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Taos Storytelling Festival 2019
Presented By: SOMOS
Dates: October 11, 2019 - October 12, 2019
Recurrence: Recurring daily
Location: Taos
Address: 108 Civic Plaza Drive, Taos, 87571
Phone: 575-758-0081
Time: 7:00 PM to 9:00 PM
Price: Varied ticket prices for multiple events

The Taos Storytelling Festival, now in its 20th year, has grown into one of the most exciting, sweetest, thought-provoking storytelling festivals in America.

It's exciting because storytelling inspires a spectrum of emotions which will make you laugh, smile, cry, chuckle, wonder, question, listen, and engage. It's sweet because when you gather with storytellers and those who love stories a bright mode of light-hearted communication emerges, generous, open and curious. It's thought-provoking because the stories you'll hear will give you intellectual anchors like images, metaphors, lines, narratives, jokes, and wisdom which will inform your thinking for years to come.

2019 schedule:

FRIDAY, OCTOBER 11
SOMOS StorySLAM, 7:00-9:00 PM
Your StorySLAM theme is Water
SOMOS Salon Space ~ 108-B Civic Plaza Drive, Taos.
Admission is $10. Students 18 and under are free.

SATURDAY, OCTOBER 12
Youth Storytelling Workshop facilitated by James Navé, 10:00-12:00 PM
For kids of all ages, this storytelling workshop will introduce young people to the basics of storytelling.
SOMOS Salon Space ~108-B Civic Plaza Drive, Taos.
Admission is free.

Storytelling Workshop, 12:30-3:15 PM
Hidden Gems facilitated by Antonio Rocha
Transitions—the moments in a story where we shift between one thought and the next—are hidden gems tucked away in a story well told.
SOMOS Salon Space: 108-B Civic Plaza Drive, Taos.
Admission is $25 for SOMOS members, $35 non-SOMOS members. Limit 25 participants.

SOMOS Story-Swap hosted by Nash Jones, 3:30-5:30 PM
Have a story to tell? The SOMOS Story-Swap is the perfect place to test drive your story.
SOMOS Salon Space ~ 108-B Civic Plaza Drive, Taos.
Admission is free.

Grand Finale Show, 7:00-9:00 PM
Our features include Antonio Rocha, Olivia Romo, & Cisco Guevara along with the winner of the StorySLAM. Join your host and Festival Director James Navé for an evening of storytelling you’ll long remember.
The Taos Community Auditorium, 133 Paseo Del Pueblo Norte, Taos
Admission for the show is $20.

Pictured: Antonio Rocha, headliner storyteller

Taos Storytelling Festival 2019
  • 108 Civic Plaza Drive
  • Taos, 87571
  • to
  • Taos
  • Varied ticket prices for multiple events
  • Recurring daily