Once Upon A Time...

Scottish Storyteller, Calum Lykan, is the perfect choice if you are organizing any event or festival large or small. He really connects with the people and leaves them feeling alive.

 

Calum is a passionate Storyteller who injects his stories with Scottish charm and wit. Throughout his performances his audiences just love his tales and allow him to take them away to faraway lands.

Here are just a select few performances Calum has been involved in. A full list is available on request

Storytelling 

 

  • It's all in the Kilt, and other Scottish Tales Victoria, British Columbia, Canada

  • Brave & Free, Traditional Tales of Scotland 

        Parksville, British Columbia, Canada

  • Tales In the Hamlets, Fathers Day Tales

        Airdrie, Alberta, Canada

  • Outlander Day, Jacobite Tales & History

        Sherwood Park Library, Sherwood Park, Canada 

  • The Who Knows Variety Show

        Ironwood Grill, Calgary, Canada

  • World Storytelling Day, Wise Fools

        Church of Redeemer, Calgary, Canada

  • Vikings at the Hamlets, Viking Tales                        Airdrie, Alberta, Canada

  • Fifth Annual Variety Show to Cure Cancer

        Loose Moose, Calgary, Alberta, Canada

  • Media Lab YYC, Brave & Free

        Calgary, Alberta, Canada

  • Shelf life Books, Back Alley Tales

        Calgary, Alberta, Canada

  • One Yellow Rabbit, Trophy Storytelling Event 

        Calgary, Alberta, Canada

  • Calgary Farmers Market, Christmas Tales

        Calgary, Alberta, Canada

  • Calgary Story Slam, Storytelling Competition

        Calgary, Alberta, Canada

  • Tales from the Living Tree, Canadian Stories

        Calgary, Alberta, Canada

  • Wainwright Haunted Hotel, Ghostly Tales

        Wainwright, Alberta, Canada

  • Spine tingling Tales, Ghostly Tales

        Edmonton Cemetery, Edmonton, Alberta, Canada

  • Late Night at the Plaza, Headline Storyteller

        Plaza Theater, Calgary, Alberta, Canada

  • Scottish Bedtime Stories, CD launch

        Loose Moose Theater, Calgary, Alberta, Canada

  • Calgary Farmers Market, Scottish Tales

        Calgary, Alberta, Canada

  • Apples from Heaven, Tales of Love & Hope

        Church of Redeemer, Calgary, Alberta, Canada

  • Shelf life Books, Bloody Scotland

        Calgary, Alberta, Canada

  •  Dick Institute Library, Heroic Tales of Scotland Kilmarnock, Ayrshire, Scotland

