storyteller and puppeteer Akbar Imhotep returns to the Mobile International
Festival. He is famous for his “Uncle Remus” tales and African folklore.
Mr. Imhotep engages and fascinates the audience with his tales to the
accompaniment of his African drum. He tells his stories with his puppets
as he talks about legends and enchantment of folktales from our country
and the African nations. Akbar creates his own puppets. His storytelling
meets the educational mission of the festival because of its universal
appeal to children and adults. Come meet him in the Storytelling and