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Oral storytelling is one of the most ancient artforms, and continues to this day as a vibrant part of culture throughout the world.  The Society for Storytelling was founded in 1993 to support and promote storytelling in England and Wales.  We provide a central place to find out about storytelling events, to ask for advice on using storytelling, and to find storytellers.

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Stand Up Tragedy: Tragic Winter Tragic Winter is Coming: This year Stand Up Tragedy brings you a Tragedy for all seasons More
Crick Crack Club Presents: Eating the White Snake by Catherine Bygott (with Ben Haggarty) The fourth in the Crick Crack Club's inaugural Talks series, Jungian psychologist Catherine Bygott examines just what it is about fairytales that we find so appealing, and why. More
There was (or was not) a King Family storytelling with Martin Manasse. More
Family Storytelling Workshop at Horniman Museum Sunday 1st February A World of Stories More
Family Storytelling at the Horniman Museum Saturday 31 January Hands On Storytelling – family sessions for families with children aged 3+ More
Debs Newbold "Lost In Blue" - an evening of storytelling with Debs Newbold The Music Institute has lost count of the number of times it has booked Debs in the Guildford/Farnham area - a different show every time, and every time as popular. More
Debs Newbold Storytelling Taster Day with Debs Newbold Debs has taught and tells for Shakespeare's Globe and has performed in venues ranging from small club rooms to the Royal Opera House, the British Library and Elsinore Castle, and has made seve More
Usifu Jalloh at SOAS An exclusive night of African storytelling from Sierra Leone's award winning Usifu Jalloh. Come expect to laugh and be inspired. To rediscover yourself and your own story. More
The Leighton - Linslade Children's Trail logo The Leighton - Linslade Children's Trail Create your own local legends during National Storytelling Week More
I'M A STORYTELLER MENTORSHIP: OPPORTUNITIES FOR WRITERS AGE 17-20 love creative writing? want to take part in I'm A StoryTeller ... compose an original short story of 800 words More
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