First Name Lev
Last Name Ropes
Phone 303-278-0177
Address Street 500 Creekside Court
Address City Golden
Address State CO
Address Zipcode 80403
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Biography Grandbear the Storyteller (Lev Ropes), began his storytelling career at age 65, As a member of Jeffco Spellbinders, he is a resident storyteller at three elementary schools telling to 250 kids each month during the school year. He has also told at various venues such as The Rocky Mountain Storytellers’ Confer-ence, the Boulder Winterfest of Stories and radio programs in Boulder and Ft. Collins. He placed second and was given the People’s Choice award at the Colorado Story Slam storytelling competition. He and storyteller Kate Lutz have also presented two of their two-person shows at Miners’ Alley Playhouse in Golden. He is cohost of the monthly storytelling circle in Golden He was once licked on the nose by a wolf!
Repertoire Grandbear the Storyteller (Lev Ropes), tells a variety of stories for adults and kids about people and animals who live in the west. His stories are humorous as well as poignant, true as well as fantasy.
Resources He has created a series of tales about the people and animals that live in and around his cousin’s wheat and cattle ranch in northern Montana. From this series he published a book and CD of original stories and songs titled “Tales of Tails from the Blue Heron Ranch.”
Also Known As Grandbear the Storyteller
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