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Thoughts on Tandem Telling and Story Theatre

When we hear the word “storyteller”, often that brings to mind someone sitting quietly on a stool on stage or a person spinning tales around a campfire. Although many tellers rely on call-and-response from the audience, storytelling on the whole is a solitary art.
There is another form of telling that calls for two (or more) tellers. This is sometimes known as “Tandem” telling. There are many ways to do this, perhaps as many as there are storytelling duos.