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             2016


January 6th, 2016

GOLDEN RULE: CHOOSE KINDNESS STORIES

       w/discussions for K-2 & 3-5

Dawson Elementary School

Holden, MA

Times: 9:30 & 10:30 a.m.



January 10th, 2016

THE ODYSSEY: AN EPIC TELLING ON THREE

SUNDAY AFTERNOONS

   PART I: TROY TO THE CYCLOPS’ CAVE

Schoodacs Coffee & Tea Shop

Warner, NH

Time: 4:00 p.m. Tickets: $50 for series

1-(603) 456-3400



January 11th, 2016

GOLDEN RULE: CHOOSE KINDNESS

Kindergarten Performance

Richard Maghakian Elementary School

Brookline, NH

Time: 10:00 a.m.



January 15th, 2016

GOLDEN RULE: CHOOSE KINDNESS

Two Performances K-2 & 3-5

Malcolm  White Elementary School

Woburn, MA

Times: 9:00 & 10:15 a.m.



January 17th, 2016

THE ODYSSEY: AN EPIC TELLING ON THREE SUNDAY AFTERNOONS

   PART II: THE BAG OF WINDS TO THE ISLE OF CALYPSO

Schoodacs Coffee & Tea Shop

Warner, NH

Time: 4:00 p.m. Tickets: $50 for series

1-(603) 456-3400



January 20th, 2016

GOLDEN RULE: CHOOSE KINDNESS

Two Performances K-2 & 3-5

L. D. Batchelder Elementary School

North Reading, MA

Times: 9:30 & 10:40 a.m.



January 24th, 2016

THE ODYSSEY: AN EPIC TELLING ON THREE SUNDAY AFTERNOONS

   PART III: NAUSICAA TO PENELOPE’S BED

Schoodacs Coffee & Tea Shop

Warner, NH

Time: 4:00 p.m. Tickets: $50 for series

1-(603) 456-3400



January 31st, 2016

THE ILIAD: BOOK I and BRONZE AGE LORE

Riverwalk Cafe and Music Bar

35 Railroad Square, Nashua, NH

(603) 578-0200

Tickets: $10

Time: 7:00 p.m.




February 2nd, 2016

WGACA: THE MYSTERIOUS EMPATHY MACHINE

A Storytelling Performance w/ Q&A

Grades 4-8

Holy Trinity School

Laconia, NH

Supported by The Putnam Fund

Time: 1:30 p.m.



February 3rd, 2016

GOLDEN RULE: CHOOSE KINDNESS

Armstrong Elementary School

Westborough, MA

Time: 10:45 a.m.



February 9th, 2016

WGACA: THE MYSTERIOUS EMPATHY MACHINE

A Storytelling Performance w/ Q&A

Grades 4-5

Elm Street School

Laconia, NH

Supported by The Putnam Fund

Time: 9:30 a.m.



February 10th, 2016

GOLDEN RULE: CHOOSE KINDNESS

Effingham Elementary School

Effingham, NH

Time: 1:00 p.m.



February 10th, 2016

STORYBLAST! FAMILY CONCERT

Effingham Elementary School

Effingham, NH

Time: 6:30 p.m.



February 13th, 2016

VIKING MYTHS OF ADVENTURE

The Scandinavian Cultural Center

West Newton, MA

Time: 12:30 p.m.



February 19th, 2016

GOLDEN RULE: CHOOSE KINDNESS

Pembroke Village School

Pembroke, NH

Time: 9:30 a.m.



February 19th, 2016

GOLDEN RULE: CHOOSE KINDNESS

Pembroke Hill Elementary School

Pembroke, NH

Time: 1:00 p.m.



March 2nd, 2016

GOLDEN RULE: CHOOSE KINDNESS

Two Performances Pre-K-2 & 3-4

Canterbury Elementary School

Canterbury, CT

Times: 8:45 a.m. & 9:55 a.m.



March 3rd, 2016

GOLDEN RULE: CHOOSE KINDNESS

  for 5-6

HERCULES: THE LEGENDARY BULLY

  for 7-8

Baldwin Middle School

Canterbury, CT

Times: 11:30 a.m & 1:15 p.m.



