Sweet Potato Pie and Such

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VIRTUAL PROGRAM AVAILABLE! Please fill out this inquiry form or call 866-500-9265 for more information. (Virtual programs are not charged a travel fee.)

Queen Nur, international storyteller and Dwight James, renown jazz drummer present a flavorful seasoning of interactive tales from the African and African American Oral Tradition that will ground you in tradition, butter you up with joy and delightfully sweeten your mind. Designed for audiences to participate, celebrate and “Jubilate.” Values are indelibly remembered through lively folktales, fables, and fairytales.

Price & Info


Assembly Price: $1150

Assembly Two-in-a-Row Price: $1520

Travel Fee: $75 per day (virtual programs are not charged for travel)


Audience Limit: 250

Program Length: 45

Appropriate For Grade(s): Pre-K, Kindergarten, 1st, 2nd, 3rd, 4th, 5th, 6th



Arts Appreciation Month

Black History Month

Character Education Month

National Arts in Education Week

Curriculum Connections

Curriculum Connections

Language Arts Literacy


Technical Requirements

2 mics on stands, 1 small table and 1 chair.