Kamini Ramachandran (Singapore)
Director MoonShadow Stories and The Storytelling Centre Ltd
Kamini Ramachandran is a pioneer in the field of oral storytelling in Asia. Through her work in Moonshadow Stories she is known for spearheading storytelling for adult audiences. She founded the non-profit organisation The Storytelling Centre Limited to advance the art of storytelling through the Young Storytellers Mentorship Programme. She is also creative producer of StoryFest: International Storytelling Festival Singapore. Commissioned by Singapore International Festival of Arts, The Arts House, The Esplanade and other arts institutions she has travelled globally and presented her Asian stories abroad.
Kamini is a mentor and resource panellist for the National Arts Council Community Arts Residency, as well as for the NAC – LASALLE Community Arts Mentorship Programme.
On the occasion of the ASEM Cultural Festival 2021, Kamini presented a specially commissioned piece called ‘A Tale of Two Shores’, a storytelling video with narration, music and visual art illustrations.