Sheila Wee

 

Member profile details

Membership level
1 PROFESSIONAL
First name
Sheila
Last name
Wee
Photo
Professional:
Yes
Country of Residence
Singapore
City/Town of Residence
SIngapore
Storytelling Website
Preferred Audience
  • Preschool
  • Primary
  • Teenage
  • Adult
  • Seniors
  • Special Needs
  • Corporate/Organisation
Preferred Audience Size
  • Up to 1000
Languages I tell in
English
My first paid performance was in (year)
1999
Performing Experience
Scottish International Storytelling Festival 2004, performed in an evening story concert at St Cecilia’s Hall, Edinburgh.

Opened the 2005 Singapore Ministry of Communication and the Arts PR Academy Conference, Collective Wisdom: The Power of Public Consultation with a specially commissioned story on public consultation.

Performed at the international Storytellers Showcase, (Singapore) in 2002, 2003, 2004, 2005, 2206, 2007, 2008, 2011.

Commissioned to create and perform a story for the 2012 Ministry of Education's ( Singapore) Racial Harmony Forum.

Commissioned to create and perform a story on global warming by the WWF (Worldwide Fund for Nature ( Singapore) in 2017.
International Experience
Scottish International Storytelling Festival, Edinburgh, Scotland. (2004)

Society for Storytelling Conference, UK. (2008)

Chester Literature Festival, UK. (2010)

Malaysia International Storytelling Festival, Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia. (2012)

Hong Kong Bureau of Education - workshops for teachers (2011) workshops for students (2012 & 2014).

Under the Aalamaram International Storytelling Festival, Bangalore, Chennai & Pune - India, (2015)

Festival Dongeng Internasional Indonesia, Jakarta, Bogor and Bandung (2016)

Peace Tales Festival, Bangkok Thailand. (2016 & 2017)

PACAE Seminars on Storytelling for Values Education, Baguio & Davao, Philippines. (2017)

Mini Sigana Storytelling Festival, Nairobi, Kenya (2017)
My Style
I tell to adults, teens and children and am adept at varying my storytelling style according to my audience. My storytelling has been described variously as warm, engaging, elegant and captivating.
My Repertoire
  • Stories from my culture
  • Asian folktales
  • World stories
  • Stories I have created
  • Myths & legends
  • Historical stories
Area(s) of Focus
  • Education
  • Heritage
  • Organisational
  • Peace
3 favourite workshops that I conduct
Introduction to Storytelling Workshop (since 1999)

Story Power: An Introduction to Organisational Storytelling (since 2010)

Integrating Storytelling Strategies in the Early Childhood Classroom (since 2016)
Publicity Headshot
Photo 2: You Telling
Photo 3: You Telling

important notice regarding your membership renewal in 2021

Please note:  we are transitioning our membership fee from a year; based on the date you joined, to a calendar year starting on July 1st. This ties in with our financial year and makes our accounting much simpler.

Therefore, FOR THIS YEAR ONLY, you have two choices for your renewal:

a) if your membership is due for renewal BEFORE 30 June, 2021. you can pay a pro-rated fee until May 31st plus a regular one-year membership feeThis is our preferred option: it gives you one free month subscription (June), and we are also including in this package a FREE VOUCHER (value $5) to view one of our archived webinar recordings.

b) if your membership is due for renewal between July 1 - 31 December 2021 you can pay a pro-rated fee until May 31st 2022 plus a regular one-year membership fee to June 2023This is our preferred option: it gives you one free month subscription (June), and we are also including in this package a FREE VOUCHER (value $5) to view one of our archived webinar recordings.

NOTE: in order to take advantage of either option, please request a manual invoice.

If you auto renew you will automatically be charged the full year fee even though your membership is only renewed to June 2021!) 

REQUEST MANUAL INVOICE

When requesting your invoice, please help me by stating your membership category (professional, community, young, NRA etc). The pro-rated renewal fee is based on the month your renewal falls due.

From 2022 onwards, every membership will renew from July 1, and we will revert to auto renewals.

Best regards,

Roger Jenkins


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