A tapestry of stories, a tribute to Sheila Stewart and more in this issue of the Storytelling Network e-bulletin. http://t.co/FBJM53JfGp
The Scottish Storytelling Centre is a vibrant arts venue located on Edinburgh's Royal Mile. We have live storytelling, theatre, music, exhibitions, family events and workshops happening all year round. Visit us to discover Scotland’s rich story heritage, find our dragon’s nest, enjoy our storywall or simply relax in our venue and soak in the atmosphere.
Let’s start a new story together.
'a place dedicated to the fine art of telling stories. And it is fabulous.'
(Edd McCracken, Book Riot)
Friday 19th and Saturday 20th December
A seasonal celebration of song, word and music by David Francis and Mairi Campbell.
Saturday 20th December
It's 1914 and Archie's world is about to change, as he finds himself in the trenches of France waiting for the first shots to be fired.
Mon 29th - Wed 31st December
The clock did not strike. Midnight was not marked. The New Year did not arrive.
Tuesday 30th December
Bryony Knox’s intricate metal creations will bring the ocean to life using puppetry techniques, as Erin Farley tells the tale of the struggle between fisherman Johnny Brass
Friday 13 February
This networking event brings together Scotland's intergenerational activists with storytelling and the traditional arts.
Friday 6 February
How can the arts of tradition express hospitality and welcome? After Burns, the celebration of Bride in February is about the hearth, hospitality and healing.
Saturday 31 January
A hands-on, practical introduction to live storytelling and the associated skills.
Currently based at the Scottish Storytelling Centre, Traditional Arts and Culture Scotland (TRACS) brings together Scotland's performance traditions – storytelling, music and dance - under a new umbrella.
The Scottish International Storytelling Festival runs from Fri 24 October to Sun 2 November.
Explore, uncover and immerse yourself in the magic of storytelling for 10 days in Edinburgh.