Fire in the North Sky: Epic Tales from Finland

10 October 2014Events Archive 3,487 Comments

With Storyteller Nick Hennessey and Musicians Anna-Kaisa Liedes, Kristiina Ilmonen and Timo Väänänen


Saturday 10th October 2015, 8pm

The Sage Gateshead

An international collaboration featuring an outstanding ensemble of artists including leading UK storyteller, Nick Hennessey and three …

Night Visit

17 September 2014Events Archive 5,006 Comments


With Sally Pomme Clayton, Panos Ghikas & Fotios Begklis

Thursday 17th September, 7.30
Northern Stage, Barras Bridge
Newcastle upon Tyne

A séance of live sounds, images, stories – summoning ghosts.

“I’d heard my Grandfather’s stories of spirits many times,but they

State of Matter

4 September 2014Events Archive 2,540 Comments


With Vergine Gulbenkian

Friday 4th September, 7.30
Chillingham Arms, Heaton
Newcastle upon Tyne

‘State of Matter’ is a show about burning – inflamed by a 17th century love-epic told by Armenian and Turkish bards, held by an Armenian wonder

Open Night – Sizzling Stories

29 August 2014Events Archive 3,077 Comments

With Various Storyteller

Friday  7th August, 7.30pm
Chillingham Arms, Heaton
Newcastle upon Tyne

What better way to while away a summer evening than sharing stories, songs, a joke or a poem with friendly folk? If you’ve never told a story …

Tale Spinning

17 July 2014Events Archive 2,675 Comments


Storytelling Festival in North Tyneside

Friday 17th – Friday 24th July
Various Venues
Whitley Bay

Tale Spinning is the first Storytelling Festival in North Tyneside. The Tale Spinning Festival is one part of the Under the Dome Festival.

Tale …