What I’ve been up to: An appearance on BBC TV News– performing The Snow Queen and discussing fairytales… curating & hosting an afternoon of storytelling with Guy Garvey for Meltdown at the Southbank Centre… special commission for Fulbright Scholars visiting Kings … “UnRipped” about the women of the 1888 Whitechapel Murders, Royal College of Music summer school…“The Restless Bones” (part of London Month of the Dead
Coming up: “Boxes of Dreams” at the V&A… overseas storytelling: A week in Sharjah UAE for the Sharjah Children’s Reading Festival. Greek myths at Sadlers Wells… Speak with angels: “The Secret Journey of Doctor Dee” in Mortlake. Starlit highwayman adventures (for adults only) in a secret location in Richmond…
Read/listen: Click to hear a storytelling project for Selfridges. My blog about storytelling in schools for the National Literacy Trust. Podcast about storytelling and London’s Heygate Estate for the Londonist. Interactive ghost walking tour for the Guardian. The Thinker’s Garden wrote about us here. Interview in The Simple Things. Top storytelling tips for ArthritisResearchUK.
previously… family stories for Royal Academy of Arts, ‘Other Worlds after Dark‘ for adults at the British Academy of Arts and Sciences…’Queen Caroline’s Garden Party‘ for Kensington Palace… Various with National Geographic…a special birthday commission for the Unicorn Theatre… christmas performance in the ballroom of the Mandarin Oriental Hotel Hyde Park…ten days of fairytales in an isolated Italian castle, and much, much more.