Annual Summit & Festival

If you prefer another format for the schedule, please email Schedule subject to change.

Go ahead and register today.

The summit and festival is called “The Hybrid” because you can attend workshops and concerts in person, online, or both.

TAHIRA (DE), Norm Brecke (OR), Julie Barnson, Alan Griffin, Ginger Parkinson, Nannette Watts, Stephen Gashler, Lynn Wing, Cherie Davis, Carol Esterreicher, Clive Romney, George McEwan, John Adams, Annie & Dan Eastmond, Charlotte Starks

2023 Featured Professors & Experts

Tēvita O. Kaʻili, Ph.D. (“Language of Story: Tongan,” BYU-Hawaii)

Dr. Delanna Reed (“Immersed in Performances,” Storytelling Masters Program, East Tennessee State University)

John Alba Cutler, Ph.D. (“Latinx literature, Storytelling, and The House on Mango Street,” University of California, Berkeley)

Included in ticket – hybrid 5-hour workshop (in-person, virtual-live, or enjoy recording) guided by Norm Brecke

Summit & Festival Ticket Prices*
Ticket TypeEarly Bird Price
(Before May 1, 2023)
Standard Price
Homeschool group$5$10

*Tickets may be used for in-person and/or virtual attendance.

Virtual Field Trip

Whether you’re involved with a school, homeschool or another organization such as a senior center, you can signup for a virtual field trip. Public and private schools as well as homeschool.

In-Person Field Trip

If you are in the Salt Lake County, Utah area, then you can come to our in-person days on Monday and Tuesday, May 8-11, 2023. You fill out the same registration as virtual field trips though indicate your intention to come and have seats ready.

General Schedule

If you prefer another format for the schedule, please email Schedule subject to change.

Thanks to funding from National Endowment for the Arts; National Endowment for the Humanities; Western States Arts Federation; Utah Division of Arts and Museums/Utah Legislature; Utah Humanities; City of Murray; Zoo, Arts & Parks (ZAP) of Salt Lake County; Salt Lake City Arts Council; Ashton Family Foundation; and people like you.