Making Stories, Telling Stories! for World Storytelling Day 2013 - MoonShadow Stories
Namecards for participants to stay connected to MoonShadow Stories
Specially designed story posters to illustrate each story told
Sang Kancil & Sang Buaya
MoonShadow Stories welcomes everyone!
Storybooks prepared, awaiting hands to write in them!
All you need to make your own shadow puppets!
Tables prepared with silhouette templates for puppets.
Kamini starts the stories with Kancil & Buaya
The characters come alive through shadow ...
Puppets lined up in a row ready to come alive!
Sang Kancil & the Otter Babies comes alive on screen
Kamini creates magic and takes her audience into the jungle....
Can Kancil cross the Crocodile infested river?
The audience cheers Kancil as the mousedeer escapes!
Participants making their own shadow puppets
Carefully drawing out silhouettes
You can make ANY puppet you want!
Storybooks waiting to be written in!
A little bit of help from Kamini
Cutting out puppet shapes
Perfect playdate! Stories, puppets and balloons!
Kamini checking behind the screen!
Story of Bunnies, Puppies and Kittens ...
Six children behind our special looong screen!
Three boys plotting away!
Smiles all around!
A Mouse on a Crocodile meets another creature
Little girls make little girl puppets
Who said grown men cannot have fun with shadow puppets!
Family bonding over stories
Butterfly girl!
Some of the shadow puppets created by participants
One more crocodile joins the party!
With audience members
Posing with the story posters
With participants

World Storytelling Day 2013

Making Stories, Telling Stories!

Storytelling Performance & Craft Workshop

Date: 17 Mar 2013

3.00pm - 4.30pm

Location: The Blue Room,
The Arts House,
No:1 Old Parliament Lane

Adult (aged 15yrs and above) S$15
Child (aged 4 - 15yrs) S$10



The Arts House turns nine this year with their Literally 2013! anniversary celebrations. The theme for 2013 – Writers Party – honours  local writers and those who promote the literary arts through their various performing arts genres.

MoonShadow Stories presents their annual World Storytelling Day celebration in conjunction with The Arts House's anniversary.

No one spins a yarn quite like storyteller Kamini Ramachandran. For this special World Storytelling Day event, she will enthral you with Making Stories, Telling Stories! Immerse yourself in an afternoon of story by not only listening to stories told by Kamini but with her guiding you to make your own shadow puppets, crafting storybooks and performing too!

Note: All children must be accompanied by an adult throughout the 90-min duration.


We acknowledge and credit Mats Rhenman as the creator of the World Storytelling Day logo.