Tortoise Lates: Fear

I love custard creams so when I went into the Tortoise green room, I knew that I was going to have a good evening. That jar is a work of art. Anyway, the live studio recording was split into three parts. First came a section about fear in politics– then a discussion about horror movies … Read more

“Storytelling and Place” for Storyversity

I had a lot of fun when I went to record my course for Storyversity, I was almost drowned in a hailstorm and I also got lost on a dale. I was there to create a brand new training course about Storytelling and Place. I spent many weeks putting the ideas together and put my … Read more

How to have an amazing storytelling eventđź’™

You did it! You booked a storyteller. Awesome! Here’s everything you need to give you and your guests a wonder-filled storytelling experience. PREPARE Tell the audience, what to expect. Posters, emails, signs. Tell them about content too. How long it will last, who the storyteller is, what kind of style it is. Will they be … Read more

We journey together

Storytelling as an art form connects us as human beings. It is powerful, transformative, full of wonder. It is also gentle to the planet! As well as telling stories ourselves, we have a mission to create spaces and opportuities for other people to tell stories too. If you want opportunities to tell your own stories, … Read more

Looking for a Perfect Storyteller?

Pic: professional storyteller Vaishali Raithatha Maybe you came onto this website looking for an artist with a special skillset? Perhaps you want someone who works in prisons or who is a trained therapist- or who can dance? Perhaps you want someone for Chinese New Year, Father’s Day, Pride Month, Rosh Hashanah, St Patricks Day? You … Read more

Story co-operative is happening

WE DID IT!!! Thank you so much everyone! First Sunday of every month 3-5pm Pullens Yards Crampton St se17 Story Co-Operative is a free crowdfunded storytelling space for Londoners to tell and listen to myths legends and folktales.See this page for the most up to date themes and to book at ticket (this is essential if … Read more

Baba Yaga with Cunning Folk and Daylight Music (5 pics and a video)

It was a complete joy and privilege for London Dreamtime and Cunning Folk to be part of the Daylight Music Autumn 2021 series. What an incredible buzz! Massive thank you to the venue, all the volunteers, photographers – and to Ben Eshmede who bought it all together… and biggest thanks to the wonderful people who came to listen and … Read more

Running interactive and multi-sensory storytelling over Zoom.

I am SO delighted to see the return of “in person” storytelling!However, I do really love online events too. This project with Jewish Care, pushed the boundaries of what could be done virtually.We were working with seniors who had mild to moderate dementia for 20 consecutive Tuesdays in 2021.The brief was to engage the residents as … Read more

2020 review of the year

Every December I do a “looking back over the year” type post. (like these: 2016  2017 2018 & 2019 ) 2020 was supposed to be our biggest year yet, seeing our live bookings growing from 80-100 seaters to larger venues. We only got to actually do one of these bigger shows (at the Union Chapel for Daylight Music. Watch us ) We got … Read more