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Will Hornyak

Will Hornyak

***THIS EVENT HAS BEEN CANCELLED***

A STATEMENT ABOUT COVID-19 AND OUR TICKET POLICY

A soulful storyteller, creative teacher and dynamic performer, Will Hornyak weaves world myths, local tall tales and original creations into unique, well-crafted and engaging performances, workshops and keynotes.

A life-long traveler he has worked as a newspaperman in South America, a fisherman in Alaska, a carpenter, farm hand and university instructor. Stories, poems and songs of work and labor find common ground with Irish myths, Mexican fables, Grimm’s fairytales and Oregon tall tales in Will’s highly imaginative performances.

Will teaches storytelling in professional communication at Marylhurst Univ. in Portland, Oregon and performs throughout the United States.

“Storyteller Par Excellence”
The Oregonian

“A storyteller of enormous power and presence.”
Rev. Marilyn Sewell, 1st Unitarian Church, Portland

“Warmth, wit, wisdom…”
Rebecca Hom, Artistic Director, Forest Storytelling Festival

“Listening to Will spin a tale helps bring a fellow back to life again.”
Ray Summers KOIN TV
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Mr. Hornyak will present three events at CCA.

  1. April 4th at 4pm – “Into the Magic – Folk and Fairytales from Ireland” for all ages.
  2. April 4th at 7pm – “Erin’s Daughters: Tales of Ireland’s Warrior Queens, Saints, Hags and Heroines” for mature audiences (18 or older only).
  3. *****On April 5th, 10:00am-2:30pm, Mr. Hornyak will hold a workshop titled “Well Told – Crafting Personal Narrative into Well-told Stories”

 

  • Family Program
    April 4, 2020
    4:00pm - 5:00pm
  • Tales of Ireland's Warrior Queens, Saints, Hags & Heroines
    April 4, 2020
    7:00pm - 8:10pm
  • Workshop: Well Told - Crafting Personal Narrative into Well-told Stories
    April 5, 2020
    10:00am - 2:30pm
  • Family Program
    April 4, 2020
    4:00pm - 5:00pm
  • Tales of Ireland's Warrior Queens, Saints, Hags & Heroines
    April 4, 2020
    7:00pm - 8:10pm
  • Workshop: Well Told - Crafting Personal Narrative into Well-told Stories
    April 5, 2020
    10:00am - 2:30pm

Venue:  

Venue Phone: 541-387-8877

Venue Website:

Address:
215 Cascade Ave, Hood River, Oregon, 97031, United States

Description:

Columbia Center for the Arts (CCA) is located in downtown Hood River, Oregon in the heart of the spectacular Columbia River Gorge. This thriving art center increases and enhances the opportunities for artists and residents of the greater Columbia River Gorge community to participate in arts education and the literary, performing, and visual arts.

  • Family Program
    April 4, 2020
    4:00pm - 5:00pm
  • Tales of Ireland's Warrior Queens, Saints, Hags & Heroines
    April 4, 2020
    7:00pm - 8:10pm
  • Workshop: Well Told - Crafting Personal Narrative into Well-told Stories
    April 5, 2020
    10:00am - 2:30pm

Columbia Center for the Arts

215 Cascade Avenue
PO Box 1543
Hood River, OR 97031
(541) 387-8877
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Center Hours

(Labor Day - Memorial Day)
Tuesday-Saturday , 11am-5pm
(Memorial Day - Labor Day )
Tuesday-Saturday, 11am-5pm

Closed Holidays:
Thanksgiving Day, Christmas Day, New Year's Day

 

 

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