We are the storytelling animal.
— Salman Rushdie
The San Miguel Storytellers is a non-profit community organization co-sponsored by the San Miguel Literary Sala dedicated to passing down the oral tradition of storytelling in both English and Spanish to future generations in San Miguel de Allende, Mexico.
Every autumn the San Miguel Storytellers put on the San Miguel International Storytelling Festival which brings storytellers from all over the globe to Mexico.
The 2016 San Miguel International Storytelling Festival Winners:
First Prize: Jessica Morell
Second Prize: Cindy Norman & Bonnie Lee Black
Audience Favorite: Tasha Paley & Vail Kristina Smerlinder de Suarez
Most Dramatic: Tasha Paley & Jessica Morell
Most Comedic: Cindy Norman & Vail Kristina Smerlinder de Suarez