Nouvelles et Événements

Nouvelles 2017

OST Volunteer named Volunteer of the Year

2017-12-14
Pat Holloway,
Ottawa Festivals Volunteer of the Year Winner
 
Ottawa StoryTellers (OST) volunteer, Pat Holloway, was named “Volunteer of the Year” at Ottawa Festivals’ Momentum613  on Friday, November 24. This award, open to all members of Ottawa Festivals Network, comes with a cash prize of $1000 donated by Scotia Wealth Management. 

World Storytelling Day Grants

2017-11-23
World Storytelling Day Grants

SC-CC is now accepting proposals for grants to help cover costs for World Storytelling Day events! Get your submissions in by November 30th!

Learn more here: https://www.storytellers-conteurs.ca/en/recognition-and-awards/world-storytelling-day.html

Congrès 2018 SCCC artist propositions

2017-11-02
Congrès 2018 SCCC artist propositions

 Congrès de Storytellers of Canada - Conteurs du Canada,
du 4 au 8 juillet 2018 à Peterborough, en Ontario


Mnaadendamin bezhig miigo dibishkoo ezhi-min-dendimindwaa kina


The Honour of One is the Honour of All

L'honneur de l'un est l'honneur de tous

  

Le thème du congrès 2018 de SC-CC amènera conteurs et auditeurs à découvrir ensemble comment renforcer l’art du conte oral par l’intermédiaire de diverses applications, techniques et approches utilisant la tradition orale. Nous sollicitons des propositions de conteurs professionnels d’expérience pour ce prochain congrès, qui se tiendra du 4 au 8 juillet 2018 à Peterborough, en Ontario. Le comité de programmation est particulièrement intéressé à recevoir des propositions d’artistes des Premières Nations, Métis et Inuit. 

Nous lançons un appel à tous les conteurs autochtones!

2017-10-30
Nous lançons un appel à tous les conteurs autochtones!

Nous lançons un appel à tous les conteurs autochtones!


Êtes-vous un conteur autochtone, ou connaîssez-vous quelqu’un qui l’est?


Le Comité Aviseur Autochtone des Conteurs du Canada a besoin de vous!

Conference Radio Quilts 2017

2017-10-13
Your 2017 conference Radio Quilts have arrived! This year your radio team has tried something a little different, showing you just what the Rover Network can do. Is it possible to have two SC-Radio-CC producers host the same show from two different provinces? It sure is!

UBC Course on Reconciliation

2017-10-10

This is a great online course available from UBC, recommended by SC-CC's board president. Important information as we work through reconciliation. 

http://pdce.educ.ubc.ca/Reconciliation/?utm_source=PDCE-newsletter&utm_medium=email&utm_campaign=newsletter

The Story of Isobel Gunn - October 19, 2017

2017-09-21

The Story Of

ISOBEL GUNN

Featuring Award-winning Storyteller

Deborah Dunleavy

 

Libretto by Deborah Dunleavy

Music by Howard Alexander


Thursday Tickets: $15 at the door

October 19, 2017 Christ United Church

7:00 pm (Doors open at 6:30) Lyn


Information * 613-926-5510*  *teller2go@gmail.com*


Creation of  "Isobel Gunn" made possible by a grant from Canad Council for the Arts

 

Artist's Toolbox: Exploring Identity Through Writing workshop, Toronto

2017-09-19

The role of writing in promoting well being is an emerging field in personal and professional development. Use writing exercises as an avenue to promote reflection, self-expression and insight into our professional identities as artists.


More info can be found here: http://artistshealth.com/workshops/writing-identity/

 


Ontario Arts Council Indigenous Culture Fund programs now open

2017-09-19
Toronto, September 15, 2017 – Applications are now available for all three funding programs under the Indigenous Culture Fund (ICF). The ICF programs for individuals and organizations have been established to support First Nations, Inuit and Métis communities, culture and way of life.

Survey | Sondage 15/09/17

2017-09-18
Greetings!   Salutations!

Names of members voting on the motion below will be recorded but not circulated. A majority from the returned survey votes is needed to approve or reject a motion. The chair (president) shall not exercise a vote except to break a tie.

Nous noterons les noms des membres qui se prononceront sur la proposition ci-après mais ne les divulguerons pas. La proposition sera adoptée ou rejetée selon la majorité des votes reçus en réponse à ce sondage. La présidente ne peut voter, sauf en cas d'égalité des voix.

À cet effet, nous vous demandons donc de remplir le questionnaire en ligne avant le 18 septembre 2017:

Please complete this survey online by September 18, 2017:
 

https://www.surveymonkey.com/r/BVTSJBJ


Merci à tous!  Thank you!

