Market Place, Settle, BD24 9ED
Storytelling Training for Adults
The Storyteller's Art course is now FULLY BOOKED. There are still places to attend single workshops. Follow the links below.
We’re driven to tell stories. But, how do we harness their power to develop engaging performance?
Canadian Storyteller Olivia Olsen brings one of Alan Bennett’s most revered monologues to life.
A focused study and practice of voice. This workshop will strenghten and underpin your future work as a storyteller and performer.
Discover how to create a performance from real events. Tom Barnes of 2Magpies Theatre will show you how by using anecdotes, transcripts and real events. Tom has told real life stories and produced theatre to great acclaim including Ventoux, The Litvinenko Project (as seen at the 2016 Settle Stories Festival), and Last Resort.
How do you find and choose the right material to develop your own performance piece?
Building on our February workshop What's a Story, Founding Director of Settle Stories, Sita Brand, will show you how.
Improvisation with Playful Being
Start by saying ‘yes.’
Unlock your ideas, boost your confidence and put more play into your performance.
Mel Taylor of Playful Being will guide you through the fundamental skills of improv. You'll begin by playing games, learning techniques and building up scenes and stories together in the moment.
Every performer has a secret repertoire of warm-up exercises. What's yours?
Build on it, or start from scratch as Sita Brand, Founding Director or Settle Stories, guides you through the essentials of how to mentally and physically prepare for performance.