was charmed by her genuine personality and delightful
mischief. For a couple of
hours the theatre was transformed into a fairy tale
wonderland that blended humor and song with interesting
history of the medieval time. Martha involves the
audience with her show through participation and
interaction. The audience thoroughly enjoyed her
show. She is a delight on and off the stage.”
Billy Smith, Director of
The Big Country Dinner
Theatre, Crawford Theatre, Cisco College, Cisco, Texas
entertained the audience with her unique blend of 'olde'
English costume, history, and medieval comedy
at the Performing Arts Center. Local elementary school
students joined Hannah, also the Alliance Arts council
artist in residence this month, on the stage as they
played imaginary harps in accompaniment to her audacious
and expressive singing and storytelling style."
"I can’t tell
you how many people raved about your performance!
I know the docents appreciated your
knowledge and the special care and attention you gave
them. “The Magic of Medieval Traditions’ Family Day was
an overwhelming success. Thank you for making the event
ever so special.
Melinda A. Cox
Curator of Education
Youth & Familly Programs
JBSpeed Art Museum
"Including you was one of my best calls this season!
Remarkable! The material, delivery- everything was perfect
for our needs. Astounding, really!"
Cheekwood Fine Arts Center
"I haven't laughed that much at
school in a long time!"
wonderful! Please have
her come back again!" our teachers said. Martha's
presentation would be great for any group wanting
to stress Arts In Education. It also fits nicely
with Social Studies and Language Arts
Anna Thomas, Librarian
Nottingham Country Elementary,
expressiveness, vitality, great knowledge of medieval England,
beautiful singing voice and great choice of musical accompaniment all
added up to a rollicking good time as the students bring their study of
the Middle Ages to an end."
Nita Shuffler, Librarian
St. Stephen's Episcopal,
"Martha was truly a HIT! It was a pleasure
working with her!"
Cindy Winslow, Chair, Star-Lit Children's Literary Festival
Dallas Bethlehem Center, Dallas, Texas
"Martha's show is enjoyable for children of all ages.
She works the audience well, encouraging participation
and interaction. Children and adults enjoyed an amazing and fun performance."
Nicole Broemer, Children's Librarian
Harker Heights Public Library,
Harker Heights, Texas