Presented as part of Tellit – the UK's first ever festival of true-life storytellingThe Quest is a showcase of the best true-life storytellers, handpicked from all the major storytelling clubs from around the UK including The Moth, Spark, Speak Easy, Flashlight, Narativ and Natural Born Storytellers. Stories are meant to be shared and if you've got a story to tell, you should tell it.
Each storytelling club hosted a Round where one storyteller was chosen to take part in this event which is the flagship event of Tellit Festival and draws the week-long programme of true-life storytelling to a close.
The Storytellers tonight are:
- Francesca Alberry
Winner of The Moth's first GrandSLAM final in London in June
- Safiya Kamaria Kinshasa
Chosen by her fellow storytellers at Speak Easy Story Slam in Bristol in August
- Tom Kane
Chosen by his fellow storytellers at The Canvas Cafe, London in September
- Ashwini Agrawal
Chosen by his fellow storytellers at Natural Born Storytellers in Camden Town in September
- Ruth Graham
Chosen by a panel at Flashlight in Birmingham in September
- Cecily Nash
Chosen by her fellow storytellers from Narativ