Backstage at the Beeb – Recording the Snowdon Trust Charity Appeal

In 2004, the Snowdon Trust helped me when I was raising money to study for my MA in Voice Studies at Central School Of Speech & Drama. The Snowdon Trust are a charity set up by Lord Snowdon to help disabled students in further and higher education who are working towards a professional goal. And they were such […]

FREE Storytelling Sessions at William Morris Gallery, Walthamstow

Of course, we all associate William Morris with fabrics, and if I say “African textiles” you’re probably already imagining rich colours and sophisticated designs. This Easter the beautiful William Morris Gallery in Walthamstow have invited me to tell African Folk Stories in connection with their current exhibition. Social Fabric – African Textiles Today explores the beautiful […]

Imagine Children’s Festival, Royal Festival Hall, London

On Monday morning, 15th Feb, at the Royal Festival Hall in London, I ran an hour long session for blind children and their siblings at the Imagine Festival. My brief was to involve the children in a highly interactive storymaking session. This would draw on previous work I’ve done in Norfolk with blind children on behalf […]