Oba is a small town storyteller-sharing the art of storytelling as though it were a sacred gift. A recent presenter at National Storytelling Festival in Jonesborough, TN and The Kennedy Center. His storybook for young readers: Firefly and Little Star is a favorite of school age audiences. Parents and Teachers enjoy the STEM component in the book: https://www.amazon.com/Firefly-Little-Star-William-King/dp/1537318802.
Oba is a Traditional Folk Arts Fellowship recipient from the Illinois Arts Council and an award winning presenter from the BSA in Minneapolis, Minnesota. His presentations engage the audience in the magical world of rhythm and rhyme as he enhances his storytelling with the drum beats of his African Drum. A new resident of DFW, Oba tours nationally presenting for all ages/all cultures.