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Leigh Hancock

8 Podcast Episodes

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Kissing The Crown: Leigh Hancock (Replay)

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Due to the unfortunate events at the Notre Dame Cathedral today we felt a replay of this story from two years ago was appropriate.To be fifteen, in Paris, with the man you love: what could be better? Or worse? Leigh Hancock’s wanderlust began on a high school trip to Europe. It carried her from her humble roots in Hueytown, Alabama around the world (a couple of times), before landing her in the beautiful Columbia Gorge. Leigh’s obsession with stories fuels her work as teacher, grant writer and storyteller. Urban Tellers JANUARY 6, 2017ON THE ROAD COMING HOMELeigh Hancock live at The Fremont Theater in Portland, ORPortland Story Theater, hosted by Lawrence Howard and Lynne Duddypdxstorytheater.orgMAY THE NARRATIVE BE WITH YOU.

12mins

15 Apr 2019

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Leigh Hancock Podcast

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As both writer and storyteller, Leigh Hancock is fascinated with how our memories and stories shape who we are. This story, "Peaches," is about revisiting fond memories only to discover that the reality is something very different than the memory. Leigh talks with Lynne Duddy and Lawrence Howard about her process for creating a story, getting to the heart of what matters to her, and how this story triggered some deeply held memories.

38mins

16 Apr 2018

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Kissing The Crown: Leigh Hancock

PDXstorytheater

To be fifteen, in Paris, with the man you love: what could be better? Or worse? Leigh Hancock’s wanderlust began on a high school trip to Europe. It carried her from her humble roots in Hueytown, Alabama around the world (a couple of times), before landing her in the beautiful Columbia Gorge. Leigh’s obsession with stories fuels her work as teacher, grant writer and storyteller. Urban Tellers JANUARY 6, 2017ON THE ROAD COMING HOMELeigh Hancock live at The Fremont Theater in Portland, ORPortland Story Theater, hosted by Lawrence Howard and Lynne Duddypdxstorytheater.orgMAY THE NARRATIVE BE WITH YOU.

12mins

15 Feb 2017

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Kissing The Crown: Leigh Hancock

PDXstorytheater

To be fifteen, in Paris, with the man you love: what could be better? Or worse? Leigh Hancock’s wanderlust began on a high school trip to Europe. It carried her from her humble roots in Hueytown, Alabama around the world (a couple of times), before landing her in the beautiful Columbia Gorge. Leigh’s obsession with stories fuels her work as teacher, grant writer and storyteller.On The Road Series SEPTEMBER 30, 2016Leigh Hancock live in Dallas, ORPortland Story Theater is hosted by Lawrence Howard and Lynne Duddypdxstorytheater.orgMAY THE NARRATIVE BE WITH YOU.

11mins

19 Oct 2016

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Leigh Hancock: Peaches

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As both writer and storyteller, Leigh Hancock is fascinated with how our memories and stories shape who we are. Hailing all the way from the Columbia Gorge, she is thrilled to be doing her fifth story with Portland Story Theater! FOUNDERS, FRIENDS AND FAVES September 12, 2015Leigh Hancock on stage at Alberta Abbey for live storytelling with Portland Story Theater Hosted by Lynne Duddy and Lawrence Howardwww.portlandstorytheater.com

12mins

16 Sep 2015

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Leigh Hancock: The Man You're Supposed To Marry

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Can a simple phone call change the course of your life? Is there really one single person out there for each of us? How does one know? Leigh Hancock is fortunate to work with stories in all aspects of her life: teaching, grant-writing and performing with Portland Story Theater. She joins us from the ColumbiaGorge, where she lives, works and plays with the infamous Bengt Coffin.KISS AND TELL, February 14, 2015Leigh Hancock at the Alberta Abbey for live storytelling with Portland Story Theater Hosted by Lynne Duddy and Lawrence Howardwww.portlandstorytheater.com

14mins

23 Feb 2015

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Leigh Hancock: Bad Review

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Once a respectable grant writer, Leigh has become—thanks to Portland Story Theater—a story addict. She joins us tonight to share her story about how a lowly waitressing job turns into a big lesson about the kindness of strangers. She lives in the Columbia Gorge with her husband, son and chien lunatique.Urban Tellers Invitational, September 13, 2014METAMORPHOSISLeigh Hancock live on stage at Alberta Abbey for live storytelling with Portland Story Theater Hosted by Lynne Duddy and Lawrence Howardwww.portlandstorytheater.com

13mins

22 Oct 2014

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Leigh Hancock: Buddy Trips

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Leigh joins us tonight to tell a story about what happens when your best buddy tries to plan a trip that you don't want to take. A North-westerner for the past 21 years, Leigh lives, writes and teaches in the Columbia Gorge.Urban Tellers, May 10, 2014 THINGS MY FATHER NEVER TOLD MELeigh Hancock on stage at Hipbone Studios for live storytelling with Portland Story Theater Hosted by Lynne Duddy and Lawrence Howardwww.portlandstorytheater.com

13mins

18 Sep 2014