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 …

Bread and Roses: Gypsy Soul

9 July 2014Events Archive 3,143 Comments

With Pascale Konyn and Claire Tustin

Saturday 9th July, 7-11pm
The Tower Cafe, Stepney Road
Ouseburn, NE2 1TZ

From Russian Gypsy stories to Welsh Traveller tales, from the east to the west, hear adventures and misadventures of wit and humanity, …

Walking Two Feet Below The Earth

3 July 2014Events Archive 5,115 Comments

With Helen East and Rick Wilson

Friday 3rd July, 7.30
Chillingham Arms, Heaton
Newcastle upon Tyne

Our landscape is layered with stories –the more we know, the more we belong, the more we come to see the invisible heart of …


5 June 2014Events Archive 5,026 Comments

With Malcolm Green, Pat Renton and Friends

Friday 5th June, 7:30pm
Chillingham Arms, Heaton
Newcastle upon Tyne

Why do we journey? Where will it take us? Who will be our companions and who will we meet? What dangers, dilemmas and …

Storytelling and Peace

20 May 2014Events Archive 2,095 Comments

Inger Lise Oelrich

Wednesday 20th May, 7:30-9pm
Burnlaw Centre, Whitfield

Inger Lise Oelrich will host an evening exploring the role stories and storytelling can play in fostering peace in a wide variety of life situations. She will also share some …

Where The Bear Sleeps

13 May 2014Events Archive 2,782 Comments

Wednesday 13 May, 8pm
Northern Stage, Newcastle upon Tyne

Grown-up fairytales at Northern Stage
Presented by The Crick Crack Club

In 2000, Nick Hennessy entered the world championship of epic-singing in Espoo near Helsinki, performing the Kavevala (the Finnish …

Ndanifor Concert for Water

10 May 2014Events Archive 2,945 Comments

Watery Tales with A Bit Crack

Sunday 10th May, 4:30-7:45pm
St Teresa’s Church, Heaton
Newcastle upon Tyne

Watery Tales with A Bit Crack storytellers Malcolm Green and Chris Bostock. 4:30pm at King John’s Palace, Heaton Park.
£3 children, adults free…

The Thorn in the King’s Foot

1 May 2014Events Archive 2,659 Comments

Chris Bostock 

Friday 1st May, 7.30pm
Chillingham Arms, Heaton
Newcastle upon Tyne

Curses, crises, crowns and reconciliation.

Drawing on folk tales from near and far, Chris invites you to join him for a evening of dreaming and scheming. Your help …