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May - "The Crones" in performance 

Portland Storytellers Guild, Cafe Artichoke,

Portland OR

Feburary, 17 - Zoom show: Pockets of Time #2

Planes and Boats, No Trains

featuring Anne  with special guest Maura Docherty


November 11- 'TELLABRATION'


Portland Storytellers Guild, Cafe Artichoke

October 31 - Halloween program Ghost Stories

Williamette View Retirement Community, River Road Portland


October 30- Halloween Story

KGW Channel 8, 11:00am




August  - Good Liars Club; Liars festival

June  - 'The Crones' What a Tangled Web We Weave

 Portland Storytellers Guild, Cafe Artichoke, Portland   


April  - Truth Lies and Surprises

Portland Storytellers Guild 7:00pm

January  at 7:00 pm on Zoom

The Crones performance at Seattle Storytellers Guild





March -The Crones performance at Seattle Storytellers Guild


February - "The Crones" of Portland, OR,

" Babba Yaga and Circe Walk into a Bar"  

Fertile Ground Festival Portland OR


Jan - Leap into the New

Clinton Street Theater, 22522 SE Clinton Street






December  - Christmas stories - private party


November 2019: A summer with family from far away places


March - Fanning the Embers Storytelling Retreat.

                           A gathering of Pacific NW storytellers- Hood Canal

February 2nd, "LOVE?" Portland Storytellers at Clinton Street Theater

What's next?  Wonderful family visits from far away places, eye surgery, new rescue dog. It seems I have                                        been taking a sabbatical from storytelling!


May  "1001 Arabian Nights"  a Pacific NW storytellers weekend performance organized by                                           Seattle Storytelling Guild

March Seattle Storytelling Guild performance with Barbara Fankhauser

January  " FATE: Karma?  Self-determination or ..........?                                                                                                          Clinton Street Theater, 22522 SE Clinton Street  



 December Holiday Stories at Willamette View Retirement Community                                       

with Pearl Steinberg and friends 


December, " Whistling in the Dark" Stories of Fear and Bravery Clinton Street Theater 

October, Forest Storytelling Festival Story Slam participant


September 29. Tall Tales, Short Tales and Downright Lies,                                                                                                 Redwoods Senior Living, SE Salem OR


September 24Scottish Tales, Spirit of Grace Church, Beaverton. Private function


September 1, Evergreen Public Schools 

June 26 - 30  "Great thou Art" Summer Arts Camp

June 2 - Sarah Hauser Festival of Stories, Portland Storytellers Guild


March 10. Good Neighbor Center Benefit,  Broadway Rose Theater, Tigard OR


March 4. Performance Director/ performer for Portland Storytellers Guild

Tall Tales Short tales and Porky Pies                                  

(Downright Lies)  

with Holly Robison and Duo Artemisia,                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                        

2017/18,  2016/17, 2015/16  Portland Storytellers Guild Workshop Series Coordinator 

  with Steven Henegar


Feburary: Valentines Show Redwood Senior Living SE Salem, OR


Portland Storytellers' Guild - Performer, member since 1996  Past President, Workshop Co-ordinator.




November :  Stories That Flavor Our Lives Redwood Heights Senior Living, SE Salem, OR

                                                                                                                                                                          September - November travelling in Europe


June- Performer at The Sarah Hauser Festival of Stories, Hipbone Studio 


April - CD Recording with Portland Storytellers Guild Storytellers (Available June 10)

We made a CD to celebrate Portland Storytellers Guild 30th Anniversary.
Celebrating the diverse art of Oral storytelling in it's many forms.


2002-16 -Young Audiences of Oregon and SW Washington for Arts in Schools. Performance and Residency artist. 

January 19: Time out for a hip replacement



Forest Storytelling Festival, Port Angeles, WA  ​Regional Teller,    October 2015 


Halloween Show " A Ghostly Gathering" with Duo Artemesia   October 2015   


Russelville Park Memory Care 2015 ( twice monthly)


The Springs at Tannasbourne Retirement Community. 2015


Storytelling Summer Camp - Clark College, Vancouver WA.   2015



" Down Among the Dead Men" Halloween Show - 2014 with guest singers "Duo Artemesia" Diana Tracy and Kathleen Wilkins


" Sweet Porridge; tales to sweeten the winter blues" -   2014 with guest singers "Duo Artemesia" Diana Tracy and Kathleen Wilkins


" Lake Oswego Storytelling Festival" 2014


" Stories in the Dark" South Sound Story Guild - 2014 

"Notes of Hope" awareness and fundraising concert for the Adults and Young Adolescents Oncology Program   Story Coach - 2013/2014/2015



Tigard and La Center Public Libraries ( Halloween Stories)  -2013-  with Sarah Hauser 


"Lake Oswego Storytelling Festival (Halloween Stories)  2013 with Sarah Hauser and singers "Duo Artemesia" Diana Tracy, Kathleen Wilkins


"World Sounds" Portland Childrens Museum - 2013


"The Art of Story" Storytelling Festival, Washington County Library foundation - 2013



"Reaching for the High Notes" -  solo show 


"A Dames Destiny" -  with Rose Baker and Rebecca Hom


2010, 2011

"Through Thick and Thin; stories of friendship, fellowship and falling out" with Sarah Hauser - 2011


Tcha Tee Man Wi Storytelling Festival", Corvallis - 2010 Regional Teller with National Tellers Reggie Carpenter and Joel Ben Izzy


Kathleen Sheard, Wildlife Glass Artist Exibition opening - Montana


"Stories that Flavor Our Lives" Hillsboro Arts Center


"We Now Interrupt Your Regularly Scheduled Program" - 2010 with Ken Iverson and Anne Rutherford - Seattle


"Tales of an Ordinary Life - first solo show December 2010


Storytellers Three an all woman storytelling trio: Anne Penfound, Sarah Hauser, Anne Rutherford

  • Love, Laughter and Garlic - 2008

  • Arsenic and Artichokes - 2009 (Halloween)

  • Tales of the Artichoke Crypt 2010 (Halloween)

  • Three in a Coffin - 2011 (Halloween)

  • Stories Exposed; stories too good to be kept under wraps - 2012

Crash Bang! Tales of High Adventure with Anne Rutherford - 2007


Seattle Folklife Festival - 2005- 2006 - 2007     Liars Contest winner 2006


Portland Story Theater (Collaborator) Mothers Day show for adults


"Stories by the Sea" Storytelling Festival, Newport - storyteller in schools





































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