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Family Celebration Martin Luther King, Jr’s Day

January 18, 2016 @ 3:00 pm - 5:00 pm
Free

Winchester Unitarian Church, Metcalf Hall
(Entered only from the rear of the church off the Mystic Valley Parkway)
Doors open at 3 pm. Performance begins at 4 pm.

With a face and voice that launched a thousand characters, Leeny Del Seamonds is an internationally acclaimed performer, coach, author, multi award-winning recording artist and professional voice actor. Her animated and uplifting tales and tunes reflect her love of people and desire to embrace life to its fullest. From a prized television show to a village in Gengcun, China, to the Comix Club in NYC, to the National Storytelling Festival and Cayman Islands International Storytelling Festival, Leeny encourages listeners to rejoice in human and cultural diversity, inviting them to share in her Cuban-American sense of humor and joy of performing.

Winner of the NSN ORACLE Circle of Excellence Award and awarded the title 2002 National Storyteller of the Year®, Leeny Del Seamonds is recipient of Parents’ Choice Gold & Silver Awards, a Storytelling World Winner Award and an iParenting Media Winner Award. She is celebrated and sought-after for engaging, interactive performances (for all ages) and hands on skill-building workshops. Leeny’s unique, versatile and champagne voice draws listeners in and holds them captive.

With Latino passion, fire and wit, Leeny Del Seamonds’ dynamic one-woman shows and renowned workshops headline festivals, concerts and events worldwide.

The Winchester Multicultural Network and the Family Action Network (FAN) invite all members of our community—and particularly families with children—to join in this joyful celebration of MLK’s birthday. This free event will feature entertainment by Master Story Performer Leeny Del Seamonds, a display of art and writing by Winchester schoolchildren, a book fair, craft activities and refreshments generously donated by Whole Foods Market.

 

“Internationally acclaimed Leeny Del Seamonds is a natural entertainer whose multicultural stories and songs reflect her love of people. An award-winning master storyteller, Del Seamonds peppers her tales with humor, mime, character impersonations and her vivacious personality.” –The Boston Globe

Details

Date:
January 18, 2016
Time:
3:00 pm - 5:00 pm
Cost:
Free
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Venue

Winchester Unitarian Church
478 Main Street
Winchester , MA 01890 United States
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Website:
http://www.wmcn.org