Soirée nationale du conte

2017-09-15
Soirée nationale du conte

SC-CC is pleased to announce the successful grant proposals for Canadian Storytelling Night (CSN) event funding assistance! 

The Nelson Storytelling Guild, TALES Calgary, the Saskatoon Storytelling Guild, Storytelling Orillia, and Toronto'sYork Storytelling Guild will be receive assistance for their CSN events. We can't wait for CSN on November 4th!

Memorial for Hildy Cronin

2017-09-14
There will be a memorial and celebration of the life of
Hildy Cronin
arranged by her family

Sunday, September 17 at 2:00 pm
Morningside-High Park Presbyterian Church
#4 Morningside Avenue

StorySave Fundraiser - Evening of Stories with Louise Profeit-LeBlanc

2017-09-13
StorySave Fundraiser - Evening of Stories with Louise Profeit-LeBlanc


Evening of Stories with Louise Profeit-LeBlanc


Date: September 16, 2017

Time: 7:30 - 8:30pm

Location: Toronto Baha’i Centre, 288 Bloor St. West

Sponsor: Storytellers of Canada/Conteurs du Canada

Tickets:  ‘Pay What You Can’ 


Donations in Memory of Jan Andrews

2017-09-12
Donations in Memory of Jan Andrews

Yesterday afternoon in Ottawa, the many friends and family of master storyteller and SC-CC founding member, Jan Andrews gathered to celebrate her life and work.

In Jan Andrew’s memory, her partner, Jennifer Cayley, has suggested donations can be made in Jan's memory to Storytellers of Canada - Conteurs du Canada, or to the Alpine Club of Canada. To donate to SC-CC either online or via cheque, visit https://www.storytellers-conteurs.ca/en/donate-now.html

Conseil des Arts du Canada - Facebook en direct - Fonds Stratégie numérique

2017-09-11
Soyez des nôtres cette semaine (dès demain!) pour nos séances Facebook en direct à propos du nouveau fonds Stratégie numérique. Faites-nous parvenir vos questions!

Dale Jarvis' Haunted Ground Book Launch in St. John's

2017-09-11
Dale Jarvis' Haunted Ground Book Launch in St. John'sPlease join us for the official launch of Haunted Ground: Ghost Stories from the Rock by Dale Jarvis on Wednesday, September 27, at 7:00 pm at Chapters (70 Kenmount Road, St. John’s).

Un mot de la présidente

2017-09-05
Un mot de la présidente

 2017 septembre - Un mot de la présidente

Chers membres de SC-CC,

            C’est avec une immense tristesse que je vous annonce le décès soudain de Jan Andrews, survenu le samedi 2 septembre 2017. Conteuse d’expérience, auteure accomplie, elle fut l’un des membres fondateurs de Storytellers of Canada-Conteurs du Canada. En 2016, elle a été décorée de l’Ordre du Canada pour ses nombreuses contributions au domaine des arts.

Celebrate the Toronto Launch of Marylyn Peringer's StorySave CD!

2017-08-22
Celebrate the Toronto Launch of Marylyn Peringer's StorySave CD!The CD’s official Ontario launch is Sunday September 24th, from 2:30 to 4:30 pm at the Centrefor Social Innovation (Annex location) at 720 Bathurst St., Toronto. It is open to the public.

Festival Bois et forêt - Riceville (Plantagenet Sud) 10 Septembre 2017

2017-08-22

Cercle des Conteurs de l’Est ontarien: 

Festival Bois et forêt - Riceville (Plantagenet Sud) 

DIMANCHE 10 SEPTEMBRE 2017 DE 10H À 16H

PRÉSENTATION DES AUTEURS-CONTEURS DU CCEO

SC-CC Ontario Members' Gathering

2017-08-22
SC-CC Ontario Members' Gathering

SC-CC's 2017-2018 Ontario team of representatives is Janet LeRoy, June Brown and Betty Bennett, and they are thrilled to announce an Ontario members' gathering in Toronto this September!

SC-CC Gathering in Toronto  

  Sunday September 17th. 2-5pm

Grand Pre Acadian Festival 2017, August 10 to 13

2017-08-07


Grand Pre Acadian Festival 2017, August 10 to 13

For those who will surround themselves in Acadian and Mi'kmaq culture ...

Check the website for details and complete schedule - www.grandpre2017.ca

True Stories of Sports: Raconteurs Storytelling

2017-07-18
Scoring the final touchdown, discovering your inner jock, joining a local rec league -- We're sharing true stories of SPORTS this August at Raconteurs!

