Children at the Well

Adah Hetko, a founding member of Children at the Well, has performed and facilitated storytelling at colleges, summer camps and festivals. Adah also researches Yiddish culture, and sings with Northampton MA klezmer band Burikes.

Ayah Osman is a young Muslim American storyteller, poet, and student-activist from Niskayuna, NY. Ayah was formerly a Children at the Well storyteller and is now an assistant C@W storycoach.

Varun Mondaiyka has told stories at the Clearwater Festival, the Dance Flurry, Old Songs Festival and the historic Proctors Theater in Schenectady. Interested in bringing about cultural understanding through storytelling, he’s an assistant C@W storycoach and executive producer of ShakerTEDx.