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Simon Heywood & Shonaleigh: Out of the Silence

Atrium Theatre, University of South Wales, Cardiff, CF24 2XF. The forgotten story of the sixteen thousand who refused to kill, and the last in a series of events in collaboration with the University of South Wales’ George Ewart Evans Centre for Storytelling, exploring what drives us to tell the particular stories […]


Event: Out Of The Silence

The forgotten story of the sixteen thousand who refused to kill Out of the Silence is a storytelling performance by Simon Heywood and Shonaleigh Cumbers, drawing on first hand accounts of the lives of the conscientious objectors of the First World War and bringing their experiences to life in a […]


A Sky Full of Stories : Weekend Storytelling Course

When: August 11, 2017 @ 7:30 pm – August 13, 2017 @ 3:30 pm
Where: Emerson College, Forest Row, East Sussex, RH18 5JX, UK

with Simon Heywood and Shonaleigh. In search of stories and inspiration, some people look around; some look within. How often do we think to look … up? The greatest source of wonder any of us will ever know awaits our attention in infinitely patient silence – over our heads. She[…]


Press Resources

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Turning the Tide 2016

Tuesday, October 11, 2016 until Saturday, October 15, 2016 In the winter of 1968 three Hull trawlers sank in Arctic waters. The loss of 58 men devastated the close-knit fishing community of Hessle Road. For the first time in their history the fishermen’s wives took action. They marched, campaigned and […]


War and Conscience: Choices Then and Now

“Out of the Silence” The story of Conscientious Objectors, based on their first-hand accounts, letters and diaries of World War One. With Simon Heywood and Shonaleigh. No children under 12yrs. Macclesfield Library, Cheshire Suite, Friday 26 February at 19:30. View Original Listing


First Chanukah Podcast, 2012

Last year, on the first night of Chanukah, I told the family the story of the first meeting between King Solomon and that Queen of Sheba. The hoopoe delivers the message to a stunned King Solomon that there is a land where they have never heard of him, and, even […]