Sheila Arnold has been a full-time storyteller since 2003, traveling throughout the country sharing her stories and songs, and historic character presentations. Known for her interactive style that often incorporates song, Arnold’s been featured at many storytelling festivals across the U.S. She has produced two CDs and two books including a picture book, Weeping Willow, or, Why the Leaves Change their Colors. Sheila Arnold currently resides in Hampton, VA. She is the CEO and Lead Performer of History’s Alive!, and has given over 600 presentations for schools, churches, professional organizations and museums, in 26 states. In addition, she contracts with Colonial Williamsburg Foundation to present Historic Character Interpretation and teach teachers at their Summer Teachers Institute.
“She was passionate about the storytelling…slipping in and out of characters with ease. Her performance demanded attention.” – Culpeper Star-Exponent