2012 Festival a great success! Roll on 2014!

The last of the tents have been packed away, the site get-out crew hosed down after a punishing final few days pulling equipment out of the mud, the lost property (most of it) reunited with its owners, the skips and the portaloos returned, and even… Read more >

L to R: Jaipur Brass; Chirine El Ansary; Ritu Verna

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The Princess Searching (from The Sea Hare)

200 years of Grimm’s

BTB celebrates the 200th anniversary of the publication of Grimm’s Fairy Tales with a major education project for young people in South Wales.  See our Projects page for more details….

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Arts Council backs BTB

The Arts Council of Wales has awarded a grant of £28,000 from its new Festivals Fund to Beyond The Border Wales International Storytelling Festival, for outreach activities, education projects and audience development work in 2011/2012. Projects include working with young teenagers in Rhondda Cynon Taf,… Read more >

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BTB wins Euro Award

Beyond The Border is one of five European Storytelling Festivals to have won an award under the Grundtvig Scheme – which aims to help develop adult education and enable more people to undertake learning experiences in other European countries. Over the next two years, BTB will… Read more >

Audience in Blue Garden, St Donats

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Caravan crowd (Large)

The Festival Is Coming!

We’ll be finalising dates and venue for BTB 2012 any day now.  More news as soon as we have it…