Summer Theatre Adventure

Congratulations to the cast and crew of Tales Beneath the Baobab Tree for sharing a wonderful adventure into African folk tales this summer!

Hosted by: National Czech & Slovak Museum & Library
In partnership with: African American Museum of Iowa
Sponsored by: RSH Legal and George & Janelle McClain

Darrin Crow, Director

Darrin Crow is a storyteller, actor, and director from Cedar Rapids. He grew up learning those arts in the Cedar Rapids schools- including acting in several Playtime Poppy shows. Darrin tells powerful, imaginative, engaging stories that keep audiences on the edge of their seats and stick with them long after the tale ends. Whether in a classroom, museum, festival, art fair, or ancient Greek amphitheater, Darrin crafts stories that deliver exactly what the listeners need. He is a regular instructor with the Eastern Iowa Arts Academy in subjects like storytelling, puppetry, and improvisation. He is drama director at Harding Middle School and assistant speech coach at Cedar Valley Christian School.