WELCOME TO THE SOCIETY FOR STORYTELLING

Supporting & promoting Storytelling in the UK

Oral storytelling is one of the most ancient artforms, and continues to this day as a vibrant part of culture throughout the world.

We provide a central place to find out about storytelling events, to ask for advice on using storytelling, about Workshops to help you find your individual voice as a new storyteller.

We have helpful FACT SHEETS that will give you guidance on many aspects of Storytelling. Click here to see what is available.

Thank you for an AMAZING National Storytelling Week 2018
with 12,000 visits to the site and hundreds of events
 
NEXT years date: 26th Jan ~ 2nd Feb 2019

Welcome to the community of storytelling in Britain. Make a difference - Get involved!

Attend Events

Almost every day there is a storyteling event happening somewhere and here is where you can find them.

Find Events

Join Clubs

One of the great features about storytelling in the UK is the variety of clubs. Find clubs near you right here.

Find Clubs

Hire a Storyteller

Looking to hire a storyteller? Our directory will help you find tellers in your area.

Find Tellers

Join the SfS

As a Member of the SfS you are part of a charity that is actively promoting and supporting all aspects of oral storytelling.

Join / Renew

Only the wisest and stupidest of men never change.Confucius

Latest Website Updates

  • THE FATE WE BRING OURSELVES - Ben Haggarty

    Join performance storyteller Ben Haggarty at his most alarming, as he presents remixed, extended and explicit Greek myths.

    Submitted by Paul Jackson | Last updated on 14/08/2018
  • Storytelling Club in Conwy​

    All welcome. No charge!

    Submitted by Paul Jackson | Last updated on 14/08/2018
  • Caffi Stori Llangollen Storytelling Cafe

    Come with a tale or song of your own, or just to listen. Dewch gyda'ch stori neu gan eich hunain, neu ddim ond i wrando. Mae'na groeso cynnes i bawb. There is a warm welcome to all.

    Submitted by Paul Jackson | Last updated on 14/08/2018
  • Clare Murphy and Daniel Morden

    The Remarkable Tale of Robert Desnos

    Encounter imagination so powerful it can shape and change reality

    Submitted by Naomi Wilds | Last updated on 14/08/2018
  • Clare Murphy and Daniel Morden

    The Remarkable Tale of Robert Desnos

    Encounter imagination so powerful it can shape and change reality

    Submitted by Naomi Wilds | Last updated on 14/08/2018
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