What David Does

David is an international storyteller, teacher trainer and writer of educational resources. He appears at major conferences and festivals as well as more intimate events in Britain and around the world.

He tells stories from the world’s oral cultures with a belief in the power of storytelling to bring people together.

David runs storytelling courses and workshops for teachers and storytellers from diverse backgrounds and with different levels of experience. He also offers one-to-one storytelling coaching.


David’s global storytelling project in partnership with RAMM, the Exeter museum, is Around the World in 88 Tales

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David is the author of the Teacher Development book Storytelling With Our Students: Techniques for telling tales from around the world.

David is also the author of many practical articles and chapters on creative teaching ideas as well as the Teacher Resource book Spontaneous Speaking: Drama activities for confidence and fluency.

His main interests are in student creativity and celebrating cultural diversity through story telling and drama – explore David’s YouTube Channel.

David is an active member of the Creativity Group.

He is also a member of the Society for Storytelling.