  • Lifecare Centre, Historical Edinburgh Tales

        Edinburgh, Scotland, UK

  • Royal Concert Hall, Dark History of Scotland    Nottingham, England, UK

  • Cafe Voices, Traditional Tales of Scotland

        Scottish Storytelling Center, Edinburgh, Scotland

  • RCAHMS Dig It, Tales of the Clyde

        Biggar, Scotland, UK

  • Guid Crack Club, Guest Storyteller 

        Waverley Bar, Edinburgh, Scotland, UK

Schools & Libraries

  • Okotoks Public Library, Winter Tales

        Okotoks, Alberta, Canada

  • Vermillion Elementary School, Brave & Free

        Vermillion, Alberta, Canada

  • Millarville Community School, Brave & Free

        Millarville, Alberta, Canada

  • Bonnyville Library, Brave & Free

        Bonnyville, Alberta, Canada

  • Smith School, Brave & Free

        Smith, Alberta, Canada

  • CJ Schurter Elementary School, Scots Wha Hae

        Slave Lake, Alberta, Canada

  • Slave Lake Library, Brave & Free

        Slave Lake, Alberta, Canada

  • Flatbush Community Complex, Its all in the Kilt

        Flatbush, Alberta, Canada

  • Irma School K-12, Brave & Free

        Irma, Alberta, Canada

  • St Jerome Catholic School, Brave & Free

        Vermillion, Alberta, Canada 

  • Marwayne School, Brave & Free

        Marwayne, Alberta, Canada

  • Gracemount High School, Gruesome & Grisly Tales

        Gracemount, Edinburgh, UK

  • Caraway School, Brave & Free

        Edmonton, Alberta, Canada

  • George Watson College, Scots Wha Hae

        Edinburgh, Scotland, UK

  • Balerno High School, Gruesome & Grisly Tales

        Edinburgh, Scotland, UK

House Concerts

  • MacDonalds & Friends, It's All in the Kilt

        Brooks, Alberta, Canada

  • New Years Event 

        Calgary, Alberta, Canada

Festivals

  • Christmas at the Meadery, Winter Tales

        Okotoks, Alberta, Canada

  • Time Island Medieval Faire, Historical Tales

         Millarville, Alberta, Canada

  • Enchanted Okotoks, Brave & Free

        Okotoks, Alberta, Canada

  • DA Downtown, Witchy & Wizardy Tales

        Red Deer, Alberta, Canada

  • Gathering of the Clans, Tales of the Clans

        Sedgewick, Alberta, Canada

  • Calgary Medieval Faire, Brave & Free

        Calgary, Alberta, Canada

  • Edmonton Kids Fringe, Its Hammer Time 

        Edmonton, Alberta, Canada

  • Create Kids Festival, Its Hammer Time

        Calgary, Alberta, Canada

  • Norwegian Laft Hus, Its Hammer Time

        Red Deer, Alberta, Canada

  • Drayton Valley Medieval Faire, Its All in the Kilt

        Drayton Valley, Alberta, Canada

  • Flagstaff Scottish Club's Tartan Day, Brave & Free Sedgewick, Alberta, Canada

  • Harry Potter Day Okotoks, Witchy & Wazardy Tales

        Okotoks, Alberta, Canada

  • Edmonton Fringe Festival, It's All in the Kilt  Edmonton. Alberta, Canada

  • Brooks Medieval Faire, Brave & Free

        Brooks, Alberta, Canada 

  • Calgary Fringe Festival, It's all in the Kilt 

        Calgary, Alberta, Canada

  • Windy Castles Medieval Faire, Brave & Free  Lethbridge, Alberta, Canada 

  • Cochrane Medieval Day, Brave & Free

        Cochrane, Alberta, Canada

  • Vikings In the Streets, Its Hammer Time

        Viking, Alberta, Canada

  • Horde at the Hive, Its Hammer Time

        Chinook Honey Farm, Okotoks, Alberta, Canada

  • Perth Amber Festival, Tales from the Land

        Dunkeld, Perthshire, Scotland

  • International Storytelling Festival, Brave & Free

        Edinburgh, Scotland, UK

Emcee & Hosting

  • Hex Calgary & Screamfest

        Calgary, Alberta, Canada

  • Time Island Medieval Faire

        Millarville, Alberta, Canada

  • Calgary Medieval Faire

        Calgary, Alberta, Canada

  • Drayton Valley Medieval Faire

        Drayton Valley, Alberta, Canada

  • Flagstaff Scottish Club's Tartan Day

        Sedgewick, Alberta, Canada

  • Canadian Storytellers Conference

        Edmonton, Alberta, Canada

  • Scottish Bedtime Stories

        Calgary, Alberta, Canada

  • Cochrane Book Bash

        Cochrane Library, Cochrane, Canada

  • Good Knights Feast

        Three Hills, Alberta, Canada

  • Guardian Travel Awards

        Edinburgh, Scotland, UK

  • Dream Escapes Outlander Press Event

        Queensferry, Scotland, UK

  • Adventures by Disney Brave Tours

        Edinburgh, Scotland, UK

  • Storytelling Supper, The Story of Scotland  

        Edinburgh, Scotland, UK

  • Clan History & Stories

        Caledonian Hotel, Edinburgh, Scotland, UK

Robert Burns Events

  • Talking of Rabbie (condensed version)

        Calgary, Alberta, Canada

  • The Immortal Memory

        Sylvan Lake, Alberta, Canada

  • Talking of Rabbie 

        Calgary, Alberta, Canada

  • Tales from the Land of Burns

        Edmonton, Alberta, Canada

  • Tales from the Land of Burns 

        Sherwood Park, Edmonton, Alberta, Canada

  • The Immortal Memory

        Edinburgh, Scotland,UK

Public Speaking

  • Talking of Rabbie 

        Calgary Winter Club, Calgary, Alberta, Canada

  • Storytelling in the Digital Age

        Wordpress Conference, Calgary, Alberta, Canada

  • Morning Opening Speaker

        SOC Conference, Edmonton, Alberta, Canada

  • Jacobite History and Outlander 

        Dream Escapes Event, Queensferry, Scotland

  • The Story of Scotland, Private Event

        Edinburgh, Scotland, UK

  • History of the Clans, Private Event

        Caledonian Hotel, Edinburgh, Scotland, UK

Mentoring 

  • TedX YYC - Speaker Coach mentor

        TedX YYC, Calgary, Alberta, Canada

Workshops

  • The Spontaneous Storyteller

        Sylvan Lake , Alberta, Canada

  • Becoming a Storyteller: Its a Business

        Peterborough, Ontario, Canada

Radio

  • Storytellers of Canada Radio, Random Shows

        Calgary, Alberta, Canada

  • CJSW Radio Interview, Cd Launch 

        Calgary, Alberta, Canada

  • CBC Radio Interview, Cd Launch

        Calgary, Alberta, Canada

  • CBC Radio Interview, Robert Burns Talk

        Calgary, Alberta, Canada

  • CBC Radio Interview, Bloody Scotland Promo

        Calgary, Alberta, Canada

 

Podcast's

  • It's All in the Kilt                                                      Calgary, Alberta, Canada

  • The Bothy Storytelling Podcast

        Calgary, Alberta, Canada

  • Capturing Legacies Podcast, Guest Interview

        Calgary, Alberta, Canada

  • Inside the Goblin Universe, Guest Interview

        Calgary, Alberta, Canada

  • Paranormal Heart Podcast, Guest Interview

        Calgary, Alberta, Canada

CD's Created

  • Calum Lykan's Scottish Bedtime Stories, Volume Calgary Alberta, Canada

Television Spots

  • Global TV News, Horde at the Hive Promo

        Calgary, Alberta, Canada

Such a lovely and entertaining man, great knowledge of history, good sense of humor, a pleasure to listen to. Highly recommended.

 

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