schwuler flirtet mit frauen WHAT ARE THESE STORYTELLING EVENINGS?
Events at a private residence, usually in Paris, where a storyteller (author, entertainer, artist, musician, author, magician, opera singer, dancer, actor, expert in a particular field) tells a story around culture, lifestyle, entertainment, travel or the arts. The idea is to ENTERTAIN, AMUSE, EDUCATE, ENLIGHTEN or any combination thereof.

25-30 Storytelling aficionados who hail from across the globe attend the actual event and dinner. However, anyone from around the world can join via LIVE-STREAM and only need to click on this link HERE at the designated time. There is no charge to join and virtuala guests can ask questions and comment.
site rencontre liste WHAT IS THE DINNER MENU?

This varies with cuisines from the “four corners of the globe” and have ranged from Mexican, Italian, Lebanese, Thai, Canadian, French, Cajun, French, regional French and oftentimes fusion. Vegetarian options are available. Wine, juice, and other beverages are served as well as a selection of teas and coffee with a delightful dessert.
38 Euros which includes presentation, dinner, wine, beverages, juice, dessert, coffee and a good time. RSVP HERE
Codes sent with payment.
Yes! These events can take place at any location around the world where you can be the host and choose the Storyteller to feature. The physical event can be for your exclusive guests and others from around the wolrd can join via LIVE-STREAM. To discuss send message HERE. HOW OFTEN ARE THESE STORYTELLING EVENINGS?
Once a month usually on a Saturday. DO YOU WELCOME SUGGESTIONS FOR STORYTELLERS?

Yes!  This could be you, someone you know in Paris or someone who may be passing through.
Altre forme di pagamento sono PayPal go here NETeller, WebMoney e Moneybookers, così come i bonifici bancari.. WHO HAVE BEEN THE PREVIOUS STORYTELLERS?
See PAST EVENTS page     

Silvano Jo - Cabaret Singer

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                  Silvano Jo is an actor, dancer, singer and stage artist for over 20 years. His passion today is to perform Chanson in concert hall cafés, piano bars, cabaret venues and for the last two years chez lui in his renovated workshop/studio. This special Cabaret performance is a cross-dressed show of “Chanson Française”. Accompanied by a wonderful pianist/accordionist he takes guests on a musical Parisian journey through time, getting an overview of more than a century of French Songs. Silvano loves re-interpreting French repertory songs his own theatrical universe and during this Storytelling Evening he will perform excerpts from his show.
              His cabaret act started two years ago, but his passion for singing since childhood, listening to his vinyls and watching French « variétés » or tv shows. As he grew older he was fascinated by songs from the late 19th century and decades after.  Finding real gems, some famous, others rather unknown,  he will share these during this Storytelling Evening.  As well, he will brush a picture of French popular culture, singing and acting a selection of songs, taking us on a journey through time, telling about the singer-songwriters, the history around the songs and the different styles such as the Montmartre epoch of Yvette Guilbert and “Café Concert” (1900’s), Vaudeville era with stars like Mistinguett or Maurice Chevalier, the glorious Pigalle era (1910-20’s), and stories of the major singer/songwriters who followed like Edith Piaf and Charles Trenet (1930-40-50’s), Serge Gainsbourg and Charles Aznavour (1960-70’s).
            Dinner will be a 5-course meal with a French touch starting with champagne and canapes, followed by soup, main course, side dishes and dessert. Beverages will also include red and white wine, cremant, beer, tea and coffee. The location is at my residence and will be livestreamed on Facebook.

                                                               Yours in cabaret,
                                                                                pof rencontre homme  
Best option trades today invest                                                                            Bernadette


Next Storytellers


Nina Starsong
Jazz Chanteuse and Medium
August 5th
Details HERE
  Sarah Tullamore
Actress and Singer

SATURDAY, September 15th
Details HERE


July 21st 2018

Champagne & Appetizers

Tapenade Noir with Fig
Date & Prosciutto
Pesto & Tomato
Mozzarella, Basil and Tomato

Summer Chilled Cantaloupe Orange Soup
with hint of mint

Lemon Sorbet

Main Course
Ratatouille with Ham
Topped with Parmesan
over penne pasta
(Vegetarian Option)

Carrots, Cucumber, Zucchini, Red & Green Peppers
with herb dip

Apple Cake a la Normandie
with dollop of vanilla ice cream and splash of whipped cream

Champagne, Red & White Wine, Cremant, Beer, Juice, Coffee, Tea

The Host
Bernadette Martin

Welcome and Bienvenue! If you have read the Frequently Asked Questions on the FAQ page, many of your questions about the Storytelling Evenings may have been answered so you might ask…….what’s my story? I felt the extract below from an interview conducted by Sean Ryan – Communications Consultant gives you a snapshot. Sean has attended 17 out of 25 Storytelling Evenings.IMG_0701 2 3BD 2

