Heidi Dahlsveen has worked as a professional storyteller nationally and internationally since 1996. She has told in places such as The Barbican Center, London, Royal National Theatre – London and in several festivals in Europe. Her main focus is to make traditional stories contemporary. Besides telling, Heidi is employed as assistant professor in Storytelling at Oslo and Akershus University College of Applied Sciences. In 2008 she published an introductory book in storytelling.