Rhode Island
Profile Type: Artist
Act!vated Story Theatre

Act!vated Story Theatre presents stories on stage that stimulate the imagination, emphasize critical thinking and build cultural awareness. Each 45-minute theatrical production features non-stop action, physical comedy, audience participation, American Sign Language and imaginative props; staged by two professional actors before a gigantic oversized book. Each show features two multicultural folktales.

Performance Art workshops and day long to week long residency programs are also available. The troupe tours then entire US every year, available in the Northeast from late summer to early November. Please visit the Act!vated Story Theatre web site for more info.

  • A genuine historical figure who was also a genuine storyteller, Davy Crockett became a legend largely through these colorful episodes he borrowed from folklore and placed himself in the middle of. In this rendition we also bring you Sally-Ann-Thunder-Ann-
  • Red isn't just a passive victim waiting for a rescuer, but defeats the wolf through her own resourcefulness.
  • In this classic of Greek mythology, the heroic Perseus defeats the horrible Medusa by taking an indirect rather than a direct approach.
  • Sally-Ann-Thunder-Ann-Whirlwind Crockett wrestles alligators with her bare hands, appearing with legendary Davy Crockett.
Additional Links: 
4 stories on audio CD. Available for download. Free samples.*Jack and the Beans Talk*The Knee High Man*The Golden Pitcher*Simple Ivan
4 stories on audio CD. Available for download. Free audio samples.*Coyote and Eagle*Orpheus*Anansi Goes Fishing*Juan Bobo

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Contact Information

First Name: 
Job Title/Position: 
Artistic Director
Mailing Address: 
125 Camp St
Providence, RI 02906
Physical Address: 
Providence, RI 02906
Last Name: 
Parent Organization/Affiliation: 
L'Eau Theque Productions


Profile Type: 
Primary Discipline: 
Theater - General
Additional Disciplines: 
Dance - Folk
Literature - Fiction
Theater - General
Theater - Children's
Theater - Playwriting
Theater - Storytelling
Year Founded: 
Populations Served: 
General Public
Immigrant Populations
People with Disabilities
School Groups
Languages Available: 
American Sign Language
Institution/Business Type: 
Performing Groups
Activities and Services: 
Performance / Concert / Reading / Assembly
Residency - Community
Residency - In School
Events Per Year: 
Seasons Active: 
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Affiliations and Accomplishments

Professional Associations: 
Member TYA (Theatre Young Audiences)
Recipient of 18 Target Grants in the past 3 years

Accessibility of Services

Access accommodations for people who are Deaf and hard-of-hearing
All shows are presented by the performers in voice and American Sign Language.

I am a Touring Artist

I am NEST eligible
Technical Requirements: 
Indoor space about 12 x 12 with access to an electrical outlet.
Fee Range Minimum: 
Fee Range Maximum: 
State of Residence: 
Rhode Island
Minimum Number of Performers: 
Maximum Number of Performers: 

I am a Teaching Artist

Subject Areas: 
Arts Integration - English Language / Literacy
Ages Served: 
Elementary School-age
Middle School-age