Spoken Word of SidMouth presents Storyteller Shonaleigh Cumbers “The Tower of Bagel” In medieval Odessa, a humble Jewish baker, Lemuel, takes in a foundling. But the boy has no tongue. His lifelong silence holds many secrets – which begin to come to light as the boy grows to manhood. Before […]
The Tower of Bagel @ 7:30 pm-11:00 pm
Story Tailors @ 8:00 pm Marsden Library, Mechanic’s Hall This month StoryTailors present an evening of fantastic storytelling from Shonaleigh Cumbers and Simon Heywood in the telling of THE TOWER OF BAGEL which was commissioned in 1998 for the UK’s leading storytelling festival, Festival at the Edge.
The Tower of Bagel @ 7:00 pm-10:00 pm The SWAN Club, Newhampton Inn, Wolverhampton, WV6 0DW A man in search of his voice A woman in search of her only son A queen in search of her freedom A world in search of its bread Telephone No.: 01902 745773
27th November 2009, 7.30-10.00pm Shonaleigh Cumbers, renowned storyteller, spins a tale of dark dreams, bright hopes and a child’s cradle made of pastry. Drawn from Jewish history and lore we find circuses, sign language, love, loss and the invention of the bagel. View Original Article
Shonaleigh Cumbers, renowned storyteller, spins a tale of dark dreams, bright hopes and a child’s cradle made of pastry. Drawn from Jewish history and lore we find circuses, sign language, love, loss and the invention of the bagel. Not everything fairy is sweetness and light. These are the dark tales […]
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 […]
Saturday 28th November 2009 Following her “Tower of Bagel” performance at the “Three Heads in Well” Adult Storytelling Circle the evening before Shonaleigh will be in Ewell Village again for this Voice Workshop. Shonaleigh says that: “We will be covering basic vocal technique because “the worst story to be told […]