storytelling

Storytelling is a very specific form of theatre, which draws heavily on ancient oral performance styles. Bristol Storyfest is an annual event celebrating a wide range of storytelling styles often in collaboration with other art forms and reaching out to…

Otherstory is a collaboration between puppeteers, artists, musicians and activists. We want to tell stories that connect us to each other across place and time. Stories that run counter to the narratives of the powerful, and that reflect a tradition…

Two mystical stories of courage and hope from North America – both enlivening our understanding of the inter-connectedness of all beings. To All Our Relations! This month’s Storytelling Sunday is dedicated to Standi…

Gentlefolk, We are proud to announce the opening of Tea-Powered Theatre’s 2017 Teatre season, do not be baffled that is not a spelling mistake! Teatre is our own mix of Tea and Theatre. That’s right! you can fin…

A dark contemporary myth about England, featuring highly physical storytelling and animation by the former director of Rhum & Clay (64 Squares, A Strange Wild Song, Shutterland) In 1985, a fissure formed at Englan…

Bristol Storyfest returns for 2017 with a jam-packed 10days of tall tales, magical myths & sensational stories to feast your eyes & ears and feed your heart and soul. This year’s Bristol Storyfest opens with the…

Founded by former Cartoon de Salvo theatre maker, Neil Haigh, with Simon Day, Leah Fletcher, Fionn Gill, Jenny Jope, and Stewart Wright. They’ll be inventing stories from a title you provide, with no rehearsal, no prepar…

Tobacco Factory Theatres is excited to present this magical, nonverbalfamily show produced by Bristol-basedartists. A joyful, charming and sensitivelylayered story with exquisite puppets and abeautifully crafted score fr…

Gentlefolk,We are proud to announce the next event of Tea-Powered Theatre’s 2017 Teatre season, do not be baffled that is not a spelling mistake! Teatre is our own mix of Tea and Theatre. That’s right! you can fina…

Six actors, one musican and no script! Brand new storytelling improvisation at The BIT! All we need is a title and watch as a new play unfolds before your very eyes! There could be laughter, tears, terror, love, betrayal…

Tales of Summer offers CABARET, CONVERSATION and CANDOUR at Salt Cafe on Friday 14th July, welcome from 7.30pm, ARRIVE BY 8pm. “Now for something completely different… the Duchess Provocateur will be fanning the fl…

Bristol’s true storytelling event, presented by Story Slam: Bristol – monthly Sundays 2pm | Pay What You Decide Story Slam is where you can hear peoples amazing true stories told live on stage. All stories are told…

Keywords: storytelling

Tales of Autumn offers CABARET, CONVERSATION and CANDOUR at Salt Cafe on Friday 3rd November, welcome from 7.45pm, PLEASE BE SEATED BY 8.15pm. The event will feature 3 women artists, the stunning acapella vocalist, Kate …

Storytellng The Underworld A Six Session Course: Inviting you to work on storytelling techniques, to look at mythologies of the underworld, and to reflect on your personal inner underworld – as a source of creativ…

10-13 Jan The Lantern at Colston Hall 7.30pm, 2.30pm (Sat mat) £13/£9 conc. “Everything human beings do finishes up bad in the end. Everything good human beings ever make is built on something mon…

17-20 Jan Theatre 7.30pm, 2.30pm(Sat mat) £24-£12 Ages 14+ We are all married, bound by a contract. But what are the terms of this relationship and can we talk about divorce? Gecko’s latest creation is inspir…

Keywords: dance, play, storytelling

30 Jan-3 Feb Theatre 7.30pm, 2.30pm(Sat mat) £29-£10 Ages7+ “One cannot be friends with the English!” The advice was harsh but clear, and Aziz ignored it. Now he lies in jail on a charge of sexual assault…

6-10 Feb Theatre 7.30pm, 2.30pm(Sat mat) £29-£10 Ages 14+ Following a hugely successful 2016 Australian and UK tour, Frantic Assembly and State Theatre Company South Australia’s critically acclaimedThings…

15-18 Feb Theatre 4.30pm, 1.30pm, 10.30am £45-12.50 Ages3+ Four terrific tales – one superb show! Under the sea, out on the farm and into the jungle, these terrific tales are woven together with live music, puppetr…