Shonaleigh is an internationally respected narrator and tradition keeper. She was born in the Netherlands and she grew up in England. She is a Drut’syla, a narrator in the Jewish tradition. This oral tradition of remembering and telling thousands of traditional stories has been passed through generations of Jewish women[…]
Storytelling in an 18th century working watermill. A great venue for grown up storytelling in Leicestershire Shepshed Watermill, Mill Farm, Hathern Road, Shepshed, near Loughborough, LE12 9RP. Booking advisable.
Brighton Storytellers is thrilled to present an evening of storytelling for adults from the world-renowned tradition bearer and storyteller Shonaleigh Cumbers. “Trust is important”, she said. “Can I trust you?” he replied. “Can you afford not to?” “This is not sad; it is a change, a letting go, from which […]
A FANTASY of a far-away forest and an extraordinary tale is coming to life. Well-known and well-loved teller of extraordinary tales, Shonaleigh Cumbers returns to the Story Café at Bridport Arts Centre on Friday May 20 for the fourth year running. Shonaleigh Cumbers brings the story of The Opal Forest, […]
Last chance to catch this story in the UK for 12 years! Shonaleigh is truly one of Europe’s leading storytellers. Having learned the Drut’syla tradition from the age of four, she carries thousands of oral stories from the Jewish tradition and shares their magic, mystery and wisdom with audiences around[…]
This page contains information of use to anyone writing articles about or promoting Shonaleigh’s events. General Information Please note that the Shonaleigh web site and email addresses changed on 1st August 2017. The new addresses are shown below:- Web site: www.shonaleigh.uk Events Diary: www.shonaleigh.uk/diary (Download .ICS File) Email Address for […]