Founder: Story Arts Foundation, multi-lingual storyteller, educationalist, festival organizer, independent research scholar, TED x speaker, writer & voice-over artist. Her vibrant style of music-movement rich, oral storytelling is inspired by Indian oral traditions. Her performance & story-arts-based education programs, universally appeal to multi-cultural, multi-lingual sensibilities, yet it is strongly rooted in the local culture and […]
Jo Henwood officially became a Storyteller at the end of 1999 when she joined the NSW Storytelling Guild. She was Accredited as a Storyteller a few years later and at various times has been President, Vice President and Accreditation Officer of the Guild. www.johenwoodstoryteller.com.au However, the truth is that she has always been giver and […]
World Storytelling Cafe curator, John Row hosts a panel and storytelling discussion every Monday at 6pm BST.
They Lit Fires: Lenti Hatch O Yog Raine Geoghegan, MA, poet and prose writer of Romany, Irish and Welsh descent will share tales of the English Gypsies, Romanichals through poetry, monologue and song. She will share the story of her Great Grandfather, John Ripley who was born under a gooseberry bush and went on to […]
Sharon Jacksties www.sharonjackstories.co.uk has been a professional traditional storyteller for 30 years. She has a particular interest in stories and place. This film of traditional animal stories, told on location in the Somerset landscape, is inspired by her new book ‘Animal Folk Tales of `Britain and Ireland’ which has also informed the course she will […]
Colin Urwin hails from the Glens of Antrim in Northern Ireland. He lives on a small hill farm with his wife and a whole menagerie including: Hebridean Sheep, Kune Kune pigs, pygmy goats, chickens, ducks, dogs and an Eagle Owl called Boris. He has been playing traditional Irish music and singing folk songs for over […]
Alastair K Daniel is a storyteller and educator who enjoys telling tales to the young and the young of spirit. He tells in schools and club settings and, through his work as an academic at the University of Roehampton (London), Alastair aims to inspire young teachers to create classrooms rich in story and storytelling.
I studied History and Journalism and I worked for many years in publishing houses. I have a Masters degree in Social & Cultural History from Leeds Beckett University, UK (MA of ARTS). The last 10 years I combine storytelling with educational programs for children, in Museums, Cultural Centers, Schools, Art places, etc. I love working […]
Irene uses words to inspire all ages, regularly appearing at arts/literature festivals and children's events; she's regularly booked by schools, museums, libraries, theatres, community groups, NHS, charities and more to facilitate bespoke sessions.
A fortunate day spent on the trail with a park ranger who combined, poetry, puppets and folktales showed Bob the possibilities of the Storyteller’s Way. 30 years later he’s still on the path, listening with delight to others, exploring the intersection of traditional tales and daily life, and living with what he calls a terminal […]
Brazilian storyteller and author with a degree in Languages and a postgraduate degree in Storytelling. Storytelling Trainer who has performed/taught in Brazil, Canada and the United Arab Emirates. He writes in Portuguese (and sometimes in English) at www.contarhistorias.com.br
Marking 1,000 years since Britain’s Danish conqueror Canute granted all people living in Britain, rich or poor, the equal right to petition the king.
A one-off event exploring this much-loved Irish classic, hosted by John Row
A one-off event featuring some very special performers, hosted by John Row
Original stories and traditional tales from the forests of Canada
Passionate and easily understood across international frontiers
Using the power of storytelling to boost your children's confidence in literacy, numeracy, science and more.
Multi-talented Zimbabwean performer, now living in East Anglia, UK.
Keeping Irish Traveller musical traditions alive for future generations.
Poems in Hindi and English from an award-winning Indian poet with a love of Russian folk tales.
Heritage tales and poems of Gypsy/Roma family and community, journeys and landscape.
teacher, writer, storyteller, therapist, puppeteer and fool!
Veteran of the British Storytelling Scene
Christine has been telling stories for over 30 years
A multi-award winning writer from India.
Ahn Sook helped to organize the Korean First International Storytelling Festival in Korea (2018/2019) Ahn Sook has kindly offered that any tips be given to FEAST (the Federation of Asian Storytellers)
Actor. Writer. Director. Fir-eater. Wire and Stilt Walker. Juggler. Musician, Mime and oral Storyteller.
