STORYTELLING

The following events are all produced in association with CREATIVE CULTURE SOUTH WEST.

www.creativeculturesw.co.uk

 

 BASILE'S TALE OF TALES - ONLINE STORYTELLING   £2

Tuesday 4th August 8pm

Frightening funny, hilariously scary, comically gruesome and all with a heart of the purest gold, the fairy tales of Giambattista Basile are all of these things and much more. Recorded two hundred years before the Grimms, the Neopolitan poet Basile's collection of fairy tales are a thousand moons in distance from the sugar-coated versions that most of us know today.

Chris Brooks presents a selection of Basile's most audacious fairy tales contained within Basil'e own frame narrative.

FOR GROWN UPS ONLY!

 

BASILE'S TALE OF TALES
2.00 GBP

Online storytelling

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THE FACETIOUS NIGHTS OF STRAPAROLA - ONLINE STORYTELLING   £2

Tuesday 1st September 8pm

The Italian Giovanni Francesco Straparola is the Godfather of the European literary fairy tale tradition with his Facetious Nights being first prublished in the 1550s.  His tales are comical, bold, romantic and scary in equal measure and are as relevant today as they've ever been.

Chris Brooks presents a selection of Straparola's most adventurous tales contained within the Facetious Nights inventive frame narrative.   

FOR GROWN UPS ONLY!

THE FACEITIOUS NIGHTS
2.00 GBP

Online storytelling

Chris has been telling stories professionally for over twenty years. In that time he has visited countless schools, libraries, arts venues, festivals, pubs, clubs and cubbyholes to weave narratives and spin yarns.

If you wish to book Chris to tell some tales email chrisbrookscomedy@gmail.com or phone 07825411030.

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