'Participation Storytelling' and AGM

'Participation Storytelling' and AGM

What an exciting and full day. It started with a most energetic and practical workshop on ‘Participation Storytelling’ led by Christine Carlton and Kiran Shah. We explored strategies for engaging and preparing an audience for participation before a story and had examples of spontaneously involving people throughout the story. Different approaches for various age groups were discussed and this was followed with examples of use of gesture, sounds, group actions, chants,repetition etc. 

We also engaged in co-created group  storytelling. Not only did this develop our spontaneous response skills, but also….

WEAVING STORIES TOGETHER: 2018 SYDNEY INTERNATIONAL STORYTELLING CONFERENCE

WEAVING STORIES TOGETHER: 2018 SYDNEY INTERNATIONAL STORYTELLING CONFERENCE

WEAVING STORIES TOGETHER: SYDNEY INTERNATIONAL STORYTELLING CONFERENCE at Baulkham Hills Some of the feedback!!

  • What a wonderful nourishing weekend at The Sydney International Conference.

  • Excellent!, Learnt a lot and laughed a lot. Thankyou!  

  • Well done to the convenors and support people, it is wonderful to have access to overseas tellers as well as our local talent. Always something to learn. 

INTERNATIONAL STORYTELLERS SHOWCASE CONCERT

INTERNATIONAL STORYTELLERS SHOWCASE CONCERT

INTERNATIONAL STORYTELLERS SHOWCASE CONCERT- at Castlecrag This concert was offered in partnership with Gleneaon Steiner School. What a most enjoyable night! Five gifted storytellers taking us on a journey into the world of story through, cultural, tales, personal stories and folklore. 1 Korean, Seung Ah Kim, 3 Americans David Novak, Lyn Ford and Donna Washington and 1 Australian - Christine Carlton. There was a lovely mix of styles and stories that brought us to moments of deep reflection and bold laughter. We don’t often have the opportunity to enjoy such a treat!

We Were Game!

We Were Game!

In January we enjoyed a playful laughter-filled Sunday afternoon of creative and spontaneous storytelling to develop our skills and network at the beginning of the year. With simple story prompts and games like “Would I Lie to you?” and cards and phrases to spark off the imagination we gave rise to stories wild and true...

Conference Registration now open!

Conference Registration now open!

Great News! - Registrations are now open for the Weaving Stories Together - Sydney Storytelling Conference 2018.

There is a Super Earlybird that applies until the end of January 2018.    - Because people know about the great program and masterclasses in past years, they are confident in booking the Super Earlybird rates without seeing the program. Join them for a discount of up to $120 off the Full conference rate.