A Taste of Shabbat

Saturday, October 28, 2017  1 PM Temple Emeth, Chestnut Hill, MA    Cindy will offer midrashic storytelling during the Shabbat morning service, which begins at 9:30 AM. At 1:00 PM, after lunch, Cindy presents “A Taste of Shabbat”- a performance of Jewish tales. event info

Roots and Routes: We All Have Stories

Tuesday, November 7, 2017   7 PM  Temple Shalom, Newton, MA  A talk, performance and interactive workshop to discover our own and our family journey stories. event info  We All Have Stories poster

Notable appearances

John F. Kennedy Library Conference, Boston, MA, Limmud UK,  National Storytelling Network Conference, Riverway Storytelling Festival, Northlands Storytelling Conference, Sharing the Fire: Northeast Storytelling Conference,CAJE, LimmudBoston, Jewish Reconstructionist Federation National Convention, Adoption Community of New England Conference, Connecticut Storytelling Festival

Selected Highlights and Clients

  • Exploration Summer Program at Wellesley College, Consultant on using story for reflection
  • Workshop Presenter: National Storytelling Network Conference, 2016 “Hear Our Voices” Using personal story sharing to teach about diversity
  • Selected Storyteller at WGBH Stories from the Stage, Boston, MA
  • Story Slam Winner at National Storytelling Network Conference, Kansas City, MO, summer 2015
  • Presenter on teleconference of the Healing Story Alliance. Recording available here
  • Presenter on teleconference of the Storytelling in Organizations group of National Storytelling Network. Recording available here
  • Limmud UK – invited presenter and performer at international conference in England
  • Jewish Community Foundation of Greater Hartford, CT, Tell Your Compelling Story – for non-profit leaders
  • Hebrew High School of New England, Board training
  • Parenting Through a Jewish Lens, Hebrew College, Newton, faculty training in use of story
  • Temple Israel of Natick, Shavuot stories for all ages
  • Gann Academy, Consultant on Shema Koleinu – story coach and facilitator of panel to raise awareness of LGBTQ issues read blog
  • Sharing the Fire: Northeast Storytelling Conference March 2015, workshop presenter on “Hear Our Voices”
  • Newbridge on the Charles and Rashi School, multi-generational stories and dialogue
  • LimmudBoston Storytelling Cabaret and Concerts, multiple years with Jewish Storytelling Coalition
  • Presenter on Webinar for The Paradigm Project – Midrashic storytelling training for preschool educators
  • Brandeis Summer Programs, Professional Development for Staff, Use of Story for Team Building and Reflection
  • Hebrew College Project Based Learning Documentation
  • “Telling Your MS Story” Presenter/Facilitator at Conference, Genzyme Corporation, Boston, MA
  • Curious Minds, Rashi School Hanukkah event at University Club, Boston
  • Midrashic Storytelling workshop for educators Temple Beth Shalom, Needham, MA
  • Consultant at BIMA and Genesis summer programs at Brandeis University
  • Northlands Storytelling Conference, Lake Geneva, Wisconsin workshop presenter and performer
  • “Hands in the Water” performance for families with preschoolers Mayyim Hayyim Mikveh, Newton, MA
  • “The Whole Megillah” Keshet Purim party, JCC Newton
  • “Story Slam Semi-finalist, massmoth, inc. Club Passim, Cambridge
  • “Women’s Tales” Featured at Storytelling in the Pantry, Rochester, NH
Story Arc | Cindy Rivka Marshall