Erzielkonscht

May 18, 2021

ERZIELKONSCHT is a small Luxembourgish association that focuses on professional artistic storytelling.

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Homo Narrans Institute for research and development of storytelling forms

June 11, 2020

Homo Narrans is young NGO, established mainly to produce international storytelling festival in Ljubljana, which is one of the oldest of its kind in Europe; in 2020 we are producing the 23rd edition of the festival.

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LunarSea Storytelling

June 2, 2020

LunarSea Storytelling, hosted by Xanthe Gresham and Fleur Shorthouse, aims to host the best international performance storytellers based in the UK and to provide a hub for other storytelling groups in Sussex: South Downs Storytellers, Newhaven Guesthouse Storytellers, Hove Conversation Cafe and Worthing Storytellers. We organise storytelling events, podcasts and online performances

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Berättarnätet ÖST C/o Pelle Olsson

February 24, 2020

The storytelling network East serves as a contact network for people who are interested in oral storytelling in Stockholm and its surroundings – both storytellers and listeners, and works to increase knowledge and interest in the oral storytelling art.

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StorySquad

February 24, 2020

StorySquad is a storytelling group based in Oslo, Norway, consisting of four members; Ine Mariel Solbakken, Synne Marie Lillenes, Karla Suzanne Øfjord and Thea Madelen Petersen. The group met at the Oral Storytelling study at Oslo Metropolitan University in 2017, led by Master Storyteller Mimesis Heidi Dahlsveen. StorySquad was born in January 2018 and strives to preserve and stage the traditional form of oral Storytelling. By using body, voice and other means, StorySquad wants to create internal imagery, thus the audience is invited to travel into the story itself.

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RACCONTAMIUNASTORIA Storytelling Company

May 19, 2019

Funded in 2004, Raccontamiunastoria is the first and up to now the most established Storytelling Company in Italy. It runs storytelling activities on national and international level all year round. Its productions are present on a regular base at the most prestigious storytelling Festivals worldwide.

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Abbi Patrix – Compagnie du Cercle

May 19, 2019

The Compagnie du Cercle She was created in 1980 by Abbi Patrix and is composed of storytellers and musicians. It is in residence at Anis Gras, le Lieu de l’Autre in Arcueil, just outside Paris. The company’s work is based on repertory, a crossing of disciplines, collecting stories, and collective creativity, always at the service of a renewed art form: storytelling. The territory, an extraordinary area for the emergence of contemporary storytelling The company’s repertory is made up of a lively and diverse fund of stories that becomes more enriched as the productions come into existence. It has over the years created more than 25 different performances. More specifically, the company, through its residency programmes, travels across the Region Ile-de-France, collecting life-stories and urban tales, using the words and language of today, thus building up a repertory rich in stories and legends inspired by the territory and its inhabitants. video interview >> ABBI PATRIX et le Renouveau du Conte / Commission Mémoire – APAC The crossover of disciplines The company invites artists from other disciplines such as choreographers, composers, musicians, actors and visual artists to share the adventure of its original creations, where all kinds of different confrontation have been experimented. Research sessions on the link between storytelling and music are organised on a regular basis. Companionship The company has worked with two young storytellers and musicians, Delphine Noly and Marien Tillet, accompanying them in the production and distribution of their creation projects. These two artists, who are still exploring their art(s), in search of a close dialogue between storytelling and music, were chosen by Abbi Patrix to start a new collaboration of transmission and artistic exchange. In 2017 Compagnie de Cercle receives funding by the Cultural Ministry  for the project Singulier / Plluriel and accompanies three previous members of the Labo, storytellers Alexandra-Shiva Mélis, Thierno Diallo and Najoua Darwiche at the cultural center “La Chartreuse”  in Avignon. In 2019 the company accompanies Clara Guenoun, Ange Grah and Ariane Pawin with Anis Gras as a base. Compagnie du Cercle also accompany européen artists as Dominic Kelly (UK) and Johand Theodorsson (SE). Abbi Patrix Trained at the Drama School Jacques Lecoq in Paris, Abbi Patrix has been exploring the art of storytelling for the past thirty years with his Compagnie du Cercle, founded by him in 1980. Working either as a solo performer or with other artists, he has a taste for mixing the spoken word with other disciplines such as dance, music and mime. His work is at the cross-roads of theatre, music and movement, enriched by multidisciplinary material, on a permanent quest for new ways and voices to enrich the form of storytelling: an art which is developing today with great impetus in many different places in France and abroad. In his productions Abbi Patrix uses both personal and contemporary forms, which he constructs using different sources: traditional stories, life-stories, diaries, his own memories and literary texts. Half-Norwegian and half-French, Abbi Patrix always had a taste for the international and artistic exchanges. He has toured widely in France, Great Britain, Scandinavia and West Africa and performs in both French and […]

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Friends of Amari

March 1, 2019

Friends of Amari is an International Association contributing to the revitalisation of the village and valley of Amari in Crete through the Art of Storytelling and by supporting local cultural initiatives. We are committed to living in harmony with nature through sustainable practices, working alongside the people and respecting the land that has sustained human life for thousands of years.

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