How to participate in future rounds

We are always looking for new tellers and new languages.
Do you have a favourite story which fits one of our themes?

Check our calendar for dates and themes.

Submission procedure
1. Download our video guidelines and our Letter of Engagement.  For further recording support, check this video on Richard’s extensive page.

2. Send us a sample (30 sec.) of your story for the round on video, the completed and signed Letter of Engagement, together with a short bio and photo. Please respect the deadline for each video.

3. If your performance has been selected among those for that round, we will contact you in time for you to record the whole story.

4. Share Storyflix, and feel free to invite your fellow storytellers.

Calendar of planned rounds

Round 2: New Beginnings

an open call on the theme of this year’s World Storytelling Day

  • Launch date: 20th March 2021
  • Story: any story in any European language fitting the theme
  • Submission deadline for sample: 20th Feb. 2021

Round 3: (Theme to be decided)

  • Launch date: late April
  • Story:
  • Submission deadline: early April

Round 4: (Theme to be decided)

  • Launch date: late May
  • Story:
  • Submission deadline: early May

Round 5: (Theme to be decided)

  • Launch date: late July
  • Story:
  • Submission deadline: early July

Round 6: (Hallowe’en)

  • Launch date: late October
  • Story:
  • Submission deadline: early October

Round 7: (Christmas)

  • Launch date: shortlybefore Christmas
  • Story:
  • Submission deadline: early December

Contact us

To find out more, send us a message with “Participation query” in the subject box.

Video submissions should be sent via WeTransfer.

We look forward to hearing from you.