London's storytelling nights

Recently, a new trend for storytelling events strictly for adult tastes has emerged in the capital. They straddle the cabaret and literary worlds, finding unconventional ways to convey short stories to an audience. Here's our pick of the regular and one-off events taking place in the coming weeks

  • London's storytelling nights

    A storyteller captures imaginations at The Wapping Project

    • Storytails

      FREE

      The Birdcage

      Monthly storytelling evening with readings by professional and would-be professional authors. To submit a story for a future evening, call or email info@gabriellaapicella.com. Stories will be published on the website, with the possibility of live podcasts in future. Donations towards the organisation of the event are welcome; all profits will be given to a local charity, selected monthly. Read more

  • Wapping Project Book Talks

    Every Thurs, The Wapping Project, Wapping Hydraulic Power Station, Wapping Wall, E1W 3SG

    Chats by interesting authors for 16 privileged listeners - in a greenhouse. Read more

  • Spark London

    Nov 16, Canal Café Theatre, Little Venice, W2 6ND

    Storytellers from car dealers to bankers share true stories. Read more