Denise McCormack

(Mercer County)

Denise McCormack, M.Ed., is a professional storyteller who promotes storytelling as a performance art for purposes of entertainment, education, and community, as well as health and well-being.  
Her story selections are meaningful to connect listeners to their own experiences which, in turn, foster empathy and understanding of self and others.  

Her performances have earned high praise and have been showcased at various venues throughout the region and in collaboration with Philly Theatre Week and Philadelphia Fringe Festival, among others.
In addition to story performances and events, McCormack offers workshops for specific purposes that relate to education, social justice, and business and focus on the neurological and physical impulses that connect us.   Coaching is also available for individuals and small groups to improve communication skills.

Her Magic Words 101 project, whose mission to foster academic English language development for improved  academic outcomes is a primary and promising endeavor, and partnerships/sponsors are being sought to bring the project to fruition.  For more information, go to:

Among her roles, McCormack is NJ state liaison for the National Storytelling Network, co-chair of the NJ Jersey Storytelling Festival, and president of Patchwork: A Storytelling Guild in Philadelphia.

Member Since: 08/10