Tell us about your story…where you grew up?
Originally from Los Angeles I am of Irish, German, and French descent and have lived and worked in Asia, Europe and the US.   After a first degree in French followed by an MBA from Thunderbird School of Global Management I embarked on a career in branding on the client and advertising agency side holding positions in Asia, Europe and North America. In 2002 I moved to Paris which coincided with transitioning from a corporate career to becoming an entrepreneur. Having lived in Paris since 2002 I feel truly « Euro-American ». A long distance swimmer (former long distance runner) and Bikram (hot) Yoga practitioner I find my « zen » in the H2O doing endless laps. My favorite Tibetan proverb, « Happiness is not at the end of the road, it’s the road that brings happiness ».
What is your “day” job?
As Founder of Visibility Branding   I help professionals identify, clarify and message their personal brand (online & offline) using storytelling. I am  a Personal Brand Strategist, Storyteller, eReputation Analyst and author of « Storytelling about Your Brand Online and Offline 
» These Storytelling Evenings are a brand extension of my « day job » and are a chance for me to welcome guests from all walks of life and nationalities where the common thread is a desire to hear a good story, and share an amazing meal and convivial evening together. For more on my “day” job visit my site or go the the Visibility Branding PAGE.
Why did you decide to launch your Storytelling Evenings in June 2014?
I have been an expat for most of my life, the last 14 years here in Paris.  What triggered the launch was, to use the French expression, a “concours de circonstance”.  Having moved into a larger apartment, this allowed me to welcome guests chez moi (tapping into my love for entertaining and meeting new people), as well as cook (designing menus inspired from my travels),  and more importantly provide entertainment around Storytelling… passion.
Where do you find the Storytellers?
Some approach me having heard of these events. However, for the most part they are people I know well. An example is my good friend Ayke Agus a world class pianist, violinist and author of Heifetz as I Knew Him . She will feature when she passes through Paris this year. Others are recommended or people I meet here in Paris. I have the reputation as the “networking queen’ with affiliations and membership across a range of professional and cultural associations such as Toastmasters, Professional Women’s Network, Arts & Arena, American University Clubs of France, Paris Women of Success, Project Management Institute, my alumni association Thunderbird School of Global Management and others. At events is where I often meet potential storytellers where my innate curiosity in hearing other people’s stories prompts me to ask if they would like to feature.
How do you see the future progression of these Storytelling Evenings?
I plan to continue hosting these events wherever I live and in parallel with my professional career. I do plan on keeping these events intimate, on a small scale with ever changing delightful menus and chez moi.

Past Events

Natalia Lazarus
Director, Producer, Actor and Founder of the Los Angeles Performing Arts Center
” A Picasso”

Johannes-Maria Lansche
Dancer, Choreographer, Actor and Bikram Yoga Instructor

Dr Marie Holm
Cognitive Neuroscience and Positive Psychology Researcher
“Blending Science & Spirituality”

Judith Merians
Hollywood Studio Executive, Literary Agent, and Entertainment Attorney
“Making Movies & the Marriage of Creativity & Business”


Sandy Beky
Sustainability Advocate, Founder of Kyosei Leadership
“The BUZZ on Bees”

Dr. Lorraine Tilbury
Veterinarian and Toxicologist
“Practicing Emotional Agility in your Life – an Approach Inspired by Horses”

Owen Lean
Magician, Street Performer
Stand-up Comedian


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 Bernadette Martin
T: 33 (0) 6 33 41 70 01
Normally the event location (chez moi)  is 55 Boulevard Richard Lenoir 75011 Paris, France
Easy access: across from metro Richard Lenoir line 5. Close to Bastille lines 1,5,8
Wheelchair accessible

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Visibility Branding offers career development services to Professionals, Entrepreneurs, Academic Institutions, Corporations, and Associations in the form of individual sessions, workshops, courses, modules, presentations and keynotes. These can be delivered on-site or virtually.  The “red thread” methodology that flows throughout the Visibility Branding process is based around the four C’s of a strong brand. CLARITY, COVERAGE, CONSISTENCY, CONSTANCY and the use of STORYTELLING. Selected services are the following with a full list on the Visibility Branding site HERE.

COACHING: Identifying and clarifying your personal brand (what makes you UNIQUE), as well as your direction, goals, target and Call To Action (CTA)
The BIO: Creating compelling and captivating stories and narratives for various versions of the BIO tailored to the target. Placement purposes: LinkedIn SUMMARY, site, blog, Twitter, association sites and other.
ACCOMPLISHMENT STORIES:  Creation of well-structured accomplishment stories for online (LinkedIn, site, blog, Twitter, etc.) and offline (interviews, presentations, etc.) purposes.
LINKEDIN: Profile “makeover” and training on LinkedIn with direction on optimizing your presence and advice on how to make your profile stronger.
CV/RESUME and COVER LETTER development:
VIDEO: Advise on use of video as a brand-messaging platform. This can be a VIDEO BIO with advice on script and coaching of delivery and/or Video Storytelling.
ONLINE IDENTITY or e-REPUTATION: Identification of your Online & Offline Visibility with ongoing monitoring using selected tools.
For full list of services please visit the Visibility Branding site.