World Storytelling Cafe is a dedicated storytelling venue in the Old Town Medina of Marrakech, Morocco. Storytellers and listeners are warmly invited to join us at the Real World Cafe which is open daily from mid day to nine pm serving up delicious plant based meals and snacks as well as intimate spoken word performance.

We are located at 23 souk al Fassis in the heart of the arts district around the Ben Yussef Madrassa. Our front door is opposite to the iconic restaurant Fondouk.

Our Community is truly international, more than two hundred leading storytellers from five continents participate online. We are co-founders of the Marrakech International Storytelling Festival. Our second edition will be 12 to 19 February 2023.

On this page (below) you can watch todays online  performances and see the forward schedule of events we have planned. If you have Zoom you can participate “in-the-room” with one click. You are also welcome to visit our archive of performances which features more than a thousand hours of stories. Listeners and tellers of all ages are welcome to visit and to contact us.



Juliana Marin tells stories for childre

Start time: January 27, 2023 6:00 pm GMT