Since 1991, Cassandra's approach to storytelling, Stories in Motion, has taken her around the globe from the heart of the rainforest to the roof of the world, to work in temples and train stations, forests and festivals, on land and at sea. Inspired by Asian interweaving artforms, she combines elements of circus, theatre and dance to create a style of storytelling that is truly her own.
“A philosopher once asked ‘are we human because we gaze at the stars, or do we gaze at them because we are human?’ Pointless, really . . . ‘Do the stars gaze back?’ Now, that’s a question” Neil Gaiman, Stardust
The Path to Creativity is a 3 day retreat in the centre of the peaceful and historic village of Airton in the Malhamdale countryside. This retreat will help you learn to use mindfulness as a tool to open up your ideas, park your cluttered thoughts and find your ‘Aha’ moment to help your creative ability soar.
Radio 4 often offers its listeners a chance to listen to its suggestions of a “good read” but each day this week it offers the “Misogyny Book Club”. This gives a chance to let listeners consider how women are represented in stories. Why, it asks in the first episode, was it Eve who was tempted in the Garden of Eden?
WIN an £8,000 prize
Always wanted to bring your story to life? Let’s make your dream come true. With £8,000 production funding guaranteed, mentoring support from us and our partners at BCre8tive.eu and crowdfunding courtesy of Crowdshed; you’d be mad not to enter our competition.
Settle Stories receives major investment from Arts Council England
It's good news story lovers! We've been awarded our third and most substantial grant to date from Arts Council England. The grant solidifies our position as an art form leader in storytelling. This is an exciting time. Our work now has the potential to reach extended audiences - potentially world wide.