The International
School of Storytelling

Welcome to the UK's largest selection of storytelling courses

A storyteller is more than a teller of tales. Storytellers are entertainers, teachers and healers with a long spiritual tradition. To be true to this tradition requires ongoing renewal and inspiration.

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“STORYTELLING BEYOND WORDS” is our new flagship course, a 12 week training in the art and craft of storytelling aiming to prepare you to carry the spoken word and a lively imagination into your communities and places of work.  Click here for more details.

Our new 12 weeks course offered in partnership with Emerson College, Storytelling Beyond Words 2017, is now full! Applications for Storyltelling Beyond Words 2018 will open 10th January 2017!

We offer a range of different courses:

Longer and intensive courses

Weekend and short  courses

~ Worldwide courses 

Running for the second year! – one week “What the I can see - portraiture and autobiographical storytelling” with Roi Gal-Or and Rachel Miller. Exploring the discipline of classical portraiture alongside telling stories from our own lives we will refine and expand our ability to see ourselves and the world.  Here is an invitation for you to start the New Year with some fresh colours in a fun, challenging and meaningful artistic adventure.

Now live! A wonderful offering of workshops from Shonaleigh including her renowned week long residential offered with Simon Heywood, Creative Writing and Narrative Arts.

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Read our Autumn 2016 Newsletter It includes a tribute to the wonderful Sue Hollingsworth and information about our new courses including the new 3 month course Storytelling Beyond Words with Roi Gal Or and Karmit Even-Zur