Multi-talented, Anthony also
has co-authored the STORYTELLING WORLD Honoree 101 Games that Teach Storytelling Skills with Foreword by Donald Davis (Healthy Learning, 2012) and as an E-book
has co-authored the recreation book, Making Fun Out of Nothing at All (Second Edition: Healthy Learning, 2011; First Edition: Abingdon Press, 2004), available on this website and as an E-book
portrays Francis Makemie in a first-person historical interpretationhas scripted 8 Christian youth musicals
leads recreation and storytelling workshops
plays percussion for the Stone House Presbyterian Church Worship Team, and teaches handdrumming
teaches in Virginia schools for the Jamestown-Yorktown foundation
starts fires without matches (really!)
BONUS GUSHY TALK
"YOUR STORIES ARE SO WELL COMPOSED AND LEAD THE AUDIENCE THROUGH THE UPS AND DOWNS TO A CONCLUSION THAT BEARS THE FRUIT OF YOUR OWN PROFOUND EXPERIENCE. THEY ARE JEWELS. THEY COME FROM THE HEART AND TOUCH THAT CHORD IN ALL OF US THAT YEARNS TO BE KNOWN AND HEARD." Ann Buxie, Los Angeles Story Works, Los Angeles Storytelling Festival Board Member
Anthony Burcher grew up in Grafton VA, and now tells of that experience in ways that will make you laugh until your sides split. He spent most of his young life hearing himself described as "He Ain't Right..."
Anthony's gift (or curse) of wit has entertained friends and family for a generation. Now his humor and his mastery of "Spoonerisms" (aka "lackwards banguage") entertains audiences in his native Virginia and coast to coast. Anthony's book, 101 Games that Teach Storytelling Skills, has been honored by Storytelling World and his recordings delight listeners of all ages.
NEWLY PUBLISHED: Another 102 Games that Teach Storytelling Skills! The long-awaited sequel to the first volume has folks laughing and learning. These fun games help young and older become comfortable speaking in front of an audience and improve their skills. Perfect for workshop leaders, teachers, program directors and groups of all kinds.