March 4th, 2016

WGACA: THE MYSTERIOUS EMPATHY MACHINE

A Storytelling Performance w/ Q&A

Grades 4-5

Pleasant Street School

Laconia, NH

Supported by The Putnam Fund

Time: 9:00 a.m.



March 7th, 2016

THE ODYSSEY: BELLY OF THE BEAST

The Park School

Brookline, MA

Time: 11:30 a.m.



March 9th, 2016

GOLDEN RULE: CHOOSE KINDNESS

Two Performances K-2 & 3-5

Barrows Elementary School

Reading, MA

Times: TBA



March 10th, 2016

THE ODYSSEY: BELLY OF THE BEAST

North Andover Middle School

North Andover, MA

Time: 9:00 a.m.



March 14th, 2016

WGACA: THE MYSTERIOUS EMPATHY MACHINE

A Storytelling Performance w/ Q&A

Grades 4-5

Woodland Heights Elementary School

Laconia, NH

Supported by The Putnam Fund

Time: 9:30 a.m.



April 1st, 2016

STORYBLAST: A FAMILY STORYTELLING CONCERT

Littleton Lyceum

Littleton, MA

Time: 7:30 p.m.



April 6th, 2016

GOLDEN RULE: CHOOSE KINDNESS

Two Performances K-2 & 3-5

Salisbury Elementary School

Salisbury, MA

Times: 8:45 & 9:50 a.m.



April 12th, 2016

GOLDEN RULE: CHOOSE KINDNESS

Unity Elementary School

Unity, NH

Time:  10:30 a.m.



April 14th, 2016

GOLDEN RULE: CHOOSE KINDNESS

Three Performances

The Edward Devotion School

Brookline, MA

Times: 8:30 a.m. (4-6), 9:45 a.m. (2-3),

& 11:00 a.m. (K-1)


April 22nd, 2016

THE ILIAD: BOOK I

Cushing Academy

Ashburnham, MA

Time: 10:15 a.m.



April 23rd, 2016

WRITER’S DAY

What’s Around the Bend? Muse Games Workshop

THE ILIAD: BOOK I  (adult performance)

Southern New Hampshire University

Manchester, NH

Times: Workshop: 2-3 p.m.

            Performance: 4:30 p.m.



April 25th, 2016

GOLDEN RULE: CHOOSE KINDNESS

Two Performances K-2 & 3-5

Wood End Elementary School

Reading, MA

Times: 8:45 & 9:50 a.m.



April 26th, 2016

ODDS BODKIN’S STORYBLAST! FAMILY FUN SHOW

Riverwalk Cafe and Music Bar

35 Railroad Square, Nashua, NH

(603) 578-0200

Tickets: $10

Time: 2:00 p.m.




April 29th, 2016

GOLDEN RULE: CHOOSE KINDNESS

Two Performances K-2 & 3-5

Birch Meadow Elementary School

Reading, MA

Times: 9:30 a.m. & 1:15 p.m.



May 11th, 2016

GOLDEN RULE: CHOOSE KINDNESS

Wheelock Elementary School

Keene, NH

Time: 1:30 p.m.



May 21st, 2016

CHILDREN & THE ARTS FESTIVAL OF PETERBOROUGH

Two Half-Hour Storytellings with Music

Peterborough, NH

Times: TBA



May 22nd, 2016

THE RAGE OF HERCULES:

  THE UNDERWORLD RECOUNTING

Riverwalk Cafe and Music Bar

35 Railroad Square, Nashua, NH

(603) 578-0200

Tickets: $10

Time: 7:00 p.m.

http://www.riverwalknashua.com/show/odds-bodkin-rage-hercules



June 7th, 2016

GOLDEN RULE: CHOOSE KINDNESS

Village School

Marblehead, MA

Times: 9:15 & 10:30 a.m.



June 9th, 2016

GOLDEN RULE: CHOOSE KINDNESS

Barrington Middle School

Barrington, NH

Times: 8:40 a.m.



June 15th, 2016

GOLDEN RULE: CHOOSE KINDNESS

Armstrong Elementary School

Westborough, MA

Time: 12:30 p.m.



July 24th, 2016

BEOWULF

Riverwalk Cafe and Music Bar

35 Railroad Square, Nashua, NH

(603) 578-0200

Tickets: $10

Time: 7:00 p.m.



