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Taking our Hands of Time story project home.

Hands of Time, a story and music collaboration weaving histories and tales from Wales and Rajasthan was premiered at BtB earlier this summer, despite almost half our creative team being missing due to visa difficulties. Nevertheless, the show went on, and then transferred to Festival… Read more >

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BtB 2019 news

Dear BtB Friends and Supporters, We are extremely disappointed and sad to announce that due to circumstances beyond our control Beyond the Border Festival 2019 will no longer take place at St.Donats. Atlantic College are no longer able to host the festival that was planned… Read more >


BTB2018 Streaming Live!

If you can’t make it to Beyond the Border this weekend at St Donats we will be streaming some of the artists from the Blue Garden. This will be streamed here via Facebook Live only once. We’ve even created a little guide, so if you… Read more >


BTB Young Storyteller 2018 Competition

Inspired by the weekend? Sunday afternoon in the Story Lounge is when young storytellers aged 8-18 can tell a short story and win a £25.00 cash prize! The Competition will be hosted by Iris Skipworth, winner of the Young Storyteller of The Year 2016. There… Read more >

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BTB’s Open Mic Sessions at the Story Lounge

Coming to the BTB Birthday Barnstormer this weekend? Want to get up and tell a story while you’re there? Here’s your chance. The popular Open Mic Sessions are back at BTB this year. Hosted by some of our favourite storytellers and musicians, these sessions are… Read more >


Creative Director and Company Manager required

Towards 2019 – job opportunities with BtB Beyond The Border Wales’ International Storytelling Festival is a unique cultural event in Wales: the only international storytelling festival in the country, the leading festival of its kind in the UK, and regarded as one of the finest… Read more >