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Sarah Abusarar

Sarah Abusarar

Sarah comes from a long line of storytellers on her paternal side. She tells stories to both adults and children. Sarah has told stories  both nationally and internationally at festivals in Canada, United Arab Emirates, Bosnia and Croatia. Because, Sarah, grew up in several countries she tells stories from all over the world with the focus on Palestinian and Croatian stories where her roots lie. Her favorite stories are ones that promote social change. She teaches a course  called "Storytelling as a Tool for Social Transformation using Kalila wa Dimna fables". Sarah has also used stories in a therapeutic way with children in refugee camps and refugee children in Toronto, as part of their therapy. She works at the Parent Child Mother Goose Program using traditional storytelling to encourage parent child bonding. Sarah, tells stories so that she may go deep inside of the tales and find herself in far away magical places, that she remembers, from long, long ago.

Able to tell fluently  in English and Croatian.

Contact Information:  sarahabusarar@hotmail.com

                                 (416) 561-6420


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