Updated 10 OCT 2020
Hi! I am a Singaporean storyteller – a member of the Merdeka generation (!), I was born here to Welsh parents, grew up in Uk but returned in 1978 and have lived here ever since.
A former drama teacher, I discovered storytelling in 1998 and started telling professionally soon after.
I founded the 398.2 Storytelling Festival in 2015 to showcase our local community of tellers, and through our work with Story Connection Ltd, which
Together with Sheila Wee and Jeeva Raghunath, I set up the Federation of Asian Storytellers (FEAST) in 2018 to promote the art of oral tellers in Asia. I am actively involved in hosting its monthly webinar programme, as well as the publication of FEAST’s annual folktale anthology.
Access is an important issue for me and I am proud to be an active member of the Access Arts Hub. I am also a trained Audio Describer providing the service for vision-
I am also a popular audio-
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My Sonnet on WILLIAM SHAKEPEARE won the 6th Bhopal SHAKSPEARE FESTIVAL Bard on the Podcast competiton on the 23rd April! Listen or read
HOLIDAY PROGRAMMES (online delivery)
2 practical writing programmes with playful, visual stimuli
Age group: P3 -
23/24/25 November; 10am -
30/11; 1+2 Dec 10am -
$115 Includes a set of Story Dice + p&p)
for details and course outline email Roger
Watch/listen to me AUDIO DESCRIBE The Pitch, a comic Singaporean film about the impact of covid on our local theatre scene with Ivan Heng, Adrian Pang and Gaurav Kripalani.
“The Pitch is great I really like it. Roger’s tone and intonation is wonderful -
Singapore Writer’s Festival 2020: Bi-