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Private performances or those in schools are not listed here.
Tall Tales in Castle Vale
Spitfire Library, Castle Vale
11.00 am – 3.30 pm
Storytelling and creative workshops for 8-12 year olds.
We need your imagination to spot story clues in Castle Vale!
What is the tale of the Castle Vale Knight?
Who might live in the wild green spaces?
Who breathes fire and where is their island?
Help us answer these questions and achieve your arts award!
Tricky Tricksters and Mischief Makers
West Bromwich Library
9.45 a.m and 10.45 a.m
Play pranks with Anansi, make up jokes with Loki, howl with Coyote and make mischief with Monkey.
Insightful trickster tales re-imagined for the 21st Century
Bournville Book Festival
Performances 10am (sold out) 11.30 and 2pm
Get creative in this highly interactive performance of traditional tales full of puppets, props, playful characters and the occasional sandwich.
Followed by a fabulously fun craft activity where you and your child can make your very own paper puppet!
Sessions take place on board a narrowboat
Ages 2-5 year olds
The Story Detectives
Walks 11am and 12.30pm
Join Professional Storyteller Pyn Stockman and Children’s Author Mandy Ross from Secret City Arts in this fun, creative look at the local area wearing your best storytelling hat!
Pssst! Meet at the the bandstand exhibition is and help Secret City create a brand new story in this interactive story walk that will be full of storytelling, riddles, puzzles and story clues inspired by the local area.
The Stories Shakespeare Told
Leamington Spa Museum and Art Gallery
Join professional Storyteller Pyn Stockman and Musician Kate Luxmoore for this lively interactive performance.
Discover some of the stories that Shakespeare would have listened to as a boy. Stories that inspired his plays.
There will be plenty of opportunities to get involved and share ideas of how you might turn these and other stories into performances just like Shakespeare did.
The session will be followed by an Art Cart craft workshop where you will get the chance to make some of the characters you heard about in the stories.
Suitable for ages 7+ (for guidance)
Children must be accompanied by an adult at all times
Please contact me with any booking requests or to discuss any projects via this contact form.
I do my upmost to respond within a day, so if you don’t hear from me with 24 hours, please feel free to use my direct email address
pynstockman at gmail dot com
I look forward to hearing from you