Beetle Who Went on a Journey

Jack and the Beanstalk

 

September Youth story teller(s) at late September sessions

2

Loren Niemi

Valentina Ortiz (Alda Reuter, Music)

Hansel and Gretel

Mother Earth

 

9

Liz Weir

Angela Halvorson Borg

Irish Tales

The Golden Lamb

 

16

 

23

Melissa Heckler

Therese Folkes Plair

Curated by Rachel Zucker

The Emperor’s New Clothes

The Princess and the Pea

Celebration of Diane Wolkstein

 

30

Rolf Stang (as H C Andersen)

Laura Simms

The Ugly Duckling's Birthday Party

The Ugly Duckling, Wild Swans

 

location: 
Hans Christian Andersen Statue
72nd Street & Fifth Avenue in Central Park
New York , NY 40° 46' 20.8236" N, 73° 58' 1.29" W
New York