Waldorf School from Rijeka in Ogulin

The Waldorf School of Rijeka, third and fourth grades with their teachers Maja, Iva and assistant Dunja, and one mother Darija, visited Ogulin on 21st October 2020. The trip was conceived to get to know Ogulin and the surroundings in […]

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Ogulin Fairy Tale Festival 2020 review

In Ogulin this year, as an exceptional year celebrating the town’s 520th anniversary of its founding, the Ogulin Fairy Tale Festival and the Igra Kolo review of original folklore of Karlovac County were both held on the same weekend. The […]

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The Ogulin Fairy Tale Festival and Igra Kolo 2020

The Ogulin Fairy Tale Festival and Igra Kolo upon the 520th founding of the town of Ogulin The town Ogulin celebrates its own special day on 14th September – the Day of the Exaltation of the Holy Cross. On the […]

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Ema Božičević – The Witch

Ema Božičević was born in Ogulin on 18th February 1879 and she died in Zagreb on 1st December 1942. Her maiden name was Krajnović, in 1903 she married a mathematics professor named Juraj Božičević, who also came from the surroundings […]

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The tale The Witch on Klek

As part of the Summer in Ogulin programme, the Tourist Board of the Town of Ogulin treated mountaineers and visitors on Klek mountain to the narration of a fairy tale. For this occasion, I chose the fairy tale Vještica (The […]

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About Fairy Tales

We all know a little bit about fairy tales and folk stories. I am not a theorist of fairy tales or literature, I am a narrator, a storyteller. Nevertheless, working in this field practically for eight years already I have […]

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Reygoch on the Fairytrail

The association for the promotion storytelling and creative arts Vilinput (Fairytrail) was founded in 2014. Its founders are Irena Vukoja, Erika Katačić Kožić and Sandra Vukoja. On 12th December 2019, I was asked to take part in a storytelling event […]

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The Fifth Sarajevo Festival of Fairy Tales

From 1st – 15th November this year the Fifth Fairy Tale Festival for children and adults was held in Sarajevo, the capital of Bosnia and Hercegovina. It brings with it storytelling performances for children and adults, workshops for parents, educators, […]

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