Award winning storytelling Cindy Rivka Marshall tells multicultural and Jewish stories with universal lessons that resonate with her sense of wonder. Cindy has performed stories and presented workshops since 1989 throughout New England, nationally and in England, at festivals, conferences, schools, libraries, synagogues, churches and community groups.

She teaches storytelling, communication, interviewing and listening skills, and story-based approaches to teaching, and runs the Dancing Tree Story Workshop at the Gorse Mill Artists Studios in Needham, MA where she offers workshops and coaching in storytelling skills.

As a consultant, Cindy facilitates groups to articulate their values and message and build a sense of community.

Since 2011, Cindy has worked as a consultant on Jewish educational innovations in synagogue schools for Combined Jewish Philanthropies. Cindy trained with Equity Consulting to lead diversity awareness education and with Keshet to lead LGBTQ awareness workshops.

She worked as a Video Producer, Director and Editor for 15 years, with many programs distributed nationally, internationally, on cable and public television.

“Cindy Rivka Marshall must be reckoned as one of the finest storytellers around.”
—Howard Schwartz, author of Tree of Souls: The Mythology of Judaism

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