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.
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 […]
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Internationally acclaimed storyteller, Shonaleigh Cumbers has utilised the power of oral storytelling to enable communities to come together to create a new positive outlook. In May 2014, she offered this gift to the people of Christchurch through the workshop ‘Tale, Tongue, and Community’ , held at the Avon Loop Community […]
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 […]