AHOLA WANDERWELL THE MOST TRAVELED GIRL IN THE WORLD Have you heard of Aloha Wanderwell? No? Neither had I. Then I started reading her memoir, A Call to Adventure, and I thought … how in the world did I not know about this person? Aloha was an explorer, filmmaker, actress, vaudevillian, aviatrix, author, and essentially, the model […]
Are you looking for creative, funny, unusual, out of the box ways to educate, entertain and engage kids? Well then you've come to the right place! This is the home of Riley Roam and Kenny Mikey, the Storyologists at Page Turner Adventures. Storyologists travel the world, collecting, telling and writing stories. But they also create and collect crafts, activities, videos, shows, books, and pretty much anything having to do with Imagination, creativity, and fun ways to learn. Join us on the adventure!
This past June, Kenny and I did a tour of Louisiana Libraries. We performed in 24 libraries in 12 parishes over a two-and-a-half-week period. We’ve done this tour in the past, so it was a chance for us to see old friends and meet lots of new ones. We LOVE Louisiana! The food, the culture, […]
We were thrilled when Media Specialist Extraordinaire, Christina Dominique-Pierre contacted us to perform for BOOK WEEK at the Concordia International School in Shanghai, China! When she told us her plans: five different shows, a family night, workshops for pre-k-4th, workshops for teachers, giant puzzles based on our shows, Storyology passports for every student, and a […]
After our week of performing at the Concordia International School in Shanghai, China, Kenny and I decided to explore Beijing. It was amazing. We had a private tour guide and driver, which I am now convinced is the only way to see a city (unless you know a local). I like to read every single sign and […]
Looking forward to our upcoming trip to the Concordia International School in Shanghai, China!
What is Storybook Steampunk? It’s a term we made up to describe the world of Page Turner Adventures You’ve probably heard the term steampunk. It’s actually seeping into pop culture quite a lot these days. There’s even a new TV show called Steampunk’d. Still, when asked to define steampunk, people will usually answer with a vague: “It’s […]
So… Page Turner Adventures presents Live Comedy Adventure shows for family audience, right? Yes. Yes, we do. But…we also have a sister company called STORYOLOGY STUDIOS, which produces video and television projects for family audiences. And…. Storyology Studios just won a Telly Award for a promo video produced for Galaxy Elementary School. A Telly is […]
We’re gearing up through our June tour throughout the South. In July we’ll head to New York, New Jersey, and…VEGAS, baby! We’ll be doing our Comedy Story Theater Shows, but all the shows will focus on Summer Reading. How can you get kids excited to read over the summer? Come to one of our shows, […]
Several years ago, Kenny and I were “video hosts” for the International Reading Association Conference. It was amazing. We got the chance to meet incredible educators AND speak with some of our heroes in the kidlit world! Including (drum roll please)….Author/Illustrator/Media Guru extraordinaire, Peter Reynolds!! He’s an amazing guy who is absolutely passionate about creativity, […]
Whew! I finally updated our calendar for the coming year (cue the heavenly choir). Our wonderful agents at Theatreworks USA have been hard at work scheduling tours for our Comedy Story Theater Shows and Comedy Motivational Shows. We’ll be hitting the road soon and traveling all around the US. Are we coming to a venue […]
Hey, did you notice that we no longer have a products page on our Page Turner Adventures web site? That’s because we’ve decided to throw caution to the wind and make all our CHILDREN’S VIDEOS available FOR FREE! Yup, that’s right. I said it. THIS IS ONLY A TEST!, BIG TEST SUCCESS, and BOOK SMARTS […]
Ahem….hellooo…tap, tap, tap. Is this thing on? Okay, I’m a bit embarrassed that I’ve fallen off the blog posting wagon these past few months. Okay, FIVE MONTHS since my last Page Turner Adventures post. There, I’ve said it. The truth is we’ve been crazy busy over here at Page Turner Adventures. We started a new […]