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Betwixt & Between

An evening of liminal stories from the Myth Singers, Daniel Allison’s group of storytelling apprentices.  Myth Singers began as an online coaching program at the beginning of lockdown in spring 2020. Now the world has spun around the sun and the group are ready to share the fruits of their labour. We’ll ride on the backs of fairy cows to the Moon Palace, dance until dawn with the trowies and sing the summer into being with Bride.  Featuring stories from Tim Ditchburn, Kirsten Milliken, Stephen McCabe, Stacey Couch, Steven Stewart, Catriona Blanke and Helen Lawy, and hosted by Daniel Allison. How to Book:This event will be held on Zoom. During the event all attendees will be on screen and able to communicate via the chat function, or via their video screens.If you have booked a ticket you will receive an Confirmation Email with your log in details.This event is by donation on a sliding scale (£0-£8) please select from the four options below. If you have any trouble booking please get in touch at reception@scottishstorytellingcentre.com .

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European Cèilidh

Cèilidh - a social event with music and singing, traditional dancing and storytelling.Europe - 'wide-gazing' from the ancient Greek. Stories, songs, music and dance travel across land and sea, across borders and back again, bringing us together in a wide-eyed celebration of what connects us to each other. Celebrate World Storytelling Day with fantastic contributions from across Europe in a relaxed cèilidh of connection and community. How to Book:This event will be held on Zoom. During the event all attendees will be on screen and able to communicate via the chat function, or via their video screens.If you have booked a ticket you will receive an Confirmation Email with your log in details.This event is by donation on a sliding scale (£0-£8) please select from the four options below. If you have any trouble booking please get in touch at reception@scottishstorytellingcentre.com .

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Filming Stories: Recording, Editing, Tech & Software

This year the Scottish Storytelling Forum’s Development Day has changed format and is spread out to four separate workshops on four separate days. All workshops will be online via Zoom platform. You can book in for an individual event or come along to all. Please note, the sessions are free for Scottish Storytelling Forum Members (SSF) or £5 for non-members so you may wish renew your membership or join the forum. Filming Stories: Recording, Editing, Tech & Software Date: Tuesday 23 March Time: 7pm - 9pm Join storyteller Ines Alvarez Villa as she demonstrates the essentials of filming your performance. From video editing programs, formatting, tech, software to advice on ownership, copyright and fees - come along to discover the practicalities of recording your stories for an online platform. More information to follow. Scroll down to see further SSF Development Day Events. If you have any trouble booking please get in touch at reception@scottishstorytellingcentre.com .

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Guid Crack Storytelling Session

Ahead of April Fools Day we celebrate the jokers, fools and silly gowks who lighten many of the best stories! Join us for another online version of the Centre's monthly storytelling session, with guest storyteller Sheila Kinninmonth. Sheila is a founder member of the Dundee Storytelling Club, Blether Tay-Gither and she enjoys collaborating with other storytellers from the group as well as storytellers from the Fife group, Lang Spoon Tales, to take storytelling performances and workshops to events throughout Fife and Tayside. Guid Crack is also an open-floor storytelling night. If you would like to share on the night please send your host a message on Zoom once you have arrived, with the name and style of your offering (max 10mins). How to Book:This event will be held on Zoom. During the event all attendees will be on screen and able to communicate via the chat function, or via their video screens.If you have booked a ticket you will receive a confirmation email with your log in details.This event is by donation on a sliding scale (£0-£8) please select from the four options below. If you have any trouble booking please get in touch at reception@scottishstorytellingcentre.com .

