The White Bear (first ten minutes)
This is the beginning of the 30-minute folk tale "The White Bear,"
recorded live at the Bennington College coffeehouse.
It is the centerpiece of a program that can run 45 minutes to two hours in length,
according to your needs,
and can be adapted to be suitable for most audiences.
The tale can be heard in its entirety on the award-winning album,
World Tales Live at Bennington College.
(You may need to
to listen )
"Charming, witty, and beguiling... The White Bear was one of the highlights of our storytelling festival... impeccable timing and strongly drawn characters. Thank you for your commitment and artistry."
Philip Bither, Flynn Theater, Burlington, VT
The CD containing this track was recognized by the American Library Association and the Association of Library Service to Children as a notable children's recording of 1999.