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)
Tuesday 14 April, 12 May & 9 June
The ever-popular Speakeasy returns with a cross section of exciting performers.
Thursday 9 April
Stories from the forests with much travelled storyteller Daniel Allison.
Saturday 25 April
A hands-on, practical introduction to live storytelling and the associated skills.
Friday 29 May
A creative workshop with Kirsty Law.
Friday 22 May
Michael Williams explores the power of personal presentation in web communication.
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.