A Bit Crack Storytelling promotes and celebrates oral storytelling for adult audiences in the north-east of England. Run by storytellers Chris Bostock, Malcolm Green, Pascale Konyn and Pat Renton to share our delight in stories. Through regular storytelling events, projects and workshops we create platforms for audiences to enjoy the wonder of listening to a story well told.

Events coming up

The Hero Light

The Hero Light

Dec 2, 2015 | No Comments

        With

Dominic Kelly

Friday 2nd December, 7.30pm

Cobalt Studio
10-16 Boyd St
Newcastle upon Tyne
Tyne and Wear
NE2 1AP 

A Wild epic from Irish Mythology 

Ulster and Connaught: two sides of Ireland.

In these two places live two best …

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Open Night: Out With The Cold, In With The New…..

Open Night: Out With The Cold, In With The New…..

Jan 6, 2016 | No Comments

         With

    Storytellers

       Various

Friday 6th January, 7:30pm

Cobalt Studio
10-16 Boyd St
Newcastle upon Tyne
Tyne and Wear
NE2 1AP 
 

What better way to bring in the New Year than sharing stories, songs, a joke or a poem with friendly …

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 Present

A Storytelling Workshop

 

Sunday 4 December from 10.30am to 4.30pm

at 

Core Music, 14a/b Gilesgate Hexham NE46 3NJ

For anyone who ever wanted to know what 

makes a good story and how to tell it.

The day will include:

Techniques for remembering and enriching and telling stories to large or small audiences.

Presentation and performance skills as well as the use of gesture and voice.

How to discover the storyteller within you.

Led by Chris Bostock from A Bit Crack Storytelling

No previous experience is required. The workshop day will be held in a supportive environment and aims to leave you with the gift of stories to tell andplans for your own development as a teller.

Cost £60 waged      £40 unwaged

To Book contact: Penny Grennan:  01434 609300/

or Chris Bostock: 07803 582005  /chris@abitcrack.com

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Film report of Tales of the Forgotten North

Here is our final film report for Tales of the Forgotten North. This film gives you an overview of our two years spent exploring Northumberland and the North Pennines, digging deep into the earths history and uncovering new stories shared along the way. For more in depth films of each year of our journey take a look at Dreaming the Land 2013 and 2014.

https://vimeo.com/129795615

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News from A Bit Crack Tellers

Northumberland Folk Tales by Malcolm Green

With illustrations by Rachel Edwards, this book brings to life the rich history of Northumberland Folk Tales.
More information here.