August 6th, 2016

FAMILY PERFORMANCE

THE SWEET PEA FESTIVAL

Family Stage

Bozeman, MT

Times: TBA



August 7th, 2016

FAMILY PERFORMANCE

THE SWEET PEA FESTIVAL

Family Stage

Bozeman, MT

Times: TBA



August 17th, 2016

CAMP!

Benefit Performance

Camp Farnsborough

94 Camp Farnsworth Rd

Thetford Center, VT

Time: 7:00 p.m.



August 20th, 2016

ONCE UPON A LAKE Storytelling Festival

Children’s Performance & Adult Performance

Hammondsport, NY

Times: TBA



September 14th, 2016

THE ILIAD: BOOK I

     for HONORS AND CLASSICS STUDENTS at

    LOYOLA UNIVERSITY MARYLAND

Baltimore, MD

Time: 7:00 p.m.



September 19th, 2016

GOLDEN RULE: CHOOSE KINDNESS

Two Performances K-2 & 3-5

Willlard Elementary School

Concord, MA

Times: 9:15 & 10:15 a.m.



October 15th, 2016

TALES OF THE MOON

The Peabody Essex Museum

Salem, MA

Time: TBA



October 29th, 2016

DARK TALES OF THE SUPERNATURAL

Warner Town Hall

Warner, NH

Time: 5:30 p.m.

Sponsored by Schoodacs of Warner

Tickets: $10 in advance, $15 at the door



November 2nd, 2016

ODDS BODKIN FAMILY CONCERT

Angevine Middle School

Lafayette, CO

Time: 7:00 p.m.



November 4th, 2016

THE DOOR TO IMAGINATION: STORYTELLING WORKSHOP

Boulder Valley UU Fellowship

Boulder, CO

Time: 1:00-4:00 p.m.



November 5th, 2016

THE DOOR TO IMAGINATION: STORYTELLING

WORKSHOP

Pioneer Valley Elementary School

Lafayette, CO

Time: 9:30 a.m. - 12:30 p.m.






2017



Feburary  1st, 2017

GOLDEN RULE: CHOOSE KINDNESS

Alcott Elementary School

Concord, MA

Times: 9:15 & 10:30 a.m.










PAST SHOWS 2015



2015


January 7th, 2015

November 13th, 2014

STORIES ALL DAY

A 1-day Residency and Evening Public Performance

Page Hilltop School

Ayer, MA

Time: 9:00 a.m. onward, 6:30 evening performance



January 9th, 2015

THE ILIAD: BOOK I

(90 minutes of Greek psychodrama for adults)

Riverwalk Cafe and Music Bar

35 Railroad Square, Nashua, NH

(603) 578-0200

Tickets: $10

Time: 8:00 p.m.




January 14th, 2015

ThinAirMusic©

A Presentation of Odds’ Young iPad Composers Method for

APPLE CURRICULUM SERIES

Apple-powered ELA - Thinking, Speaking,

Reading, Writing

MSAD 6 Technology Office

932 Long Plains Road

Buxton, ME  04093

Time: 9:30 a.m.




January 18th, 2015

WORKSHOP FOR ADULTS/BOSTON:

“The Kindness Side: Tales and Fables that Teach

Compassion”

Presented by MassMouth, Inc. (http://massmouth.org)

42 Seaverns Ave, Boston, MA

$50 workshop fee

Time: 9:30 a.m. - 11:30 a.m.




January 18th, 2015

MUSUEM OF FINE ARTS/BOSTON

KRUPP GALLERY (Gallery 215A)

Bringing MFA’s “Homer and the Epics” Collection to Life:

Excerpts from The Odyssey and The Iliad

THREE SPOTLIGHT TALKS

Free to the Public

1:00 - 1:15 pm

    THE WORLD’S MOST FAMOUS ARGUMENT:

    AN EXCERPT FROM THE ILIAD: BOOK I

2:00 - 2:15 pm

    THE STONE-SEALED CAVE:

    AN EXCERPT FROM THE ODYSSEY

3:00 - 3:15 pm

    ESCAPE FROM THE CYCLOPS’ CAVE:

    AN EXCERPT FROM THE ODYSSEY



February 6th, 2015

STORYSCIENCE; HIGH SCHOOL LEVEL

The Dublin School

Dublin, NH

Time: 7:00 p.m.



