All About Our Storyteller Delia

Delia is DLTK’s Storyteller. She graduated in 2010 from the University of Alberta’s BFA acting program. Since then she has worked for various children’s theatre companies, including Trickster and Quest, as an artist in residence. She creates original plays in schools using the student’s ideas in one week and performs the new work starring the students for their adoring parents. She also works with Potluck Improv creating improvised stories weekly on Twitch and Facebook Live.

She also at the Edmonton Fringe Festival often performs her original show- Just Kidding, where with the help of audience volunteers she creates a brand new show in 30 minutes before the audiences eyes using their suggestions. A lover of travelling and adventure, Delia enjoys trying new things. She is also an avid reader who’s favourite stories include King Arthur, historical fiction and biographies. Her favourite ting to do is to make people smile and laugh.

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What Does Delia do at DLTK's Inc?

Delia using her imagination and a little knowhow takes the stories from page to screen. She edits the stories on the website for filming with an eye for theatricality,

self tapes herself performing the stories in appropriate costumes that suggest the theme. After recording she edits the footage adding sound effects to create a magical experience for the viewers.

Here are a few examples of Delia's work...

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Delia tells us a short story about Goldilocks and The Three Bears!

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Goldilocks and the Three Bears
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In this storytime video, Delia tells us about the story of Puss In Boots.

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Puss In Boots

 


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