Storytelling

Your gorgeous stories …

Your gorgeous stories ... If they are in the attic - there is no time like the present ... By the way, anything goes.  Fiction or non.  A school trip or a story about someone you know.  A story about a new baby or spring.  I want to read all of it! Tomorrow's story is… Continue reading Your gorgeous stories …

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My Story Book

It's been ages since I have written anything on my meagre blog.  It's been a long year!  Anyway, I have been clearing out my dad's loft.  This is the kind of activity I do when everyone else seems to be on some fantastic adventure.  I did, however, go on my own little adventure.  I found… Continue reading My Story Book

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Acting On Impulse – changing lives

Another powerful session with the folks from Acting on Impulse.  We are a charity working with vulnerable and marginalised adults in Manchester.  We do drama, make lasting friendships, and build confidence and self worth.  We make films too. In a few weeks we will be shooting our next film and the participants are getting stronger… Continue reading Acting On Impulse – changing lives

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Acting On Impulse

Hi.  Acting on Impulse (AOI) is a brilliant charity making film and creating theatre with vulnerable adults in Manchester. We are still going strong. Our next project starts October 2016 at The Mustard Tree Manchester. We run fortnightly drama workshops culminating in a 3 day shoot and later a premiere of all our work at… Continue reading Acting On Impulse

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Thank you to the lovely Mandarin Children!

I had a lovely day working with an interpreter and children from China at The RSC. "The session you ran was wonderful and the children adored it. They had been a little reserved in the morning but you really brought them out of their shell and they were so enthusiastic all week. The session really… Continue reading Thank you to the lovely Mandarin Children!

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Play In A Day – The Tempest

If you are free next Monday 24th Oct and have an enthusiastic young person aged 8 to 12 years - I will be doing Play In A Day at the RSC with a performance at the end of the day.   It's an all day event and parents do not stay for the sessions for… Continue reading Play In A Day – The Tempest