www.villagestorytelling.org.uk / 0141 352 4900
The Village Storytelling Festival celebrates and explores the art and application of storytelling past, present and future.
Marking the fifteenth anniversary of ground-breaking Glasgow charity The Village Storytelling Centre, this four day festival will give you the opportunity to see innovative storytellers from across the UK . You will enjoy exciting contemporary performance and experience a range of shows from community groups. All working with story and art in different ways.
Running alongside is a series of thought provoking symposia which ask how storytelling benefits us as a society. They will examine how this ancient tradition remains relevant and contemporary in the modern world. Guests include Jan Blake, The Devil’s Violin, Ruth Kirkpatrick, Cat Gerrard, Tim Ralphs, Katrice Horsely, Michael Williams, Ailie Finlay, Xanthe Gresham-Knight and Tamar Williams.
Centre for Contemporary Arts
350 Sauchiehall Street
Glasgow G2 3JD