Artist: Scottie Davis
Portrayed by storyteller/mime Scottie Davis who will visits your school to share her culture and ancestry through story and song.
Or, if you prefer, take a visit to "My Grandmother's House" and meet Grandma Minnie Bell.
Ms.Davis interweaves history, music, drama and fun as she
brings these famous women to life in your school.
Grandma Minnie Bell, portrayed by Ms. Davis
, explores stories of extraordinary women who changed the course of history.
is a second generation American trained mime.
introduction from Dr. Jacques Burdick of Theatre Adelphi, as well as styles of movement from Patricia Sciarrata, Richmond Shepard and Marcel Marceau.
She fuses mime with dance, music and spoken word indigenous to the African American experience.
Scottie founded the Salt & Pepper Mime Theatre in 1978 and has continued the tradition and Mused as A Mime/Actor in New York, Pennsylvania, Mississippi, Nebraska, Indiana, and New Jersey.
Scottie is a member of Actors Equity, African Folk Heritage Circle, Alliance of Resident Theatres of New York, Alternate Roots, Network of Cultural Centers of Color and maintains roster ship with Arts Horizons, Mississippi, Arts Commission, South Carolina Arts Commission, Educational Theatre Association and the Erie Area Fund For The Arts , as an arts in education specialist.