Premier festival de contes à Sudbury

2017-07-17
Le cœur du festival sera composé de deux soirées de contes avec 4 conteurs chacune, les 13 et 14 octobre. Le 13 octobre, la soirée s’intitule : Nos Racines”. La seconde soirée, Nos Cultures, sera à saveur multiculturelle. Les deux soirées se dérouleront à la salle de spectacle du Collège Boréal. Ce premier festival se déroule dans le cadre des célébrations du 150eanniversaire du Canada, mais espère devenir un événement récurrent.

Special New Membership Rate Now Available!

2017-07-07

Thinking of becoming a new member of Storytellers of Canada? Our special 25th anniversary new members rate is now available! Only $25 for any new member (not renewing) until summer 2018! And don't forget that for this year as well, new membership fees for Indigenous tellers are waived. 

Visit the Join page for more information: https://www.storytellers-conteurs.ca/en/join-or-renew-now.html

Special Rates for New Members!

2017-06-27
Special Rates for New Members!

Thinking of becoming a new member of Storytellers of Canada? Our special 25th anniversary new members rate will kick in in early July! Only $25 for any new member (not renewing) until summer 2018! And don't forget that for this year as well, new membership fees for Indigenous tellers are waived. 

Watch SC-CC's website and Facebook page for the launch of these special membership packages!

Mardi du Conte /Telling Tuesday 3 OCTOBRE 2017

2017-06-20
La mission de Conteurs du Canada se lit comme suit: «Par l'art du conte, Conteurs du Canada relie les gens, reflète les cultures et inspire la découverte.» Storytelling Orillia prend ce message à cœur, avec des histoires qui viennent du cœur, à l'occasion de rencontres du Cercle des conteurs ou lors d'événements divers. Bob Graham a proposé une nouvelle manière bien excitante de se connecter par le biais des histoires et c'est ainsi que le Mardi du Conte a été inauguré le 18 octobre 2016 à Orillia.

Le Festival interculturel du conte du Québec change de nom !

2017-06-12

Le Festival interculturel du conte du Québec change de nom !

Le Festival interculturel du conte du Québec, premier et plus grand festival de contes au Québec, présentera sa quatorzième édition du 20 au 29 octobre 2017.  Cette édition se déroulera sous le signe du changement, d’abord  en adoptant un nouveau nom : le Festival interculturel du conte de Montréal.

Conference Survey

2017-06-09
Afin d’améliorer la qualité de cet événement annuel, nous souhaitons recevoir les commentaires de nos membres. 

20 Year anniversary of St. John's Haunted Hike

2017-06-09
2017 marks the 20th anniversary of the St. John’s Haunted Hike! Join the Haunted Hike founder, storyteller, and folklorist Dale Jarvis, for a special behind-the-scenes tour exploring the history of the Hike since 1997.

Phyllis Walker

2017-06-06
Phyllis Walker

SC-CC is saddened to share the news of the passing of Phyllis Walker, one of our wonderful and accomplished members. 

http://www.legacy.com/obituaries/thestar/obituary.aspx?n=phyllis-walker&pid=185695404&fhid=11161

Canadian Literature Pitch

2017-06-05
Writers! CanLitPit (Canadian Literature Pitch) will return on Wednesday, July 12, 2017. Last February, #CanLitPit became the #3 trend on Twitter with over 510 pitches posted from Canadian writers across the country. #CanLitPit received support from The Vancouver Writers Festival and Word on the Street Toronto which established the event as a can't miss opportunity for Canadian writers.

Big News from Toronto's Raconteurs Storytelling!

2017-05-24

We're making a storytelling TV SHOW!!!

Raconteurs Storytelling and Fibe TV1 are teaming up to produce a TV show featuring Toronto's true stories told live on stage!

Fibe TV1 will be broadcasting our show Canada-wide. This is an amazing opportunity to bring storytelling to a wider audience!

We’re looking for 12 storytellers to tell 7-10 minute stories, plus 6 storytellers to share 3-5 minute stories, to be turned into 6 episodes to air on Fibe TV1!


Congratulations to SC-CC Member Dave Paddon!

2017-05-19
Congratulations to Dave Paddon, whose children’s book Ralph, Flying Hound has been named one of the Top Ten Recommended Reads in the 2017 TD Summer Reading Club, the country’s largest bilingual summer reading program for children. This hilarious dog-bites-helicopter tale, illustrated by alex kolano and published by Running the Goat Books & Broadsides Inc., will have readers of all ages cheering for Ralph, one persistent pup.  


Congratulations Louise Profeit-Leblanc!

2017-05-01
Congratulations Louise Profeit-Leblanc!

