your questions on Storytelling as a Performing Art - Theory.
Try Richard Bauman - Story, Performance, Event or Verbal Art as Performance - both from a folklorists perspective, but relevant to the stage tradition.
Mike Wilson - Storytelling and Theatre - recent book from the UK, I disagree with some of the political aspects - but it is interesting in terms of emerging theory
Who Says! Essays on Contemporary Storytelling Birch and Heckler Eds, US based collection of theories
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