Teacher(s): Felicity Markdal
Stories are one of the most powerful things that humanity has developed, we simply would not exist without it, no big bang, no God without stories! No matter what you imagine doing with your future life, being a better storyteller will get you there, from winning the Olympics to starting your own business, from falling in love to being a published author, Storytelling has the answer!
In this Folk High School World Storytelling class, we learn how to tell stories in a whole variety of different ways, through our voices, our body movements, shadows and so much more. You understand the tricks of good storytelling. This Folk High School Class will help you understand how stories work but also how to become a better storyteller.
We work with music, dance, shadow puppetry, bodypaint, words and so much more to tell our own as well as the stories of the world around us. Understanding how story works, how we become better storytellers and changing the world one story at a time.