“There is a magic in storytelling, an art that in many places and in many peoples’ hearts has been forgotten. Or maybe it’s just shadowed by the business of daily life? There is something beautiful in it, a calmness, an escape, a treasure – a safe return home.”
Audience feedback for Patched and Mended, performed at Huddersfield Town Hall for Kirklees Library Services
Giles Abbott is an award winning storyteller and an experienced vocal coach. He tells stories for all ages at club nights, festivals and schools. He provides storytelling workshops for children to increase literacy, promote team working and to inspire imagination. For adults his workshops give confidence and to remind us how to create and tell compelling story, helping anyone to lose themselves, find themselves, in the worlds evoked by our words. He has worked with major companies such as ITV and Red Bull using vocal skills to enhance presentations and speechwriting as well as teaching voice at drama schools. He is also available for voiceover work.