BRIAN McCRÉIGHT has appeared on stage from the ancient amphitheater at Pompeii to Broadway, on radio and television, in film, and literally on the shores of the Atlantic Ocean! He is listed on the SC Arts Commission's Approved Artist Roster, and conducts workshops and school residencies on storytelling and puppetry throughout the state. Brian has been a Children’s Librarian and was the Storyteller-in-residence for the Charleston County Public Library, 1994 – 2005. He is a musician, playwright, and the author of a collection of folktales, The Legend of the Lowcountry Liar and other tales of a tall order. (Pineapple Press, 2005)

For booking info: (843) 847 – 6179 < or > 571 – 4378
lowcountryliar@yahoo.com

“Your storytelling is magical!” ~ South Carolina State Museum

“Everyone just raves about you.” ~ Ashley River Creative Arts Elementary

“You’re a gifted storyteller.” ~ Rev RM Knight, First Christian Church, Chas

“Positively Carolina!” ~ WCBD–TV (NBC) Charleston

Brian aka the Lowcountry Liar
has performed annually as a featured storyteller @


~ Charleston Scottish Games & Highland Gathering

~ a Baker’s Dozen– a celebration of books & reading

– Richland Co. Public Library, Columbia


~ Palmetto Storytelling Festival

– Georgetown Co. Public Library, Georgetown


~ Patchwork Tales Storytelling Festival

– York Co. Public Library, Rock Hill


~ “Tellabration!” – the night of worldwide storytelling

sponsored by the National Storytelling Network


~ “Tellaround” – an evening event of Biblical Storytelling

and
Schools, Churches, civic & cultural events across State – including Piccolo Spoleto, MOJA Arts Festival, First Night

Previous Resident Storyteller / Puppeteer & Children’s Librarian
@
Charleston County Public Library
Playwright/producer/performer of puppet plays @ the Library for
Charleston's annual Piccolo Spoleto & MOJA Arts Festival

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Producer & Performer with the acclaimed
Storytelling Troupe of Charleston
&
The Backporch Storytellers

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Look-for-him-quick when he appears in the film The Patriot
Actor/Musician/Sound FX for several local theater productions
Listed with the SC Arts Commission as a performing artist/teacher ~~~
~ conducts workshops & school residencies statewide on:
~ Storytelling ~ Theater
~ Puppetry ~ Library Science



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Types of Tales Told:
Fables – & Wisdom Tales
Fairie Tales – Wonder Tales
Creation Myths – Pourquois Tales
Folk Tales all kinds –
Jack Tales/Tall Tales/ Noodle-Heads
Ghost Stories
~ often Told with Percussion Instruments & sound FX ~

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Storytelling with Brian McCreight