The 2019 FEST Conference is a place for storytellers and organisations to meet exchange and share on different themes that touch the oral storytelling community. In Kerkrade FEST and Haus Der Märchen will lead you through a series of workshops and lectures about tales and science, the trickster through Europe, storytelling and digital arts.… Read the restRead more
Report on Curricula and Good Practices This report is based on a document research, interviews and a practice led – research. The documents consisted on templates filled out either during an interview by the participants in strand 3 or by contributors who sent them through email.… Read the restRead more
FEST is looking for Young Oral Storytellers for residencies at several international oral Storytelling festivals. Under the guidance of an expert you will explore the festival, participate in training workshops, exchange ideas and experiences with other storytellers and broaden your international network.
FEST will cover the expenses concerning travel, cost and stay.
European Year of Cultural Heritage 2018 (EYCH) 2018 is the European Year of Cultural Heritage (EYCH 2018). The overall objective of the Year is to encourage sharing and appreciation of Europe’s cultural heritage, to raise awareness of our common history and values, and to reinforce a sense of belonging in a common European space.… Read the restRead more
FEST survey on storytelling in community work. Dear storyteller, community worker, trainer, The Federation for European Storytelling (FEST) is a European network of organizations and associations active in the field of storytelling. FEST wants to enhance the visibility and the recognition of storytelling as a performing art.… Read the restRead more
Young Storytellers are go! FEST is very happy to announce that out of 109 applications 12 young Storytellers where selected for a residency at an International Storytelling Festival. Under the guidance of a professional Storyteller they will participate in workshops, get personal coaching and training, meet with other young and professional storytellers and experience new shows.… Read the restRead more
FEST CONFERENCE 27-30 June 2018 SLOVENIA WHEN FEST and KD Pripovedovalski Variete / Storytelling Variety invites you to the 10thFederation of European Storytelling Conference from Wednesday 27 June Until 30 June 2018 (departure 01/07/2018). WHERE The conference will take place in Ljubljana, Slovenia.… Read the restRead more
(You can also download this call in PDF by clicking here) Dear Storytelling Organiser, The FEST network received a European grant to set up a series of storytelling activities in Europe. The general aim of our project is to increase the number and improve the quality of storytelling events and activities in Europe, to develop the professional competences of the actors and stakeholders involved, to broaden the application field of storytelling and to establish a European structure for sharing and cooperation.… Read the restRead more