About the Instructor
Ali Pfautz is a children’s storyteller, teacher, and author known as The Story Lady. She teaches music and movement, dance theater, and storytelling classes for all ages. When Ali’s not teaching, she’s entertaining at schools and libraries throughout Central VA. Using her original tales, poems, and songs, Ali encourages children to use their imaginations. She is the author of three picture books and a resource book of action rhymes for early childhood educators and parents. In 2022, Ali trained to be a teaching artist for Greater Richmond Wolf Trap. She now travels to area schools helping early childhood educators find ways to use the performing arts to enhance their classroom lessons.