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

One Eye In The “Otherworld”

One Eye In The “Otherworld”

Feb 2, 2015 | No Comments

With Malcolm Green and Roberta Ritson

Tuesday 2nd February 2016, 7.00pm
St Oswins Church, Church Road, Wylam, NE41 8AT

An engaging evening of captivating Northumbrian Tales, shared and delivered with style and flair by professional storyteller Malcolm Green and the …

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Loves Labours Lost and Gained

Loves Labours Lost and Gained

Feb 5, 2015 | No Comments

With Chris Bostock 

Friday 5th February, 7.30pm  

The Chillingham Arms, Heaton,
Newcastle upon Tyne

Chris tells love stories from across the world – tales of loves found and love unrequited, to help celebrate national storytelling week.

Taking stories from near

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Saturday Morning Stories

Saturday Morning Stories

Feb 6, 2015 | No Comments

With Chris Bostock

Saturday 6th February, 10:30

Northern Stage
Newcastle upon Tyne 

Join Chris Bostock, the Storyteller, on the first Saturday of every month, for a journey of discovery and dreaming, with lots of participation and plenty of fun. Features …

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They Live In Their Stories: The Legacy Of Friends

They Live In Their Stories: The Legacy Of Friends

Mar 4, 2015 | No Comments

With  David Campbell

Friday 4th March7.30pm

The Chillingham Arms, Heaton,
Newcastle upon Tyne

Like a seasoned malt whisky connoisseur David Campbell presents an evening of stories distilled from his favourite storytellers.

David Campbell, known internationally as a popular …

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Film report of Tales of the Forgotten North

Her 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

Chris Bostock announces second year of Snow Bear

Chris’ winter show with Ken Patterson will tour again November 2015 – January 2016.
More information here.

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.