This short course introduces basic storytelling techniques using traditional tales, and goes on to look at how those skills can be used with historically based stories.
Workshop leaders: June Peters, a nationally renowned storyteller and Rich Sylvester, creator of the “Journey Through Time” Greenwich story walks
The workshop is being run three times, offering a choice of day and time:
Cost:£5 full price, £3 concessions
The workshops are part of the Greenwich Maritime Stories Project run by the Storytelling-in-Hope Club, in partnership with the Greenwich Foundation, which has been researching local, maritime stories.
The climax of the project is Yarns, Shanties and Good Red Herring, a community storytelling performance of these stories in the Admiral’s House at the Old Royal Naval College on Sunday 27 November 2005.
Workshop participants will be offered the opportunity to take part in this performance.
For more details and bookings please contact Pennie Hedge, telephone 020 8699 0675 or email."