Monday, October 14, 2013

Simon Oats and Ladders to the Moon 2013

Storytelling Australia welcomes Simon Oats.

Simon Oats is a storyteller, musician, singer, songwriter and teacher. Simon came to traditional storytelling via acting; he trained at the Victorian College of the Arts before touring Europe with physical theatre company, 5 Angry Men. He is also the author of Storytelling for Intercultural Connections - a handbook for Australian schools.

Simon's acclaimed show, Orpheus in the Underworld in now available for download HERE

A passionate member of the Australian Storytelling revival, Simon is the co-creator of Ladders to the Moon, a monthly night of traditional storytelling in Melbourne. Ladders to the Moon is fast becoming the place where storytellers connect in Melbourne, sharing tales, enjoying wine and working to raise the standard and profile of oral storytelling. This is Simon captured on video closing the October night of classy tale telling.



Simon maintains a terrific website full of information about his journey as a teller of tales, videos and booking details  HERE

1 comment:

  1. This is a beautiful piece of text by Clarissa Pinkola Estes, a cantadora (storyteller) who wrote Women That Run With The Wolves and many other fabulous books and talks. Simon delivers it beautifully. A fitting end to a night of tales!

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