18 Hours has produced Hastings Storytelling Festival since 2012.
The festival celebrates the artistry of storytelling through spoken word, dance, puppetry, parades, theatre, talks and digital media.
Diverse and contemporary storytellers are programmed.
Festival Patron, Sir Quentin Blake, plays an active role in shaping and directing the festival.
Hastings Storytelling Festival is supported by the Arts Council England.
The second week in November.