February 9th, 2015

THE ODYSSEY: BELLY OF THE BEAST

The Park School

Brookline, MA

Time: 2:00 p.m.



February 12th, 2015

GOLDEN RULE

Gates Elementary School

Acton, MA

Time: 1:45 p.m.



February 15h , 2015

LOVE IS STRANGE: LITTLE-KNOWN LOVE STORIES

A HallKeen Hallmark Event

FREE TO THE PUBLIC

Sunapee Cove Assisted Living

1250 Route 11, Georges Mills, NH

For rsvp seats call: (603) 763-0566

Time: 2:00 p.m.



March 3rd, 2015

YOUNG HERCULES: THE LEGENDARY BULLY

North Andover Middle School

North Andover, MA

Time: 12:00 noon



March 19th, 2015

STORYSCIENCE: FIFTH GRADE VERSION

MULTI-CULTURAL TALES

Great Oak Elementary School

Danvers, MA

Times: 8:45 a.m. & 10:00 a.m.



March 23rd, 2015

GOLDEN RULE for K-2 & 3-5

Two performances

Putnam Valley Community School

Putnam Valley, NY

Times: 9:45 & 11:15 a.m.



March 24th, 2015

STORYSCIENCE 2-Day Residency (grades 5-8)

  1. Presentation for 5-8, 8:00-9:30 a.m.

Dissection #1 (5th grade): 12:30-1:50 p.m.

Putnam Valley Middle School

Putnam Valley, NY



March 25th, 2015

STORYSCIENCE 2-Day Residency

Dissection #2 (6th grade): 8:00-9:30 a.m.

Dissection #3 (7th grade): 9:30 - 11:00 a.m.

Dissection #4 (8th grade) 11:45 a.m - 1:05 p.m.

Putnam Valley Middle School

Putnam Valley, NY



March 26th, 2015

STORYSCIENCE 2-Day Residency (grades 9-12)

  1. Presentation for 9-12, 8:00-9:30 a.m.

Dissection #1 (9th grade): 12:45 -1:50 p.m.

Putnam Valley High School

Putnam Valley, NY



March 26th, 2015

STORYBLAST FAMILY CONCERT

Putnam Valley High School Auditorium

FREE TO THE PUBLIC

Putnam Valley, NY

Time: 7:00 p.m.



March 27th, 2015

STORYSCIENCE 2-Day Residency

Dissection #2 (10th grade): 7:30 -8:30 a.m.

Dissection #3 (12th grade): 8:45 - 9:45 a.m.

Dissection #4 (11th grade) 12:45 - 1:45 p.m.

Putnam Valley HIgh School

Putnam Valley, NY



April 7th, 2015

GOLDEN RULE

Thomas Prince School

Princeton, MA

Time: 9:30 a.m.



April 7th, 2015

STORYSCIENCE (upper elementary version)

Thomas Prince School

Princeton, MA

Time: 1:00 p.m.



April 9th, 2015

STORYBLAST FAMILY CONCERT

Elmwood School

Hopkinton, MA

Time: 6:30 p.m.



April 10th, 2015

GOLDEN RULE

Barnard Elementary School

Southampton, NH

Time: 12:15 p.m.



April 11th, 2015

NEW HAMPSHIRE SCIENCE TEACHERS ASSOCIATION SPRING CONFERENCE

    STORYSCIENCE: A Workshop for Science Educators

Pinkerton Academy

Derry, NH

Room 202

Time: 9:50 - 10:50 a.m.



April 13th, 2015

GOLDEN RULE

(2 performances)

Salisbury Elementary School

Salisbury, MA

Times: 8:45 & 10:00 a.m.



May 1, 2015

THE ODYSSEY: AN EPIC TELLING

PART I OF III

Riverwalk Cafe and Music Bar

35 Railroad Square, Nashua, NH

(603) 578-0200

Tickets: $15/$35 series ticket

 https://www.ticketfly.com/purchase/event/822085

Time: 8:00 p.m.



