Sweet Potato Pie and Such

Artist: Queen Nur

Type: Performances / Assembly

Program Availability: In-Person, Virtual

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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.

Program options:

In-person • Virtual (Live Streaming)

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

Price & Info


Assembly Price: $1375

Assembly Two-in-a-Row Price: $1755

Additional Fees: In-Person Program Travel Fee - $95 per day; Virtual Program Technology Fee - $45; (On-Demand programs are not charged travel or tech fees)


Audience Limit: 250

Program Length: 45 Minutes

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

English Language Arts


Technical Requirements

Two mics on adjustable height stands, and one folding chair. We need a small table to put the sweet potato basket on with some hand shakers. Two desks or a 6 footer or even a card table would do.