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Scotland and Beyond: Global Connections

This year the Scottish Storytelling Forum’s Development Day has changed format and is spread out to four separate workshops on four separate days. All workshops will be online via the Zoom platform. You can book in for an individual event or come along to all. Please note, the sessions are free for Scottish Storytelling Forum Members (SSF) or £5 for non-members so you may wish renew your membership or join the forum. Scotland and Beyond: Global Connections Date: Saturday 20 March (World Storytelling Day!) Time: 3pm - 5pm Join in to hear storytellers and organisations from beyond Scotland. Learn about their practices and how they have adapted to the online storytelling world. Find inspiration, make connections and join in with bridging storytelling worlds at a time of disconnect. This will be a blend of presentations, storytelling and a chance to mingle. More information to follow. Scroll down to see further SSF Development Day Events. If you have any trouble booking please get in touch at reception@scottishstorytellingcentre.com .

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Sensing Stories

Join Dougie Mackay for an evening of storytelling as he introduces four emerging tales from apprentice storytellers. Carol Fraser, Sorcha Pringle, Ruth Rankin and Zara Todd started down the road to storytelling in late 2020, working with Dougie to craft tales of intrigue, wonder and imagination. With Dougie as host, each teller will share a tale in their first ever live storytelling performance. This event will have live BSL interpretation and automated captions. Sensing Stories is a creative development project from the Scottish International Storytelling Festival and Birds of Paradise Theatre Company. How to Book:This event will be held on Zoom. During the event all attendees will be on screen and able to communicate via the chat function. If you have booked a ticket you will receive a confirmation email with your log in details.This event is by donation on a sliding scale (£0-£8) please select from the four options below. If you have any trouble booking please get in touch at reception@scottishstorytellingcentre.com .

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Sensing Stories

Join Mara Menzies for an evening of storytelling as she introduces five emerging tales from apprentice storytellers. Zebib K. Abraham, Nasim Rebecca Asl, Tim Carlsen, Sanjay Lago and Raheema Sayed started down the road to storytelling in early 2021, working with Mara to craft their individual tales. With Mara as host, each teller will share a tale in their first ever live storytelling performance. This event will have automated captions in English, which can be individually switched off if not required. This event will be held on Zoom and is by donation on a sliding scale (£0-£8). Sensing Stories is a creative development project from the Scottish International Storytelling Festival and the Scottish BAME Writers Network. How to Book:This event will be held on Zoom. During the event all attendees will be on screen and able to communicate via the chat function. If you have booked a ticket you will receive a confirmation email with your log in details.This event is by donation on a sliding scale (£0-£8) please select from the four options below. If you have any trouble booking please get in touch at reception@scottishstorytellingcentre.com .

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The Meeting Host Will Let You In

This year the Scottish Storytelling Forum’s development day has changed format and is spread out to three separate workshops on three separate days. All workshops will be online via Zoom platform. You can book in for an individual event or come along to all. Please note, the sessions are free for Scottish Storytelling Forum Members (SSF) or £5 for non-members so you may wish renew your membership or join the forum. The Meeting Host Will Let You In Date: Monday 22 March Time: 7pm - 9pm A new look at the continued use of storytelling on online platforms. Come along to learns skills on tech, access, sound, lighting, recording and join in with discussion topics such as copyright, fees and your shared experiences of using storytelling online. More information to follow. Scroll down to see further SSF Development Day Events. If you have any trouble booking please get in touch at reception@scottishstorytellingcentre.com .

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The Storyteller's Wellbeing

This year the Scottish Storytelling Forum’s Development Day has changed format and is spread out to four separate workshops on four separate days. All workshops will be online via the Zoom platform. You can book in for an individual event or come along to all. Please note, the sessions are free for Scottish Storytelling Forum Members (SSF) or £5 for non-members so you may wish renew your membership or join the forum. The Storyteller’s Wellbeing Date: Wednesday 17 March Time: 7pm - 8.30pm We all know that storytelling can have therapeutic benefits and can aid wellbeing and mental health, but what about the wellbeing of the storyteller at this time? Come along to this evening storytelling session that focusses on health and wellbeing for storytellers and those working as arts practitioners. Discuss and discover shared experiences and network with your peers. More information to follow. Scroll down to see further SSF Development Day Events. If you have any trouble booking please get in touch at reception@scottishstorytellingcentre.com .

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