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 folklore.

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. 

 

 

DIARY

2021

10th January - THE HAPPY PRINCE - ONLINE SUNDAY TEATIME STORY TIME

12th January - SNOW WHITE UNCENSORED - ONLINE STORYTELLING

24th January - THE STEADFAST TIN SOLDIER & THE EMPORER'S NEW CLOTHES - SUNDAY TEATIME STORY TIME

26th January - ATWOOD, CARTER AND THE BLUEBEARD ARCHETYPE - ONLINE TALK

7th February - VASILISA THE FAIR - SUNDAY TEATIME STORY TIME

9th February - THE CONTE DE FEES OF THE COMTESSE D'AULNOY - ONLINE STORYTELLING

21st February - THE LIGHT PRINCES - SUNDAY TEATIME STORYTIME

9th March - MORE TALES FROM THE TALE OF TALES - ONLINE STORYTELLING 

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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