Meet The Storyteller – Baeletsi Tsatsi

#MeetTheStoryteller – Episode 8 Name: Baeletsi Tsatsi From: South Africa ***         ***      *** Baeletsi, it was such a pleasure meeting you during the 2018 edition of Sigana International Storytelling Festival. How did you get into storytelling? In 2013 a friend of mine, Mahlatsi Mokgonyana invited me to a show he had been invited to. It

Meet The Storyteller: Seung Ah Kim

#MeetTheStoryteller Episode 7 Name: Seung Ah Kim From: South Korea *** *** *** Seung Ah, what made you want to be a professional storyteller? 2007 and 2009 were the most important years to me. In 2007, during a study trip to Toronto I attended part of the Toronto Storytelling Festival, and was surprised to find

#MeetTheStoryteller – Mshai Mwangola

#MeetTheStoryteller Episode 6 Storyteller: Mshai Mwangola From: Kenya **** **** **** Karibu sana Mshai. Please describe your kind of performance. As a performance scholar, I understand “performance” to be a way of making meaning, a path of exploration into knowing. My kind of performance is characterised by three things: it emphasises the potential of the

#MeetTheStoryteller – Episode 3

Meet The Storyteller: Episode 3 Name: Marianne Christensen From: Denmark *** *** *** So, what is your story Marianne? I was born on a family farm in 1954, but grew up in different places on the island Lolland in Denmark, because my father changed from being a farmer to working as a mechanic. I was