May 8th, 2015

GOLDEN RULE

Clark-Wilkins Elementary School

Amherst, NH

Time: 1:30 p.m.



May 11th, 2015

GOLDEN RULE K-3

GOLDEN RULE 4-8

Franco-American School

Lowell, MA

Times: 9:00 a.m. & 10:00 a.m.



May 15th, 2015

THE ILIAD: BOOK I

New Hampshire Classical Association

Dana Center, St. Anselm College

Manchester, NH

Time: 10:00 a.m.



May 27th, 2015

GOLDEN RULE

Annie L. Sargent Elementary School

North Andover, MA

Time: 9:30 a.m.



June 5, 2015

THE ODYSSEY: AN EPIC TELLING

PART II OF III

Riverwalk Cafe and Music Bar

35 Railroad Square, Nashua, NH

(603) 578-0200

Tickets: $15/$35 series ticket

Time: 8:00 p.m.



June 30th, 2015

LITTLE HEROES: HE AND SHE

     A FAMILY PERFORMANCE

Concord Public Library

Concord, NH

FREE THE THE PUBLIC

Time: 6:00 p.m.



July 1st, 2015

LITTLE HEROES: HE AND SHE

      A FAMILY PERFORMANCE

Smyth Public Library

Candia, NH

FREE TO THE PUBLIC

Time: 6:30 p.m.



July 3, 2015

THE ODYSSEY: AN EPIC TELLING

PART III OF III

Riverwalk Cafe and Music Bar

35 Railroad Square, Nashua, NH

(603) 578-0200

Tickets: $15/$35 series ticket

Time: 8:00 p.m.



July 11th, 2015

LITTLE HEROES: HE AND SHE

      A FAMILY PERFORMANCE

James A. Tuttle Library

Antrim, NH

FREE TO THE PUBLIC

Time: 11:00 a.m.



July 15th, 2015

GOLDEN RULE (2-5)

Captain Samuel Douglas School

Brookline, NH

Time: 9:30 a.m.



July 16th, 2015

LITTLE HEROES: HE AND SHE

      A FAMILY PERFORMANCE

Plaistow Public Library

Plaistow, NH

FREE TO THE PUBLIC

Time: 6:00 p.m.



July 23rd, 2015

LITTLE HEROES: HE AND SHE

      A FAMILY PERFORMANCE

Bigelow Free Public Library

Clinton, MA

FREE TO THE PUBLIC

Time: 11:00 a.m.



July 25th, 2015

LITTLE HEROES: HE AND SHE

      A FAMILY PERFORMANCE

Sanbornton Public Library

Sanbornton, NH

FREE TO THE PUBLIC

Time: 11:00 a.m.



August 3-7, 2015

ThinAirMusic©

Integrating Technology with Literacy/

Content Areas using GarageBand iOS

A 5-Day “Score a Story on iPad” Workshop

for Teachers

Conducted by Odds Bodkin

Hosted by RSU1

Bath, ME



August 9th, 2015

STORYBLAST: MUSICAL TALES

Schoharie Crossing State Historic Site

Fort Hunter, NH

FREE TO THE PUBLIC

Time: 6:00 p.m.



August 15th, 2015

LITTLE HEROES: HE AND SHE

     A FAMILY PERFORMANCE

Anderson Hall at Brewster Academy

205 S. Main Street, Wolfeboro NH

FREE THE THE PUBLIC

Sponsored by Wolfeboro Public Library

Time: 10:30 a.m.



August 18th, 2015

STORYBLAST FAMILY CONCERT

Hulbert Outdoor Center

Fairlee, VT

7:45 p.m.



August 19th, 2015

CAMP!

Benefit Performance

Camp Farnsworth

94 Camp Farnsworth Rd

Thetford Center, VT

Time: 7:00 p.m.



August 24th-30th, 2015

TELLER-IN-RESIDENCE

INTERNATIONAL STORYTELLING CENTER

Jonesborough, TN

http://www.storytellingcenter.net

Daily Performances/Special Concert

Times: TBA



September 10th, 2015

THE ODYSSEY: BELLY OF THE BEAST

     for HONORS AND CLASSICS STUDENTS at

    LOYOLA UNIVERSITY MARYLAND

Baltimore, MD

Time: 7:00 p.m.



