Monthly Archives: May 2013

Fairy tales from life

On Tuesday afternoon at Catalyst Festival I went to a storytelling workshop led by Anna O’Brien. She kicked it off with a very interesting exercise: take an incident from your life and turn it into a fairy tale. So, a childhood trip to see Carneddau Hengwm in North Wales turned into a quest to the Gates […]

Oh, oh, living in a field

Yup, living and posting in a very wet Warwickshire field. I’m sitting in a failing tent under persistent rain at Catalyst Festival at the Warwickshire Showground at Stoneleigh. I’m running my lines for Stringless Puppet Theatre’s last appearance at the Blaze children’s meeting. We’ll have done three slots overall, each one an episode from the […]