Translations: Storytelling form the Word to the Voice

Translations: Storytelling form the Word to the Voice
  • DATE

    Aug 23, 2014 - Sep 9, 2014

  • Venue

    The Arts House

    1 Old Parliament Lane
    Singapore 179429
  • Ticket Price
    (Exclude booking fee)
    S$10.00 - S$250.00
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The Singapore International Storytelling Festival (SISF) 2014, Asia’s longest running storytelling festival, brings you Translations: Storytelling form the Word to the Voice.

This year, SISF delves into the possibilities of storytelling in translation, which opens the door to a wider spectrum of audience and frees stories from limitations in form or language.

Highlights include the translation of Shakespeare’s works into the art form of oral storytelling with a 2-day master class to celebrate the Bard’s 450th anniversary.

The Asian premiere of Angerona: The Secret Name of Rome opens the festival with a powerful Shakespearean tale of blood and honour… Our Fringe programming kick-starts the festival with a family-friendly performance by home-grown storytellers and our outreach events take the festival on tour around the island…