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

Love In The Shadows

Love In The Shadows

Apr 7, 2016 | No Comments

With

Sally Pomme Clayton

Friday 7th April, 7:30pm

Chillingham Arms
Chillingham Road
Heaton
Newcastle upon Tyne
Tyne and Wear
NE6 5XN

 

Dust off  your heart, dance with the devil.

Kiss in the dark, a romantic revel.

Under the stars,

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The Moon’s Two Wives and other tales for dark times

The Moon’s Two Wives and other tales for dark times

May 5, 2016 | 6 Comments

With

Helen East & Rick Wilson

Friday 5th May, 7:30pm

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

Storyteller Helen East and percussionist Rick Wilson, major figures in the storytelling revival, create a dynamic combination …

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Gone Cuckoo

Gone Cuckoo

Jun 2, 2016 | One Comment

 With

Joshua & Malcolm Green

Friday 2nd June, 7:30pm

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

Stories and Songs of a Secret Messenger

It’s shortly after dawn at RAF Fyingdales on the North York …

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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.