Title

Storytelling as Contemporary Performing Art: Introduction to the Special Issue

Document Type

Article

Publication Date

5-2008

Abstract

This special issue on Storytelling as Contemporary Performing Art deals with the art of storytelling in a wide range of community and fine art venues, from theaters to storytelling, community, or fringe performance festivals; schools; libraries; comedy clubs; arts council showcases-wherever storytelling appears in the framework of contemporary performing arts. The articles in this special edition represent a wide variety of critical perspectives on storytelling performance.