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The Craft of the Storyteller

Mentored by Roi Gal-Or
Organisation links:
Emerson College
Location address: Forest Row, RH18 5JX
Chosen age group:

For ages: 18+ years

Available tickets:
Standard £780
Next date: None - message Mentor to express interest


4 weekends of in-depth exploration of storytelling, voice, movement, connection, improvisation, authenticity and presence: with Roi Gal-or. A storyteller is more than a teller of tales; from the dawn of time, storytellers have been the teachers and guides, the entertainers, advocates of change and healers of humanity. In this part-time course over 4 weekends, we will explore the Art and Craft of the storyteller, working on story structure, voice, gesture, movement, connection and audience awareness, spontaneity and improvisation, authenticity and presence. In a playful, supportive and encouraging environment we will discover the depth and richness of the oral tradition, how to build a repertoire as a storyteller, and how the art of storytelling can transform our own lives and the communities around us. We will be focusing each weekend on a different type of story and learn various techniques and skills needed to tell it. The course will include opportunities to share and perform st...

Roi Gal-Or
Roi Gal-Or is an internationally acclaimed performing storyteller and workshop leader publicly recognised for his unique playful and profound way of teaching storytelling over the last 18 years. Roi is the co-founder of the International School of Storytelling based at Emerson College, England. He teaches the use of storytelling in service of the environment education, healing, peace and reconciliation. Roi works with the power of stories and the imagination to inspire connection and social transformation, foster vision, possibility, community and personal development. www.

Learning aims

To know how to remember stories for an oral telling and learn how to share them with confidence and skill.

Strengths to develop

Storytelling is not just about the words that you use, but the emphasis you bring to each word. The larger part of communication is non-verbal. movement, gestures and flow can really bring a story to life.

What's provided


Basic DBS

Risk Assessment

Public Liability Insurance

First Aid Training

First Aid Kit

Smoke Detector

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we'll be

Emerson College, Hartfield Road, Forest Row, East Sussex, RH18 5JX

Pricing information

Ticket: Standard £780

Pricing information


My experience consists of a leisure activity, on a specific date(s), and therefore the 14-day ‘cooling off period’ under the Consumer Contracts Regulations 2013 does not apply.

No refunds are given except in the case of a cancellation by the Mentor.

A deposit of £100 is due with your booking to secure your place on the course. If you cancel within the first 14 days the deposit will be refunded unless you have started the course, after this period the deposit is non- refundable. The balance is due 30 days before course begins and is non-refundable. If you cancel after this point then at the course leader’s discretion, it may be possible to transfer your balance payment, minus an admin fee, to a future course.


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