Susan Stone

(847) 328-8159 or (847) 712-2844

“With her mastery of pacing and dialects, and expressive characterizations, Stone vibrantly conveys the magic…” (ALA Booklist)

Susan shares her stories with the technical expertise of her theatre training and the intuitive wisdom of a true storyteller. Funny, poignant, multicultural as well as Jewish folk and fairy tales for adults and children, lifted off the page with insight and skill, and put back into true oral tradition. She has taught storytelling to teachers at National-Louis University, authored many stories in collections, and performs for museums, synagogues, festivals and schools all over the country. Susan was delighted to be honored with a Parents’ Choice Gold Award, a Storytelling World Award, and a NAPPA Gold Award for her CD’s. Her storytelling was featured on Susan shares her heart when she tells a story.

A passionate performer for over 25 years, Susan’s tales entertain, enlighten and illuminate the human condition. School Library Journal declared, “she is an incredibly talented storyteller.”