Mimesis Heidi Dahlsveen

Artist - Mimesis Heidi Dahlsveen

One of Europe’s most formidable storytellers, Mimesis Heidi Dahlsveen is one of the pioneers of the European storytelling movement.

She has worked as a professional storyteller in Norway and internationally since 1996, and has appeared at local, national and international festivals and conferences and tours her performances of re-imagined Norse mythology to festivals throughout Europe. Her main focus is to make traditional stories contemporary. In 2008 she published an introductory book in storytelling and a new book in 2019 focusing on personal stories. Currently she is also working within the European “common ground common future project”. She is associate professor in oral storytelling at Oslomet – metropolitan university and teaches the art of storytelling at bachelor and master. Heidi invites you to enter the absurd, brutal and touching world of Norse mythology.

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