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 and this is also the place to find the storytellers who already have

Our website has had an update!  We hope you like it's fresh, modern look and find it easier to navigate.

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

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Latest Website Updates

  • Tales From the Heartwood

    Story of Five Travellers

    What can a Carpenter, a Jeweler, a Wig Maker, a Linen Weaver and a Priest possibly have in common?

    Submitted by Keith Butters | Last updated on 18/10/2017
  • Tales From the Heartwood

    Story of Five Travellers

    Performance of interwoven stories.

    Submitted by Keith Butters | Last updated on 18/10/2017
  • Dave Tong ~ Bayeux Tapestry

    Embroidering the Truth? Fact and Fable from the Bayeux Tapestry

    Submitted by Paul Jackson | Last updated on 16/10/2017
  • Tales and Ales Geldeston Locks Suffolk

    Tales and Ales Great Suffolk story club in a lovely location

    Submitted by Paul Jackson | Last updated on 16/10/2017
  • BIRMINGHAM STORYTELLING CAFE

    The Hero Light is a retelling of the extraordinary stories of the Ulster Cycle – the ‘Irish Iliad’ - an epic of interweaving stories centred on legendary hero, Cú Chulainn, The Hound.

    Submitted by Sharon Carr-Wu | Last updated on 15/10/2017