Writer and experienced storyteller from India
Storyteller, story practitioner, author, educator and facilitator.
Co-founder of the worldstorytellingcafe.com
Storyteller with roots in Sierra Leone
Performance Storyteller from India
Storyteller from Glasgow
2016 Pushcart nominee, poet and storyteller
Ex-circus clown and fire eater, one-man-soul-band, storyteller and poet
Experienced Storyteller from the UK
Well-known radio and tv journalist from Romania
Storyteller from Canada
Storyteller, multi-instrumentalist and anthropologist from Estonia
West Yorkshire writer, poet and broadcaster
Storyteller from Cambridge
Storyteller and poet from the US
Swedish storyteller from The Land of Legends
English Poet and performer
Romanian Storyteller and actress
"London's resident storyteller"
Award Winning Storyteller, performer, promoter and advocate for the past three decades
Sussex based storyteller from Bulgaria
Storyteller from Essex
Welsh award-winning Storyteller
Indian Based Storyteller who loves to tell stories about stories, strong women, and political satire.
“Assassin of Apathy – power of words / humor - on the unthinkable, the unsolvable, to analyze to digest to give birth to creativity and hope.”
Gloucestershire-based storyteller and writer
a writer of… poetry for children and adults, short stories, a novel, books of local interest, education resources.
Award winning Singaporean storyteller
Bracknell’s First Poet Laureate
Jumping Jules, a poet from Cambridge
a creative writer and spoken word performer from Barbados
Yorkshire born poet, artist, and illustrator
English poet, singer/songwriter and performer
An award-winning poet, author and musician.
Best selling poet and musician
aka RAPPAMAN, Respect All People.
A legend in the poetry world, curator of our World Poetry Cafe
Tom 'the Tale Teller' Phillips
Storyteller, illustrator and writer.
storyteller and environmentalist
Gifted Welsh teller.
Renowned Irish teller and playwright
Our Italian master teller
Folk tales from Japan and Iceland, and tales of adventurous women from around the world.
Hold onto your hat as David whisks you away.
The leading traditional folk teller from Colombia
Magical, heartbreaking, hilarious!
"La Juje", from the province of Jujuy in Argentina
Exploring the connections between oral and visual storytelling
"The Story-Lady" From Guanajuato, Mexico
Renowned children's teller and educator
Bringing metaphors and tales alive
aka Bards Aloud. Stories comic, and stories quirky
Warm and inclusive tales from Suzanne the Storyweaver
traditional tales to take you on a journey of magic and myth.
Captivating & compelling children's teller
Traditional tales and stories collected on Sef's extensive travels
Children of all ages love Clive's lively shows
A children's teller who rejoices in the ridiculous
A passionate, energetic and inventive storyteller who delights in connecting playfully
Giles is in huge demand as both a writer and performer.
Stories of heroes, the fairies, ghosts, witches, death and love
storyteller and writer with a background in herbal medicine
An animated style of telling that sucks you in
Magical tales from a very special guest star.
Scottish Stories from a rising star
A dynamic performer known for his dry humour.
Magical tales from the deserts, mountains and forests
Storyteller, Poet, Percussionist and Lyricist
Inspired by folk and fairy tales around an open fire
Fantastic Canadian teller with a rich and varied repertoire.
A barefoot forest girl from Finland
Florida based teller and educator
Magical stories & harp from Switzerland
Our Texan teller from the borders with Louisiana
Irish teller with a Global reputation. Awarded an MBE in 2019
A magical teller who will transport you to another place
Alice Morrison is an adventurer and confirmed Morocco-phile
Passionate about Moroccan storytelling.
Continuing a thousand year old Moroccan tradition.
Veteran of festivals and outdoor performances
Fun, inviting and light hearted, with a unique ability to connect
Member of the Cherokee Nation, and legendary teller
Teller of irreverent tales from many lands
Travelling teller from Colombia. aka Achira
Renowned teller from the Yiddish oral tradition
Legendary teller and Chair of the Society for Storytelling
Renowned North American storyteller
A teller with passion and relish.
Passionate for the hidden layers of the British landscape and related stories
Iconic figure in British Storytelling
Much-loved and respected curator and storyteller hosts 'Connecting the World' series every Monday.
Bilingual poet writing in English and French