September 17th, 2015

GOLDEN RULE: Stop Bullying

    K-2

    3-4

Summer Street Elementary School

Lynnfield, MA

Times: 8:45 a.m. and 10:00 a.m.



September 25th, 2015

STORYBLAST!

Waterville Valley Elementary School

Waterville Valley, NH

Time: 1:30 p.m.



September 27th, 2015

THOR AND ODIN WASTE THE GIANTS:

    TWO VIKING MYTHS

Riverwalk Cafe and Music Bar

35 Railroad Square, Nashua, NH

(603) 578-0200

Tickets: $10

Time: 7:00 p.m.

Tickets:  https://www.ticketfly.com/purchase/event/941291?utm_medium=bks

FACEBOOK: https://www.facebook.com/events/115372038811602/ 



October 6th, 2015

GOLDEN RULE

Glover Elementary School

Marblehead, MA

Time:  9:00 a.m.



October 8th, 2015

STORYSCIENCE for 4th and 5th grades

Thoreau Elementary School

Concord, MA

Time: 2:00 p.m.



October 22nd, 2015

DARK TALES OF THE SUPERNATURAL

Leach Library

Londonderry, NH

FREE TO THE PUBLIC

Time: 7:00 p.m.



October 25th, 2015

HALLOWEEN HORRORS:

        THREE TALES FOR ALL HALLOW’S EVE

Riverwalk Cafe and Music Bar

35 Railroad Square, Nashua, NH

(603) 578-0200

Tickets: $10

Time: 7:00 p.m.

Tickets:  https://www.ticketfly.com/purchase/event/942597

FACEBOOK:  https://www.facebook.com/events/1666286603657808/



November 16th, 2015

GOLDEN RULE: CHOOSE KINDNESS

Potter Road Elementary School

Framingham, MA

Time: 10:15 a.m.



November 19th, 2015

Two GOLDEN RULE performances for elementary and middle schoolers

One HIGH SCHOOL PERFORMANCE

Milestone Day School

Waltham, MA

Times: 9:30 a.m., 10:45 a.m. & 1:00 p.m.



November 30th, 2015

Two GOLDEN RULE: CHOOSE KINDNESS

Pre-K-2 & 3-8

St. Joseph Regional School

Keene, NH

Times: 9:30 a.m. & 10:45 a.m.



December 4th, 2015

THE WINTER CHERRIES: HOLIDAY STORIES

Unity Elementary School

Newport, NH

Time: 6:30 p.m.



December 5th, 2015

THE WINTER CHERRIES: HOLIDAY STORIES FOR

FAMILIES!

Mansfield Public Library

Temple, NH

Time: 6:30 p.m.



December 6th, 2015

THE HOLIDAY CHERRIES: TALES OF LOVE AND GIVING

Freedom Public Library

Freedom, NH

FREE TO THE PUBLIC

Time: 6:30 p.m.



December 7th, 2015

GOLDEN RULE: CHOOSE KINDNESS STORIES

       w/discussions for K-2 & 3-5

Bridge School

Lexington, MA

Times: 9:00 & 10:20 a.m.



December 13th, 2015

THE WINTER CHERRIES:

       ANCIENT TALES OF YULE

Riverwalk Cafe and Music Bar

35 Railroad Square, Nashua, NH

(603) 578-0200

Tickets: $10

Time: 7:00 p.m.

 http://riverwalknashua.com/show/odds-bodkin-holiday-tales



December 17th, 2015

VIKING MYTHS FOR WASSAIL

The Peabody Essex Museum

Bartlett Gallery

Salem, MA

Times: 6:45 p.m. & 7:30 p.m.



December 21st, 2015

THE WINTER CHERRIES: HOLIDAY TALES

Maple Avenue Elementary School

Claremont, NH

Time: 1:00 p.m.



December 29th, 2015

THE WINTER CHERRIES: HOLIDAY TALES

The Hulbert Outdoor Center Family Camp

Fairlee, VT

Time: 7:30 p.m.



December 31, 2015

AWESOME TALES

Town of Waterville Valley Recreation

Waterville Valley, NH

Time: 6:45 p.m.








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