Performance Calendar

Interested in seeing Odds Bodkin perform live? The following is a list of upcoming performances - hope to see you in the crowd!

STORYBLAST Family Concert: A Live, In-Person Performance

Performance Date: 07-05-2021 @ 7pm

Location: Ohana Family Camp, Post MIlls, VT

Odds Bodkin visits Ohana Family Camp in Post Mills, Vermont to perform a STORYBLAST Family Concert before a live audience.

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Wedding as Officiant

Performance Date: 07-10-2021 @ 11:59am

Location: The Fells, Newbury NH

As a Justice of the Peace, Odds Bodkin officiates a wedding.

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STORYBLAST Family Concert: A Live, In-Person Performance

Performance Date: 07-12-2021 @ 7pm

Location: Ohana Family Camp, Post MIlls, VT

Odds Bodkin visits Ohana Family Camp in Post Mills, Vermont to perform a STORYBLAST Family Concert before a live audience.

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STORYBLAST Family Concert: A Live, In-Person Performance

Performance Date: 07-19-2021 @ 7pm

Location: Ohana Family Camp, Post MIlls, VT

Odds Bodkin visits Ohana Family Camp in Post Mills, Vermont to perform a STORYBLAST Family Concert before a live audience.

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STORYBLAST Family Concert: A Live, In-Person Performance

Performance Date: 08-09-2021 @ 7pm

Location: Ohana Family Camp, Post MIlls, VT

Odds Bodkin visits Ohana Family Camp in Post Mills, Vermont to perform a STORYBLAST Family Concert before a live audience.

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THE ODYSSEY: BELLY OF THE BEAST at Loyola University Maryland for Classics and Honors Students

Performance Date: 09-09-2021 @ 7pm

Location: Loyola University Maryland, Baltimore MD

For the 11th year in a row, Odds Bodkin returns to Loyola University Maryland to perform THE ODYSSEY: BELLY OF THE BEAST for an audience of Honors and Classics students plus faculty. 2020 necessitated a Zoom performance, but for 2021, the storyteller is live before his audience once again. The 70-minute show features characters, vocal effects, narration and a full score on 12-string guitar.

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STORYBLAST Family Concert

Performance Date: 10-01-2021 @ 6pm

Location: Peterborough Town Library, 1 Jaffrey Road, Unit 2, Peterborough, NH 03458

Odds Bodkin inaugurates the Peterborough Town Library’s new performance space with a STORYBLAST Family Concert. With music on two 12-string guitars, African thumb piano and Celtic harp, Odds tells his best family-friendly stories in a live show. The hour-long performance includes four tales, two of which invite the kids and adults to sing along.

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STORYBLAST Family Concert

Performance Date: 07-03-2022 @ 5pm

Location: Brick Church, Harrisville NH

Odds Bodkin performs a STORYBLAST Family Concert as part of celebrations in Harrisville, New Hampshire.

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Welcome to the performance calendar – here you can find a list of upcoming shows or down at the bottom, you can use the form to request a performance of your own! Please let us know if you have any questions; we’re happy to help!

SCHOOL ASSEMBLIES

Odds Bodkin offers school assemblies for K-3, 4-6, middle and high school audiences, all with compelling age-appropriate stories. To incorporate Door to Imagination workshops for students and staff, invite him for a 1, 3 or 5 day residency.

MUSEUM PERFORMANCES

The Peabody-Essex Museum, The Art Institute of Chicago, the Museum of Fine Arts in Boston, the Sackler Museum at Harvard, the Portland Art Museum and others have enhanced their exhibitions by inviting Mr. Bodkin to tell tales relevant to works on display. As a practicing mythologist, he tells tales from Japan, China, India, Tibet, ancient Greece, Italy, Russia, Scandinavia, Africa, Polynesia, South America, Ethiopia, Egypt, Ireland and England (Arthurian), not to mention Aesop’s Fables, American Tall Tales and ghost stories from New England.

THEATRICAL PERFORMANCES

Chautauqua in Boulder, CO, Lincoln Center Institute in New York, Cincinnati Playhouse in the Park, Wharton Center for Performing Arts at Michigan State and others host Odds Bodkin shows for student groups and the public. From The Odyssey: Belly of the Beast to family StoryBlast! concerts where everybody sings together and brings down the house, Odds is a one-man show.

UNIVERSITY PERFORMANCES

Year after year, Loyola University Maryland hosts The Odyssey or The Iliad: Book I for Classics and Honors students. For seven years in a row, St. Anselm College brought in the entire freshman class for The Iliad: Book I, their first humanities lecture. UC Boulder invites Odds and Naturalist Martin Ogle to team up for StoryEarth, a storytelling and multimedia presentation that explores big questions. University of New Hampshire students invite him to perform his version of Beowulf. Wharton School of Business hires him to tell The Odyssey. All know that Mr. Bodkin can compel university audiences in a way they love. He has also performed at Syracuse, Wofford College, Dartmouth, Colorado College, Boston University, Ohio Dominican University, Emerson College in Great Britain and others.

CONTACT: Mil Bodkin, Booking Agent

Phone: (603) 938-5120 or use the form to the left!