Shirley Johnson

East Orange, NJ
(Essex County) 

Shirley Johnson, storyteller of multicultural and African-American tales, captivates her audiences with highly energized and creative presentations. These performances may be centered around a theme, special event, occasion, or timeless favorites. Johnson enjoys touching both children and adults with the power of a story told well. The variety and abundance of these stories, make them suitable for all types of occasions.

“A longtime teacher, Johnson shares stories that introduce children and adults to new characters and allows them to explore new lands and cultures. Her tales about Africans and African-Americans, are favorites at festivals and literary workshops throughout New Jersey and New York City.” Star Ledger

Member since: 12/09


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