Charlotte Blake Alston has shared her African and African American tales with audiences from Cape Town to Carnegie Hall, at events ranging from concerts in Japan to the U.S. Presidential Inaugural festivities.

State Theatre New Jersey announces the return of the lively storytelling series Milk & Cookies for fall 2020. The Milk & Cookies series—which has been a popular State Theatre program for more than 10 years—is now going to be available online. The Milk & Cookies series returns with two delightful programs for children ages 3-10 and their families.  Storyteller Charlotte Blake Alston kicked off the series and will be followed by musician Joanie Leeds on November 14. To donate or for more information, visit

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