Hi, I’m Pyn Stockman and I’m a professional storyteller. I work with and bring to life stories of all kinds.
I perform everything from folk and fairy tales to myths and legends.
I tell to people of all ages, in all kinds of places: Schools, libraries, hospitals, book shops, museums, woodlands, theatres, festivals and community venues.
I work regularly with Birmingham Hippodrome, City of Birmingham Symphony Orchestra and Moving Hands Theatre Company combining storytelling with theatre, music and puppetry… Read More
"A fantastic day! The storytelling inspired the children so even the most reluctant writers were keen to write ” (Sophie Desogus, Green Meadow Primary School)
“An original and enchanting re-telling of a Shakespeare classic. The perfect introduction to a “Midsummer Night’s Dream” Annette Whyley, Rookery School
" A fabulous storytelling experience” Martha Hempstead (year 5 teacher)
“I was absolutely enthralled by Pyn’s storytelling as were the families” - Librarian, Erdington Library - Summer Reading Challenge
“Wonderful, lively storytelling. A great way to engage young readers” - Parent, The Big Read
“Great story! excellent adventurous fun” - Parent, Foundry Wood, Spring Story Walk
“The show was like one I had never seen before and it was amazing” Esme aged 6 The Big Sleuth, Birmingham Cathedral.
“Phenomenal storytelling! Theatrical, dark, mesmerising.” Gavin Young, Utter Bearwood
“I was on the edge of my seat! Reminded me of Angela Carter. Loved the music too” Audience Member, Waterstones - Birmingham
“Wonderful old fashioned storytelling! Magical, colourful, mesmerising” - Audience Member (Martineau Gardens Storytelling Festival
If you would like to get in touch to book any of the work i do, or to discuss any tailor made projects, i would love to hear from you.
pynstockman at gmail dot com
All the best