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PO Box 935, Salmon Arm, BC, V1E 4P1
Phone: 1 250 517-8087
When award winning writer and storyteller James Murray is not sitting out in his boat fishing with his faithful canine companion Duffy, he is on stage sharing his heartwarming stories with enthusiastic and appreciative audiences.
Murray has performed on stage everywhere from the McNee Centre to Music By The River, the Revelstoke Mountain Arts Festival to the Stseptekwle Storytelling Festival, the Shuswap International Writers Festival to the Kalamalka Women's Institute and the Bohemian Cafe to the Annual Fair Exchange of Gifts Benefit Concert for the Food Bank.
Murray is also the Storyteller in Residence at the Fort Steele Heritage Village in Fort Steele, BC.
Over the years Murray has received much recognition for his writing and storytelling, as well as, numerous other awards including the highly coveted Jack Webster Award, two Ron Miller Storytelling Awards, a number of Best Newspaper Column of the Year Awards from both Black Press and the Outdoor Writers of Canada. Most recently, Murray was honored with a Paul Harris Fellowship.
Whether lighthearted and humorous or insightful, Murray's stories strike an emotional chord with readers and listeners alike.