22-24 June 2018
We are very excited to offer you a very special storytelling retreat in a charming organic farm outside Leiden. This retreat is an extended and more immersive version of our regular Storytelling Journey workshop.
It will be summer so why not treat yourself with 2.5 days break away from the hustle and bustle.
This is the retreat for you who are interested in exploring your own personal story with people from around the world and to learn more about the powers of storytelling.
Friday: Welcome dinner and intro to the retreat
Saturday: Intro to storytelling. Rediscovering and reflecting your stories
Sunday: Tools and techniques of storytelling. Writing and sharing stories.
Tools: Peer-coaching, reflection, writing, sharing, visualisation, and other creative activities.
There will be two people in each room, with single beds. Same gender in each room.
Delicious organic food from the farm (vegetarian/vegan/gf can be accommodated.
Be quick, as spots are VERY limited.
HOW TO JOIN:
4 spots can be reserved for €299 for the whole weekend, which includes 2 nights accommodation in shared a double room, 2 breakfasts, 2 lunches and 2 dinners, all materials, tea/coffee and snacks. Instantly secure and pay for a regular spot by click on the orange button.
4 spots are sponsored by WIJDOENMEE for people with a refugee status who need a scholarship. A small fee of €40 will be asked to reserve the spot, which includes 2 nights accommodation in shared a double room, 2 breakfasts, 2 lunches and 2 dinners, all materials, tea/coffee and snacks, and transportation costs. Apply for SCHOLARSHIPS here: https://pocketstories.typeform.com/to/F58cTQ
You will be notified by 30th May, whether or not you have been successful.
In collaboration with Oldoez Moradi.
30 June 2018
Everybody has a story to tell. However, each story brings its own bias. Join us to explore your own journey, learn how to tell a powerful story, and challenge your stereotypes and prejudice during our conscious storytelling workshop at Culture Clash in the Hague.
You can expect to:
- Learn about the power of storytelling.
- Explore how our senses trigger storytelling.
- Practise storytelling performance.
- Discover personal storytelling
- Connect deeply with your peers.
It will be a full day of fun interactions and a great opportunity to make meaningful connections with people from diverse backgrounds!
This is a special collaboration between Pocket Stories and the Shah of Holland. Shah Tabib from The Shah of Holland is currently touring the Netherlands with his own show based on his personal story.
The workshop costs €49, including delicious Afghan lunch and tea/coffee/snacks. Students pay €20. There are scholarships for people with a refugee status who cannot contribute to the participation fee generously sponsored by WIJDOENMEE.
September 2018 (TBD)
Build confidence and skills to develop your own stories individually and collectively over two immersive days at De Ceuvel in Amsterdam.
DAY 1: Exploration day rediscovering your personal journey. A playful day with different individual and group activities to reflect and share.
DAY 2: Technical day where we will apply storytelling theory to your personal story. A day full of reflection, peer coaching and sharing.
Max. 14 participants. There are four scholarships of €20 which is given to, but not limited to, people with a refugee background.
Deadline: Space is limited. We accept applications on a rolling basis. The earlier you apply, the more likely are you to be accepted. Every workshop has a limited scholarships.
Next workshop will be around September 2018 (TBD)
To better understand your story in our collective story.