Fran Stallings, Storyteller

Fran Stallings is an American storyteller for listeners of all ages. She performs at storytelling festivals, in schools and libraries, and on radio, telling traditional folktales, science-based "eco-tales," and original creations. She has produced audio recordings and books of stories.  She conducts workshops, residencies, and festival performances throughout the United States and overseas.

Stallings's storytelling style is noted for its ability to entrance listeners, a phenomenon she wrote about for The National Storytelling Journal. She trains educators and naturalists to use stories to hold students' attention while conveying indelible content.

Publications and Recordings

Fran has four CDs and seven books available, and she has contributed stories and articles to a variety of collections.

Performances and Workshops

Fran conducts workshops, residencies, and festival performances nationwide, as well as in Japan, Singapore, Hong Kong, Macau, and Egypt.