The Magic Tree

Africa

In the time of drought, the animals must find a way to quench their thirst. They know that the Magic Tree will burst into flowers and then fuit if they call out its name ... but can they remember the name of the tree?

Book Cover of The Name of the Tree
The Story Garden:
And he ran all the way up to the mountain!
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Courtesy of NParks
The Story Garden
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Pointing to the baobab trees beyond
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Inside the spectacular Flower Dome
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Wild Dog, Monkey and Tortoise
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What is the name of the Magic Tree?
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The Competition of the Birds
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And all the brids flew up, up, up into the sky!
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Eagle was the last bird left up in the sky!
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Deep inside the hollow of the banyan tree there lived a snake ...
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Did you know that elephants once had wings and could fly?
Story Fun!
Story Fun!:
The Eagle and The Wren
Story Fun!
World Story Telling Day 2012
World Storytelling Day 2012
The Magic Tree
World Storytelling Day 2012
One Coin - Riddle Tale
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Draw N Tell & Paper Cutting Stories
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Once upon a time ...
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Princess Firefly seeks a husband
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World Storytelling Day Logo courtesy of Mats Rhenman
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A full house!
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Rabbit decides to visit Aunty up on the hill ...
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With kind support from The Arts House
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With kind support from the National Arts Council of Singapore
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What is the name of the magic tree?
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Little tortoise came to the rescue
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Draw N Tell Story
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Audience holding up their animal props!
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The wooden puppets who took over the village!
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Paper cutting story ... pure magic
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Secrets Shared ... storytelling for adults
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Kamini & Verena
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Kamini
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Verena
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Bani Haykal ... sound artist extraordinaire
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Stories and music
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A celebration of storytelling
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The Programmes for the day ...
Audio Clips:
Performed in:

{The Story Garden} Listen to a host of stories in the company of wise trees and be transported into another world!

{Story Fun!} Storytelling Performance for Family Audience

{World Storytelling Day 2012} Stories Day & Night: Celebrating 2012 World Storytelling Day

References:

{The Name of the Tree} Celia Barker Lottridge, Groundwood Books , Toronto, 2001