Denise Bennett weaves story and music together with voice, harp and guitar. Whether telling to pre-schoolers or to elders, in an art gallery or a church, her traditional and original stories delight audiences everywhere. She is a selected artist for the Creative Arts Program of Fairfax County, VA and has been a presenter and featured performer for the Virginia Storytelling Association Gathering, as well as the LAUGHS Festival. Her one woman show “The Heart’s True Scale” played to a packed house at the Firehouse Theater in Richmond in April 2007.
With an BFA in Drama – Speech and a Master of Divinity Degree from Union Theological Seminary, Denise leads workshops in basic storytelling skills, Biblical storytelling and healing stories and spirituality. She is also a published writer, poet and song writer.
Denise Bennett is a storyteller and a musician of exceptional talent. Her work is timeless, and flawless. Her work reminds us of the love that dwells in the deep heart’s core.
–Elizabeth Ellis, storyteller and author