Storytelling Performances in Schools

This is a quick update on the project’s outreach efforts, which have been going well over the winter. A number of participants are based in Oxford and have been regularly performing together. We have taken our tales to a number of local primary schools – for a term we took part in a regular afterschool story club, and we have also organised plenty of one-off sessions.

Initially the project was aimed at Key Stage 2 (age 7-11) schoolchildren. In addition to KS2, we have also performed for Key Stage 3 (age 11-14). We have all really enjoyed performing to both of these age groups, not least forstudents’ extraordinarily creative responses and queries about our stories. Continue reading