Storytelling for Adults

A connection with wonder. Storytelling and consultancy for your event, festival, gallery or business. I also do training.

Vanessa from London Dreamtime created an excellent experience for us, telling a secret story in a themed private event. Her approach to choosing the right story for the theme was very diligent and resourceful. Great communication on the concepting stage with a dash of surprise. G Soikok

Excellent. Really fantastic. Turned a medical thing into an emotional concept for a woman. Healthcare professional audience member, UCL, on ‘Secrets from the Soul’, our award-winning public engagement performance at Grant Museum of Zoology

Just wanted to thank you for everything over the last couple of days – you’ve been amazing! (Late night tales for adults over three nights at Dodds Gin Soho Pop-Up Shop

I can transport you with storytelling, advise on narrative, folklore and legend- or help you to find and tell the stories you need.

Contact me here.

” I’ve heard nothing but good things about the stories … For me the first one had the most shock factor! I did not see the end coming! A really good mix of tales – well-balanced and well-executed” C. Grosvenor-Hargreaves, Lloyds Banking Group (Halloween Office Party)

Really captivating and engaging storytelling – the audience were hanging on your every word!” Gallery Late at Royal Academy of Arts

“I was an eager as a child to hear what would happen next.” – Southbank Centre Blog on ‘Girl Fawkes’ Friday Tonic

Actually quite scary, particularly given that we were about to sleep out in a wood overnight. It was everything I had hoped for. -Awesome Campouts

“Secret Storytelling” – Join us!

Vanessa and George are honoured to be included in Time Out’s  “50 Best Nights Out in London” Once a month we find a new hidden location and bring blankets and candles for stories and music under the stars. Dress warmly and listen to stories in derelict warehouses, opulent palaces, muddy foreshores, cobwebbed tunnels, urban forests or midnight cemeteries… connect with wonder get a ticket here.

An exciting evening that is a much-needed resurgence of the oral tradition.Sabotage Reviews

“I cannot think of a better way of starting the weekend.Sadie Takes the Stage review

A fantastic night … London Dreamtime has a lots of other events over the summer and I do urge you to go to at least one if you can.Badwitch review

Previous London Dreamtime events have been awarded ‘Critic’s Choice’ in Time Out London and named as one of the ‘Ten Hottest Tickets in Town’ in the London Evening Standard.

“Urban storytellers London Dreamtime invite you to swap your evening in the warm for a late night meander around the city. …It’ll be way more exiting than Netflix, promise.” Londonist

Enchanted Woolwich with Saira Niazi from Living London.
Above: Lost London.  Shot live on the evicted Heygate Estate in Elephant & Castle (now demolished) and in London’s eerie Grant Museum of Zoology

You’re a fantastic storyteller, and the way the story came across was both vivid and captivating. I’ve loved Wapping for quite sometime, but Sunday enhanced my appreciation greatly
—Carl,  audience ‘The Golem of Wapping’

Contact

For commissions, bookings or if you have any questions, email me at vanessa@londondreamtime.com.
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