About the “Storytainer”

Known in the area as the “Storytainer”, Monica Ladd has worked and volunteered as an educator and entertainer in schools and libraries with children and adults for over 30 years. She is completing a degree in Interdisciplinary Studies with a concentration in the arts, communication and education. Monica Ladd is a longtime resident of south Florida, raising two daughters in the area.

Capture Every Moment…

She holds a special place in her heart for those with special needs and offers her programs to various centers in the area. After attending StoryCamp in central Florida in 2003, she fell in love with the ancient art of storytelling.

Past Performances

Norton Museum of Art
Schoolhouse Children’s Museum and Learning Center
Jerry Thomas Elementary
Loxahatchee Groves Elementary
Tree Top Academy
Hope Center for Autism
Pinewood Elementary

Florida Storytelling Association

Monica is a current member and former board member of the Florida Storyteller’s Association.


Reviews & Testimonials

“The Storytainer had my complete attention and mesmerizing imagination. She captivated the audience.” – Jennifer H., Jupiter, FL Parent

“As someone who’s been lucky enough to be an audience member of Monica’s storytelling, her love of the story and her high regard for her audience is very apparent. A performance by Monica is truly a delight!” –Lori, Librarian