For the education sector International Storytelling offers a number of programmes. These programmes include traditonal folk and fairy tales, medieval retellings, plus biographical and historical material:
- Storytelling for all levels from kindergarten to tertiary.
- Workshops in writing and storytelling for year 4 to tertiary levels.
- Workshops for staff on using storytelling in the curriculum.
For the modern company managing communication and knowledge both internal and external, is essential. International Storytelling offers:
- Programmes for; staff development, team building, and communication.
- Development of communication and knowledge management initiatives.
Speech writing and presentation coaching
For community groups we offer a number of stories for adults and children, including some personal narratives which are similar to stand up comedy but with extra pathos. We also offer stories from many of the major religions and their holy men and women.
Andy Wright is the company's principle storyteller a world class performer having spent over 20 years telling stories to audiences in schools, theatres, and festivals throughout Europe, South America, Asia, Australia and New Zealand.
Andy is committed to helping children, adults, and organisations communicate better, discover their own stories, celebrate their own culture and the culture of others.
“His stories are simple that so many people can relate to - the glory of scoring the winning try, the horror of having a tooth knocked out, the ignominy of having to wear glasses that looked like they had been cut from the bottom of milk bottles. ..." NZ Press Association
"Able to paint pictures with his words and actions" Waikato Press