CHRIS BROOKS  

Workshops, Talks and Storytelling.

Chris Brooks offers a range of courses, workshops and storytelling events which focus on the timeless wisdom contained within traditional fairy tales and the Tao Te Ching.

For many years Chris has worked as a poetic and comedic performer and led courses and workshops that explore the rudiments of spoken word performance. 

 

NEXT  EVENT

THRILLS AND FRIGHTS OF THE ARABIAN NIGHTS

ONLINE STORYTELLING

TUESDAY 29th September 8pm  £2

 

DIARY

2020

29th September - ARABIAN NIGHTS - ONLINE STORYTELLING.

4th October - THE TINDERBOX & THUMBELINA - ONLINE STORYTELLING FOR THE WHOLE FAMILY

6th October - BROTHERS GRIMM - ONLINE STORYTELLING 

22nd October - TAO TE CHING ONLINE WORKSHOP - CYCLICAL LIVING

27th October - THE CONTE DE FEES OF THE COMTESSE D'AULNOY - ONLINE STORYTELLING.

1st November - RAPUNZEL & OLD MOTHER HOLLY - ONLINE STORYTELLING FOR THE WHOLE FAMILY

10th November - THE WOODS OF MODERNITY - ONLINE TALK

24th November - THE RUSSIAN FAIRY TALES OF ALEXANDER AFANASYEV - ONLINE STORYTELLING

26th November - TAO TE CHING ONLINE WORKSHOP - EMBRACING CONTRADICTION. 

6th December - THE SNOW QUEEN - ONLINE STORYTELLING FOR THE WHOLE FAMILY

2021

21st January - TAO TE CHING ONLINE WORKSHOP - SLOWING DOWN

16th March - HANS CHRISTIAN ANDERSON - THE FAIRY TALE OUTSIDER -  TALK, TORQUAY MUSEUM 

 

"Chris Brooks offers pathos with pith, poignancy with punch. He's at a place where idealism meets absurdity. He's out to lunch but back again for tea." - MATT HARVEY, humourist, poet and author.

"Chris Brooks is a teacher who really knows his stuff. He makes learning easy, fun and original." - LUCY LEPCHANI, poet, writer and educator."

"Novice to stage ready in 8 weeks, brilliant! Thanks to Chris." - SAM PHILLIPS, Comedy Course Participant 2019.

"Chris Brooks got me performing and I've never looked back. I thoroughly recommend his workshops!" - ROBERT GARNHAM, spoken word artist and multiple slam winner.                                   

"When I attended Chris'​ comedy course I found it to be quite life-changing. I now think in a different way, life is funny, comedy is everywhere that I look - it just jumps out of no-where."​ - PAULA WHITFIELD, Comedy Course Participant 2014.

 

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