We are Storytelling Toronto

An organization that has continued to teach, celebrate, and explore the art and tradition of oral storytelling.


January 27, 2018
Journeys to Canada from South and East Family Trees

with Bernice Hune & Njacko Backo

“Telling Tales in Gold Mountain” and
“The World Beyond My Village”
hosted by Donna Dudinsky

Tickets: $17 in advance or $22 at the door
Contact Karen Blair (kblairicus@gmail.com) for door reservations

Eventbrite - Journeys to Canada from South and East Family Trees

Purchase online above or pay by cheque to “Storytelling Toronto”
Send to: 173 – 601 Christie Street
Toronto ON M6G 4C7

8:00 PM at CSI Annex, 720 Bathurst Street, Toronto |  Wheelchair Accessible

Street parking is available for $2.25/hour until 9 PM, free after 9 PM. Green P parking available on Lippincott, $1.50/½ hour.

The 2018 Toronto
Storytelling Festival approaches
March 2 -4 & March 19 – 25

Click on the image and check out the programme!

The 2018 Toronto Storytelling Festival celebrates the best of local, national and international storytelling!
Opening with Storyfire and Storytelling at the Gladstone from March 2 – 4, the Festival will feature guest tellers from across Canada and around the world, welcoming Gcina Mlophe (South Africa), Eric Borrias (The Netherlands), Sahand Sahebdivani (Iran/The Netherlands), Sharon Shorty (Yukon), Duane Gastant’ Aucoin (Yukon), Jamie Oliverio (Manitoba), Judith Liberman (Turkey), Ron Evans (British Columbia), and Laura Simms (USA) from March 19 – 25. Storytellers’ Camp returns to the Festival again this year, as does a special family-friendly day of activities and storytelling!

Interested in volunteering for the Festival? Get in touch with Anna-Lynn, Volunteer Coordinator at volunteers@storytellingtoronto.org.

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Storytelling Toronto acknowledges the support of the following:

  • Ontario Arts Council
  • Toronto Arts Council
  • Canada Council for the Arts
  • Canadian Heritage