Storytellin is a yin o a kind human skill shared atween fowk, an yin o oor auldest artfoarms. It brings words an the world tae life thegither, kinnles the furfancie, an builds a sense o community atween tellers an listeners.
Stories are ivveriewhar – in newspapers, books, oan TV an the internet. Ilka day conversation is ful o anecdotes an real life stories.
The Scottish Storytelling Network gethers thegither tradeetion beirers, professional storytellers, storytellin practeetioners an awbodie else interestit in storytellin. Thair are the noo ower Twae-Hunder an Fifty maimbers foarmin a fantoosh tapestry o creativity an talent shoomin wi guid notions an storytellin foregetherins.
We pit oan a muckle braid programme o inclusive storytellin acteevities tae fowk o aw ages an backgrunds.
Acteeve lairnin an creativity are at the hert o storytellin. Finnd oot how storytellin can develop skills an meet multiple ootcomes in the Curriculum fur Excellence.
The Scottish Storytelling Centre is a hotterin arts hame sut oan The Royal Mile in the hert o Embra’s Auld Toon. Enjoay live storytellin, theatre, music, exhibitions, faimlie events an wirkshops an finnd oot Scotland’s rich story heritage.
A ten-day celebration o live storytellin, oral tradeetions an cultural diversity that gethers thegither Scottish an international storytellers an musicians in October.