Storytellers of Canada - Conteurs du Canada wishes to extend our hearty congratulations to SC-CC member, Yukon Regional Coordinator, and member of the SC-CC Indigenous Advisory Council Louise Profeit-Leblanc who has been honoured as one of the winners of the REVEAL Indigenous Art Awards.




Vote For the Next World Storytelling Day Theme!

2017-04-27
Vote For the Next World Storytelling Day Theme!Calling all storytellers and lovers of a good story: we need your help to pick the themes for the next two World Storytelling Days! Check out the list, and PICK TWO of your favourite themes. Voting closes on 7 May 2017.

https://goo.gl/forms/61tIwhBHtFhB9pmu2

Please vote, and then share this message/link with your storytelling contacts.

A Special Request for the Marylyn Peringer StorySave Project

2017-04-03
A Special Request for the Marylyn Peringer StorySave ProjectThis is a special request for financial support for the StorySave recording of stories by Marylyn Peringer. The project has a funding shortfall, and we need your help!

Congratulations Jim St. Clair!

2017-02-23
Congratulations Jim St. Clair!

StorySave teller, educator and historian Jim. St. Clair is being recognized by Heritage Trust of Nova Scotia for his "contributions to built and cultural heritage" on the island.

Learn more in this CBC article. Congratulations Jim!

To learn more about Jim and his work, or to access his StorySave recording, click here.


Halifax Storytelling Workshops!

2017-02-21

Storytelling Workshops

Professional Storytellers in partnership with the Storytellers Circle of Halifax

The Storytellers Circle of Halifax strives to preserve the long established tradition of storytelling in Nova Scotia. It promotes the art of oral storytelling by nurturing and inspiring both seasoned and novice tellers, and by providing opportunities for tellers and listeners of all ages, cultures, and communities to come together to share and experience the power of stories. 

StorySave Benefit for Marylyn Peringer Project - February 17

2017-02-16
StorySave Benefit for Marylyn Peringer Project - February 17

Friday, February 17

StorySave Benefit

This year’s StorySave project is a CD collection of stories told by Toronto's own Marylyn Peringer. All proceeds of the evening will go to StorySave; tax receipts will be provided for donations over $20. The evening's program will follow our usual open stage format, except for a spot reserved for Marylyn herself. For more information on StorySave or to make a donation online, click here.

Canada Council Arts Abroad Travel Funds

2017-02-13
Did you know that you can apply for travel funds from Canada Council for the Arts, as an individual artist? There is no deadline, but you must apply in advance of your travel. Take advantage of this fantastic fund today, and get out there! 
http://canadacouncil.ca/funding/grants/arts-abroad

Additional Master Class Date Added for Conference 2017!

2017-02-13
Additional Master Class Date Added for Conference 2017!

SCCC and TALES are happy to announce that we are adding an additional date for Marva Blackmore's Conference Master Class. 

The first date of Tuesday May 23rd has sold out but we now have an additional date for the class on Monday May 22nd!

Learn more about the class, Conference, and how to register here:

https://www.storytellers-conteurs.ca/en/conference/Edmonton-2017-Conference.html


FREE Introductory Workshop to Storytelling at Conference 2017!

2017-02-13
FREE Introductory Workshop	to Storytelling at Conference 2017!

On Wednesday May 24th from 9am until noon, Mary Ann Lippiatt and TALES will be offering a free introductory workshop on Storytelling, called "A Story In My Pocket". Register soon to be sure you get a spot!

Email SCCCworkshop@shaw.ca to register!


St. John's Storytelling Festival Call for Submissions

2017-01-24
St. John's Storytelling Festival Call for Submissions

Storytellers! The St. John's Storytelling Festival is now accepting submissions to tell at their festival in October. Successful applicants will have travel paid along with their storytelling payment. 

The deadline for submissions is March 15, 2017. 

Learn more here: https://www.facebook.com/notes/st-johns-storytelling-festival/deadline-march-15-2017/1268298103240924

House Concert to Benefit StorySave Project

2017-01-16

SHARING THE STORIES OF OUR GREAT CANADIAN TELLERS


ATT STORYSAVE HOUSE CONCERT



Please join us for:


An evening of storytelling with Jennifer Ferris and Lee Porteous


Friday, January 27, 2017 at 7:30pm


Call for TALES Storytelling Festival Proposals

2017-01-02
The TALES Storytelling Festival, in conjunction with the SC-CC 2017 conference team, invites proposals to tell at our evening concerts.

SC-CC Founding Member Jan Andrews Appointed to the Order of Canada

2017-01-02
SC-CC Founding Member Jan Andrews Appointed to the Order of Canada

Storytellers of Canada - Conteurs du Canada wishes to extend our heartiest congratulations to Jan Andrews on her recent appointment as a member of the Order of Canada. 

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